新公布的基于卫星资料的测算结果显示,2018年全球天然气燃除量增至1450亿立方米,增幅达3%

Zubin Bamji |

Newly released estimates from satellite data show a 3% increase in global gas flaring globally in 2018 to 145 billion cubic meters (bcm).

Zubin Bamji |

Selon de nouvelles estimations reposant sur des données recueillies par satellite, le torchage a augmenté de 3 % en 2018, à 145 milliards de mètres cubes.

Zubin Bamji |

La quema mundial de gas se incrementó un 3 % en 2018 y alcanzó los 145 000 millones de metros cúbicos

Zubin Bamji |

إحراق الغاز هو التخلص من الغاز الطبيعي المصاحب لاستخراج النفط بالحرق. هذه العادة التي تمارس منذ 160 عاما تساهم في تغير المناخ، وفي إطلاق أكثر من 350 مليون طن سنويا من معادل انبعاثات غاز ثاني أكسيد…

زوبين بامجي |

Traditional Charcoal Stoves in Haiti/ World Bank [[tweetable]]Across the world, over 3 billion people cook with solid biomass over traditional stoves resulting in negative impacts on health and…

Katie Kennedy Freeman |

In many countries, natural resources and extractive minerals are lucrative state assets that fail to contribute to economic prosperity. In resource-rich Africa, regulatory mismanagement,…

Cari Votava |

Photo: Tom Perry/World Bank For many, the connection seems strange at first. What do gas and mining have to do with women’s economic and social empowerment, let alone gender-based violence? The…

Katherine C. Heller |

Mining is a high stakes industry. For the growing list of countries looking to translate underground assets into tangible benefits above the ground, the ability to negotiate and implement a good…

Michael Jarvis |

Conflict Diamonds A National Geographic Special on conflict diamonds. I am a mining specialist, not a conflict specialist. But on my recent trip to Sierra Leone, I was struck by the ever-present…

Christopher Sheldon |