Blue & Green Daily: Monday 5 January headlines
Blue & Green Daily finds and summarises the top sustainability stories around the web every morning. We start with our own picks from Blue & Green Tomorrow.
5 January headlines
Environment Agency: 7,000 properties to be lost to sea
An estimated 7,000 properties around England and Wales will be sacrificed to rising seas over the next century, according to the Environment Agency. BBC.
Nuclear power is the greenest option, says top scientists
Nuclear power is one of the least damaging sources of energy for the environment, and the green movement must accepts its expansion if the world is to avoid dangerous climate change, some of the world’s leading conservation biologists have warned. Independent.
Groundbreaking biofuel project brings new life to Cornish mine
A pioneering research project to clean up a flooded Cornish tin mine is using algae to harvest the precious heavy metals in its toxic water, while simultaneously producing biofuel. Guardian.
Tropical rainforests absorb more CO2 than thought: NASA
Tropical forests may be absorbing far more carbon dioxide in response to rising atmospheric levels of the greenhouse gas than many scientists had thought, a new NASA-led study has found. Economic Times.
How can I go green in 2015? – Guardian
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