Fossil Fuels Losing Cost Advantage Over Solar, Wind, IEA Says

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The cost of producing electricity from renewable sources such as solar and wind has dropped significantly over the past five years, narrowing the gap with power generated from fossil fuels ...

Queensland Determined To Grow Renewable Energy Sector

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Published on September 1st, 2015 | by Guest Contributor Just days after Western Australia’s energy minster predicted solar PV would soon displace coal as the state’s major source of daytime ...

Colorado Solar: Three Counties Team Up For Group Solar And EV Buy

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Published on September 1st, 2015 | by Derek Markham Residents of three Colorado counties can take advantage of a discounted group buy/lease program for rooftop solar and/or an electric vehicle,

Reducing The Cost Of Solar In Georgia With Crowdsourcing

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Published on September 1st, 2015 | by Derek Markham By bringing together three solar programs in one online platform, Solar CrowdSource is looking to reduce the cost of solar in ...

Israel Plans Incentives For Solar Power Producers

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Published on September 1st, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal Following discussions with Greenpeace Israel, the Israeli Ministry of Finance has stated that it hopes to enact regulations and policies to ...

As Much As 90 Percent Of Seabirds Have Ingested Plastic, New Study Estimates

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A Laysan albatross, or gooney bird, sits near plastic baskets and other marine debris at Midway Atoll,on Dec. 13, 2005. The vast majority of seabirds likely have plastic in their ...

Solar Power Growth & Government Incentives

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Published on August 31st, 2015 | by Steve Hanley US renewable energy subsidies are scheduled to expire on December 31, 2016. What will replace them? The answer may well depend ...

U.S. Energy Secretary: Solar and wind energy now cost-competitive without subsidies

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Michael Graham Richard (@Michael_GR) Energy / Renewable Energy September 1, 2015 He said the cost of electricity from rooftop solar panels could fall to as low as 6 cents per ...

Ocean pollution means 'almost every seabird' will eat plastic by 2050

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Study says nine out of ten species already get rubbish lodged in their stomachs Steve Connor is the Science Editor of The Independent and i. He has won many awards ...

Sustainable Aid: The Long-Term Solution to Poverty

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The statistics are staggering. According to UNICEF, 22,000 children die every day from poverty. For the 1.9 billion children living in the developing world, there are 640 million without adequate ...

See the Whales Swimming in an Ocean of 70,000 Plastic Water Bottles

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Running a road race—whether it’s a 5K, 10K, half marathon, or the grueling 26.2-mile distance of a full marathon—is certainly an accomplishment worth celebrating. But after the cheering crowds have ...

Wild Rice Salad With Orange, Sweet Potato, Cherries and Pecans [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Annie Oliverio:I was into my 30s before I began running and working out, but I was still missing something: diet.The animal products I was consuming were undoing the benefits of ...

Dessert Tacos Recipe (Dairy-Free + Gluten-Free!)

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Yes, the recipe for these dessert tacos is every bit as impressive as it sounds! Thin vegan and optionally gluten-free cookies are baked and shaped like tacos, then dipped in ...

How to Ditch Single-Use Items and Reduce Your Impact on the Planet

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In order to live an earth-friendly lifestyle fully there are a few things we need to stop following the crowd with and become our own person – and one of ...

Jamaican ‘Beef’ Patties With Cheese [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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When Rhea became vegan, there were no places in her Bronx neighborhood to eat so she had to learn to cook, mostly by watching TV cooking shows, especially Christina Pirello ...

Plastic: the wonder material filling our oceans and beaches

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Since the 1950s, when mass production of plastics began in earnest, the world has embraced their ease of use and robustness. But with millions of tonnes of of plastic debris ...

Tangy Mushroom Skewers [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Natalie Tamara blogs over at The Tofu Diaries, where she shares plant-based recipes, travel tales, and tips for cruelty-free living. On a mission to prove every myth about veggie travel ...

Mayor Hales bikes to work (recap and photos)

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Posted by Jonathan Maus (Publisher/Editor) on August 31st, 2015 at 4:39 pm Portland Mayor Charlie Hales biked into work today. That should not be a headline; but it is.After over ...

Sweet Summer Rolls [Vegan, Raw, Gluten-Free]

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i am minimalist vegan JENNY MUSTARD – fashion blogger, food vlogger, and design lover. one of the most fun things about my job is making videos. i’ve got a youtube ...

Scientists warn almost all seabirds will ingest plastic by 2050

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The CSIRO is warning 99 per cent of the world's seabirds species will be ingesting plastic by 2050 if current marine pollution trends continue. A study by researchers from the ...

Seabirds 'blighted by plastic waste'

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About 90% of seabirds have eaten plastic and are likely to retain some in their gut, a new analysis estimates. The study concludes that matters will only get worse until ...

10 GW Solar Power Policy Launched In Gujarat

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Published on August 29th, 2015 | by Saurabh Mahapatra The Department of Energy and Petrochemicals has released a new solar policy for the Indian state of Gujarat which aims to ...

The Foodie's Travel Guide to the World's Most Sustainable Restaurants

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With a busy week behind you and the weekend within reach, there’s no shame in taking things a bit easy on Friday afternoon. With this in mind, every Friday TriplePundit will give ...

Plastic Pollution Coalition

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2015 Plastic Pollution Coalition Video - Narrated by PPc Notable supporter, actor Jeff Bridgeswww.plasticpollutioncoalition.org Plastic Pollution Coalition - Overview Narrated by Jeff Bridges SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe994Loading...Loading...Working...SubscribeSubscribedUnsubscribe994Loading...Loading...Working...Add toWant to watch this again later?Sign ...

