P109 ORACLE 109 Sun 1 Jan ITV 0021:10   ACTION NEEDED TO  AVERT 'GREEN' CRISIS Urgent action is needed now to reverse the crisis facing the world environment says a major report. The Institute for Enviroment and Development and the World Resources Institute says the greenhouse effect could raise tem0dratures by 7C by 2030. Such an increase, they warn, would melt polar icecaps flooding areas like Egypt and Bangladesh and cost the Netherlands billions of pounds to hold back the sea "Increased environmental concern shown by various political leaders gives grounds for hope, but action is needed to match the rhetoric," the report says News headlines 101 Sport 130 Next Story Newsfile Sport TV Guide