Photo of the Day: Taipei MRT train turned into melting glacier

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- To raise awareness for the coming Earth Hour event, a Taipei MRT train has been decorated to look like a 3D melting glacier, reported CNA. To mark Earth Hour, which is comin...

2018 was 5th hottest year in Taiwan's history

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- As balmy temperatures continue through the winter, Taiwan saw the fifth hottest year in recorded history in 2018, according to the Central Weather Bureau (CWB). On a Faceboo...

Taiwan to bake in 30-degree weather on Dongzhi, Winter Solstice

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Despite tomorrow being Dongzhi (冬至, extreme of winter) Festival or the winter solstice, parts of Taiwan will climb to a balmy 30 degrees Celsius tomorrow, before cooler and wet...

Trump may not know what's behind warming, but scientists do

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite what President Donald Trump says, scientists have long known that what's warming the planet isn't natural. It's us. They even have the energy balance sheets...

Too hot to handle: Politics of warming part of culture wars

WASHINGTON (AP) — When it comes to global warming, America's political climate may have changed more than the Earth's over the past three decades. NASA scientist James Hansen put the...

Allianz to stop insuring coal plants, phase out investments

BERLIN (AP) — Allianz says it will stop insuring coal-fired power plants and coal mines as part of its contribution to combating climate change. Europe's biggest insurer says it's al...

Climate nemesis, carbon, could become valuable resource

ESSEN, Germany (AP) — On a dreary November morning, a small party of visitors from around the world boards a boat for an hour-long ride around what was once one of the most polluted waters in the Ruhr...

Ajinomoto Is Awarded for the Contribution to Reduce Greenhouse Gas through Feed-Use L-Lysine

TOKYO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 8, 2016--Ajinomoto Co., Inc. (TOKYO:2802) and its consolidated subsidiary of Ajinomoto Animal Nutrition Group, Inc. were awarded EcoProducts Grand Prize “The Minister of Ag...

Taiwan rated 'very poor' on Climate Change Performance Index

According to the 2017 Climate Change Performance Index (CCPI), the rate the world's nations are transitioning from fossil fuels to clean energy is not sufficient to prevent global t...

Returning an hour to Earth on March 28

March 28 is the “Earth Hour” Day. In echoing this event, the shops in the Xinyi shopping district will turn off the lights for an hour, which is estimated that it will save around 60,000 kW•h, equal t...

Scientists witness carbon dioxide trapping heat in air

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Scientists have witnessed carbon dioxide trapping heat in the atmosphere above the United States, chronicling human-made climate change in action, live in the wild.A new study in th...

Swancor partners with Chinese companies to expand market

Benefiting from wind power and air pollution prevention policies in China, Swancor ‘s (4733) sales of wind power blade resin and green resin have gained ground. Coupled with the booking of earnings fr...