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MS Tûranor PlanetSolar Leaves Venice To Start 2015 Campaign

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by Amber Archangel

Originally published on 1Sun4All. After the victories of MS Tûranor PlanetSolar‘s earlier 2013 DeepWater and 2014 TerraSubmersa expeditions, the boat’s next solar mission commissioned by the Race for Water Foundation begins with the solar ship leaving Venice after an 8-month winter stay on Certosa Island, ... Read More

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Solar Parity Coming Faster Than Expected

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by John Farrell


Originally posted at Back in 2012, ILSR released a pair of reports on the solar Rooftop Revolution, noting that one-third of Americans would live in a metropolitan area where the cost of solar energy from ... Read More

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Business & Climate Leaders Urge Climate Change Policies

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert


Over 2,000 global business leaders, political leaders, and senior climate negotiators at the Business & Climate Summit pledged this week to lead a global transition to a low-carbon, climate-resilient economy. The main question is “who will ... Read More

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Air Pollution Reduces Cognition, & Not Just Via The Lungs

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by James Ayre


Originally published on EV Obsession. New research from an international coalition of investigators has found that air pollution directly causes cognitive deficits (negatively affects cognition) independently from the reduced lung functioning that accompanies exposure to air ... Read More

Climate Change


Has The Under2 MoU Changed Anything?

Published on May 22nd, 2015 | by Roy L Hales

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Originally published on the ECOreport. Are the drought conditions spreading throughout the West Coast connected to climate transformation? States of emergency have been declared in California, Washington, and parts of Oregon. Though British Columbia has not ... Read More

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