No EIA. Johor Coastal Reclamation Projects Underway

In 2014 Johor, which lies just East of Singapore started two massive land reclamation projects at 1,410 hectares and 1,817 hectares located in the Johor Straits. Johor is a state in Malaysia which borders Singapore. Why was this a project of concern? Malaysia did not provide an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) before breaking ground. Conducting …

Decarbonizing from China’s biggest players

China’s most carbon intensive industries are planning to cut down on their carbon emissions. Since September 2020 when President Xi Jinping announced that China would aim to peak emissions before 2030 and reach carbon neutrality by 2060, some of China’s biggest companies have committed to new climate targets to meet that national goal. The 3 …

Climate Change is Real

UN IPCC – United Nations International Panel on Climate Change The latest IPCC Report: Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis Climate change is widespread and intensifying We need strong and sustained cuts in greenhouse gas emissions Climate commitments from countries fall short of what is needed Best models show a global temerature rise of …