5 small steps to reduce plastic waste

We won’t be going into the reasons of why you should reduce plastic use in your life; we already did that here and here. Instead, My Good Planet would like to encourage…

How to celebrate Earth Day 2018

This Sunday, April 22, is internationally known as Earth Day, the world’s largest environmental movement. The emphasis for Earth Day 2018 is plastic pollution. You can find some easy ways on how…

Renewables hit Q1 peak in several countries

2018 has already been a record-breaking year for renewable energy.  The results from the first quarter have been hitting headlines and it seems that renewable has become the standard for many countries,…

Global shipping industry climate deal reached

Members of the global shipping industry have agreed on a landmark deal which will have numerous benefits for the environment. Last week, talks were held at the International Maritime Organization (IMO) in London,…

Offshore oil drilling banned in New Zealand

Offshore oil drilling has been completely banned by New Zealand’s prime minister Jacinda Ardern. The ruling is the latest move to create a ‘carbon neutral future’ for the country, reducing its dependency on…

Apple powered by 100 percent renewable energy

Apple is now 100% globally powered by renewable energy, now that their remaining suppliers have committed to sustainable power sources. The announcement was made on the Apple website and outlines the company’s…

Oil eating bacteria could clean ocean spills

An oil eating bacteria has been discovered, and it could greatly reduce the environmental devastation caused by oil spills.  When oil floods into the ocean, it has an almost indelible effect on…