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China To Finance 50 MW Solar Power Project In Kenya

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4 mentions3 hours ago
Published on July 7th, 2015 | by Smiti Mittal China’s Export-Import Bank has announced financial assistance for the development of a solar power plant in Kenya. A 50 MW solar ...

Wind Power Leading The Way For Renewable Energy Technology

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11 mentions60 minutes ago
Published on July 6th, 2015 | by Joshua S Hill A new report from the European Commission has concluded that wind power is the renewable energy technology with the largest ...

Blueberry Almond Avocado Mousse [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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2 mentions7 hours ago
Dairy FreeHealthyKid-FriendlyNutrient Dense RecipesSingle ServeSoy FreeSugar Free / Low SugarVeganWheat Free Amy Height is the founder of From the Ground Up Wellness, a holistic nutrition practice where she helps clients ...

Cause and effect: how human activity is altering the environment – in pictures

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18 mentions44 minutes ago
Leading environmental photographers and artists exhibit their works on the effects of anthropogenic climate change at the Verve Gallery in Santa Fe, New Mexico, from 3 July to 5 SeptemberMonday ...

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...DEFINITELY A 5 STAR RATING!Cocoa Beach 1,000 Islands: In Search of Wildlife (Capt. Mike Arnold) "Previous neighbors were in town visiting for a few days. We are senior citizens and ...

Plankton snacking on plastic caught on camera for the first time

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15 mentions2 hours ago
Looks like it's plastic for lunch. For the first time, plankton have been caught on camera munching on tiny pieces of plastic. Verity White from Five Films and her team ...

Raw Chocolate Ruby Cheesecake [Vegan, Raw, Gluten-Free]

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4 mentions10 hours ago
Dairy FreeHealthyKid-FriendlyRaw VeganSoy FreeVeganWheat Free Amy Lyons is the blogger and recipe writer behind Fragrant Vanilla Cake, a blog featuring raw and plant based desserts as well as savory dishes.

From Food Trucks to Urban Farming – Boston’s Locally grown food startups on the rise.

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3 mentions21 hours ago
The food industry in Boston is evolving, and people like Future Boston Alliance co-founder Malia Lazu are the core ingredients in a new recipe to cook up more local-grown small ...

Shrimp Summer Roll Salad {Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free}

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3 mentions17 hours ago
Save time on rolling up those summer rolls and make this deconstructed shrimp summer roll salad instead packed full of fresh herbs and veggies. Tossed with a sweet, sour spicy ...

In Chicago, rooftop farming is getting off the ground

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15 mentions58 minutes ago
For more than a decade, Chicago has been at the forefront of the green-roof movement. Now the city is poised to take an active role in the next environmental push ...

'Oceans aren't swimming pools': Why sharks are biting North Carolina beachgoers

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16 mentions4 hours ago
A recent spate of shark attacks along North Carolina's beaches has left beachgoers frightened and experts scratching their heads. The most recent attack, in which a six-to-seven foot shark bit ...

The Sustainable Economy and Decent Work for All

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6 mentions15 hours ago
Editor’s Note: This is an excerpt from the new book, “Decent Work, Green Jobs and the Sustainable Economy,” Stylus Publishing, available in stores now and online.We face two defining challenges ...

France nuclear giant contemplates a future dominated by wind, solar

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3 mentions4 hours ago
In a brief study, the French operator of the country’s nuclear plants unsurprisingly finds that backup generation capacity for fluctuating wind and solar will need to be as flexible as ...

Plastic pollution

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3 mentions23 hours ago
Take a look at the environmental impacts of one of our most common forms of pollution. From your shirt buttons to your keyboard, our extensive use of plastic is undeniable.

China’s Top Wind Power Player Looking at Solar in Australia

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3 mentions4 days ago
Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co., China’s largest wind-turbine maker, is looking at expanding into another renewable energy source in Australia -- solar. Goldwind is studying a solar project in ...

Burt’s Bees Personifies The Awkward Marriage Between Hippiedom and Business

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12 mentions7 hours ago
What would you do if you were paid $130,000 for the successful company you'd co-founded, and then that company was sold to a major brand for close to $1 billion-of ...

