Hot Spots


Regions


Subscription

Please, subscribe to get "hot" ecological news

Your Name:
E-mail:

HOT LINE

Air

AIR TEMPERATURE IN ARMENIA TO INCREASE BY 40С AFTER 90 YEARS
January 17, 2011 | Air
AIR TEMPERATURE IN ARMENIA TO INCREASE BY 40С AFTER 90 YEARS
According to the studies of meteorological data, temperature average increase in Armenia made up 0.850C in Armenia in recent 80 years, while the amount of annual precipitation was reduced by 6%
GYUMRI AMONG ARMENIA’S DUSTIEST CITIES
January 13, 2011 | Air
GYUMRI AMONG ARMENIA’S DUSTIEST CITIES
Gyumri, Armenia’s second largest city, is one of the dustiest cities in the country, the RA Statistical Service reported, referring to the RA Ministry of Nature Protection.
CLIMATE CHANGES: PERSONAL VIEWPOINT BY YEREVAN STATE CHAMBER THEATER GENERAL DIRECTOR ARS YERNJAKYAN
January 12, 2011 | Air
CLIMATE CHANGES: PERSONAL VIEWPOINT BY YEREVAN STATE CHAMBER THEATER GENERAL DIRECTOR ARS YERNJAKYAN
But we forget how small our planet is where a spacecraft can round the whole planet for 45 minutes. That is we live in a microenvironment and everything going on in Spain may happen in Armenia even tomorrow.
WEATHER ABNORMALITIES OF 2010
January 10, 2011 | Air
WEATHER ABNORMALITIES OF 2010
The year 2010 was rich with weather abnormalities. In winter the temperature was above norm by 5-7 degrees whereas sediments were below the norm.
POPULATION RISK GROUPS TO BE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM CLIMATE CHANGES
December 17, 2010 | Air
POPULATION RISK GROUPS TO BE FIRST TO SUFFER FROM CLIMATE CHANGES
Specialists have estimated that average annual temperature increase will make up +1,3 degrees (from +0,6 degrees to maximum +2,1 degrees). Annual precipitation in our country will reduce by 3% by 2030 and by 10% by 2100.
WORLD MAIN SECURITIES TOOK EARTH UNDER THEIR PROTECTION
December 13, 2010 | Air
WORLD MAIN SECURITIES TOOK EARTH UNDER THEIR PROTECTION
The international Climate Change international conference held in Mexican Cancun City adopted an actions plan against global warming.
AGAIN BAD SMELL AT NUBARASHEN WASTE BURIAL SITE
November 25, 2010 | Air
AGAIN BAD SMELL AT NUBARASHEN WASTE BURIAL SITE
Recovery work at Nubarashen waste burial site has been conducted in an inappropriate manner. As a result, the waste burial site against smells bad …
JERMUK BOTCHED MOSQUITO CLEAN-UP COSTS TAXPAYERS MILLIONS
November 23, 2010 | Air
JERMUK BOTCHED MOSQUITO CLEAN-UP COSTS TAXPAYERS MILLIONS
The fact that chlorofos was a banned toxin wasn’t taken into account by the Vayots Dzor authorities and it included in the list of materials to be used in the technical specs, as a condition of the tender bid. Furthermore, in the three documents for the delivery-acceptance of the work, the Regional Authority has considered the project using chlorofos as completed. 2.3 million AMD of chlorofos was purchased; a large expenditure for a banned insecticide.
PEOPLE SUFFOCATE WITH SMOKE, BUT EMISSIONS WITHIN STANDARDS
November 01, 2010 | Air
PEOPLE SUFFOCATE WITH SMOKE, BUT EMISSIONS WITHIN STANDARDS
“I’ve got problems with my throat, I’m a sportsman…but now I’m suffocating, while my throat’s burning…”
NEW ECOLOGIC THREAT HANGS OVER ALAVERDI
October 18, 2010 | Air
NEW ECOLOGIC THREAT HANGS OVER ALAVERDI
A new threat hanged over the Armenian town of Alaverdi, the ecology of which is in a deplorable state.
“SHOGH” OIL AND GHEE FACTORY FINED 100,000 AMD
September 29, 2010 | Air
“SHOGH” OIL AND GHEE FACTORY FINED 100,000 AMD
The operation of “Shogh” oil and ghee factory has stopped until 18 September as certain actions are taken to correct the drawbacks revealed.
“SHOGH” FACTORY MAKES EXTRA INCOME AT EXPENSE OF CHARBAKH RESIDENTS
September 24, 2010 | Air
“SHOGH” FACTORY MAKES EXTRA INCOME AT EXPENSE OF CHARBAKH RESIDENTS
The “Heritage” faction deputy Anahit Bakhshyan has received a letter from 167 residents from Charbakh quarter of Shengavit administrative territory who complain about smells emitted by “Shogh” oil and ghee factory. In this regard the deputy has sent an enquiry to the Nature Protection Ministry.
CLOSING MOUTH WITH KERCHIEFS IN ORDER NOT TO BREATHE OXYGEN
September 02, 2010 | Air
CLOSING MOUTH WITH KERCHIEFS IN ORDER NOT TO BREATHE OXYGEN
Emissions sulphur dioxide has the biggest contribution, 99,4 %, in the pollution of atmosphere in Alaverdi. Carcinogenic admixture contains lead, copper, arsenic, zinc and magnesium…
July 09, 2010 | Air
CHECKS FINISHED
. State Environmental Inspection has revealed many violations of illegal use of bioresources, waste disposal etc, adopted 24 administrative decision in the amount of 1,81 mln USD, as well as calculated the damage caused to nature in the amount of 3.223 mln USD.
July 06, 2010 | Air
CEMENT CONCENTRATION IN ATMOSPHERIC AIR IN HRAZDAN AND ARARAT EXCEEDS MPC
In May the concentration of cement in the atmospheric air in Hrazdan exceeded MPC (maximum permissible concentration) by 1.4 times. What about Ararat, the cement concentration exceeded MPC by 1.6 times. This information was passed to ArmInfo by the National Statistical Service.
March 31, 2010 | Air
YEREVAN FAMOUS FOR SMOG
The conducted researches show that Yerevan has the post polluted air in our country. Under the official data, the main party at fault is motor transport - 95%…
March 04, 2010 | Air
WHAT WE BREATHE IN?
The number of respiratory tract diseases and allergies have increased.
ECOLOGIST: SMOG IN YEREVAN TOO
February 16, 2010 | Air
ECOLOGIST: SMOG IN YEREVAN TOO
Karine Danielyan: Yerevan may adhere to London and Los Angeles worldwide notorious for their smog.
YEREVAN MUNICIPALITY OBLIGES TO REDUCE EMISSION OF EXHAUST GASES BY 20%
February 16, 2010 | Air
YEREVAN MUNICIPALITY OBLIGES TO REDUCE EMISSION OF EXHAUST GASES BY 20%
In May Yerevan will accede to the initiative of the European Commission “Agreement of Mayors”, under which Yerevan Municipality will have a commitment by 2020 to reduce emission of exhaust gases by 20 percent and more.
February 03, 2010 | Air
AT HRAZDAN CEMENT PLANT
Under “Mika Cement”, the Cement Plant in Hrazdan is in the process of re-equipping with new technologies instead of old ones used to produce cement.

< 1 2 3 4 5 6 >