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SkyPower Mulls 3 GW Renewable Energy Capacity in Egypt

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Published on February 27th, 2015 |by Mridul Chadha February 27th, 2015 by Mridul ChadhaOne of the leading clean energy project developers in the world, SkyPower, is planning to expand to its footprint in one of the hottest renewable energy markets in the Africa — Egypt. SkyPower is reportedly ...

32,000 Jobs Could Be Created By Illinois Renewable Energy Legislation

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Published on February 26th, 2015 |by Jake Richardson February 26th, 2015 by Jake RichardsonA bill sponsored by state Sen. Don Harmon (D-Oak Park) and State Representative Elaine Nekritz (D-Northbrook) that would make changes to Illinois’ Renewable Portfolio Standard might create 32,000 clean energy jobs, according to its backers.

Wind Power Hits Record High In China’s Coal Hub

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Published on February 26th, 2015 |by Marc Howe February 26th, 2015 by Marc HoweFollowing a continuous surge in capacity levels over the past half decade, the northern Chinese coal hub of Shanxi province posted a record level of wind power generation in the second half of January. According ...

4 Natural Supplements That Are as Powerful as Drugs

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Most supplements don’t really work, or at least haven’t been proven to work. However, there are some exceptions to this. In fact, a few supplements are so effective that they are comparable to pharmaceutical drugs. Here are four natural health boosting supplements that are as powerful as drugs ...

Trina Solar Secures Funding For 1 GW Solar Power Projects

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Published on February 26th, 2015 |by Mridul Chadha February 26th, 2015 by Mridul ChadhaTrina Solar has entered into a partnership with two strategic investors to set up 1 GW solar power capacity across China. According to an agreement, private equity firm Jiuzhou Investment and PingAn Trust, part of ...

Sharing with others self reliance and independence :: The Prepper Broadcasting Network

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As you take your first sip of that morning cup of coffee–Boom! In that instant your world changed. Within a few hours chaos took over the treats of your city. You soon learn that a disaster has risen. Are you prepared? We are not just talking about that ...

India's Essel Group Commits 12 GW Renewable Energy Capacity

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Published on February 26th, 2015 |by Smiti Mittal February 26th, 2015 by Smiti MittalAnother Indian company has proposed to set up large-scale renewable energy capacity over the next few years. Essel Group, a leading conglomerate in India, has announced that it will set up 12 GW of renewable ...

Race for Water Odyssey against Plastic Pollution

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Less than one month from the big launch, the R4WO teams are putting the final touches on the expedition’s preparations. Technical details are adjusted, and bonds between team members grow stronger through training sessions in Lorient (France). Everything falls into place under optimal conditions before the trip to ...

Great Barrier Reef corals eat plastic

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Researchers have found that corals commonly found on the Great Barrier Reef will eat microplastic pollution. “Corals are non-selective feeders and our results show that they can consume microplastics when the plastics are present in seawater,” says Dr Mia Hoogenboom, a Chief Investigator with the ARC Centre of ...

Sharing with others self reliance and independence :: The Prepper Broadcasting Network

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2 mentions24 hours ago
As you take your first sip of that morning cup of coffee–Boom! In that instant your world changed. Within a few hours chaos took over the treats of your city. You soon learn that a disaster has risen. Are you prepared? We are not just talking about that ...

Almost 700 Marine Species at Risk of Extinction from Plastic Pollution - The Daily Catch

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Source: One Green Planet/Kate Good -February 25, 2015 in Adventure From food packaging to fabrics and face wash, this modern “miracle” invention can be found in some shape or form in nearly all of the products that we purchase and use. While this might be convenient for ...

Bacon Cheese and Chive Dip {Gluten Free}

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Bacon and cheese. Who doesn’t love that combo? This bacon and smoked Gouda dip with chives comes together in no time and is the perfect for an appetizer or snack! But there’s a secret superfood ingredient you might want to add. So keep reading! This recipe is totally ...

David Suzuki: We Have to Stop Killing Our Oceans With Plastic

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Eight million tonnes. That’s how much plastic we’re tossing into the oceans every year! University of Georgia environmental engineer Jenna Jambeck says it’s enough to line up five grocery bags of trash on every foot of coastline in the world. A study published by Jambeck and colleagues in ...

