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High anxiety: Can living in a tall building cause depression?

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4 mentions3 days ago
For those who live in population centers where the built environment can best be described as squat, pancake-like or uniformly horizontal, a trip to a skyscraper-laden city can be an ...

Photovoltaic Materials Market Estimated to Reach $25 Billion by 2022

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2 mentions19 hours ago
Solar Decathlon Launches Innovative Entrepreneurs Donald Trump and the Solar Industry 6 US Cities Where Solar Installers Can Thrive Is Tesla Right to Buy SolarCity? Solar Power International 2016: Opening ...

Uganda to Tap Into Mini-grid Potential

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2 mentions20 hours ago
Solar Decathlon Launches Innovative Entrepreneurs Donald Trump and the Solar Industry 6 US Cities Where Solar Installers Can Thrive Is Tesla Right to Buy SolarCity? Solar Power International 2016: Opening ...

Leek and Potato Pan Roast {Paleo, Vegan}

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5 mentions3 days ago
Spring Leek and Potato Pan roast! This Vegetable Pan Roast is packed with Seasonal Leek, Potato, and Steamed Spinach Greens! A flavorful, healthy, and easy to make side dish you ...

Ohio HB 114 Renewable Energy Standards Bill Would Cripple Wind Industry, Says AWEA

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5 mentions4 days ago
March 22nd, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe American Wind Energy Association has come out against an Ohio state bill which would reduce the state’s renewable energy standards into an unenforceable ...

Cops confiscate hundreds of illegal e-bikes in Manhattan

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Police in Manhattan confiscated 247 illegal motorized bicycles in the borough on Wednesday during a targeted safety blitz. “Pedestrians, bikers & motorists are safer because we took these illegal electric ...

My Turn: Climate change and the health of our children

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3 mentions11 hours ago
As spring unfolds in New Hampshire, there’s a predictable shift in the ailments that bring children into my office every day. Alongside the general excitement about the warming weather and ...

Have an Eco-Friendly Vacation with these Travel-Friendly Organic Essentials Rural Mom

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3 mentions1 day ago
Eco-friendliness is more of a lifestyle for me than anything, so whether I’m at home or away, I try to keep up with the same habits. It’s not as easy ...

Permaculture magazine

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5 Simple Steps Employers Can Take To Boost Workers' Financial Wellness

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2 mentions9 hours ago
Now more than ever, employers offer a wide array of benefits to build engagement and culture within their walls. Healthy snack options adorning the kitchen? Check. Fitness stipends? Check. Competitive ...

UK Navy Base Launches Electric Fleet With 48 Nissan e-NV200 Combi Electric Vans

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6 mentions4 days ago
March 21st, 2017 by Cynthia ShahanThe UK’s Royal Navy is launching into the future in a way that values and protects the environment around the world as well as in ...

Electric Vehicle Purchase Incentives Under Fire In Many States Courtesy Of Big Oil

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6 mentions6 days ago
March 21st, 2017 by Kyle FieldWith the early introduction of affordable, long-range EVs like the Chevy Bolt (with 238 miles of range) and the Tesla Model 3 (slated to move ...

The Living Building Challenge confronts us with a profound question

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5 mentions3 days ago
We spend most our days inside hulking concrete and steel boxes that are fixed to the Earth. They don't exactly look like environmental warriors, but can buildings actually help heal ...

THREE WAYS TO URBAN AGRICULTURES:

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5 mentions2 days ago
By Wayne Roberts When Socrates, Plato and the gang had their dialogues about the inner essence of beauty, truth and justice, while hanging out at the farmers market in downtown ...

Permaculture

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2 mentions18 hours ago
Forgé au milieu des années 1970 par l’Australien Bill Mollison, le terme « permaculture » est une contraction de « permanent » et « agriculture ». Il peut aussi s’entendre ...

Urban farmers grow veggies in freight containers

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PHOENIX -- The future of urban agriculture might require farmers to think inside the box. Farmers here are growing vegetables here in converted freight shipping containers equipped with the latest ...

