A nova proposta de lei surge no âmbito de um grupo de trabalho coordenada pelo deputado Luis Graça do PS, que se debruçou sobre uma proposta de Projecto-Lei do Bloco de Esquerda, uma outra do Partido Ecologista "Os Verdes", um Projecto de Resolução do Partido Socialista e uma proposta de alteração do Partido Comunista Português.
This past week, on Tuesday 3 January, saw our beaches in the south coast of the Algarve polluted by palm oil. It started with the appearance of a white foam substance at sea, which quickly found its way onto the beaches of Ria Formosa islands of Armona, Deserta and Fuzeta, and was later identified as being palm oil.
Quando o petroleiro “Prestige” carregado com 77 000 ton de um fuel de grande densidade, bastante sulfuroso e pouco solúvel, navegava rumo a Gibraltar, tendo Singapura como destino, passando 30 milhas a oeste do cabo Finisterra (Galiza) lança um pedido de socorro dado encontrar-se a adornar perigosamente.
26 Feb 2014 - Science for Environment Policy Issue 405.
The global development of ‘unconventional’ fossil fuels (UFF) such as shale gas has provoked much debate involving scientists,
industry, political decision-makers, environmental groups and civil society.
Flaring of waste gases is a common practice in the processing of hydrocarbon (HC) materials. It is assumed that flaring achieves complete combustion with relatively innocuous byproducts such as CO2 and H2O.
This is a legal paper that looks at the impact that natural gas drilling has on various towns in the USA and what can be done within an US legal context. Although written for the US many good points are included that may be used within an EU legal context. Written in 2009 it is still a very good resource.
Download the paper in the attachment section below in PDF format