Work On 750 MW Solar Power Project In India Progressing Well

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Published on February 25th, 2015 |by Smiti Mittal February 25th, 2015 by Smiti MittalThe Indian government is planning an excellent gift for the nation on its 69th Independence Day next year. The Solar Energy Corporation of India is working to have the first phase of what is being ...

Statewide Plastic Bag Ban on Hold Until 2016

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Feb. 24, 2015 -- Well, it looks like it may be time to bring back our Bag Monster. We thought we had put our symbol of Big Plastic out to pasture with last year’s passage of a statewide ban on single-use plastic bags. But the plastics industry has ...

Inox Wind Announces $750 Million Wind Energy Investment In India

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Published on February 25th, 2015 |by Smiti Mittal February 25th, 2015 by Smiti MittalYet another company has announced a big investment in the Indian renewable energy sector for the resource-rich state of Gujarat. One of the fast-emerging wind energy solutions providers, Inox Wind, has announced that it will ...

Curried Red Lentil and Potato Lettuce Wraps {Vegan/GF}

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3 mentions4 days ago
How about a delicious and nutritious Meatless Monday dish to start off the week? Well, today you are in luck! Emily form Zen and Spice is here to share an amazing Lentil Wrap dish that’s not only gluten free, but vegan too. Oh and looks amazing! Hi readers ...

Tales from the Happy Pig: Mark Boyle's Free Pub

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Mark Boyle is better known as the Moneyless man. He lived over three years without earning or spending a penny. Now he has co-founded a community smallholding with free workshops, free education and free booze! Based in Ireland, An Teach Saor, Gaellic for 'the free house', is a ...

The Source for Organic Superfoods Snacks: Essential Living Foods

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Hi there! Don't miss out on my tips and special deals for green & healthy living! Subscribe to my newsletter or RSS feed. Thanks so much for visiting! Superfoods. You know they’re good for you. How many have you eaten today? Maybe you’ll have avocado with your lunch ...

Sharing with others self reliance and independence :: The Prepper Broadcasting Network

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Backyard, Long Term Food Storage! Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead” Did You Know You Can Plan For Long Term Food Storage Right In Your Own Backyard? Make sure to mark your calendars this week Karen Lynn has the good pleasure of interviewing Jared Stanley of J&J Acres ...

Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space - now available via Indiegogo

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2 mentions2 days ago
Concern regarding the origins of the products we consume is increasing, and cities like New York, São Paulo, and Paris are filled with mini-markets for organic produce, street fairs with local producers, and even urban gardens on top of buildings. A Portuguese start-up wants to bring the countryside ...

David Suzuki: We have to stop killing the oceans with plastic

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3 mentions2 days ago
Eight million tonnes. That’s how much plastic we’re tossing into the oceans every year! University of Georgia environmental engineer Jenna Jambeck says it’s enough to line up five grocery bags of trash on every foot of coastline in the world. A study published by Jambeck and colleagues in ...

India Plans Association Of Top 50 Solar Power Nations

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Published on February 24th, 2015 |by Smiti Mittal February 24th, 2015 by Smiti MittalIndia plans to unleash a renewable energy revolution practically unheard of. Until now we used to watch in disbelief as Chinese regulators repeatedly revised solar power capacity addition targets to very high levels in extremely ...

ArchiBlox's Carbon-Positive Prefab Home Produces More Energy Than It Uses

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Green building has entered an exciting new realm. Archiblox, an Australian architecture firm, has unveiled the world’s first carbon-positive prefabricated home. The Archi+ Carbon Positive House, currently on display in Melbourne’s City Square, is so efficient it can put energy back on the grid. Every Angle tells a ...

Fig & Blue Cheese Dip

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3 mentions17 hours ago
Never miss a bite! Sign up here to receive new recipes and reviews straight to your inbox. Sweet and tangy Fig & Blue Cheese Dip is perfect for chips, pretzels, apple slices and even veggies. Smear it over crackers, or eat it with a spoon — however you ...

A natural headache remedy

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Tiffany Cruikshank is the smart, cool creator of Yoga Medicine, a method that pairs yoga with holistic health practices to address the modern-life ailments that are constantly creeping up on you— like stress, insomnia, and back pain. We teamed up with her to bring you simple solutions you ...

