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The weather wasn’t perfect this week for the Trump family’s spring break in Aspen. With mud-season temperatures arriving early, Ivanka and the kids likely faced some less-than-ideal ski conditions.
From: Denver Post | By: Diane Carman | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Reason's choice of SXSW's 2017 innovator awards
From: Reason | By: Stephanie Slade | Friday, March 24, 2017
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State Department reverses Obama ruling and permits construction of Keystone Pipeline
From: Reason | By: Ronald Bailey | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Germany, among other EU countries, is currently facing the problem of quickly finding adequate housing for refugees and asylum seekers that it has let across its borders. The modular houses, designed for this purpose by Architect and builder Werner Sobek,...
From: Jetson Green | By: Christine Walsh | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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When life gives you lemons... make sustainable lemonade! These stories highlight some key players who are using new technology to solve some of nature’s challenges.    The power of solar power: How this island can keep their lights on during a hurricane...
From: Kiva Stories from the Field | By: Kayla Grueneich | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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96T CO2 emissions saved during Earth Hour this year
From: Khaleej Times | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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This story was originally published by the Guardian and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Donald Trump announced a "new era of American energy policy" as he signed the presidential permit allowing TransCanada to build the...
From: Mother Jones | By: Amber Jamieson | Friday, March 24, 2017
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During January and February, the Manitou & Pikes Peak Cog Railway trains only go two-thirds of the way up the mountain.
From: Denver Post | By: Dan Leeth | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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A new report from Stanford University researchers calls for China and the United States to work more closely together on solar energy with each country capitalizing on its particular strengths.
From: China.org.cn | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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Since Earth Hour began in 2007 in Sydney, Australia, more than 80 tonnes of CO2 emissions have been eliminated.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Solar power is potentially the greatest single energy source outside of controlled nuclear fusion, but the Sun is literally a fair weather source that relies on daytime and clear skies. To make solar energy a reliable, 24-hour source of energy, a team...
From: Gizmag | By: David Szondy | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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By Chioma Gabriel Abdur-Raheem Adebayo Shittu is Minister of Communication. A lawyer from Oyo State, he had his first degree in law from the University of Ife (now known as Obafemi Awolowo University (OAU), Ile-Ife). At 26, he became the youngest member...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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You may be wondering, "What's the latest in cleantech investing?" Well, here's the rundown: Baidu invested in electric vehicle start-up NextEV and its NIO brand last week, as a part of what Reuters reports is a $600 million dollar funding round. The...
From: Greentech Media | Friday, March 24, 2017
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“Turn up the dark and get loud about climate action,” is the World Wildlife Fund’s motto for its annual Earth Hour, when the organization asks hundreds of millions of people around the globe to switch off their lights for one designated hour to...
From: The Wrap | By: Rosemary Rossi | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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This story was originally published by High Country News and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. March 25, 1983, business was booming at Harry's Liquor, Wine & Cheese, near the Environmental Protection Agency's Washington,...
From: Mother Jones | By: Cally Carswell | Friday, March 24, 2017
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On the first day of a two-day board meeting—the second day of which (Friday 24 March) will consider the Advanced Clean Cars Midterm Review—the California Air Resources Board (ARB) took a number of climate and air quality actions. CARB approved...
From: Green Car Congress | By: mmillikin | Friday, March 24, 2017
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In his just published work, How Soon Is Now, author, speaker, and thinker Daniel Pinchbeck — known for his 2002 book Breaking Open the Head and 2012’s The Return of Quetzalcoatl — undertakes a review of the current state of humanity, of consciousness,...
From: Flavorwire | By: markesan | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Scientists in Germany flipped the switch Thursday on what's being described as "the world's largest artificial sun," a device they hope will help shed light on new ways of making climate-friendly fuels.
From: Denver Post | By: The Associated Press | Friday, March 24, 2017
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A new Financial Times article reveals that the core technologies that China wants to lead the world in as part of its overarching Manufacturing 2025 initiative are coming under fire from other nations Global Concerns Over China’s “Manufacturing 2025”...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Kyle Field | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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[Nation] Kenyan taxpayers have been forced to bail out a debt-ridden Spanish contractor building the Lake Turkana Wind power transmission line to ensure the project is completed by June.
From: All Africa | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Germany isn't exactly famous for its sunshine, so to help with the country's commitment to investigating renewable energy, the German Space Center (DLR) has constructed the world's largest artificial Sun. Making its public debut today in Jülich, North...
From: Gizmag | By: David Szondy | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Today at 8:30 pm, WWF’s Earth Hour will begin. Started in 2007, Earth Hour is a symbolic act to get us thinking about our planet and our impact on it. But more than that, it’s also part of a simple idea to start an environmental resolution -- this...
From: Inhabitat | By: Ben Grimshaw | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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 Six years ago, a massive earthquake, consequent tsunami and nuclear crisis struck Japan. International organizations rushed to help the country’s devastated residents, and to figure out how to clean up Fukushima Daiichi, the wrecked nuclear power...
From: TechCrunch | By: Lora Kolodny | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Nigerian teenager, Steven Udotong, has invented a nuclear energy fusor, making him the first black student to attain such feat. The post Nigerian wizkid, Udotong, first black student to build nuclear fusor appeared first on Vanguard News....
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Urowayino Warami | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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And it's not just because it's going to have an impact on your electric bill
From: Khaleej Times | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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At least six entities in the United States or Canada (TerraPower, ARC, GE Prism, LeadCold, Oklo and Westinghouse) are investing significant sums of corporate or venture capital to pursue an elusive technical achievement; commercially viable nuclear power...
