States Lead the Way Toward 100% Renewable Energy

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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 ...

Smart cities must be people-centered, equitable cities

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Technology has always been a critical force deeply intertwined with the evolution of cities. From the first human settlements millennia ago to the industrial revolution to today, technological breakthroughs have ...

GE Renewable Energy To Supply First US Integrated Solar-Wind Hybrid Project

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February 24th, 2017 by Joshua S HillGE Renewable Energy has been selected to supply wind and solar components for the first ever US commercial integrated solar-wind hybrid project. While the ...

Talking Rural Farms and Art with Iowa's Poet Laureate, Mary Swander

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Mary Swander is the Poet Laureate of Iowa. She is the author of numerous books, poetry and plays. The plays, based on hours of conversations with Iowans, draw on an ...

Envision Festival Powered By Renewables & “Leave No Trace” Principles

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February 23rd, 2017 by Scott CooneyThe Envision Festival, taking place this week along the central Pacific coast of Costa Rica, is one of those things that I’ve often dreamt of,

France Now Offering €200 State Subsidy For Electric Bicycles

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February 23rd, 2017 by James AyreThe government of France is now offering a state subsidy of €200 to buyers of certain electrically powered bicycles, according to recent reports. This state ...

Solar jobs soar as Maryland prioritizes renewable energy

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Matt McDonough and his crew rolled up to the Brookly Park home around 8 a.m., unloaded their ladders, harnesses and tools, and got to work tiling another roof with solar ...

NATO Renewable Energy To Penetrate Into Russian Petro-State

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February 23rd, 2017 by Susan KraemerRenewable energy companies from three EU member nations, Finland, Germany and the Netherlands have just announced they will finance and build a total of 735 ...

Our oceans, our responsibility

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For some people the oceans may seem vast - to me they are my garden and my home. For the last three decades I have spent most of my life ...

Microplastics in Oceans Outnumber Stars in Our Galaxy by 500 Times

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The United Nations is "declaring war" on the biggest sources of planetary pollution—ocean plastic. On Thursday, the intergovernmental organization's environment program (UNEP) launched its #CleanSeas campaign at the World Ocean ...

Vieques: A Caribbean island with beaches and eco-hotels galore

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Right off the bat, Vieques surprised me in the best possible way. Just minutes after exiting the ferry from Puerto Rico, I saw my first wild horse. I admit with ...

UN takes aim at 'wasteful' plastics in oceans

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Under fire are microplastics in cosmetics and single-use plastics, such as water bottles and plastic bags, with the UN calling their use "wasteful" and "excessive". The announcement comes as Sky's ...

EarthRx: Detroit’s New “AgriHood” is the Future of Urban Planning

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The world reached a silent milestone in 2008 when the urban population overtook the rural one for the first time ever—a unique and important turning point in human history. But ...

Buying an electric vehicle? A growing list of states will charge you extra yearly fees.

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Electric vehicles serve the public good — they reduce local air pollution and greenhouse gas emissions. But these social benefits are not reflected in the price of the vehicles, which ...

DIY Network could save Aretha Franklin's girlhood home

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MEMPHIS — Aretha Franklin's deteriorating childhood home may have found an unlikely savior in cable TV, activists working to preserve the house said Thursday. The DIY Network, a Knoxville-based, Scripps ...

UN Declares War on Ocean Plastic #UNEnvironment

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23 February 2017 – UN Environment launched today an unprecedented global campaign to eliminate major sources of marine litter: microplastics in cosmetics and the excessive, wasteful usage of single-use plastic ...

Hope in the Amazon

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When discussing solutions to climate change, conversations usually center on reducing carbon emissions. Equally important, however, is preserving and restoring natural ecosystems, like the Amazon rainforest, that absorb carbon dioxide ...

Jammu & Kashmir Announces 450 Megawatt Rooftop Solar Power Target

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February 22nd, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraThe Indian state of Jammu & Kashmir has set a target for setting up rooftop solar power capacity by 2022. The Jammu & Kashmir Department ...

Invisible plastic particles from textiles and tyres a major source of ocean pollution

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Wed, 22 Feb 2017 Tiny plastic particles washed off products such as synthetic clothes and car tyres could contribute up to 30% of the ‘plastic soup’ polluting the world’s oceans ...

Wind and solar power are disrupting electricity systems

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But that’s no reason for governments to stop supporting them ALMOST 150 years after photovoltaic cells and wind turbines were invented, they still generate only 7% of the world’s electricity.

How a climate-friendly flour company built a flourishing market

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Shepherd’s Grain sells not only high-quality flour made from wheat grown with no-till practices. It also sells the story of no-till, a farming method that eliminates the significant climate-warming carbon ...

Cold Busting Turmeric Tea Latte {Vegan Friendly, Paleo}

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Boost your health with a cold busting blood orange turmeric tea latte! This Vegan “Golden Milk” latte is loaded with extra Vitamin C, rich in minerals, and anti-inflammatory properties.A fruit ...

How a 1/2 acre urban garden became a hub for many more

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From a 23 year old food forest to a 215 square foot cabin, Happen Films have produced some wonderful examples of people living closer to the land. As is always ...

5 Portable High Protein Breakfasts {Gluten Free}

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Gluten Free,Vegan As a WAHM (work at home mom), I have the luxury of making most of what I eat on demand.This results in needing to do little to no ...

