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Is France moving away from pledge to reduce nuclear capacity?

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Last year, the lower house of the French parliament voted on a bill that would cap nuclear production at current levels.

Tour de France To Feature First Vegan Cyclist

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Generally, this is achieved through meat, dairy, and other animal products. Almost. We wish him the best of luck! Source: Wall Street Journal.

Opinel pocketknives – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

Review by Michael Smith (Veshengro) The pocketknives made by La Coutellerie OPINEL in France are a cut above the rest for less money than most.

France aims to ban plastic cups, plates and cutlery

Green (Living) Review

states have also banned plastic bags, France appears to be the first country to introduce a blanket ban on plastic dishware.

Product Review: South of France Spa Naturals Skincare

The Green Samaritan

None of the products have been tested on animals or contain animal by-products. found the cleanser to be light and airy.  Thanks!

Up to 100% horse meat in processed beef products

Green (Living) Review

We cannot rely on labeling, it would appear, for it means nothing when it says that the product contains that amount of this and that when the fact is that the “beef” listed may, in fact, not be beef at all but horse, or kangaroo for that matter. Also nice profit margin. Time we went and made our own food again from scratch.

France Investigates Electricity Production from Ocean Tides

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France has many assets in the area of ocean energies, in particular manufacturers that

Nanosolar’s Ultra Thin Solar Panels Are Long and Cheap

Green Prophet

The company also is striving to reduce the environmental impact caused by the production of the solar cells, in order to be more friendly to the earth.

Natural & Organic Products Europe 2016 marks best ever show with 10% increase in attendees

Green (Living) Review

Natural & Organic Products Europe has all the variety and diversity that our team is looking for, all in one place. she says.

Nuclear Power Continues World Dependence on Middle East Oil

Green Prophet

In its haste to free itself from oil-powered electricity, during the Arab oil shocks of the &# 70s, France switched to nuclear energy. Wrong.

French energy giant EDF fined for spying on Greenpeace

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The French court found that EDF, which is hoping to build four nuclear reactors in the UK, had hired the security firm Kargus to spy on Greenpeace when they campaigned against new reactors in France in 2006. Business & Politics EDF EDF spies Europe France Greenpeace greenpeacebuzz nuclear nuclear industry nuclear scandal

Niwaki Japanese Pocket Knife – Product Review

Green (Living) Review

This knife is a little bit like an Opinel folding knife from France only that this is a pure friction folders, as in fact the very first Opinels were too, and has a handle of brass rather than of wood. 2010 The GREEN (LIVING) REVIEW and this author are happy to endorse this product. How can that be a pocket knife?

Natural & Organic Products Europe Show 2012 – Visit Impressions

Green (Living) Review

This is, obviously, how it should be and how business likes a show and this should have, hopefully, been good for the show and also be good for business and a good sign that the green business and that of natural and organic products is going to be one that could be booming. held at London Olympia, Grand Hall, from April 1-2, 2012.

Morocco to Build Cars in Zero Carbon Factory

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Cars & Transportation Algeria cars France greenhouse gas Morocco Tangier Zero CarbonThe plant will start assembling two new models.

Product Review & Giveaway: MotherTongues – Wear Words That.

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link] Product Review: Green Irene Enzyme Cleaners [.] love it!  Just be&#.  Now that’s got to make you feel good when you wear them!

Stop calling vegan food “cruelty-free”

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Guest Post by Dr. Frances McCormack. ———————————————————————–. What is probably an innocent shorthand for “no nonhuman animals were exploited to make this”, though, can appear as a complete disregard for the fact that many of the foods that we commonly consume are products of forced labour, human trafficking, exploitation and suffering.

Guest Essay: A Response to Mercy for Animals

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Here is a response from Dr. Frances McCormack, who is also one-half of the Grumpy Old Vegans. Dr. Frances McCormack. mean, really?

The Eiffel Tower goes green, two wind turbines installed on the iconic monument

Green Blog

Two wind turbines have been installed on France’s most iconic site, the Eiffel Tower, as part of the famous tower’s extensive green retrofit project.

Karl Marx and the Metabolic Rift Theory

Green Blog

This threat to the food production was the result of the division between town and country. References: Hornborg, A., McNeill & J. 2007).”Rethinking

Could test-tube meat be the future of food?

