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Massachusetts: Energy Storage

Sep 25 2016 07:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

A major new policy direction for Massachusetts, . . . on how to capture the economic, and . . . environmental benefits of emerging energy storage technologies. The state’s electric system is inefficient, . . . requiring the building and maintenance of...

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Cuba: Energy

Sep 25 2016 07:10 PM | eds in Green Energy

Cuba recently said it will allow some foreign companies to own projects, . . . rather than requiring them to form joint ventures with state-owned companies. Cuba's new goal, will require,Cuba: . . . 2.1 GW of capacity from: . . . . . . Biomass plan...

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Global Warming

Sep 25 2016 01:25 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Earth is currently on a path toward at least . . . 2.7 degrees of warming, . . . despite the 2 degree pledge. The previous estimates, . . . of the time we have left to sustain livability for humans on this planet, . . . appear to have been overly opti...

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It's Getting Warm On Earth

Sep 23 2016 07:45 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

The warmest August on record was recorded last month, . . . the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration confirmed on Tuesday. The US government agency said last month was the 16th month in a row, . . . where temperature records were broken, . ....

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Mongolia: Price Solar $0.078/kwh

Sep 23 2016 02:10 PM | eds in Solar Power

Chinese solar power developers have bid as low as . . . 0.52 yuan per kilowatt hour for solar power, . . . in a tender held in northern Inner Mongolia. 9-23-2016 Source: Mongolia: price solar $0.078/kWh

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Paris Agreement: Close To Reality

Sep 22 2016 11:55 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Paris Agreement: Close To Reality, . . . Because of Trump! “The world has banded together around a zero-carbon, climate-resilient future, . . . pushing us much closer to bringing the Paris Agreement into full effect,” . . . Paula Caballero, Global...

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"concerned" Scientists" Vs Trump

Sep 22 2016 11:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

375 "concerned" scientists, including famed physicist Stephen Hawking, . . . sharply criticizing Donald Trump, . . . citing the threat of climate change, and . . . blasting his push for the US to leave the Paris Accord. 9-22-2016 Source:...

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World's Largest Solar Power Plant

Sep 22 2016 11:15 PM | eds in Solar Power

The plant has a capacity of 648 megawatts (MW), . . . opens in Kamuthi, India. 9-22-2016 Source: World's largest solar power plant

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Nasa’S Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

Sep 22 2016 01:25 AM | eds in Tips & Guides

NASA's most effective plants for filtering the air of, . . . toxic agents, and . . . converting carbon dioxide to oxygen. 9-21-2016 Source: NASA’s Best Air-Filtering Houseplants

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China, Japan, Russia, & South Korea Plan

Sep 21 2016 05:30 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

The Asia Super Grid, will transmit electrical power, . . . from renewable sources from areas of the world that are best able to produce it, . . . to consumers in other parts of the world, . . . on an ultra-high voltage grid operating at more than . . ....

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