17 Jan 2015
Falling oil prices could have a negative impact on global efforts to develop renewable energy sources, experts warned Saturday at a conference in Abu Dhabi.
Oil prices have fallen by almost 60 percent since June, crashing on worries over...
16 Jan 2015
Last year was Earth’s warmest on record, separate analyses by NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released on Friday showed.
With the exception of 1998, the 10 warmest years on record have now occurred since...
14 Jan 2015
Environment Minister Khaled Fahmy said the announcement of the coal use requirements that was scheduled for January has been postponed to February to incorporate power plants, cement factories and other industries.
06 Jan 2015
Penalties for violations against the Nile River will be intensified to reach one year in jail and fining, the government has said, pointing to an unprecedented surge in legal violations at the river over the past few years.
30 Dec 2014
Agreements on climate change -- to paraphrase what the 19th-century German statesman Otto von Bismarck said about law-making -- are like sausages.
It's best not to know how they are made.
On December 11 2015, 195 states are scheduled...
23 Dec 2014
The Governor of the Red Sea Major General Ahmed Abdallah has taken legal action against the owner of a company for disturbing and chasing dolphins in the Red Sea area.
The activity of the company, which organizes cruises and...
21 Dec 2014
The killing of a rare Arabian leopard in the deserts of Egypt and Saudi Arabia demonstrates five differences between the two countries' governments in dealing with the incident.
A number of Wadi Shalal City in Halayib southern the Red...
18 Dec 2014
The Finance Ministry is considering slashing duties from the current 20 percent tax to as low as 2 percent on imported renewable energy appliances as specialists in the industry have complained that government quotations for energy...
16 Dec 2014
Suez Cement, Egypt's largest listed cement maker by market value, said on Tuesday it planned to spend 600 million Egyptian pounds ($84 million) in 2015 on equipping two factories to run on coal due to the country's energy crunch....
14 Dec 2014
Justice Organization for Development and Human Rights (JODHR) has warned against crayfish invasion to governorates of Upper Egypt, Delta, Fayyoum, Beni Suef, Aswan and Qena.
In a recent research, the organization said that crayfish...