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Solar Power Growth & Government Incentives

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7 mentions10 hours ago
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 ...

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

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15 mentions5 hours ago
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 ...

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

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30 mentions5 hours ago
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 ...

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

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7 mentions6 hours ago
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 ...

Tangy Mushroom Skewers [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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5 mentions14 hours ago
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 ...

Plastic: the wonder material filling our oceans and beaches

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24 mentions2 hours ago
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 ...

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

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4 mentions14 hours ago
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 ...

10 GW Solar Power Policy Launched In Gujarat

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5 mentions2 days ago
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 ...

Scientists warn almost all seabirds will ingest plastic by 2050

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33 mentions1 hour ago
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 ...

Plastic Pollution Coalition

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3 mentions1 day ago
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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14 mentions15 hours ago
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 ...

Renewable Energy is Good for Your Health

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15 mentions4 hours ago
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 ...

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

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12 mentions12 hours ago
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 ...

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

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25 mentions5 hours ago
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 ...

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

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5 mentions8 hours ago
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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4 mentions17 hours ago
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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7 mentions16 hours ago
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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18 mentions13 hours ago
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.

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

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7 mentions13 hours ago
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 ...

What's the story behind ghost bikes? by Grist

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4 mentions3 days ago
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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3 mentions2 days ago
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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5 mentions3 days ago
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 ...

Millions of plastic particles found in cosmetic products

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3 mentions2 days ago
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 ...

Top 10 Ways to Boost Your Home Wi-Fi

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12 mentions4 hours ago
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 ...

Bikes were invented because a volcano killed all the horses

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56 mentions2 hours ago
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,

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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24 mentions3 days ago
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 ...

Greenbush homestead flourishes with help of permaculture

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5 mentions15 hours ago
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 ...

Preparing cob for pizza oven with Shropshire & Edges Permaculture Network (SEPNET)

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2 mentions5 hours ago
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Nicolas Tye Architects Create A Modern and Eco-Friendly Studio On The Ruins Of An Old Barn

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3 mentions2 days ago
Nicolas Tye started his architecture firm in his private home, but soon he had more employees than he had space, so they needed to expand. Tye chose to keep the ...

Asian Cabbage and Chicken Salad with Creamy Tahini Dressing {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free}

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8 mentions23 hours ago
A crunchy, creamy refreshing shredded cabbage and chicken salad with toasted almonds and an Asian based creamy tahini dressing makes for a perfect weeknight summer meal. Minimal cooking required. Gluten-Free ...

New study quantifies microplastics pollution

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4 mentions3 days ago
PLYMOUTH, England, Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Though tiny, it's not hard to find microbeads, or microplastics, in the cosmetics industry. They're in toothpastes, facial soaps, exfoliants and more. It's an ...

River Road Resilient Food System: Suburban Permaculture at Work

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2 mentions14 hours ago
“You don't have to move to live in a better neighborhood.” Half of all Americans live in suburbia. I... Taking out a driveway and reclaiming automobile space can be one ...

New Electric Vehicle Speed Record Set By Speedy VBB-3 Despite Wet Salt

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9 mentions3 days ago
Published on August 27th, 2015 | by Tina Casey Did you know that Utah’s famous Bonneville Salt Flats, home of the international auto extravaganza Speed Week, are bleeding salt and ...

Modular BEEcosystem observation hive brings honeybees inside your home

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11 mentions1 day ago
Derek Markham (@derekmarkham) Living / Lawn & Garden August 27, 2015 In a bid to get more people reconnected with the nature of their food, Living Interiors' new modular observation ...

What's Next For US Renewable Energy Subsidies?

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1 mentions14 hours ago
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 ...

Rechargeable batteries: Which are the most eco-friendly?

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3 mentions2 days ago
Q. I recently moved to a remote area where electricity delivery is sometimes unreliable, so I have battery-powered backup devices. I want to get in a big supply of rechargeable batteries. There ...

Watch The Swirling Islands Of Plastic Trash That Are Filling Up Our Oceans

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11 mentions2 days ago
Courtesy of NASA, see where the 5 trillion pieces of floating plastic floating we've put in our oceans. Next year, a 20-year-old inventor will begin trawling the world's oceans to ...

This DIY Audio Jack Key Holder Lets You Plug In Your Keys for Safe Keeping

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15 mentions14 hours ago
You don’t have to be an audiophile to appreciate this DIY audio jack key holder, but it certainly helps. Mounted on your wall, you’ll always have a place to plug ...

Death to 'austerity'. Long live sustainable abundance!

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6 mentions1 day ago
The 'austerity' issue is very much in the news. In last weekend's Observer, for example, it popped up in several articles. On the front page a number of economists are ...

NOAA Releases an Important Fisheries Climate Science Strategy

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5 mentions4 days ago
Home › Contributors › Lisa Suatoni › NOAA Releases an Important Fisheries Climate Science Strategy The Fisheries Climate Science Strategy released this week by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration ...

Electric Vehicle Survey Reminder

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2 mentions23 hours ago
If you, like me, are a “wannabe” EV owner, here’s one last reminder to complete the survey below. You can also click this link and complete it there. In either ...

India’s National Stock Exchange Switches To Wind Power

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8 mentions5 days ago
Published on August 26th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal One of the leading stock exchanges in India, the National Stock Exchange (NSE), has invested in a wind energy project for ...

Raghav, Nelly, & Abhishek Bachchan Feature SolarAid In “Until The Sun Comes Up”

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Published on August 26th, 2015 | by Derek Markham Canadian pop star Raghav, American rapper Nelly, and Bollywood superstar Abhishek Bachchan get behind the solar revolution in Africa by endorsing ...

How to feed the world, with a little kelp from our friends (the oceans)

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29 mentions4 days ago
Paul Dobbins works on a farm that needs no inputs — no fertilizer, no pesticides, no water. Oh, and it doesn’t use any land either. This farm increases wildlife habitat ...

Michael Pilarski's Permaculture Design Course: Week 3 gardens

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2 mentions1 day ago
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EDF Renewable Energy Acquires OWNEnergy

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6 mentions6 days ago
Published on August 26th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill North American EDF Renewable Energy announced Tuesday that it has completed the acquisition of OwnEnergy. EDF Renewable Energy is one ...

How fixed-gear bikes can confuse Google’s self-driving cars

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80 mentions8 hours ago
Earlier this month in Austin, a cyclist and a Google self-driving car met at a four-way stop. This likely wasn’t the first time a Google self-driving vehicle has encountered a ...

Permaculture Garden Update

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Coconut Blueberry Slow Cooker Oatmeal {Vegan}

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4 mentions5 days ago
This slow cooker oatmeal is made with coconut milk, Bai5 Brasilia Blueberry, and frozen blueberries for a healthy, creamy and vegan-friendly weekday breakfast that is so easy to make! Am ...
 

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