1 December 2007

Multinational companies and the contract dispute over Kashagan, the world's largest undeveloped oilfield.

1 December 2007

Toxic chemicals linked to development of the Kashagan oil field in Kazakhstan are polluting the Caspian Sea environment and damaging the health and livelihoods of local communities.

1 October 2007

This report examines the biotech industry's corporate lobby power and its access to one of the key EU institutions, the European Commission. It focuses on one of the key biotech lobby groups - EuropaBio - and recent examples of the cosy relationship between the companies who stand to make considerable profits from agricultural biotechnology, and policy makers at the European Commission.

1 October 2007

Nuclear power plant operators have a ridiculously small liability insurance for compensating damage when an accidents occurs. This position paper exposes the scale of the gap between the insured sum and the huge financial risk of nuclear accidents.

It also introduces an alternative system for insuring nuclear power plants which is currently being discussed between academics and regulators. This system might provide at least more financial security for people living in the area around nuclear power plants.

1 October 2007

Impacts of European oil companies

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Download also available in French, Slovakian, Russian, Polish, Lithuanian, Latvian, Estonian and Czech.

1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Impacts on developing countries

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1 October 2007

A series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Impacts of mining 

1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Climate change

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1 October 2007

Part of a series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Financing extractive industries

1 October 2007

A series of factsheets examining the social and environmental impacts of coal, oil and gas extraction.

Impacts on gender issues

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