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Environment activists point out that destroying the valleys and particularly altering the freshwater streams' ecosystems by installing hydroelectric plant will mean the owls are no longer able to feed themselves. Whether sea otters in the north or fish owls in the ...
TurkeyHurriyet Daily News via Google News
2014-08-21 04:55:10
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Hydroelectric power plant (HES) projects threatening rare biological life on natural protected areas will not be permitted, but other protected areas are “open” for construction, according to an Environment Ministry resolution. The resolution will likely set a ...
TurkeyHurriyet Daily News via Google News
2014-08-12 02:47:29
Friday, April 4th, 2014      Leave a Comment
OSLO: Norway's $860 billion oil fund should scale up its investments in renewable energy and weigh the risk to future returns posed by climate change, the finance ministry said yesterday, a shift green groups said was insufficient. The switch is part of ...
BahrainGulf Daily News via Google News
2014-04-04 21:30:36
Sunday, March 30th, 2014      Leave a Comment
The Egyptian Junior Business Association on Sunday signed an agreement with the environmental compliance office to carry out a number of renewable energy projects in the coming years, according to an environment ministry statement. The agreement ...
EgyptDaily News Egypt via Google News
2014-03-30 09:34:21
Friday, March 7th, 2014      Leave a Comment
New Environment and Urban Planning Minister İdris Güllüce has issued a letter saying that decisions over environmental impact reports (ÇED), which are critically important for projects involving petrol, natural gas, geothermal energy and minerals, will be ...
TurkeyCihan News Agency via Google News
2014-03-07 10:58:05
Friday, March 7th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Local governors are to be given authority to decide whether an environmental impact assessment report (ÇED) is necessary for areas where mining, oil, natural gas or geothermal research will be done. Forestry and Urbanization Minister İdris Güllüce issued a ...
TurkeyJournal of Turkish Weekly via Google News
2014-03-07 03:15:31