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MARCH 15, 2011
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Renewable Energy Sources May Provide Political Breakthrough
SEPTEMBER 8, 2012
Why are we even talking about Iran's nuclear program when renewable energy offers a clear way out of this conundrum? The answer to this
Google Invests in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm
OCTOBER 23, 2015
In their continuing push to invest in renewable energy sources, Google is taking part in a major development in Africa: a wind power plant in Kenya that when completed will Read More The post Google Invests in Africa’s Largest Wind Farm appeared first on Ecorazzi. Causes Environment News Top News
Costa Rica is now running on 100 percent renewable energy
MARCH 26, 2015
Costa Rica has been getting all of its electricity from renewable energy sources since the beginning of the year. million people.
Renewable energy overtakes nuclear and becomes Scotland's top power source
NOVEMBER 27, 2014
According to newly released statistics from the UK Department of Energy and Climate Change, renewable energy sources produced 32 percent of Scotland''s electricity in the first half of 2014 – beating both nuclear power, which used to be Scotland''s main source of electricity, and fossil fuels. Scotland produced 10.3
Fighting climate change and poverty in the Third World at the same time?
Green (Living) Review
MARCH 15, 2017
cannot support our current energy consumption and ever larger wind-farms and solar-arrays are not the answer. We can't. It cannot be done.
Israeli Parliament Plans to be Solar Secure by 2014
SEPTEMBER 12, 2013
Green Tech and Gadgets clean tech Energy security green tech Knesset Rooftop Solar Image of Knesset , Shutterstock.
Dubai Imports NASA-Developed In’Flector Solar Deflectors for Greener Glass Buildings
JUNE 13, 2013
This in turn gobbles up energy and also releases unnecessary pollutants into the conditioned airstream.
Renewable Energy Vital For Jordan & Lebanon’s Future
AUGUST 20, 2011
Whilst the Middle East may be known worldwide for its oil, many nations are now starting to look to renewables for a sustainable source of energy.
Solar project brings affordable energy to Palestinian homes
FEBRUARY 15, 2015
We don’t often hear good news coming from Palestine, but solar energy advances for Palestinian households are something to celebrate.
Global CO2 emissions flatlined in 2014 while the economy grew
MARCH 17, 2015
New data from the International Energy Agency (IEA) shows that global CO2 emissions stalled at about 32 billion tonnes in 2014, the same number as in 2013. This remarkable change is most likely due to an increase in more sustainable and renewable energy sources. In 2014, however, the global economy expanded by 3%.
IPCC: Climate efforts not sufficient, huge increase in green energy required to avert climate disaster
APRIL 22, 2014
To accomplish this, the world needs to urgently switch to clean and renewable energy. One low-carbon energy option is nuclear power.
The world's largest tidal energy project is now one step closer to reality
DECEMBER 25, 2014
If all goes well, Northeast Scotland might soon be home to the world’s largest tidal energy park. Atlantis Resources, majority owner of the MeyGen project, announced earlier that the energy project had now successfully met all conditions required to start drawing down finance through the UK’s Renewable Energy Investment Fund.
Polar Vortex ? Climate Change
JANUARY 9, 2014
could reduce energy use by 25 percent and save money simply by wasting less energy. Image Source: © 2002 Corbis ].
28 ideas for hotel management to upgrade as eco, without huge costs
JULY 9, 2015
Install energy efficient interior light bulbs. Form an environmental committee to develop a green plan for energy/water/solid waste use.
Turning words into energy at ‘Powering the Middle East’ in Jordan
APRIL 18, 2014
And since quality is better than quantity, some of the most important businesses involved in the Middle East’s renewables industry will be there.
Iran Blows Past Sanctions with Wind Energy
SEPTEMBER 17, 2012
Determined to stay its unpopular nuclear course , Iran is now turning to wind power and other renewable energy sources to blow past sanctions.
Majority of Americans say we should do whatever it takes to protect the environment
JUNE 8, 2011
When it comes to the question about energy priorities for America there is a strong consensus. And 59% believe strongly in that.
France’s new ban on plastic throwaways should be extended globally
SEPTEMBER 24, 2016
The law requires all plastic single-use items to be made from biologically-sourced materials that can be composted after use.
