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Pretty Picture…

Published on July 25th, 2014 | by Bob

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Here’s a nice short piece from one of our readers: By Bob Wallace Recently someone was saying that renewables weren’t replacing fossil fuels. I decided how to see how one might clearly demonstrate that they are. ... Read More


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The Dark Side Of Solar Energy: Weaponry

Published on July 25th, 2014 | by Important Media Cross-Post

Originally published on Green Building Elements By John Perlin John Perlin’s book, “Let It Shine: The 6000-Year Story of Solar Energy,” tells of a scheming thirteenth century priest/scientist who tries to convince the Pope to start a solar weapons’ ... Read More


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Abu Dhabi Ascent Highlights (Exclusive Videos)

Published on July 25th, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan

I’ve already posted about the biggest highlights of Abu Dhabi Ascent*, at least from what I saw there. Links to those stories are below. However, aside from those stories, here are videos of other highlights from ... Read More


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Native American Economies Can Be Fueled By Renewables Too

Published on July 25th, 2014 | by Rocky Mountain Institute

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Originally published on Rocky Mountain Institute By Laurie Guevara-​Stone Many Native American reservations sit on large quantities of coal. Others are rich with oil deposits. In fact, much of the development that occurred in the American West ... Read More


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Offshore Wind Farms Provide Seals With A Buffet

Published on July 24th, 2014 | by Roy L Hales

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Originally published in the ECOreport. Offshore wind farms provide seals with a Buffet. The turbines are essentially an artificial reef. They became home to marine invertebrates, fish, crabs, lobsters, fouling animals, and plants. They have also ... Read More


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Electric Cars For UK Government Fleets

Published on July 24th, 2014 | by Jake Richardson

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The UK government has announced plans to convert its existing government fleets to plug-in electric vehicles & purchase such vehicles in the future... Read More


Climate Change

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The Earth Experienced Its Hottest June This Year

Published on July 24th, 2014 | by Guest Contributor

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Originally published on Climate Central By Brian Kahn The world just experienced its hottest June on record. The heat was driven in large by part by the hottest ocean temperatures since record keeping began more than ... Read More


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