Energy

The high cost of Zimbabwe’s cheap solar gear

Zimbabweans are buying cheap residential solar installations imported from China that often end up as e-waste before they have generated much power
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Pollution and foreign debt: Indonesia’s unhealthy addiction to coal

Despite lawsuits and local protests, new coal-fired power plants are still being built on Java to supply an already saturated grid

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Nature

China is setting up its first marine national parks

China’s national park system started on land, but marine national parks are following close behind – despite facing extra challenges

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Nature

Argentina pushes for a debt-for-nature swap

Argentina's president Alberto Fernández faces a severe debt crisis and is pushing to reduce debt in exchange for higher environmental goals

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Nature

In pictures: Marine species on the brink

Many astonishing creatures that rely on the ocean are impacted by overfishing and habitat loss among other threats. But with the right actions, these species can bounce back.

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Business

Social conflict blights mining projects across Latin America

From Argentina to Honduras, communities resist the expansion of mining in Latin America, carried out by British, Canadian and Chinese companies

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Will coronavirus change the pangolins’ fate?

The fourth and final episode of the Pangolin Reports by Sustainable Asia looks at rewilding controversies, bushmeat bans and bats

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