9 DIY Welcome Mats to Add Instant Charm to Your Porch

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3 mentions11 hours ago
Like a smiling face, a charming porch makes a great first impression. According to our friends at Hometalk, the quickest and least expensive way to increase that charm is by ...

Beach pollution: How we can all play a part in keeping our oceans clean

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1 mentions1 day ago
Clean beaches and healthy marine life are key issues for the travel industry This year the Travel Foundation's Make Holidays Greener campaign (#greenerhols) has a direct and urgent message. We ...

São Paulo urban farmers grow in unexpected places

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3 mentions11 hours ago
São Paulo, the most populous city in the Americas, is growing food in unexpected places to feed a burgeoning population. Almost 12 million people reside within the city limits of ...

Obama’s Renewable-Energy Fantasy

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19 mentions10 hours ago
On June 30, one day after the Supreme Court struck down the Environmental Protection Agency’s regulation of mercury emissions from power plants, President Obama committed the United States to the ...

How Certified Renewable Energy Can Power A Sustainable Economy And A Sustainable Future

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4 mentions17 hours ago
Renewable energy certificates offer a way to move towards a greener future by funding new renewable energy production, decreasing costs and helping to engage with local stakeholders. This is the ...

Urban agriculture is part of our history

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12 mentions10 hours ago
Urban agriculture continues to be a hot topic. In practice, urban agriculture has been a persistent and organized activity in our nation’s cities for well over a century. And one ...

New study warns of dangerous climate change risks to the Earth’s oceans

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10 mentions3 days ago
Immediate, serious efforts to curb carbon pollution are needed to minimize ocean ecosystem changes A new paper just published in Science summarizes the projected impacts of climate change on the ...

8 Inspiring DIY Ideas for Upcycling Old CDs

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1 mentions13 hours ago
Home » DIY Projects » 8 Inspiring DIY Ideas for Upcycling Old CDs Almost everyone can probably admit to having a pile of old CDs and DVDs lying around somewhere.

After coal, can better health save West Virginia?

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7 mentions4 hours ago
WILLIAMSON, WV With coal trains chugging past in the distance, Jack Perry watches as his wife, Margie, plants row upon row of Hungarian pepper seedlings in the community garden that ...

A Sustainable Approach to Preventing Ocean Plastic Pollution

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12 mentions2 days ago
Featuring fresh takes and real-time analysis from HuffPost's signature lineup of contributors Our ocean is in trouble. Each year, more than 8 million metric tons of plastic trash flows into ...

Planting the locations of Chicago's gardens on a map could help sow the farming movement

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6 mentions3 days ago
The vacant lot next door to Billy Burdett’s house in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood was once an ornamental garden with some vegetables here and there. Then the lot’s owner got ...

Oceans face massive and irreversible impacts without carbon cuts – study

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15 mentions2 days ago
Business-as-usual carbon emissions would cause global warming that brings serious ocean acidification, death of corals and mangroves, scientists say Time is rapidly running out for the world’s oceans and the ...

Sustainable product revenue growing six times faster than alternatives

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Revenues from sustainable products or services are growing up to six times faster than 'normal' equivalents, according to new research from the Investor Responsibility Research Center Institute (IRRCi). The Institute,

Oceans face 'acidification crisis'

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34 mentions2 days ago
Scientists have warned that marine life will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut. Writing in Science, experts say the oceans are heating, losing oxygen and becoming more ...

a "LIVE" Organic Food TV Show

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3 mentions20 hours ago
I am thrilled to announce today that I am officially launching the first-ever “live” organic food TV show called The Living Maxwell Show on Periscope. Each episode will be 12 ...

Vegan 7 Layer Salad with Creamy Chipotle Dressing Recipe

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7 mentions2 days ago
I’m totally obsessed lately with layering. Not clothes, mind you, it’s 100 degrees out! But food. My latest stacked victim is this super easy, yet impressive vegan 7 layer salad.

Kick Plastic – Ocean Conservation

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3 mentions4 days ago
Americans may be recycling more than ever before, but we're also making more trash than ever before. So even though we're getting better, our oceans continue to get worse—strangled by ...

Oceans face 'acidification crisis'

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18 mentions3 days ago
Scientists have warned that marine life will be irreversibly changed unless CO2 emissions are drastically cut. Writing in Science, experts say the oceans are heating, losing oxygen and becoming more ...

