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The man who oversees Volkswagen’s emissions certification – Detlef Stendel – has been questioned by the authorities in South Korea over the so-called dieselgate…
Volkswagen shareholders are suing the car maker for 8.2 billion euros in damages because their VW shares plunged in the wake of the so-called dieselgate scandal.
Several diesel car brands emit higher levels of pollution than Volkswagen, a study by environmental group Transport and Environment has found, one year after the 'Dieselgate' scandal.
The world’s biggest nickel producer has admitted that one of its plants was responsible for a river in the Russian Arctic turning red.
The US has brought the first criminal charges against a Volkswagen executive over the diesel emissions scandal. Engineer James Liang has pleaded guilty and will cooperate with investigators.
A railway bridge in southern Chile collapsed under the weight of a freight train that was passing over it.
For a city hosting Olympic athletes, Rio de Janeiro’s air leaves a lot to be desired.
Volkswagen has suffered a 12 percent drop in quarterly profit at its main passenger car division as it tries to overcome the toxic emissions rigging scandal.
About 10 miles off the coast of Bermuda, scientists are analysing the health of the Atlantic ocean where human activities like overfishing and oil spills, are having terrible…
Poland, Germany and Romania are the EU’s worst when it comes to ‘exporting’ deadly fumes from their coal-fired power plants, a groundbreaking new report has…
As many as 10,000 people have turned out in southern China to protest against plans to construct a new incinerator.
Currently in Europe, manufacturers of glyphosate have asked to have their European Internal Market licence renewed. But many are opposed to this herbicide and are attempting to block their way.
About eight million tons of plastic enters the oceans every year.
German vehicle maker Volkswagen is to pay a record 15.3 billion dollar settlement for cheating on US emissions tests.
Key decision are expected in June around EU-wide limits for air pollution.
Despite the diesel emissions test cheating scandal Volkswagen's underlying profit fell less than expected in the first quarter thanks to demand for its Audi and Porsche models.
A toxic tyre fire forces 9,000 to evacuate as thick, black smoke engulfs a city near Madrid.
In this edition of Business Line we focus on the 'Dieselgate' scandal - the effects on Volkswagen and Mitsubishi along with the unanswered questions for European owners of VWs.
We understand some parts of our own oceans less than we know outer space, but as they are so critical to our survival we need to know more, fast.
This simple tool allows scientists to take sea water samples The plastic tubes can withstand enormous pressure The lids are remotely controlled
Australian Greens MP Jeremy Buckingham set fire to methane gas bubbling up through Queensland, Australia’s, Condamine River, in an attempt to show
The Oceanographic Museum of Monaco is currently home to a major exhibition by artists from across Australia aimed at raising awareness about the
Volkswagen has announced it will be putting aside €16.2 billion to help pay for its emissions scandal, more than double the €6.7 billion it told
Volkswagen will take a 16.2 billion euro hit over its emissions-test cheating scandal as other German carmakers agreed to recall 630,000 vehicles to fix diesel engine technology.
Contaminated components can be found in the mud of the northern part of the artificial lake.
An estimated 12.6 million deaths each year are attributable to unhealthy environments, according to a new report by the World Health Organization