Wyoming Bill Would Outlaw Renewable Energy

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Republican lawmakers in Wyoming have introduced a bill that would block the use of renewable energy in the state. If passed, utilities that use wind or solar to produce power ...

Cheaper Solar Power Allows Indian Companies To Dump Utility Supply

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January 16th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraThe sharp fall in tariffs of solar photovoltaic power projects in India has allowed industrial units to invest in captive power plants to meet power ...

Green Investment Bank Offshore Wind Fund Surpasses £1 Billion Target

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January 16th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe Green Investment Bank Offshore Wind Fund has surpassed its £1 billion target with its sixth UK asset acquisition, with £1.12 billion worth of ...

How organic farming is helping black farmers come back to the land

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—Working the land holds contentious meaning for black farmers in the United States, particularly in the South, where their ancestors were once forced to harvest vast stretches of farmland as ...

New York’s Citi Bikes Is Trialling Blaze Laserlight Tech

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January 16th, 2017 by James AyreCiti Bike + Blaze from Citi Bike on Vimeo. New York’s Citi Bikes program will be trialling Blaze’s Laserlight tech on 250 of its bikes ...

The Beginner's Guide To Sustainable Travel

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You make promises and resolutions to yourself every January—why not extend them to the planet? Pledging to reduce your emissions while away from home this year may help you feel ...

Swap The Plastics In Your Home For These 5 Natural Materials

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Though generally found in packaging, plastics are also used to make home decor items like furniture and even bedding. But replacing the plastic and synthetic materials in your home is ...

More plastic in the sea than fish? Not if we do these 3 things

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We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Commentary and analysis ...

Vets Remove 1.5 Kilos of Plastic Bags From Ibex's Stomach

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Sunday, January 15, 2017 at 5:18 am | YERUSHALAYIM - In a testimony to the proliferation of plastic bags – and a justification for the plastic bag law, according to ...

In LA? Come see A Plastic Ocean!

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Please consider making a tax-deductible donation now so we can keep publishing strong creative voices. For the past four years I have been working on A Plastic Ocean, a new ...

Thomas Gottschalk: “It’s a great feeling to know that whole communities raise their standard of living by starting new businesses and being able to access energy infrastructure in a reliable manner.”

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January 15th, 2017 by The BeamThe Beam interview series, edition 15: Thomas Gottschalk To lighten up your week and give you even more energizing thoughts, we publish interviews from our ...

Hazelwood owner ENGIE seeks large scale solar power stations in Australia

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French energy giant ENGIE, the owner of the soon-to-be-closed 1,500MW Hazelwood brown coal generator in Victoria, has called for proposals for large scale solar projects in Australia. The tender, revealed ...

Power Fuel Green Smoothie {Whole 30 Friendly, Vegan}

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A POWER FUEL Green Smoothie to kick start the day . This green smoothie is powered by real food. Jammed packed with super food nutrients that work in synergy to ...

Stop banning plastic bag bans

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Last year, California became the first state in the nation to ban single-use plastic bags when voters passed Proposition 67. Last week, Michigan became the seventh state in the nation ...

5 Essential Wellness Travel Tips For Any Adventure

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Traveling, for most, is an exciting and enlightening activity filled with rich experiences and a plethora of surprises. But it can also present challenges, especially in the context of maintaining ...

How Embracing Minimalism Changed My Approach To Health

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I'm a big picture person. And I operate most effectively when I'm not inundated with details. I like to get to the core of what's being said and not dance ...

Permaculture magazine

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Tony Rollinson Monday, 16th January 2017 Produced by activist and writer Cyril Dion and actress/director Mélanie Laurent, Tomorrow tells the story of their search for solutions to the crisis humanity ...

World 'could enjoy utopian future' with sustainable development

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It is an unremittingly bleak vision of the future: over the next decade the world’s economy stagnates, fossil fuels ramp up global warming and the gap between rich and poor ...

How Electric Vehicles Could End Car Ownership as We Know It

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Updated Jan. 15, 2017 10:55 a.m. ET If I say “personal electric vehicle,” you might think “Paul Blart: Mall Cop,” or maybe “exploding hoverboards.” You don’t think global transportation revolution.

This Constellation Of Groups Fighting Urban Poverty Just Got $1 Million In Funding

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Fix one city and you may change the world. After all, more people than ever are flocking to metro areas: more than 75% of the globe’s population is expected to ...

YOU could be the next victim of the man-made scourge of the oceans

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With six square metres of plastic sheeting tangled up inside its stomach, a magnificent Bryde's whale is struggling to breathe and is now on its way to a slow, agonising ...

Global Clean Energy Investment Is Down, But Solar Is Cheaper & Offshore Wind Is Booming

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January 13th, 2017 by Guest ContributorOriginally published on Nexus Media. By Jeremy Deaton Global investment in clean energy fell by 18 percent last year, according to new research from Bloomberg ...

UK Studies Possibility Of Track-Side Solar Panels To Power Electric Trains

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January 12th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Solar Love. Electrical grids are inefficient and outdated. A partnership between Imperial College London and 10:10, a climate change organization, is exploring ...

Renewable Energy To Dominate Dubai’s Energy Mix By 2050

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January 11th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraDubai, located in the United Arab Emirates, has announced an ambitious plan to increase the share of renewable energy in its energy mix. Sheikh Mohammad ...

49ers Quarterback Colin Kaepernick Gives $25,000 To Urban Farm In Minneapolis

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Colin Kaepernick may be best known by non-football fans for his influential protests before games—he made waves for kneeling during the national anthem to protest systematic oppression of black Americans.

Every single piece of plastic ever made still exists. Here’s the story.

