March 23, 2017
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Good News: Your Nappies Will Soon be a new BioFuel

Finally a Way to Use all Those Nappies Nappies—disposable diapers will soon be environmentally friendly There are lots of babies in the world which means lots of diapers. The shift from cloth to nappies began in earnest with the introduction of Pampers in the early 1960s. Over the years, the […]
February 15, 2017
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Joining Forces Environmentalists Work to Save Mangrove Forests

Don’t Give up on the Mangrove Forests, There Is Hope for them Yet! Mangrove forests are groups of trees and shrubs that grow along waterways, primarily in brackish or saline waters, and they are slowly dying out or being destroyed. There are approximately 80 different species of mangrove trees, serving […]
February 2, 2017
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The Climate Reality Project

Rising temperatures across the globe, increasing intensity of storms, drought conditions proliferating, rising sea levels—the evidence of global climate change is clear for all to see. The good news, though, is that the global community is not content to merely read the statistics. They have geared up for action. An […]
January 22, 2017
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2016 Was an Impressive Year for Renewable Energy Projects

Renewable Energy Initiatives Take Off Around the World Renewable energy, once the jargon of environmentalists and dreamers of a green world, is rapidly becoming mainstream as governments and citizens across the globe reach the zenith of their ability to tolerate the effects of climate change and toxic pollutants in the […]
August 21, 2016
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Amsterdam hopes the Green Junkie will eat up the city’s smog

Can a Honeysuckle Suck Out Smog? Researchers in Amsterdam are hoping that the Honeysuckle plant can be a weapon in the war against air pollution. Amsterdam, Holland has some of the most progressive environmental protection initiatives in the world, especially when it comes to greenhouse gases. In 2026, all cars […]
May 22, 2016
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Using Freezing Sea Water to Heat Large Buildings

Can Seawater Replace Fossil Fuels? There are millions of fish in the sea, as they say, but it turns out there might be a million dollar payback in those deep sea waters. Using Green Technology to Reduce the Energy Bill Alaska SeaLife Center, located in Seward, is an ocean wildlife […]
April 15, 2016
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Drip Irrigation for California’s Rice Growers

Good news for California farmers dealing with crippling drought conditions The Lundberg family began farming rice in 1937. For decades, they have developed a reputation not only for tasty and healthy rice, but also for their organic and environmentally-friendly farming practices. However, rice farming requires a lot of water. In […]
November 16, 2015
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Pushing the Envelope of Renewable Energy Development

Oil and Gas Giant Statoil Pushes the Envelope of Renewable Energy Development Norwegian oil and gas company Statoil has received all necessary approvals from the Scottish government to install a 30 megawatt floating wind farm off the coast of Scotland. The pilot project, named Hywind Scotland floating wind farm, will […]
August 25, 2015
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Millions of Plastic Balls May Be the Answer to California’s Epic Drought

It looks like a child’s dream come true, millions of plastic balls, the ultimate playground pit, but these floating balls are on a mission—saving California’s dwindling water supply. Epic drought California has been suffering from its worst drought in recorded history. Upon entering its fifth year, California Governor Brown declared […]