Meet the NatureNet Science Fellows: Sanaz Vahidinia
Nature Conservancy - Science
FEBRUARY 17, 2016
Adventures in Alternative Energy: Giant Clam Edition. Giant clams as alternative energy powerhouses. Diving Deep for Alternative Energy.
Jordan’s 6,000 mosques to be sun-powered
MARCH 2, 2015
Jordan imports more than 95 percent of its energy needs, spending as much as 16 percent on energy, or more than 40 percent of the nation’s budget.
Energy Sprawl is the Largest Driver of Land Use Change in the U.S.
Nature Conservancy - Science
SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Most people recognize that air pollution and carbon dioxide emissions are a significant problem associated with energy development. Hausheer.
DESERTEC Power Launch in Saudi Arabia Ushers in Clean New Era
FEBRUARY 20, 2013
Among the challenges will be establishing the necessary regulatory framework to encourage investment in renewable energy plants throughout the Kingdom.
Save Money Using Solar Hot Water Systems
Living Green & Saving Energy
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
One way to save money and lower bills is to look into renewable energy sources for the home. Bills are going up.
China’s ‘Silent Spring’ has many more political hurdles to jump
MARCH 19, 2015
As my colleague and I have argued , concern over China’s energy security has become a key driver of its renewable energy industry.
Solar panelled parking canopies proposed for 11 campuses in Irvine District
MAY 16, 2012
Now plans are in progress to install solar panel parking canopies at 11 different campuses for further cutting down energy costs.
UN and World Bank says no to nuclear in universal energy plan
JANUARY 1, 2014
Access to electricity could make all the difference for the people who are without it today – but it needs to be modern and sustainable energy. The UN believes access to clean and modern energy is key to achieve the Millennium Development Goals. But not all energy sources are welcomed. “We Around 1.3
Citizen Science Tuesday: PooPower!
Nature Conservancy - Science
DECEMBER 2, 2014
They are working to transform the poo problem into an energy solution with biogas made from doggy doo. Dog poop on the street. PooPower !
5 Steps to a Carbon Neutral World Cup in Qatar
NOVEMBER 18, 2013
15 percent of the tournament’s energy will be generated by on-site renewable energy sources. Well, that depends.
IRENA says: it’s not too late to turn to renewables
SEPTEMBER 8, 2014
A convergence of social, economic and environmental forces are transforming the global energy system as we know it. What energies to we need?
The Benefits of Owning an Electric Car
Environmental News Network
FEBRUARY 24, 2014
If your community has options for renewable energy sources, you can further lower your impact on the environment. No Pollution.
Next for Enlight – a Wind Farm
AUGUST 28, 2011
The company specializes in initiating, developing, constructing and operating clean electricity production projects from renewable energy sources.
Wharton’s Looking for Middle East Green-novation at Innovation Tournament
MARCH 22, 2012
How could the consumption of non-renewable energy sources be controlled in order to provide for a sustainable future.
MENA must push – NOW! – for 100% renewable energy
DECEMBER 3, 2015
Dynamic change is taking place in the global energy sector, with renewable energy becoming mainstream in many countries, including MENA nations.
Next BrightSource US Solar Projects Make More Energy than Fossil-Fuel Plants
MAY 2, 2011
BrightSource Energy. Related stories: BrightSource Energy Has Potential to Supply 13% of California’s Electricity.
Nuclear Plant Closures in Germany Could Signal a Nuclear Energy Exit
Eco Friendly Daily
MARCH 14, 2014
On all environmental channels and even others, the topic of the day remains the nuclear disaster that’s seems to be growing worse each day in Japan.
APRIL 23, 2013
Beginning this year, energy companies must buy an increasing proportion of their credits in national auctions. That has caused prices to plunge.
Is Anaerobic Digestion the Future of Renewable Energy?
Green (Living) Review
MAY 9, 2014
With renewable energy sources becoming more popular, could anaerobic digestion offer a viable solution to reducing energy costs?
NASA study confirms society is on the brink of total collapse
MARCH 20, 2014
Energy Climate Change collapse of industrial civilization economic collapse global warming NASA Palenque ” .
Desertec Plans Get Boosts from MENA and EU Renewable Policies
OCTOBER 4, 2011
On the MENA side, the Moroccan Solar Plan unveiled last November is aimed at achieving a hugely ambitious 42% renewable energy target by 2020.