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Reinventing The Greenhouse

Dec 03 2016 06:25 PM | eds in Green Living

Research shows that it's possible, . . . to grow warmth-loving crops all year round, . . . with solar energy alone, . . . even if it's freezing outside. Passive solar greenhouses, . . . were especially successful in China, where . . . 800,000...

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Japan: Life With Snow

Dec 02 2016 04:05 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

Japan: Life With Snow

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Texas Wind: 45% Of Electric Demand

Dec 02 2016 03:15 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

ERCOT set a new wind electricity generation record of around . . . 15,033 MW on Sunday the 27th, at 12:35 pm, representing approximately . . . 45% of total ERCOT electricity demand at the time. 12-2-2016 Source: Texas Wind: 45% of Electric Demand

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Follow The Money: $1 Billion Alberta, Ca

Dec 02 2016 02:50 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Alberta burns more coal for electricity, . . . than the rest of Canada combined, and . . . 17% of Alberta’s carbon pollution comes from its coal dominated electricity mix. The oil sands emit . . . 22%, and other oil use accounts for . . . 24% of its em...

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Follow The Money: $174 Bllion

Dec 02 2016 02:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

China set to invest . . . $174 billion in clean energy over next . . . 4 years. That money will largely go towards the construction of new . . . wind farms, the building of which is predicted to provide about . . . 300,000 jobs over the next . ....

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Design For People, Not Awards

Dec 01 2016 05:15 PM | eds in Green Living

Design for People, not Awards

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World’S Largest Solar Power Plant

Dec 01 2016 05:00 PM | eds in Green Energy

Kamuthi Solar Power Plant in Tamil Nadu, . . . has been titled as the largest solar power plant in the world. The power plant spreads over a vicinity of . . . 2500 acres, and it has the capacity to generate over . . . 648-megawatt green power. 12-1-20...

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Key Glacier In Antarctica Is Cracking

Nov 30 2016 03:50 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

More than half of the world's freshwater is frozen in Antarctica, and . . . Scientists believe, . . . that the collapse of the Ice Sheet, . . . would lead to a sea-level rise of nearly 10 feet. "It's generally accepted, . . . that it's...

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Diagnose Better Than A Doctor?

Nov 29 2016 06:00 PM | eds in Health

If Dr Ali Parsa has things his way, . . . within 1/2 a decade he could, . . . if not eliminate, . . . then at least dramatically change, . . . the medical profession. With a machine that can . . . diagnose and treat patients, . . . at a fraction of th...

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Bolivia: 70% Missing Drinking Water

Nov 27 2016 08:05 PM | eds in Health

In Bolivia, there are, . . . 339 municipalities, and . . . 172 had already declared their own state of emergency, because . . . 70% of the people don’t have enough drinking water. The country’s water supply has dwindled, . . . in part because in recen...

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