From: Free Republic | By: Atomic Insights | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Scientists from the German Aerospace Center (DLR) are testing a novel way to generate hydrogen, a potential green energy source, by using a massive array of lights normally found in movie theaters....
From: Engadget | By: Andrew Tarantola | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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OSLO (Reuters) - Scientists proposed on Thursday a legislative and economic framework to halve the world's carbon dioxide emissions every decade from 2020 and combat climate change, by issuing hefty penalties on carbon emitters....
From: Reuters | Thursday, March 23, 2017
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Tesla's various solar roof products will become available for order for the first time starting in April, CEO Elon Musk revealed in a tweet yesterday Tesla Solar Roof Orders Starting In April (#ElonTweets) was originally published on CleanTechnica. To...
From: CleanTechnica | By: James Ayre | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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California’s push for clean energy is forcing the players — consumers, regulators, utilities and fuel producers — into an uncomfortable dance that has each stepping on others’ toes. But all must learn to perform together or risk the reliability...
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Ivan Penn | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Shares of the solar power outfit, which makes optimizers and inverters for solar power systems, could brighten by 40% or more in a year.
From: Barron's | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Century Power, a subsidiary of the Obijackson Group, yesterday, said its 1,500 megawatts (MW) power generation plant would be completed by 2020 and would start making contribution to the national grid. The post Century Power to complete 1,500mw power...
From: Vanguard News Nigeria | By: Tony | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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ESA is developing a new heating system to help future missions to the Moon survive the freezing, fortnight-long lunar night. Currently, landers and rovers rely on nuclear or electric heating systems to keep their electronics warm, but the space agency...
From: Gizmag | By: David Szondy | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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Huawei Spain said Friday that it has signed an agreement with Tenerife-based company, the Institute of Technology and Renewable Energy (ITER), to give an impulse to the use of super-computers and high performance computing (HPC) services on the island....
From: China.org.cn | Saturday, March 25, 2017
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India has parts which are very advanced and parts that are completely undeveloped.Of the world’s 1.3 billion people who live without access to power, a quarter — about 300 million — live in rural India in states such as Bihar. Nighttime satellite...
From: Next Big Future | By: brian wang | Friday, March 24, 2017
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This signals the U.S. will play a more passive role in international climate actions.
From: Grist | By: Brian Kahn | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The utility's wind binge continues and includes plans for a wind farm in Texas that will be among its largest.
From: Minneapolis Star Tribune | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The small Dutch energy company Vandebron, which allows consumers to buy their renewable energy directly from local producers on an online marketplace, has offered utility Nuon €1 million for its coal-fired power plant in Amsterdam. After the purchase,...
From: CleanTechnica | By: Rogier van Rooij | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The Lost and The Lord of the Rings star goes a bit unhinged in a cautionary tale about nuclear power....
From: Sci Fi Wire | By: Don Kaye | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The 12-liter engine is designed for heavy-duty trucks and can also reduce GHG methane emissions by 70 percent or more when run on renewable natural gas. The post Port Trucking Companies Deploy Cummins’ Ultra-Low Emissions Engine appeared first on Environmental...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Jessica Lyons Hardcastle | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Synlight, the world's largest artificial Sun, will help German researchers extract hydrogen fuel from water using solar energy. The post German ‘Largest Artificial Sun’ To Generate Climate Friendly Fuel appeared first on Universe Today....
From: Universe Today | By: Evan Gough | Friday, March 24, 2017
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An Eagle County District Court has rejected the Town of Gypsum’s condemnation of land next to the Eagle River owned by a biomass plant operator, saying the town failed to follow its own rules for publicly announcing its eminent domain plans.
From: Denver Post | By: Jason Blevins | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The UAE is the number one worldwide in terms of offering relief to Yemen, according to the UN.
From: Khaleej Times | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The “solar singularity” is the point where solar becomes so cheap in a majority of countries around the world that it is established as the default new power source. This piece is my second annual followup to my original article on the solar singularity...
From: Greentech Media | Friday, March 24, 2017
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The Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory released films of American nuclear tests
From: Time | By: Jeffrey Kluger | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Elon Musk tweeted a teaser video of a freshly manufactured Tesla Model 3, the mass-market electric sedan due for sale in limited numbers later this year. For Tesla, the Model 3 is a make-or-break proposition. The renewable energy company has enjoyed...
From: Los Angeles Times | By: Russ Mitchell | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Conducting a materiality assessment is akin to taking your car to the shop for an inspection, says Amath Gomis, senior sustainability manager for AT&T. Both exercises can significantly improve performance in the long run. Gomis will be speaking about...
From: Environmental Leader | By: Alyssa Danigelis | Friday, March 24, 2017
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 The Tesla solar roof tiles the company unveiled last year, which look like regular roof tiles and yet have roughly equivalent efficiency with traditional solar power gathering cells, will be up for order starting in April, according to Tesla CEO Elon...
From: TechCrunch | By: Darrell Etherington | Friday, March 24, 2017
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A planned 50-acre solar electricity facility at his Coolcarrigan tillage enterprise in Co Kildare is Robert Wilson Wright's main pre- occupation these days. It could remain a personal preoccupation unless the Government gets around to deciding what subsidies...
From: Irish Independent | Friday, March 24, 2017
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Solar roof installations are expected to begin later this year.
From: Business Insider | By: Danielle Muoio | Friday, March 24, 2017
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