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Supply Chain Transparency Map Reduces Time, Expense for Big Brands

Six apparel sector brands have joined a new real-time supply chain transparency tool launched this month by the Natural Resources Defense Council in the United States and the Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE) in China. Show More Summary

New Supply Chain Map Targets Chinese Suppliers of Big Apparel

China's manufacturing sector reaches markets all across the world. Not surprisingly, it is critical source for supplies that U.S. consumers buy from. The Natural Resources Defense Council and the Institute of Public and Environmental Affairs have set out to map that relationship. Show More Summary

TODAY’S STUDY: Global Nuclear Now

The World Nuclear Industry Status Report 2017 Mycle Schneider, Antony Froggatt, et. al., September 2017 (MacArthur Foundation, Natural Resources Defense Council, Heinrich Böll Foundation France, Greens-EFA Group in the European Parliament,...Show More Summary

US Solar Increased 4,500% & Wind 350% Over 10 Years, Claims NRDC

The US National Resources Defense Council claims that the country's solar energy capacity increased by 4,500% between 2006 and 2016, while the country's wind capacity increased by 350%.  US Solar Increased 4,500% & Wind 350% Over 10Show More Summary

Questlove Tells Us How Fcked Up It Is To Not Care About The Environment

6 months agoHumor : Funny or Die

Questlove Tells Us How Fcked Up It I... 1:38 The Roots drummer Questlove teamed up with the NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) to paint a clear picture of how fcked up it is to cut programs the EPA needs to keep our children safe from the toxins that are found in our everyday water and air. Show More Summary

The engine of the ocean - powered by bacteria

No one has started selling probiotics for the environment yet, but a new study may give Natural Resources Defense Council just the evidence it needs. The ocean has a "microbiome", and those microbiological interactions keep the ‘engine’ of the ocean running. read more

India Could Add 300,000 Renewable Energy Jobs In Five Years, But Is Unlikely To Do So

In its attempt to meet some of the most aggressive capacity addition targets, India could add around 300,000 new jobs in the renewable energy sector, a report by the Natural Resources Defense Council states. India Could Add 300,000 Renewable...Show More Summary

Are You Facing A Water Emergency Already?

Did you know that latest findings from the Natural Resources Defense Council show that more than 27 million Americans are drinking contaminated tap water. Map: People served by community water systems with reported violations of theShow More Summary

Nearly All Puerto Rico Tap Water Violates Safety Standards, Says Environmental Group

9 months agoNews : The Two-Way

A Natural Resources Defense Defense Council study finds the island has the highest rate of drinking water violations in the U.S. The group calls for investment in upgrades.

Did Activists Manipulate Google News Against The American Council on Science and Health?

The American Council on Science and Health, a pro-science consumer advocacy group, has been squarely in the sights of organizations like Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Center for Science in the Public Interest (CSPI), Greenpeace and more for decades. Show More Summary

America’s Tap Water: Too Much Contamination, Not Enough Reporting, Study Finds

10 months agoNews : NYTimes: News

One in four Americans’ water systems are in violation of safety laws, a report from the Natural Resources Defense Council found.

Lawsuit Claims Trump's Arctic Drilling Order Violates Constitution

10 months agoNews : Huffington Post

Alaska Native and environmental advocacy groups on Wednesday sued President Donald Trump, seeking to block his efforts to expand offshore drilling in protected ocean areas. The Natural Resources Defense Council, Earthjustice and the Alaska Wilderness League, among others, argue in a lawsuit filed in U.S. Show More Summary

Millions of Americans Are Drinking Contaminated Water—and Don't Even Know It

America's crumbling water infrastructure and insufficient implementation of environmental laws have left millions of people drinking unsafe water, according to a new report from the Natural Resources Defense Council. According to Threats...Show More Summary

Nina Dobrev Just Adopted the Cutest Little Puppy!

Nina Dobrev looks pretty in pink as she arrives at The Natural Resources Defense Council’s STAND UP! for the Planet benefit on Tuesday (April 25) at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts. The 28-year-old former Vampire Diaries star attended the event that helps benefit protecting the country and was joined by Julia Louis-Dreyfus, [...]

TODAY’S STUDY: The Jobs In Wind And Solar

10 months agoUtilities / Energy : NewEnergyNews

Engine Of Growth: The Extensions Of Renewable Energy Tax Credits Will Power Huge Gains In The Clean Energy Economy March 2017 (Natural Resources Defense Council) The extensions of federal wind and solar tax credits will create more than 220,000 jobs and add nearly $23 billion to the U.S. Show More Summary

Comedians Perform to Fundraise for Environmental Group Fighting Trump’s Policies

10 months agoNews : Mediaite

Tuesday, the The Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) announced its lineup for an event called "Stand Up for the Planet: An Evening of Comedy Benefiting NRDC's Litigation Fund," and we're going to guess they're not going to have any issue selling tickets.

Your Fave Comedians Are Uniting To Stand Up For The Environment

“I’m going to venture a guess: For the past two months, the news out of Washington has left you scowling — and maybe even growling — more than laughing,” Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) president Rhea Suh recently wrote to supporters of the environment-focused non-profit she heads. Show More Summary

The Undoing Of The Obama Climate Program

10 months agoUtilities / Energy : NewEnergyNews

Natural Resources Defense Council attorney Barbara Finamore tells Charlie Rose what the current administration is not doing about climate change. From CharlieRose.com Tweet !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];iShow More Summary

Greener Laundry Rooms Will Pay Off

11 months agoUtilities / Energy : NewEnergyNews

New Report: Energy & Water Savings Hidden in Laundry Rooms Phillip Henderson, March 26, 2017 (Natural Resources Defense Council) “…[The value from energy and water savings makes laundry rooms in apartment buildings far more important...Show More Summary

Larry David, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Jerrod Carmichael and more to join April NRDC benefit 'Stand Up! For the Planet'

Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Larry David, Martin Short and Tig Notaro are among those scheduled to perform at “Stand Up! For the Planet,” a benefit for the National Resource Defense Council at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills this spring. Since the election of President...

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