Plastic from tyres 'major source' of ocean pollution

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Particles of debris from car tyres are ending up in the ocean as "plastic soup", conservationists warn. Microplastics from tyres and textiles are a bigger source of marine pollution than ...

Is This The New Kombucha? The Wellness Drink You Need To Know About

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When it comes to the gut, research is clear: The more diverse your microbiome is, the better. While we all love kombucha, it’s important to mix it up, both for ...

Tata Power Renewable Energy crosses 10.5GW solar with 15MW installation

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India’s largest renewables company Tata Power Renewable Energy (TPREL), has crossed the 10.5GW solar deployment mark with a 15MW installation in the state of Telangana. TPREL, a subsidiary of Tata ...

The Kenyan comeback of the Black Rhino

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When it comes to rhinos - and elephants – it’s usually bad news. Rampant poaching across Africa and Asia has wiped out national populations, driven several subspecies to extinction and ...

Why It Matters What President Trump Eats

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It appears that one of the most visible achievements of Michelle Obama’s legacy as first lady will live on in the Trump White House: her garden. First lady Melania Trump ...

Farms Are Turning to Solar as Electricity Prices Soar

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Step onto a farm in California, and you're likely to find solar panels planted near almonds or oranges. Solar energy is a growing presence in the agriculture industry, partly as ...

Home Matters Linky Party #124

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Welcome to the weekly Home Matters Linky Party. A great place to come, share your blog posts, and make new friends.… Thank you for joining us at this week’s linky ...

Why it's so hard finding love when you're a vegan

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The thought of totally riding our diets of animal products, from creamy Brie to steak and milk chocolate, is enough to make some of us want to lie down in ...

Oceans Are Losing Oxygen. Here’s Why That’s a Big Problem

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Doctor's Book Presents The Case Against 'Dairy Crack'

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The average American eats more than 33 pounds of cheese a year. This is according to Neal Barnard, physician and president of the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. And that's ...

The High Cost of Cheap Labor

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At least half of all farmworkers in the United States are undocumented Mexican immigrants. And “documentation” often dictates inclusion in a guest-worker program that’s been compared to slavery. Americans avoid ...

Wind Power Becomes America's Largest Renewable Resource

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Wind power overtook hydropower to become the biggest source of renewable electric capacity in the U.S. in 2016 and is now the nation's fourth-largest energy source overall, according to figures ...

For Smart Cities, What Comes First? The Budget or the Plan?

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Strained budgets may be holding back many municipalities whose leaders understand the benefits of smart city systems but lack the money to support them. Yet, a question is emerging that ...

Jenga Mwendo Strengthens Community Through Gardening in New Orleans

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Two years after Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans, Jenga Mwendo saw potential for rebirth in an overgrown lot in the Lower Ninth Ward, where she’d grown up. Calling on residents’ ...

Coalition not interested in coal, just stopping new wind and solar

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The Government isn’t really interested in funding new coal fired power stations, it wants to destroy investment in renewable energy and the agencies responsible for driving the transition away from ...

Microfibers are a source of ingestible plastic worse than already-banned microbeads

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Get Unlimited Digital Access Your first month is less than a dollar. $0.99 for first 4 weeks Subscribe Now They come out of your fleece every time you do a ...

California introduces its own 100% renewable energy bill

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Massachusetts recently introduced a bill to derive 100 percent of the state’s energy from renewables, and now California is following suit. A new bill introduced by state Senate leader Kevin ...

Former Trump Aide Says Wind and Solar Research Will Be Cut

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Troy Lee loves electric mountain bikes

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February 23, 2017 Betsy Welch Troy Lee, the charismatic CEO and founder of Troy Lee Designs (TLD), takes the cake for our favorite email signature: Peace and Wheelies. How could ...

Grilled Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Crema (Gluten and Dairy Free)

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These Grilled Chicken Tacos with Cilantro Crema make a quick, healthy, and allergy-friendly weeknight meal if you use leftover grilled chicken! These are gluten-free, dairy-free, and nut-free, simple, and AMAZING!

The new LCD Etch A Sketch Freestyle can’t shake off the lies

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Remember Etch A Sketch? Remember spending hours honing your fine motor skills in turning the knobs and dials, trying to perfect tracing over the lines? Remember never letting anyone into ...

Red Velvet Crinkle Cookie Sandwiches [Vegan]

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These red velvet crinkle cookie sandwiches are an amazing treat. The cookies themselves are light and buttery with the perfect crinkle cookie effect enhanced by a dusting of powdered sugar.

Quit these disposable plastic items today

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Every bit of plastic that has ever been made still exists on the planet. Once it exists it will never fully biodegrade, only break down into smaller and smaller pieces.The ...

Indonesia waging war on its oceans of plastic

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INDONESIA is taking action to combat its catastrophic problem of polluting the oceans with plastic debris, Environment and Forestry Minister Siti Nurbaya Bakar said on Saturday. According to the Jakarta ...

GOOGLE blacklists Natural News… removes 140,000 pages from its index… “memory holes” Natural News investigative articles on vaccines, pharma corruption, fraudulent science and more

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GOOGLE BLACKLISTS NATURAL NEWS (Natural News) Late last week, I received a direct threat that warned if I did not take steps to destroy Alex Jones and InfoWars, I would ...

Polka Dot Furniture Makeover. Upcycle furniture.

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Shares 68This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of CORT. All opinions are 100% mine. Don’t you love a perfectly decorated home? I have a lot of ...

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