Maya pedal transforms old bikes into pedal-powered water pumps, blenders, and more

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We’ve seen some incredible innovations in bicycle technology lately, from self-charging components such as the Copenhagen Wheel to designer fixies by Diesel. But what happens to these and all other bikes when their owners move on? That’s where Guatemalan NGO Maya Pedal comes in: they transform donated bicycles ...

Creamy Vegan Parsnip and Shiitake Mushroom Soup {Gluten-Free}

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3 mentions4 days ago
A creamy vegan and gluten-free pureed parsnip and shiitake mushroom soup with sweet potatoes is rich, hearty and ever so slightly sweet. But not the good kind. Not the healthy, light, feel good, nourish your body kind of soup. I’ve been eating clam chowder. The heavy cream and ...

Plastic Seduction

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The film "Plastic Seduction" was written, directed and produced by Katrin Peters. Find out more about her work on http://www.dailydifference.org. Plastic is a material that the Earth cannot digest. Plastic pollution is growing at an alarming rate, and plastic debris is accumulating fast in all communities, rivers, in ...

Vegan Chickpea Soup

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3 mentions2 days ago
I am so excited to share the new Living Candida-Free cookbook with you! My dear friend Ricki Heller has so much knowledge to share about candida after living with it for many years. Her 3-Phase program is fabulous, and the recipes are so incredibly delicious you won't even ...

Could solar be the cheapest power source for the UK within a decade?

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3 mentions3 days ago
There is no end in sight to recent reductions in the cost of solar power, which have already taken the technology to a position where it can undercut fossil fuels in many parts of the world. That is the conclusion of a major new report from the Fraunhofer ...

Fears over plastic-eating coral in Australia’s Barrier Reef

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2 mentions3 days ago
SYDNEY: Corals in the Great Barrier Reef are eating small plastic debris in the ocean, Australian researchers said Tuesday, raising fears about the impact the indigestible fragments have on their health and other marine life. The scientists found that when they placed corals from the reef into plastic-contaminated ...

Amsterdam Is Planning On Building An Underwater Parking Garage For Bikes

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2 mentions12 hours ago
What to do about too many bikes? Let people park them underwater. Here's what you might call a good problem, at least from an urban design standpoint: Amsterdam has so many bikes, it's going to build a partially underwater bicycle parking garage to hold them all. According to ...

SunEdison sees $4trn value opportunity in solar, wind by 2020

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US-based SunEdison, now the largest renewable energy company in the world, says it sees a $4 trillion value opportunity in the global wind and solar markets by 2020. At its presentation to analysts overnight, SunEdison produced a 95-page display making the case for wind and solar energy. The ...

DIY Industrial Pipe Coffee Cart

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3 mentions2 days ago
DIY furniture can often be daunting. But really who doesn’t love to say “Thanks, I made that” after a compliment on a cool piece of furniture in your home. So with a little elbow grease and a few supplies you can create your own simple pipe shelf in ...

Curried Red Lentil and Potato Lettuce Wraps {Vegan/GF}

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1 mentions4 days ago
How about a delicious and nutritious Meatless Monday dish to start off the week? Well, today you are in luck! Emily form Zen and Spice is here to share an amazing Lentil Wrap dish that’s not only gluten free, but vegan too. Oh and looks amazing! Hi readers ...

7 On Your Side: Bay Area nonprofit helps return stolen bikes to rightful owners

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Have you contacted the company but your complaint still isn't resolved? Have you asked to speak with a supervisor? Have you read the 7 On Your Side FAQs? If you're still having trouble, 7 On Your Side wants to help you.

Sweet Potato and Bacon Quinoa {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free}

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3 mentions6 days ago
A gluten-free and dairy-free quinoa dish with soft and caramelized sweet potatoes and onions, balanced out with crispy and smokey bacon. Perfect for a weeknight meal. I love bacon. There’s no other way to say it. It’s something about the crispy, crunchy, texture and smoky taste that makes ...

Sharing with others self reliance and independence :: The Prepper Broadcasting Network

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Backyard, Long Term Food Storage! Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead” Did You Know You Can Plan For Long Term Food Storage Right In Your Own Backyard? Make sure to mark your calendars this week Karen Lynn has the good pleasure of interviewing Jared Stanley of J&J Acres ...

