the challenge of Togo where poverty rhymes with deforestation

Day and night, Komlatsè Koto watches with a vigilance committee over the forest of their village in southern Togo, to prevent one day it turns into a huge clearing or disappears completely. Because for years, the inhabitants of the village of Ando-Kpomey, 65 km north of Lomé, have anarchically cut the trees of this equatorial … Read more

Auch-Gers airport committed to reducing its carbon footprint

” For this first step, we have to present the balance sheet of our consumption of electricity, water, fuel… We had to ask all the people involved at the airport, which took a little time. The most interesting will be stage 2 where we will look for ideas to gradually save our carbon footprint, and … Read more

The “flight tracking” of billionaires, a tool to denounce climate injustices

Published on : 08/08/2022 – 17:24 On social networks, accounts that offer their subscribers to follow the private jet journeys of billionaires online are increasingly popular. A way to put pressure on these big bosses or pop stars, summoned to revise downwards their lifestyle and the carbon footprint that accompanies it. July 18, 2022, Vincent … Read more

Protecting the environment, helping seniors get back on their bikes, saving lives at sea… Four ideas for action

♦ Support rescuers at sea Rescuers at sea will renew their entire fleet of 140 boats over the next ten years. To cover the proven needs of 100 million euros, their association, the SNSM, 70% funded by donations from individuals, launched a donation campaign on its website in early June. The first boat order will … Read more

The Business Booster, the meeting place for industrialists and energy start-ups, September 28-29

Meet start-ups and discover new solutions Participating in The Business Booster, in Lisbon, means meeting more than 150 European start-ups, some of which are “pitching” places. There will be new shoots pre-selected in 2022 by EIT InnoEnergy: ECOP will present its high-temperature heat pump for industrial applications, SUENA will put artificial intelligence at the service … Read more

Purchasing power law promises more shale gas and coal

The discussions were to end on Wednesday July 20 in the evening. Consideration of the bill on purchasing power by the National Assembly was finally extended by 24 hours. The debates are stormy on the first part of the text, which concerns the remuneration of employees. Will the energy measures, which should be discussed this … Read more

the challenge of Togo where poverty rhymes with deforestation

Day and night, Komlatsè Koto watches with a vigilance committee over the forest of their village in southern Togo, to prevent it from turning into a huge clearing or disappearing completely. Because for years, the inhabitants of the village of Ando-Kpomey, 65 km north of Lomé, have anarchically cut the trees of this equatorial forest … Read more

“An excellent anti-pollution supplement”: this new robot cleans the Santa Lucia port in Saint-Raphaël

A vacuum. One engine, two floats, the idea seems simple and yet it had to be invented. And adapt the pump to perfect depollution, offering cleaner ports to users. Created by a French company, the DPol has just appeared in the new port of Saint-Raphaël. It sucks up the liquid, at a rate of 26,000 … Read more

At the end of the Paris-Nice flight, the pilot slips up at the microphone and attacks the “green militias” on the consumption of the planes

The landing was under control. The microphone output a little less. June 2, end of the Air France Nice-Paris flight. The pilot speaks, as reported on Twitter Christine Ollivier, journalist at JDD. “He specifies at the microphone that the fuel consumption of the flight represented” 24 liters per passenger. See, that’s what air transport is: … Read more

Blue carbon, a way to remove greenhouse gases from which some countries benefit

Published on : 07/29/2022 – 08:25 Blue carbon, carbon released and stored by plants on the coasts, is increasingly presented as one of the solutions to global warming. It is a means of removing some of the greenhouse gases emitted by man from the atmosphere. But here it is, a new scientific study published in … Read more