Climate emissions from tropical forest damage ‘underestimated by a factor of six’

Greenhouse gas emissions caused by damage to tropical rainforests around the world are being underestimated by a factor of six, according to a new study. Research led by the University of Queensland finds the climate impact of selective logging, outright clearing and fire in tropical rainforests between 2000 and 2013 were underestimated by 6.53bn tonnes of […]

Piggery project powers Masvingo college 

By Hazvinei Mwanaka  More than 2,000 students and teachers from Masvingo Christian College in Zimbabwe’s southern town of Masvingo are now enjoying their studies following installation of an eight-cubic metre bio-digester plant at the school. The bio-digester is a joint venture between the college and the Environmental Management Agency (EMA). According to EMA Masvingo provincial […]