Green Prophet

Soon after, at an art exhibition in Nantes, France, tissue engineers at Harvard University exhibited a specimen of new muscle grown from frog cells.

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Biodiesel Production Falls in EU in 2011

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percent over 2009 production figures, while in 2009 the European Union's biodiesel industry grew by 17 percent. million tons.

U.S. Senate rejects Keystone XL approval bill by a narrow margin

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The U.S. Senate has rejected a bill that would allow the controversial Keystone XL pipeline to be completed. energy independence.

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Europe bans bee-harming pesticides

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Bees are vital to our ecosystem and food production because they pollinate three-quarters of all crops in the world.

Brooklyn’s Gotham Greens builds world’s largest urban rooftop farm

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Growing green roofs is now mandatory for new buildings being built in Canada and France.

Israeli Students Design a Solar-Powered Water Treatment Plant for Home Use

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More on water treatment systems in Israel and beyond: IUCN Makes Nature’s Solutions Central to the World Water Forum in France.

From Paris: Government Leaders Emphasize Protecting Nature

Conservancy Talk

Through new investment models that attract private capital, Pará can likely increase its beef production by 50% without any new deforestation.

Mark Tercek chats with Justin Adams, new Global Managing Director of Lands

Conservancy Talk

Companies are focused on optimizing efficiency and maximizing economic return of its core product or service. That’s what motivates me.

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Newly released EU charter takes aim at global food waste

Green Prophet

Rich countries waste nearly as much food (222 million tonnes) as the entire net food production of sub-Saharan Africa (230 million tonnes).

When will the Middle East wake up to green roofs?

Green Prophet

Vive la France! Is there a hint of French greenwashing? Possibly, but the result is undeniably positive. This Cities

EU decision will pull Monsanto weedkiller off market shelves

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It is the second time the European Commission stalled on re-approval, and may result in a recall of the products from all EU markets by June 30.

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Verizon selects 12 Internet of Things startups that may change your world

Green Prophet

We’ve just minted our first devices out of production so the timing couldn’t be better! See below. Hydroponics is not our invention.

How I (Just About) Survived Five-Days as a Vegan

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Guest Post by Dr. Frances McCormack. ———————————————————————–. Twice in her article, Ryan narrates her need for protein after intense workouts.

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Shale gas “fracking” in the Sahara is worse for water

Green Prophet

The NWSAS extends over a surface twice as large as France and straddles three countries; Tunisia, Algeria and Libya. Here is why. Energy

Reducetarians, New Welfarists, Abolitionists: Do We All Want the Same Thing?

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Guest Essay by Dr. Frances McCormack and Alan O’Reilly of Grumpy Old Vegans. Since reducetarianism is focussed on decreasing consumption of animal flesh, it creates an artificial moral distinction between flesh and other products of animal exploitation. Most people recognise that animals matter morally. Reducetarianism. New Welfarism.

EU schoolkids build food waste charter includes doggy bags and free food

Green Prophet

Rich countries waste nearly as much food (222 million tonnes) as the entire net food production of sub-Saharan Africa (230 million tonnes).

B&Q to close 60 stores and axe 3000 jobs

Green (Living) Review

This performance was impacted by trading in France, where Castorama and Brico Depot were hit by the weak economy and low consumer confidence. billion in the financial year, with sales of outdoor seasonal and building products up 4%. The locations of the other shops on the closures list, however, have not been disclosed.

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Eco-Resolution for October: Pondering Precycling, Packaging.

The Green Samaritan

What was involved in the production of the item? link] Product Review: South of France Spa Naturals Skincare [.] Thanks!

The Journal Writer by Nina Munteanu Now Out

The Alien Next Door

Over the years, the company specialized in the production of books, magazines, newspapers and copybooks. Normal. 0. false. false. false. EN-US.

Why Body-Shaming Has No Place in Animal Advocacy (Or Anywhere Else)

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Guest Essay by Dr. Frances McCormack. Clare avoids all vegan events now. You may also think the title is offensive. People Sticky Veganism

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Leap-second Bug Consumes Megawatts of Electricity

Green Prophet

This year’s leap second caused a number of software bugs including a Linux kernel bug which caused server power consumption to spike at web hosting companies such as OVH of France and Hetzner AG of Germany. Energy computers efficiency electricity Energy Efficiency France Germany power plants United States