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Utilities Changing Course To Support Electric Vehicle Integration With The Grid

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March 27th, 2017 by Kyle FieldThe link between electric vehicles and electric utilities is inseparable, and as more and more utilities realize how much they have to gain from increased ...

25 Cities Now Committed To 100% Renewable Energy

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March 27th, 2017 by Kyle FieldThe Sierra Club shared this week that its Ready for 100 program has reached a milestone with 25 US cities now committed to transition to ...

2˚C Scenario Possible With Renewable Energy

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March 27th, 2017 by Steve HanleyAt the request of the German government, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) and the International Energy Agency (IEA) conducted a study to determine whether ...

Kenya tries to ban plastic bags—again

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Will the ban make Kenya cleaner, or start a black market for bags? LITTERING in graveyards is generally frowned upon. But at the edge of Kangemi, a slum in Nairobi,

One of China's top bike-sharing startups is now paying users to ride its bikes

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Over the past year in China, a sudden surge of “Uber for bike” startups made commuting easier than ever by scattering thousands of bikes across cities for people to find ...

Definitely don't follow these DIY steps to give your red iPhone 7 a black front

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Sometimes fashion just trumps function.If that means cracking open your brand new red iPhone 7, voiding the warranty and potentially breaking it? Then so be it.Because when it comes to ...

5 Sustainable Cities & What They Are Doing To Fight The Climate Crisis

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6 mentions13 hours ago
March 26th, 2017 by Guest ContributorOriginally published on The Climate Reality Project. Find out what these five cities are doing to fight the climate crisis and improve the lives of ...

These are the cities with the worst noise pollution

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We are using cookies to give you the best experience on our site. By continuing to use our site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Commentary and analysis ...

Elon Musk Launches Neuralink to Connect Brains With Computers

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March 27, 2017 3:24 p.m. ET Building a mass-market electric vehicle and colonizing Mars aren’t ambitious enough for Elon Musk. The billionaire entrepreneur now wants to merge computers with human ...

Experts say we need to stop calling breastfeeding 'natural'

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Public health advocates often use the phrase natural in their attempts to promote breast-feeding. As a marketing strategy, it’s a shrewd move. Most mothers will feel at least a little ...

How Urban Farming Took Root Everywhere

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Chicago’s Back of the Yards neighborhood was once one of the most industrialized areas in America, where stockyards and factories were manned by thousands of working-class immigrants. It’s the setting ...

3 Gluten Free Recipes for Fast Recovery

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Gluten Free,Vegan Yesterday I finished the Syracuse Half Marathon for the third time. The first year I more or less nailed it just 26 seconds shy of my goal time ...

20 Home Improvement Franchise Opportunities

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8 mentions12 hours ago
Home improvement projects are on the rise, as more and more homeowners give their properties a facelift to reap higher levels of equity. According to a new report from Harvard’s ...

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New North Sea Wind Power Hub Could Supply 70-100 Million People With Renewable Energy By 2050

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March 24th, 2017 by Joshua S HillThree European transmission system operators have signed a trilateral agreement this week that intends to develop a large renewable European electricity system in the ...

Smashed Mexican Beans Avocado Toast Recipe {Gluten Free}

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Smashed Mexican Beans Avocado Toast! Avocado Toast Recipes need a little upgrade. This Fully Loaded MEXICAN style avocado toast recipe is Gluten Free, Vegan Friendly loaded with Flavor!! A simple,

Five Midwestern states get at least 21% of electricity from wind power, led by Iowa at 36.6%

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Iowa, Kansas, Oklahoma, North Dakota and South Dakota now get at least a fifth of their electricity from wind energy, Daniel Cusick reports for Climatewire. Data from the U.S. Energy ...

What is sustainable palm oil?

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It is almost impossible for most consumers to go a day without using or eating something that contains palm oil, one of the world’s most controversial ingredients. The most widely ...

California solar + wind record high at 49.2%, renewable electricity peaks above 56%

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Solar power in California started setting production records on February 24th – production peaks have continued to occur since then. On Thursday of last week renewables broke 56% of total ...

Toronto’s Urban Farming Residence Will Bridge the Gap Between Housing and Agriculture

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With the ever-expanding global population, cities around the world today are caught in the midst of mass urbanization; the resultant problems are the topic of much of the current architectural ...

These Awesome Breakthroughs in the Fight Against Plastic Pollution Will Give You Hope!

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There is no doubt that we have reached crisis point with our plastic obsession. This material is seemingly ubiquitous in everyday society, used to wrap just about any product you ...

Tunisia bans disposable plastic shopping bags

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In an effort to reduce plastic waste, shoppers will no longer be able to get single-use bags at supermarkets. If you happen to be shopping for groceries in Tunisia, you ...

6 Mystical Practices To Unlock The Supercharged Power Of The Aries New Moon

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Refresh, renew, release! The March 27 Aries new moon is a cosmic spring awakening and a fertile time for planting seeds of intention. On Monday, March 27, 2017, the new ...

The dirt on DIY funerals: What is legal?

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I recently wrote about a friend who lost her son and set out to reclaim the rituals around death, and the response to the story was fantastic. A growing number ...

Electric vehicle startup NIO raises ‘up to $600 million’ in latest round led by Baidu

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Chinese tech giant Baidu has confirmed having led a financing round in the electric vehicle startup NIO, formerly known as NextEV. The news comes just after the company unveiled its ...