Animals without borders: The challenge of protecting our oceans –...

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Humpback whale calf in Hawaii. Found in all the world’s oceans, humpbacks migrate thousands of miles between calving and feeding grounds; the population that feeds in Monterey Bay in September ...

Bald Hills Wind Farm: Time-Lapse Video Of Wind Turbine Construction

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Published on August 28th, 2015 | by Derek Markham What does it take to build a 2 MW wind turbine? This time-lapse video of the construction of a wind turbine ...

Hang Dry Your Shirts Faster With These DIY "Space Hangers"

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When you hang dry your clothes, you save on energy costs and you don’t wear them out as fast. The down side is that it takes a lot longer for ...

DIY Project: How to 'Masters of Sex' up your kitchen with just a little paint and paper

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In its third season, Showtime’s "Masters of Sex" has taken a few critical lumps of the less-talk-more-sex-please stripe, but the show’s period production design continues to seduce home decor fans.

Where Plastic Really Goes When You Throw It Out: From Harming Marine Life, Back to People

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Plastic is a waste material that negatively impacts everything it touches. And as scientists become more aware of what’s going on in our oceans in regards to pollution, we’re finding ...

Stunning Beach Avenue is an eco-friendly home in Australia

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The two-bedroom home is divided into three levels, with the bedrooms located on the top floor inside a pointed volume wrapped in timber and bisected by a small courtyard. The ...

Farming Pioneer Joel Salatin’s Secrets to Reconnecting with Your Food

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Joel Salatin is the owner and Farmer of Polyface Farms in Swoope, Virginia. In 1961, the Salatins bought and restored an old farm in the heart of the Shenandoah Valley.

Renewable energy: Abe’s missing arrow

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On 11 August, the Japanese government went along with its plan to revive nuclear energy after the Fukushima disaster by restarting one of the Sendai nuclear power plants. Prime Minister ...

ANDY GOLDRING Permaculture in UK IPC11

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Put Down That Face Scrub"€”It Just Released 100,000 Plastic Particles Into the Ocean

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Go to a beach cleanup and you’ll find that cigarette butts are one of the most abundant items polluting the marine environment. But that’s only because we can’t see the ...

Today's Best Deals: DIY Juice, Cheap Jeans, GoPro Bundle, and More

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Here are the best of today’s deals. Get every great deal every day on Kinja Deals, follow us on Facebook and Twitter to never miss a deal, join us on ...

Renewable energy is good for your health

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Renewable energy projects and energy efficiency measures—particularly those that replace coal-fired power plants—will not only decrease carbon emissions but may also have major health implications worth millions of dollars, according ...

What's the story behind ghost bikes? by Grist

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Beacon empowers writers by letting you fund their work directly. That means you, the reader, decide which writers and stories get published instead of advertisers. There are hundreds of projects ...

Creamiest Chocolate Ice Cream [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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Hi! I'm Amrita. I'm a 24-year-old food blogger who makes simple and delicious vegan recipes. Most are healthy, some are naughty. I'm straight-talkin' and also a certified cat lady. :) ...

Distributed Solar Power Developer In India Attracts $150 Million Investment

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Published on August 28th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal There’s no stopping foreign investors and private equity funds investing in the Indian renewable energy sector. Global infrastructure investment fund I ...

Alaska increases wind power capacity in utility-scale and distributed-scale projects

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Millions of plastic particles found in cosmetic products

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Everyday cosmetic and cleaning products contain huge quantities of plastic particles, which are released to the environment and could be harmful to marine life, according to a new study. Research ...

'Level Passifies Water' Permaculture Earthworks with Geoff Lawton

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“The Secret Food Forest” – New Myth 72. Inspired by the “Mythology, Spirit and Permaculture” Workshop @ 2015 Northwest Permaculture Convergence. PDF + Video. Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com Media

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“The Secret Food Forest” – New Myth 72. Inspired by the “Mythology, Spirit and Permaculture” Workshop @ 2015 Northwest Permaculture Convergence. PDF + Video. Willi Paul, Planetshifter.com MediaSunn makes tofu ...

Bikes were invented because a volcano killed all the horses

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In 1818, Baron Karl von Drais of Baden, Germany patented the design for a two-wheeled Laufmaschine, or “running machine.” It consisted of two in-line wheels beneath a seat and handlebars,


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The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), also being referred to as the Global Goals, are a set of 17 goals for global dignity, prosperity, partnership, and justice for all people and ...

Top 10 Ways to Boost Your Home Wi-Fi

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Wi-Fi is one of the most useful and important parts of using a computer, and yet it’s also one of the most frustrating. If you’re plagued by slow speeds, bad ...

Pedestrians Will Take Over Paris For ‘A Day Without Car’

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Published on August 27th, 2015 | by Derek Markham What would a car-free Paris look like? This September, we’ll get to find out, as this French city hosts its “Day ...

Sweden's oceans ambassador fights for a sustainable blue economy

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To risk a truism: The oceans do a lot for us. The currents drive the climate and the monsoons, ocean water absorbs carbon and heat from that pesky atmosphere, aquatic ...

Chardonnays from the 'True' Sonoma Coast Are as Good as White Burgundy (for a Lower Price)

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Winemakers like to joke that only the rich should risk planting vines on the far Sonoma coast, where fog, chilly wind, and up to 80 inches of rain a year ...

Greenbush homestead flourishes with help of permaculture

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GREENBUSH, Maine — Heather Omand, wearing a straw hat to protect against the hot summer sun, crouched down to pick up a handful of rich soil from the long raised-bed ...

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