Influencer Charles Margulis - featured

A beginner’s guide to the debate over 100% renewable energy

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40 mentions3 weeks ago
Imagine powering civilization entirely with energy from renewable sources: wind, sun, water (hydroelectricity), naturally occurring heat (geothermal), and plants. No coal mines, oil wells, pipelines, or coal trains. No greenhouse ...

California demand for wind power energizes transmission firms

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7 mentions2 months 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 month 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 ...

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

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6 mentions1 month 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 ...

What Rural Alaska Can Teach the World about Renewable Energy

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9 mentions1 month 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 ...

Can Organic Food Prevent a Public Health Crisis?

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46 mentions4 weeks 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 ...