Lantau North Country Park opens (hong kong)

November 23, 2008,AEST

Two-thousand hikers helped Secretary for the Environment Edward Yau open Hong Kong’s 24th country park on Lantau Island today. The Lantau North (Extension) Country Park adds another 2,360 hectares to Hong Kong’s country park area. It brings Lantau Island’s total | Read More

Calif. cities consider green alternatives to lawns

November 21, 2008,AEST

Calif. cities consider green alternatives to lawns as they balance a maintaining a green lawn with dwindling water supplies. Read more @ the SOURCE: The Associated Press: Calif. cities consider green alternatives to lawns.

Urban Trees Enhance Water Infiltration-newswire.com

November 20, 2008,AEST

Newswire reports “Global land use patterns and increasing pressures on water resources demand creative urban stormwater management. A group of researchers from Virginia Tech, Cornell, and University of California at Davis have been investigating innovative ways to maximize the potential | Read More

Growing cities ‘facing water crisis’

November 5, 2008,AEST

“Exploding urban populations are threatening to spark a water and sanitation crisis in many cities – particularly in the developing world – experts have warned. The Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) predicts an additional two billion people will live in | Read More

UK signs green energy deal with Masdar – ArabianBusiness.com

November 3, 2008,AEST

British PM Gordon Brown revealed on Monday that his country has signed an agreement with Abu Dhabi to develop technologies for low-carbon-emitting energy. SOURCE: ArabianBusiness.com – UK signs green energy deal with Masdar – Energy –

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