AFRICAN OIL AND GAS GLOBE AWARDS 2019

As the oil and gas industry continues to evolve, Ashawa Consults Limited has bagged an Innovation Award of Excellence in Surveying, Mapping and Environmental Services 2019 at the just concluded African Oil and Gas Awards by the Institute of…

SOMBER APPEAL TO ENVIRONMENTAL NEUTRALS IN THE MIDST OF DEMOCRATS AND DICTATORS

Who is held accountable when the earths’ carrying means fail yet little or no excuse is offered? Who is bold enough to notwithstanding lay a lethargic claim to the glory if this means is somewhat preserved? These are the questions environmental…

COMMUNITY PARTICIPATION IN SOLID WASTE MANAGEMENT

All human activities generate waste and waste will continue to be as long as man lives on earth. Waste has been described as any material that we no longer have need of and are ready to discard. The generation of waste seem not to be the problem…

CLEAN ENERGY AND GENDER INEQUALITY

In September 2015, the United Nations General Assembly adopted 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). SDG 7 is geared towards providing access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all by 2030. Worldwide, approximately…

REMEDIATION OF PETROLEUM CONTAMINATED SOIL

Crude oil spillage on the environment, whether accidental or deliberate, is a significant source of environmental contamination. These spills pose a significant threat to the environment due to the possibility of air, water and soil pollution.…

WORLD EARTH DAY 2018: END PLASTIC POLLUTION

The World Earth Day celebrated every year on the 22nd April and was first celebrated in 1970 to create public awareness about pollutions after the 1969 oil spill in Santa Barbara. It was established to raise public consciousness of the menace…

EROSION MENACE IN NIGERIA

Erosion is the removal of soil from land surface by various agents of denudation. Soil erosion occurs when wind or waterflow carries soil from one part of the earth to another thereby exposing the lower horizon of the soil.  Soil erosion is…

CLIMATE CHANGE AND HEALTH

Climate change is not only the greatest existential crisis we face: it is also causing a global health emergency where the stakes are life and death. Science shows increasing direct impacts of warming temperatures and more extreme weather…

OVERPOPULATION: CAUSES, MITIGATION MEASURES AND IMPACT ON THE ENVIRONMENT

Overpopulation is an undesirable condition where the number of existing human population exceeds the carrying capacity of Earth. It is one of the biggest challenges facing humanity today. The land masses in the world remain static while the…

HOW "GREEN" ARE ELECTRIC CARS?

The drive to replace polluting petrol and diesel cars with a new breed of electric cars has gathered tremendous momentum in recent times. Electric cars are a variety of electric vehicles that are powered by electricity. They are propelled by…