Mar 12, 2013 South Sudan, which seceded from the rest of Sudan in 2011, will begin oil production again, under a new deal negotiated in Ethiopia.
Mar 4, 2013 Oil was discovered in the Turkana region of northwest Kenya one year ago. Now local people fear they will be displaced and won't get a fair share of any future oil profits.
Feb 27, 2013 The growth of Kenya's increasingly-affluent middle class has brought a consumer explosion. Now there's mounting international interest in mining that data to improve businesses' profitability.
Feb 4, 2013 The fast-food chain offers Fish McBites, with fewer calories and certification that the fish is caught sustainably.
Dec 28, 2012 Unilever says it will stop adding tiny plastic beads that act as exfoliants to its soap products by 2015.
Dec 17, 2012 We won’t stop climate change through individual action alone, but together, we can make a real difference. Here are some steps to climate-friendly habits.
Dec 17, 2012 Low-emissions cooking aims to slow global warming one plate at a time -- with good food.
Dec 4, 2012 Today the British company "Blue Energy" unveiled plans for the largest solar power plant in Africa -- and one of the largest in the world.
Nov 14, 2012 Six years after enacting its own law to fight global warming, California conducts its first auction of carbon permits. Companies that give off large amounts of carbon dioxide will need permits to cover the emissions.