Week in review: Alternative energy: Exploring wind power and pushing for solar incentives

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2 mentions2 days ago
ENERGY Maine searches for opportunities in offshore wind power Gov. Paul LePage’s opposition to the cost of renewable energy has stalled Maine’s chances of developing an offshore wind power industry.

How do forests recover from fires?

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3 mentions1 day ago
Forest fires can be devastating events. We hear in the news about many forest fires, the homes destroyed, and the lives lost1. Fires also have effects on the forest itself,

Renewable energy has robust future in much of Africa: study

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2 mentions7 hours ago
As Africa gears up for a tripling of electricity demand by 2030, a new Berkeley study maps out a viable strategy for developing wind and solar power while simultaneously reducing ...

Home Matters Linky Party #128

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2 mentions3 days ago
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 ...

Will Consumers Pay More for Recycled Ocean Plastic?

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3 mentions3 days ago
In a move that could increase consumer awareness about marine plastic pollution — and thus, consumer willingness to pay more for products made from recycled marine plastic — recycling company ...

Congress Must Investigate Collusion Between Monsanto and the EPA, Now

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11 mentions22 hours ago
“I have cancer, and I don’t want these serious issues in HED [EPA’s Health Effects Division] to go unaddressed before I go to my grave. I have done my duty.” ...

Natural Allergy Treatments: 3 Remedies That Might Make You Ditch Your Antihistamine

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3 mentions4 days ago
Allergies can be a pain in the, well—nose, eyes, throat, and skin. But despite the fact that allergies can torment us for a few months out of the year, many ...

Germany Converts Coal Mine Into Giant Battery Storage for Surplus Solar and Wind Power

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Germany is embarking on an innovative project to turn a hard coal mine into a giant battery that can store surplus solar and wind energy and release it when supplies ...

Are Women Really More Risk-Averse on Bikes, or Just More Honest?

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8 mentions5 days ago
There’s a widespread belief in the biking world that one reason to build comfortable bike infrastructure is that if streets are safer, more women will bike.Women are, as one saying ...

The economic case for wind, solar energy in Africa

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2 mentions2 hours ago
Science News from research organizations Date: Source: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Summary: To meet skyrocketing demand for electricity, African countries may have to triple their energy output by 2030. While ...

Brazil is handing over the Amazon rainforest to mining companies and big agriculture

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5 mentions3 days ago
Brazil’s Amazon rainforest, the massive swath of vegetation that accounts for 10 percent of the world’s known species, is again under siege. Last year alone, over 3,000 square miles were ...

Bike-sharing companies are flooding the market, but this one insists its bikes are smartest

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5 mentions7 days ago
Singapore now has a third bike-sharing company in just a few months. One of China's largest bike-sharing firms, Mobike launched here on Tuesday, adding to the growing list of bike-sharing ...

Agenda

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1 mentions9 hours ago
Transportation from the Intercontinental Hotel and the Sheraton Hotel to the Seaholm Power Venue will be available for attendees who are not attending any tours will be available from 11 ...

India Secures $500 Million For Dedicated Renewable Energy Transmission Project

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5 mentions7 days ago
March 20th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraIndia’s state-owned power transmission infrastructure developer has signed an agreement for $500 million in debt financing to set up dedicated transmission lines for renewable energy ...

Digital health hires: Syapse, AxisPoint, and more

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3 mentions3 days ago
Precision oncology company Syapse, which is working with Joe Biden’s Cancer Moonshot Initiative, has hired a new CEO, Ken Tarkoff. Tarkoff was previously chief operating officer at RelayHealth, a healthcare ...

Pakistan To Finally Embrace Solar Power Auctions

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3 mentions1 week ago
March 20th, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraPerhaps motivated by the massive crash in the solar power tariff bids across the world, Pakistan is set to shift from feed-in tariff mechanism to ...

Can organic cotton become as mainstream as organic food?

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3 mentions2 days ago
MINNEAPOLIS – Organic cotton textiles register no more than a footnote in the world’s cotton production, but Vishal Naithani wants to change that. His company, Sustained Organic Living in suburban ...

3 continents, 3 lakes in danger

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5 mentions2 days ago
Each year on 22 March we mark World Water Day, a day set aside to focus on preserving our freshwater resources. There is no shortage of water on the planet.

