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Mega-#iceberg Breaks Off

Nov 17 2017 04:50 PM | eds in Ed's Articles

In July, . . . one of the largest icebergs ever recorded, a . . . 2,300 mi² chunk of ice, that represented . . . 10% of the total ice shelf, . . . broke off from Antartica’s Larsen C ice shelf. 11-17-2017 Source: Mega-#iceberg breaks off

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#coal: Renewables & Storage's, Effect On?

Nov 17 2017 03:20 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi targets, . . . almost tripling renewables capacity to . . . 175 GW by 2022. Power distributors in India, are opting to negotiate . . . 10-year agreements with coal power providers, rather than traditional . . . 25-year dea...

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Global #carbon Emissions Above 2 °C

Nov 15 2017 02:00 PM | eds in Pollution

Global carbon emissions will increase in 2017, . . . after 3 stable years of little-to-no growth, . . . according to new research published this week, . . . growing by 2% over 2016 levels, and . . . predicted to increase again in 2018, . . . meaning th...

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Already Past Point Of No Return: #climate

Nov 15 2017 01:50 PM | eds in Pollution

In 1992, . . . 1700 scientists, penned an open letter entitled, . . . “The World Scientists’ Warning to Humanity.” Human activities, . . . inflict harsh and often irreversible damage, on the: . . . . . . environment, . . . . . . critical resources, an...

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#bike: Ups E-Trike

Nov 14 2017 04:35 PM | eds in Green Living

UPS rolls out it's e-Trike delivery system https://www.youtube....h?v=KpORRQV1WNE Electric Cargo Trikes moving products worldwide https://www.youtube....h?v=A4pxglSN1Ug

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#puerto Rico Electric Power

Nov 14 2017 02:15 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

Ricardo Ramos, executive director of the . . . Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority (PREPA), . . . indicated the utility has created a “transformation plan,” . . . to improve service. Ramos’s new plan lacks specifics, . . . but includes 2 key componen...

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#puerto Rico Electric Power

Nov 12 2017 02:35 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

San Juan, Puerto Rico, . . . 7 weeks after hurricane Maria, . . . many of the city’s residents can’t: . . . . . . turn on lights, . . . . . . cook, . . . . . . store food, or . . . . . . take a real shower. The Sept. 20 storm toppled the electrical sy...

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#grid Fixes

Nov 11 2017 02:40 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

It took more than 10 days, of around-the-clock work, to restore electricity to . . . 350,000 customers after fires struck California wine country last month. Returning service to all . . . 4.4 million power customers in Florida, . . . after Hurricane...

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Cheap, Healthy, Pollution-Free, Energy

Nov 11 2017 02:00 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

We finally have the option, . . . to cut out the pollution, . . . with no sacrifice. Electric vehicles offer: . . . . . . better driving experience, . . . . . . more convenience, and . . . . . . lower price (total cost of ownership), . . . from renewab...

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Will China Dominate #car Manufacturing?

Nov 10 2017 06:40 PM | eds in Economy & Politics

"The Chinese have taken over the world in: . . . . . . wind turbine production, and . . . . . . photovoltaic. "China's investing billions in battery technology, electric cars, and . . . introducing a regulatory regime, . . . that will prod...

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