01 Apr '11, 11am

The best green April Fools stories from around the web

James Inhofe apologises for calling global warming a hoax Triple Pundit reckons the world's most notorious climate sceptic has seen the light, telling a shocked Senate: "My behaviour and judgement have been in grave error regarding the reality and urgency of global warming - climate change - and the validity of the science." We would love it if this did happen, but we're pretty sure hell is yet to freeze over. Coalition plans tax on fresh air to 'help improve environment' The Mirror has news that the coalition has finally made good on its pledge to increase the proportion of green taxes through a levy on the "finite resource" that is clean air. Apparently, "rural folk will have to cough up the most under the new charge - already dubbed a gasp bill - while those living in our polluted cities will be expected to pay less". New Zealand firm introduces airport weigh-in desk In...

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mnn.com 01 Apr '11, 3am

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businessgreen.com 04 Apr '11, 1am

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treehugger.com 01 Apr '11, 9pm

Why I'm optimistic about this public registry. By the time the fracking fluid registry goes live, smart participants - esp...

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treehugger.com 05 Apr '11, 4pm

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businessgreen.com 04 Apr '11, 12pm

The World Bank is planning to cut funding for fossil fuel plants to all but the poorest countries, and will instead emphas...