CPC Corp. makes progress on oil spill in Taiwan's Penghu

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan's state-run oil refiner CPC Corp. (台灣中油) said they are making improvements to an area tainted by an oil leak at its depot in Penghu last year. The contaminat...

Taiwan government awards eco-friendly firms

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Environmental Protection Administration (EPA) recognized and awarded numerous environmentally-friendly companies at the Taipei International Travel Fair on ...

Taiwan’s Water Resources Agency hosts international experts to improve waterway management

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The Water Resources Agency (WRA) of the Ministry of Economic Affairs hosted an international exchange with experts from Japan and the Netherlands on Oct. 6, in a bid to im...

Indonesian migrant workers volunteer to clean up the environment in central Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A group of Indonesian workers initiated a "Clean up" campaign and took it upon themselves to clean the environment in Taichung starting from the Green River, the...

10-ton trash waterfall spotted in woodlands of eastern Taiwan

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four suspects were apprehended today for setting off a "trash waterfall" along the Maplewood Trail in Hualien, reported CNA. Officers from the Seventh Special...

Computex discusses the Taiwan environment and challenges for startups

TAIPEI (Taiwan News)—Startups are relatively new in Taiwan, appearing under the media limelight fairly recent in 2010 to 2011, indicating there is still room for further improvements before the ...

NTU cultivates quality rice Tainan 16

“Tainan 16” is the National Taiwan University brand rice, which will be planted on the campus, according to the university. Arisen from the genomes selection, Tainan 16, the mixed breeding of Japanese...