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New Article: “Green and climate colonialities: Evidence from Arctic extractivisms”

Authors:¬†Ksenija Hanańćek¬†(University of Helsinki & Autonomous University of Barcelona),¬†Markus Kroger¬†(University of Helsinki),¬†Joan Martinez-Alier¬†(Universitat Aut√≤noma de Barcelona). https://doi.org/10.2458/jpe.5512 Abstract This article examines 16 environmental conflicts across the Arctic that demonstrate resistance to both climate …

New: “From Fukushima to fossil fuels: Carbon emissions, climate narratives, and grassroots movements in Japan’s energy transition”

By May Aye Thiri, Mih√°ly Tam√°s Borsi https://doi.org/10.1016/j.erss.2024.103520 Abstract The Fukushima Nuclear Accident triggered an energy predicament in Japan, necessitating initiatives to decarbonise and denuclearise its energy landscape. This shift has intensified reliance on fossil fuels, …

Read Now: “Black gold and green BRI‚ÄďA grounded analysis of Chinese investment in coal-fired power plants in Indonesia”

By Bowen Gu https://doi.org/10.1016/j.exis.2024.101411 Highlights First countrywide analysis of socio-environmental conflicts over coal-fired power plants with Chinese investment. Demonstrates how the politics from below shapes BRI energy infrastructure investment in practice. Analyzes the uneven development of CFPPs in …

New Article: “The political ecology of oil and gas corporations: TotalEnergies and post-colonial exploitation to concentrate energy in industrial economies”

By Marcel¬†Llavero-Pasquina,¬†Grettel¬†Navas,¬†Roberto¬†Cantoni,¬†Joan¬†Mart√≠nez-Alier Institut de Ci√®ncia i Tecnologia Ambiental, Universitat Aut√≤noma de Barcelona, Spain Facultad de Gobierno, Universidad de Chile, Chile Highlights TotalEnergies function is to extract and concentrate energy in industrial cores. Oil and gas …

The political ecology of oil and gas corporations: the case of TotalEnergies

Browse the conflicts in the EJAtlas linked to the French oil major TotalEnergies analyzed in the research article entitled: “The political ecology of oil and gas companies: TotalEnergies and post-colonial …

Conflict and conservation: On the role of protected areas for environmental justice

Research based on the Environmental Justice Atlas – www.ejatlas.org Available at Global Environmental Change journal – ScienceDirect Authors: Antonio¬†Bontempi,¬†Pietro¬†Venturi,¬†Daniela¬†Del Bene,¬†Arnim¬†Scheidel,¬†Quim¬†Zaldo-Aubanell,¬†Roser Maneja¬†Zaragoza Abstract When are protected areas drivers of environmental injustices and conflict, and …

Discrediting carbon credits

Big Oil going carbon neutral? Here is how carbon offsets impact local and indigenous communities. Authors: Nathaniel Rugh and Marcel Llavero-Pasquina  Full article published at: https://theecologist.org/2023/aug/18/discrediting-carbon-credits Fossil fuel companies are increasingly using carbon …

The EJAtlas and the Making of the World Movement for Environmental Justice. A ‚ÄúSociology of Absences‚ÄĚ?

Author: Joan Mart√≠nez-Alier Published at the University of Toronto Press, at the The Tocqueville Review. Find it here: https://doi.org/10.3138/ttr.44.1.25 Abstract The EJAtlas is an archive of environmental conflicts. It is a collective endeavor. …

New research: Global impacts of extractive and industrial development projects on Indigenous Peoples’ lifeways, lands, and rights

Authors: Arnim Scheidel, √Ālvaro Fern√°ndez-Llamazares, Anju Helen Bara, Daniela Del Bene, Dominique M David-Chavez, Eleonora Fanari, Ibrahim Garba, Ksenija Hanańćek, Juan Liu, Joan Mart√≠nez-Alier, Grettel Navas, Victoria Reyes-Garc√≠a, Brototi Roy, Leah Temper, May Aye Thiri, Dalena Tran, Mariana Walter, Kyle Powys Whyte. 7 Jun 2023 Available at Science Advance: …

A global analysis of violence against women defenders in environmental conflicts

Article by: Dalena Tran¬†&¬†Ksenija Hanańćek Published on Nature Sustainability on 05 of June 2023: https://rdcu.be/deOJo Abstract Women environmental defenders face retaliation for mobilizing against extractive and polluting projects, which perpetrate violence against Indigenous, …


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