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California demand for wind power energizes transmission firms

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7 mentions4 weeks ago
LOS ANGELES A firm controlled by Philip Anschutz, the billionaire entertainment and pro sports magnate, will soon build the largest wind farm in the United States to serve utilities in ...

States Lead the Way Toward 100% Renewable Energy

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32 mentions1 week ago
Lawmakers in California and Massachusetts have recently introduced bills that would require their respective states to get all of its electricity from renewable energy sources. California Senate leader Kevin de ...

Jenga Mwendo Strengthens Community Through Gardening in New Orleans

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13 mentions1 month ago
Two years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Jenga Mwendo saw potential for rebirth in an overgrown lot in the Lower Ninth Ward, where she’d grown up. Calling on residents’ ...

How an Indigenous renewable energy alliance aims to cut power costs and disadvantage

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6 mentions1 week ago
Like so many of the Indigenous communities dotted across the Australian continent, the remote communities in north-west New South Wales are struggling. “These are not happy places,” says the Euahlayi ...

Growing Agrihoods: The Next Frontier in Urban Revitalization

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49 mentions1 month ago
The way a city uses and reuses space has a powerful impact on its identity and economy. While some cities are experiencing a development boom and others a building slump,

What Rural Alaska Can Teach the World about Renewable Energy

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9 mentions19 hours ago
From Ensia (find the original story here); reprinted with permission. March 6, 2017 — I flew into Unalakleet, Alaska, on a late fall day. With about 700 people, Unalakleet is ...

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

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18 mentions1 month 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 ...

Can Organic Food Prevent a Public Health Crisis?

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36 mentions1 week ago
Is organic food better for us? A growing number of scientific studies suggest that it is. And now, the latest evidence to support this claim is a new report from ...