Living in a LEED crib: Fenwick Station

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3 mentions1 day ago
I’ll always be a California girl, and even though I’ve lived in Maryland for years now, the place that I call home has to appeal to the granola-eating, eco-conscious hippie ...

How NEC brings cutting edge security to smart cities and public spaces

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2 mentions4 days ago
One of the most interesting things about emerging technology is seeing traditional companies bring their years of experience to solve social problems for the greater good. An example is the ...

Japanese Floating Solar Farm Helps Apple In Its Push For 100% Renewable Energy

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8 mentions6 days ago
March 20th, 2017 by Steve HanleyOriginally published on Solar Love. Apple has committed itself to using only clean renewable energy to operate all of its stores, data centers, and manufacturing ...

A community project is shaking-up the idea of sustainability [VIDEO]

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3 mentions3 days ago
A community project in the heart of London is gaining a reputation for its ground-breaking work. And it’s altering the way we view food production, sustainability, youth engagement, and even ...

The vegan teenagers who have sworn off meat and dairy for life

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6 mentions5 days ago
Being a teenager is tough. The struggle to fit in, feel comfortable in a morphing body, and cope with seesawing emotions is something that we can all relate to. And ...

Two questions senators should ask Neil Gorsuch about natural law

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3 mentions6 days ago
The Supreme Court nominee’s moral views seem closely tied to his jurisprudence DURING the campaign, Donald Trump pledged to name a Supreme Court justice “very much in the mould” of ...

Madison, Wisconsin commits to 100% renewable energy

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3 mentions4 days ago
Madison just became the first city in Wisconsin and the largest city in the Midwest to commit to 100 percent clean energy in just the latest example of how President ...

A Montreal Meals-on-Wheels Program is Closing the Food Waste Loop

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14 mentions3 days ago
The rooftop garden at Santropol Roulant in Montreal looks like any other at first glance, with 40 self-watering containers and a small greenhouse lining the 1,500-square-foot rooftop. Managing a well-running ...

New IEA Report Addresses Grid Integration Of Variable Renewable Energies

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3 mentions1 week ago
March 20th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThe growing level of variable renewable energy technologies such as wind and solar will present challenges for grid operators as they seek to integrate ...

There is No ‘Away’: How Each of Us Can Help Stop Plastic Pollution

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7 mentions4 days ago
Related: Waste Not Leadership Natural Resources Last month, Indonesia pledged to cut plastic pollution by an astounding 70 percent by 2025, in response to the UN Environment Programme’s #CleanSeas campaign.

What's next for renewable energy in Iowa?

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2 mentions4 days ago
Iowa is on the road to a greener future. Iowa continues to build on an impressive renewable energy portfolio that leads the nation in ethanol and biofuel production, is blowing ...

5 Tips That Will Make Spring Cleaning a Breeze This Year

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3 mentions5 days ago
This is a guest post from Garret Stembridge at Extra Space Storage, a nationwide self-storage company that has 22 facilities in the New York metro area alone. Spring cleaning season ...

Natural Remedy Dos and Don’ts for Multiple Sclerosis

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3 mentions1 day ago
More and more people with multiple sclerosis (MS) are looking into so-called natural remedies — mostly herbs, vitamins, and supplements — as alternatives, or complements, to prescription drug treatment. But ...

Panama City Rescue Mission holds ribbon-cutting ceremony for new permaculture garden

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3 mentions3 days ago
They also have 15 fruit trees growing, chickens, and they used 500 pounds of grouper as a compost. The mission's leaders said the grouper compost is great for the vegetables.

Rescue Mission garden growing the community

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3 mentions3 days ago
The goal of the garden is to make the Rescue Mission self-sustaining for food and teach clients how to create their own gardens. The mission also plans to sell surplus ...

Flourless Carrot Cake Yogurt Pancakes {Gluten Free}

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4 mentions4 days ago
These Flourless Carrot Cake Yogurt Pancakes are too good to be true! Protein packed, made with simple wholesome ingredients, lower sugar, gluten free, and oh so tasty! Just blend, cook,
 

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