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From the moment we wake up in the morning and brush our teeth, to when we watch TV at the end of the day, plastic is all around us. So ...

An Urban Farmer’s Manifesto

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Earlier this fall, Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Michigan) put forth proposed federal legislation designed to bolster urban agriculture on a national level. The bill—which may or may not be considered in ...

Solar closing cost gap with wind, conventional power

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by Angela Macdonald-Smith The latest batch of large-scale solar projects have revealed a "new cost paradigm" for the technology in Australia, although costs remain more than double the lowest-cost projects ...

M&S and Swedish supermarkets ditch sticky labels for natural branding

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The humble fruit sticker may seem an unlikely cause for environmental concern but removing it from produce could create huge savings in plastic, energy and CO2 emissions. In response to ...

You Can Keep 584 Pieces of Plastic Out of the Oceans Every Year Just by Making This Simple Switch

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In case you didn’t know, plastic straws are for suckers. Every day we produce 500 million straws and guess where all of this plastic ends up? If you guessed the ...

13 Things You Can Do to Keep Up the Good Food Fight in 2017

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Starting on January 20, the next administration will be setting policies that touch every aspect of our food system, including organic agriculture, farm workers, immigration, food safety, nutrition assistance, and ...

Raspberry Black Bean Brownies [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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4 mentions3 days ago
Once you master this recipe, you'll never feel guilty about brownies again. These black bean brownies are super tasty and incredibly healthy to boot. And, depending on your mood, you ...

Falco eMotors Launches E-Bike With Fully Integrated Digital Trainer

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January 12th, 2017 by Kyle FieldAt CES last week in Las Vegas, Falco eMotors unveiled a revolutionary e-bike that combines two major bicycling customer segments into a single product with ...

Warming Oceans Could Make These Seafood Favorites Toxic

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In recent years, scientists have warned that climate change could have a disastrous effect on the ocean’s ecosystems as the world’s waters get warmer. But now, a new study suggests ...

The 21 greatest DIY mistakes ever

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Sometimes, you should just shell out the money to have someone fix your broken television, or the wiring in your house, rather than attempt it yourself.Reddit users have been sharing ...

14 Smart Ways to Repurpose Food Packaging

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Just a second — before tossing an empty Froot Loops box, butter tub or soda bottle into the recycling bin, determine if it offers redeemable qualities. Pantry staples and take-out ...

Make your own meat with open-source cells

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IMAGINE producing meat at home without killing animals. With a few cells and a keg, the process could be no more complicated than brewing your own beer or pickling vegetables.

EWG Investigates: Scott Pruitt and Poultry Pollution

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Toxic pollution from industrial-scale poultry farms – hundreds of thousands of tons of manure from millions of chickens – threatens the rivers and streams of northeastern Oklahoma. But as Oklahoma’s ...

'More Clay, Less Plastic' movement replaces plastic kitchen tools with natural ones

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An Italian project strives to educate people about plastic pollution through talking about ceramics in the home. The anti-plastic movement is gaining strength as more people realize the folly of ...

150 Years Later, Black Farmers are Still Fighting to Farm

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Working the land holds contentious meaning for black farmers in the United States, particularly in the South, where their ancestors were once forced to harvest vast stretches of farmland as ...

Cauliflower Schnitzel With Puffed Amaranth Crust [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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3 mentions5 days ago
These cauliflower schnitzel are vegan, gluten-free, beautifully crisp on the outside, tender on the inside and super delicious! They cook fast, are easy to prepare, and will disappear quickly. You ...

Monday Motorbikes Launches The M1 Motorbike (aka, Ultimate Urban Commuter)

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January 11th, 2017 by Kyle FieldThe founder of Monday Motorbikes, Dr. Nathan Jauvtis, was not satisfied with the daily urban commute and so he embarked on a journey to redefine ...

The 10-Minute Daily Practices This Wellness Entrepreneur Swears By

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What is your day but a series of moments? It's the little decisions you make along your way that add up to a balanced life. Evolution Fresh® launched their #MySmallSip ...

On Land Once Occupied by a Tomato Cannery an Agrihood Rises to Grow New Farmers and Feed a Community

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January 16, 2017 | Karen Briner The Cannery, a farm-to-table housing development in Davis, California, is the first agrihood of its kind in California. With its own urban farm and ...

Don't Call it Margarine: Trader Joe's is Spreading Out the Vegan Butter

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Vegan butter substitutes have an image problem. Often compared to the poster-product for unhealthy processed foods, Margarine, which has become a dirty word in the healthy food world, nondairy butter ...

Mini-Documentary Trio: Forest Gardening, Edible Landscapes and Urban Permaculture

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Three unfortunately not great picture-quality but information-packed UK ‘mini-documentaries’ by Iota. First, an introduction to temperate permaculture pioneer Robert Hart (1913 – 2000), one of whose “guiding principles” is given ...

The Three Most Significant Threats to Our Oceans

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The ocean has facilitated human life for as long as we have existed. As well as providing an invaluable source of food, the ocean helps to regulate the global climate,

How the Internet of Things is Changing a Little Place Called Home

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Coldwell Banker agent, Danny Hertzberg, shares how IoT is changing the business of real estate. The following is a guest post from Danny Hertzberg with Coldwell Banker Residential Real Estate ...

Chocolate Zucchini Squares [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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There's nothing better than chocolate – except for healthy chocolate. This recipe for chocolate zucchini squares tastes sinfully decadent but it's surprisingly healthy. The zucchini, applesauce, and coconut flowers combine ...

Different Types of Plastic Litter Lead to Different Types of Effects in Animals

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This week marks “Research Week” on our blog and we will be highlighting marine debris research projects throughout the week! Research is an important part of addressing marine debris, as ...

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