Greta Thunberg spotted at Zurich train station

Greta Thunberg spotted at Zurich train station

March 12, 2020, 10:08 a.m.
Climate activist Greta Thunberg turned heads after being spotted at a Zurich train station.
500 climate protesters march towards Davos

500 climate protesters march towards Davos

Jan. 20, 2020, 9:15 a.m.
More than 500 climate protestors are marching up the mountain to Davos ahead of the World Economic Forum meeting.
Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Climate marches planned around Switzerland

Sept. 27, 2019, 9:17 a.m.
A series of marches to highlight the threat of climate change are planned over the next couple of days. 
Women killed by rockfall in canton Bern

Women killed by rockfall in canton Bern

Sept. 2, 2019, 8:43 a.m.
A woman has been killed in a rockfall near the Susten Pass in canton Bern. She was hiking with a male friend when she...
More trees could be solution to climate change

More trees could be solution to climate change

July 5, 2019, 8:53 a.m.
A new report from the ETH Zurich federal polytechnic is causing a stir in environmental circles.
Basel chemical industry targeted by demonstrators

Basel chemical industry targeted by demonstrators

May 20, 2019, 5:35 a.m.
An estimated 2,000 people protested on the streets of Basel over the weekend against agrochemical firms, which they s...
Clean-up volunteers warn about plastic waste

Clean-up volunteers warn about plastic waste

Jan. 23, 2018, 6:27 a.m.
Volunteers collected almost 80,000 items of litter from Swiss lakes and rivers in the last six months of last year &n...
Swiss believe climate change is real

Swiss believe climate change is real

Nov. 30, 2017, 9:49 a.m.
The Swiss believe climate change is real and that we are responsible for it. Also, many people believe it is a greate...
Study shows Swiss environment may be in trouble

Study shows Swiss environment may be in trouble

Nov. 28, 2017, 6:54 a.m.
The state of the environment in Switzerland may not be as rosy as we all think.
Methane emissions from lakes higher than previously thought

Methane emissions from lakes higher than previously thought

Nov. 22, 2017, 6:14 a.m.
Naturally occurring methane from lakes seems to be far higher than previously thought.
Major geothermal project starts in Geneva

Major geothermal project starts in Geneva

Nov. 17, 2017, 5:47 a.m.
A major geothermal project has kicked off in Geneva. The canton hopes the new power source will cut the use of heatin...
Switzerland needs to prepare better for the effects of climate change

Switzerland needs to prepare better for the effects of climate change

Aug. 29, 2017, 8:39 a.m.
Switzerland needs to do more to prepare for the effects of climate change. That’s the conclusion by the Federal...
Swiss climate efforts could be improved

Swiss climate efforts could be improved

Nov. 18, 2016, 6:17 a.m.
Switzerland has been placed 14th place out of 61 countries in a worldwide ranking of climate change performance.
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