Smart cities need smart cars: In the future, your car will be able to “see” through buildings

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Automotive technology is evolving so fast these days that it’s difficult to predict the features vehicles will have by the end of the next decade. But we do know that ...

Tom Colicchio Wants To Transform How We Think About Food Policy

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Tom Colicchio is a busy man. The Top Chef personality and restaurateur whose Crafted Hospitality Group runs some of America’s best known eateries is also a cofounder and board member ...

DIY Bee House

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Shares 34I was in Target this week and saw a really cute bee house in the gardening area.I have a fascination with bees and would love to own more land ...

China plans a city the size of New England that'll be home to 130M

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TIANJIN, China — China's rulers are planning a megacity that will be home to 130 million people and cover an area the size of New England. Sitting on the northeast ...

NYPD Seized 247 E-Bikes, Saving Zero Lives

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NYPD officers confiscated 247 electric-assist bikes in a 24-hour period on Wednesday, AMNY reports. E-bikes remain illegal under state law even though federal rules have permitted them for years. The ...

In China, dairy companies are training chefs to bring on the butter, cheese, and cream

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It’s well documented that a vast proportion of the Chinese population is lactose intolerant, but that’s not stopping China’s consumers from spending more of their disposable incomes on dairy, particularly ...

The Economic Case for Wind and Solar Energy in Africa

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To meet skyrocketing demand for electricity, African countries may have to triple their energy output by 2030. While hydropower and fossil fuel power plants are favored approaches in some quarters,

DIY Dog Cooling Mat is easy to make.

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #PawsToSavor #CollectiveBias As my “babies” are growing up and leaving home for college ...

ACWA Power Commissions Second Phase Of Dubai Solar Project, Adding 200 Megawatts

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March 23rd, 2017 by Saurabh MahapatraOriginally published on CleanTechies. The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority recently announced that the second phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has ...

A case for reconstructing the world of sustainable building standards

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Saturday, March 25, 2017 - 5:00amThe following is an excerpt from "FutuREstorative, Working Towards a New Sustainability," authored by Martin Brown and published by RIBA Publishing. The selection was edited ...

4 Holistic Practices That Dissolve My Anxiety (Even When Nothing Else Works)

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I was diagnosed with social anxiety in third grade. Our family doctor wrote a prescription for a therapy pet and offered medication, and then a psychiatrist taught me a few ...

Once unthinkable, now common: Seabirds ingesting plastic

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This sculpture shows a scene that was once unthinkable – seabirds ingesting vast quantities of plastic. With nine in every ten seabirds now having plastic in their stomachs it has ...

New Legislation an Investment in Agriculture’s Future

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A pair of recently introduced bills gives a boost to young people in agriculture by allowing 4-H and FFA students to keep more of the modest income they earn. The ...

Down the Rabbit Hole

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Photographs by Aliza Eliazarov Clean, quiet, and easy to raise, these little critters might be the next big thing in sustainable meat. All ears? We've got the low-down on hare ...

America's newest bikesharing program lets you drop off bikes basically anywhere

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Earlier this month, Bay-Area-based startup Spin introduced the first large-scale deployment of a stationless bikesharing program in the US. As of March 11, Austin, Texas now has hundreds of orange ...

What Rural Alaska Can Teach the World about Renewable Energy

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From Ensia (find the original story here); reprinted with permission. March 6, 2017 — I flew into Unalakleet, Alaska, on a late fall day. With about 700 people, Unalakleet is ...

9 Tree Houses You Can Actually Sleep In

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Think tree houses are just rickety pieces of lumber crafted into backyard forts for kids? Think again. Tree house hotels are a fast-growing trend that allow anyone to escape the ...

Listen to the sounds of an office, a vinyl record from 1964

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In 1948, Moses Asch founded the incredibly influential Folkways Records label to record and share music and sounds from around the world. Along with bringing the music of Woody Guthrie,

How The Affordable Care Act Is Transforming Health Care Design

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Meridian Health, a new clinic in northwest Seattle, celebrated its grand opening early last year. The two-story building is clad in rust-toned weathering steel and concrete masonry units of different ...

Our Favorite App Right Now

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Every time Mallory and I get together, we are always paying for each other’s stuff. When we are together we almost ALWAYS hit up a soda shop and grab some ...

This Wellness Trend Gives Your Hormones A Serious Happy Boost

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One of the reasons we're obsessed with infrared sauna? According to infrared sauna queen and founder of Higher DOSE Lauren Berlingeri, a session will boost your happy hormones and give ...

First Solar to Deliver 48.5MW Manildra Solar Farm in Australia

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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 ...

Why More Farmers are Making The Switch To Grass-Fed Meat And Dairy

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Though he didn't come from a farming family, from a young age Tim Joseph was fascinated by the idea of living off the land. Reading magazines like The Stockman Grass ...

Northern Lights: Large-Scale Solar Power is Spreading Across the U.S.

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Drive through the frosty stubble of central Minnesota soybean and cornfields this winter and you’d come upon a surprising sight — acres and acres of solar panels glinting under the ...

It’s Alive! US Energy Department Promotes Solar, Wind, Storage News

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March 21st, 2017 by Tina CaseyAll of those folks who were cautiously optimistic about former Texas Governor Rick Perry as head of the US Department of Energy might be feeling ...
 

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