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Tipping point for Renewable Energy #auspol

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3 mentions1 week ago
The tipping point for renewable energy is nearly here Renewable energy, primarily solar and wind, could jump from 4% of global power generation today to as much as 36% by ...

These Indonesian villages are powered by locally sourced sustainable energy

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5 mentions2 weeks ago
In a country where much of the rural population lives off the grid, villages on the Indonesian island of Flores boast their own renewable energy sources — all built by ...

Wind power is now the top clean energy source in the U.S.

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7 mentions2 weeks ago
Wind power now claims the top spot on America's clean energy ladder. Turbines have overtaken hydropower dams as the largest single source of U.S. renewable electric capacity for the first ...

India just banned all forms of disposable plastic in its capital

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30 mentions2 weeks ago
India’s capital city Delhi has introduced a ban on disposable plastic. Cutlery, bags, cups and other forms of single-use plastic were prohibited by the National Green Tribunal (NGT). There is ...

From sea to plate: how plastic got into our fish

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40 mentions4 days ago
It’s enough to make you cry over your moules frites. Scientists at Ghent University in Belgium recently calculated that shellfish lovers are eating up to 11,000 plastic fragments in their ...

New mercury threat to oceans from climate change

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28 mentions4 weeks ago
Rising temperatures could boost mercury levels in fish by up to seven times the current rates, say Swedish researchers. They've discovered a new way in which warming increases levels of ...

Leading companies make business case to go 100% renewable

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18 mentions3 weeks ago
LONDON: Leading global companies have confirmed the strong business case for sourcing 100% renewable electricity in the newly published RE100 Annual Report 2017. RE100, led by The Climate Group in ...

Victory: These Two Cities Just Committed to 100% Renewable Energy

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18 mentions7 days ago
Pueblo, Colorado and Moab, Utah, this week became the 22nd and 23rd cities in the U.S. to commit to transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy. The Pueblo City Council ...

Australia positioned to be renewable energy superpower

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23 mentions4 days ago
The old joke says the questions in economics exams don't change from year to year, but the answers do. Welcome to the economics of energy and climate change, which has ...

Scotland Eyes 50 Percent Renewable Energy by 2030

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24 mentions2 weeks ago
By Severen Carrell, The Guardian The Scottish government has taken the first steps to heavily cutting the country’s reliance on North Sea oil and gas after calling for 50 percent ...