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“The Windfather” – Another report finds wind and renewable energy projects controlled by organized crime to launder money

Christine Duhaime | antimoneylaunderinglaw.com

Europol report ties mafia to renewable energy

This week, Europol released yet another report tying the financing, development and operation of renewable energy projects, particularly wind energy infrastructure projects, to organized crime in Europe. 283 more words

Wind Power

The Northern Forest

The Woodland Trust, alongside The Community Forest Trust are undertaking to plant 50 million trees over 25 years to create a forest in the North of England. 541 more words

Nature

Partnering with the bad guys

If businesses were serious about helping to fight poverty, all they needed to do was behave responsibly” (Hilary Jeune, 2014, EU policy advisor at Oxfam International) 986 more words

Research And Projects

Becoming a 'green' Grinch

It was a slow but gradual descent into cynicism and jadedness, starting probably after I finished junior college back in 2010. I had decided that conservation of the environment was my calling, to be a voice for the environment because nature can’t speak for itself, and ecology was my chosen field (as opposed to ‘environmental sciences’) because I wanted to stick with biology as a core. 797 more words

Society

Glossary Post 5

For this week’s topic, I was excited to learn more about greenwashing because anything that can help me to be more environmentally friendly is a benefit. 442 more words

Glossary

Scotland’s green watchdog wined and dined by polluters

Rob Edwards | The Ferret

The Scottish Environment Protection Agency (Sepa) has been repeatedly wined and dined by the fish farming, whisky and power industries, prompting questions to be raised about its impartiality. 422 more words

Economics