The European Commission is to propose making cars, trucks, buses and vans pay higher road toll charges the more CO2¬†they emit as it seeks to cut road transport's carbon footprint, two EU officials said. The proposal, which has not yet been finalized, will for the first time set some EU-wide...
  More than 70 environmental groups have warned the construction of power plants near the Sundarbans in Bangladesh, a mangrove forest that is home to the Bengal tiger, would damage the environment and affect the livelihoods of millions. The coal-fired 1,320-megawatt Rampal power plant will be built on the edge of...
  It looks like lemonade, tastes like lemonade, but it's simply water. Researchers in Singapore say they have invented a "virtual lemonade," using electrodes to mimic the flavor of the beverage and LED lights to imitate its color, that could one day allow people to digitally share drinks over the internet. "We...