Day: 5 February 1999
SUDAN: Government to assess environmental hazards from emerging oil industry
The Government has appointed a panel to investigate potential environmental damage, following environmentalists concerns over the construction of a 1,160km pipeline to transport 100,000 barrels/day of crude oil across the country, and an oil refinery, with the involvement of six foreign companies.
IEM and ETBPP put Helpline online
UK businesses can now obtain free professional advice on environment and energy issues over the Internet. From 15 February 1999, the Government's Environmental Technology Best Practice Programme (ETBPP) will be answering questions and providing advice free of charge, through Industrial Environmental Management's Internet discussion forum on edie
Action inspires action. Stay ahead of the curve with sustainability and energy newsletters from edieSubscribe