Posts by: world watch institute

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) has received recommendations for reaching an ambitious regional target of 48 percent renewable energy generation by 2027. The Caribbean Sustainable Energy Roadmap and Strategy (C-SERMS) Baseline Report and Assessment, released today by the Worldwatch Institute, also suggests a 33...

As global agricultural resources shrink or shift, countries are crossing borders to obtain new farmlands. Since 2000, more than 36 million hectares – an area about the size of Japan- has been purchased or leased by foreign entities, mostly for agricultural use. Today, nearly 15 million hectares more is under...