The oil crash is devastating Colombia's richest city

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PUERTO GAITAN, Colombia (AP) -- Soaring oil prices the past decade transformed this rural backwater into Colombia's richest city as nearby fields pumped black gold, drawing new businesses, international pop stars and vanity art projects such as the biblical-themed arch that towers over these sweltering grasslands. Now, crashing ...

This is the Beauty We Stand to Lose if We Don’t Do Something About Ocean Acidification and Marine Pollution! (Video)

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The world’s oceans are teeming with life. Although we rarely get to witness the beauty of marine life from land, when you dive below the surface it can seem like you’ve been transported into a whole new, alien world. While many of us never get a chance to ...

Natural herbs to improve hormonal regulation during menopause

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Permalink to this article:http://www.naturalnews.com/048742_menopause_natural_herbs_hormonal_regulation.htmlEmbed article link: (copy HTML code below):Natural herbs to improve hormonal regulation during menopauseReprinting this article:Non-commercial use OK, cite NaturalNews.com with clickable link.Follow Natural News on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, and PinterestPrivacy PolicyTerms of UseAbout UsContact Us/FeedbackWrite for Natural NewsMedia InformationAdvertise InformationEmail NewsletterFacebookTwitterGooglePinterestYouTubeDiasporaSeenRSSJoin over 7 ...

“I’m a Cycle-Path”: Los Ryderz’ Founder Joins other South L.A. Superheroes at Visions and Voices Panel Thursday

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Founder of Los Ryderz, Javier “J.P.” Partida (far left) stands in front of an Earth Day mural with some of the youth from the club after a ride focused on healthy food options hosted by Community Services Unlimited. Sahra Sulaiman/Streetsblog L.A. Ask any of the youth from the ...

UGE's Vertical Axis Wind Turbines now provide green power for the Eiffel Tower

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The Eiffel Tower has just unveiled a new, sustainable facelift, and perhaps the most striking update to the famous landmark comes in the form of two of Urban Green Energy’s (UGE) vertical axis wind turbines. Installed 400ft up, within the tower’s iconic framework, the turbines are now providing ...

Scout’s DIY Home Alarm Gets So, So Much Smarter With An IFTTT Channel

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I’m really digging Scout‘s install-it-yourself modular home alarm. It has its quirks, but it’s a massive step toward everything I want in a security system. I can add new components easily, I can control everything from my phone, there’s no ridiculous contracts or hidden fees, and it’s all ...

4 Holistic Gut-Healing Remedies For Your Home Apothecary

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Stress is our internal response to external changes and challenges, whether real or imagined — a deadline at work, an upcoming dinner with the in-laws, relationship issues or just our imaginationReadHerbal medicine is people's medicine. It is simple, safe and effective. It can even grow right outside your ...

Backyard, Long Term Food Storage!

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Backyard, Long Term Food Storage! Host: Karen Lynn “Lil’ Suburban Homestead” Did You Know You Can Plan For Long Term Food Storage Right In Your Own Backyard? Make sure to mark your calendars this week Karen Lynn has the good pleasure of interviewing Jared Stanley of J&J Acres ...

E-car club accelerates electric vehicle expansion

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The UK's first all-electric car club will soon have over 100 vehicles availabel to its members, increasing its zero-emissions fleet more than seven-fold inside just 18 months. E-car club is poised to quadruple its fleet from 15 to 60 vehicles and expects a further 50 to be deployed ...

Urban Renewal Officially Ended In 1974, Still Alive In St. Louis

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The redevelopment process commonly known as Urban Renewal, in retrospect, was largely a failure: After World War II, urban planners (then largely concerned with accommodating the increasing presence of automobiles) and social reformers (focused on providing adequate affordable housing) joined forces in what proved to be an awkward ...

Electric Vehicle Backers Push For Tax Incentives . News

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Oregon lawmakers are considering a possible hike in the gas tax this session. Supporters say it’s needed in order to offset stagnant revenues due to more fuel efficient vehicles. At the same time, backers of electric cars say more incentives are needed to get more of those vehicles ...
 

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