US: 100% conversion to wind, water and solar power by 2050 feasible, PV to account for 38%: pv-magazine

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6 mentions5 days ago
In a new study by Stanford University, a solid financial, technical and economical case for the U.S to convert its all-purpose energy systems to ones powered by wind, water and ...

Crowdsourcing Sustainable Solutions: Unilever Launches Foundry IDEAS Platform

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Unilever unveiled a new initiative at the Cannes Lions festival on Friday that aims to put fresh momentum behind its Sustainable Living Plan with public input. The Foundry IDEAS platform will ...

Home improvement projects: Hire or DIY?

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With summer home renovation projects like a composite deck addition and roofing replacement costing homeowners $15,912 and $19,528, respectively, according to Remodeling magazine's 2015 Cost vs. Value Report, it's no ...

Oas1s offers the finest in treehouse living without actually living in a tree

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4 mentions18 hours ago
A starry-eyed, sprawl-busting urban housing concept that’s not too dissimilar in spirit from these floating forest pods that made the rounds back in 2014, Dutch architect Raimond de Hullu's recently ...

Various Plantings on my Permaculture Aquaculture Project

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Smoked Cashew Cheese Spread [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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3 mentions4 days ago
Dairy FreeKid-FriendlySoy FreeSugar Free / Low SugarVeganWheat Free Julie Van den Kerchove is a certified raw food chef & writer graduated from the Living Light Culinary Institute. After successfully healing ...

Hemp and Cashew Energy Bites [Vegan, Gluten-Free]

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3 mentions5 days ago
Dairy FreeHealthyKid-FriendlyNutrient Dense RecipesSoy FreeVeganWheat Free Jen is a personal trainer, group fitness instructor, soon-to-be health coach and the blogger behind Burpees for Breakfast. Her passion is to inspire people ...

Are plastic planes the future of flight? Heathrow expansion reopens debate over aviation's effects on the environment

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2 mentions3 days ago
Manufacturers are drawing up blueprints to make their aircraft greener Simon Calder’s career in travel started at Gatwick Airport, where he cleaned aircraft for Laker Airways and later worked as ...

Holistic health, clean living, healthy recipes!

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3 mentions16 hours ago
Published on July 6th, 2015 | by Andrea Bertoli We’ve gathered 20 healthy recipes for two people that nourish the soul with the joy of homemade foods. Maybe you’re cooking ...

Viaducts with wind turbines, the new renewable energy source

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2 mentions4 days ago
IMAGE: This is an illustration of two identical wind turbines installed in a viaduct. view moreWind turbines could be installed under some of the biggest bridges on the road network to ...

Solar Power for Everyone

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165 mentions5 days ago
Mark and Sara Borkowski live with their two young daughters in a century-old, fifteen-hundred-square-foot house in Rutland, Vermont. Mark drives a school bus, and Sara works as a special-ed teacher; ...

Superfood Vegan Veggie Burgers {Gluten-Free}

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3 mentions3 days ago
Superfood Vegan veggie burgers are packed full of vitamins and nutrients thank to uber healthy ingredients such as beets, sweet potatoes, black beans, oats, and all sorts of seeds and ...

An Urban Farming Renaissance in Our Nation’s Capital

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38 mentions22 hours ago
Rhea Kennedy is a D.C.-based teacher and writer who has covered sustainable food and local culture for The Washington City Paper, Grist, and The Jew and the Carrot blog at ...

Electric Vehicle News, Reviews, and Reports

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3 mentions2 days ago
Renault-Nissan CEO Carlos Ghosn: “Tesla Is Not Our Rival – It Is An Ally” June EV Sales Off 16% In US Despite Strong Showing From Tesla Tesla Tops Estimates With ...

5 Budget-Saving Tips for Your Home Renovation Project

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4 mentions21 hours ago
Sometimes, you feel like simply decorating your home is not enough. You may have that urge to do big changes to it but there’s one thing that’s hindering you—renovations are ...

What is a forest garden?

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9 mentions4 days ago
Sami Grover (@samigrover) Living / Lawn & Garden July 1, 2015 Whether it's this small British garden turned food forest or this 2000-year-old food forest in Morocco, the idea of ...
 

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