COVID19 as Shabbat

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Arts Resilience Solutions covid19 Lynn Ungar perspective poetry renewal sabbath* A wise friend of mine, Lynn Ungar, wrote this magnificent poem about the current COVID-19 situation. * I love her perspective and thought you might enjoy it too.

2020 166

Renewables hands-down cheaper than coal, new report

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Renewable power is increasingly cheaper than any new electricity capacity based on fossil fuels, a new report by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) published today finds. The post Renewables hands-down cheaper than coal, new report appeared first on Green Prophet.

2020 72

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Addiction Trends In 2020 so far

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Read on to find out about addiction trends to watch in 2020. Renewed Focus on Holistic Techniques. The post Addiction Trends In 2020 so far appeared first on Green Prophet. Living in lockdown can exaggerate but maybe even help people fight addictions.

2020 59

Energy UN group: we need 31% more renewables by 2020

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If you don’t want to read the whole article, here is the sum up: We need 31% more renewable energy to play it climate safe by 2030. It’s called IRENA, or the International Renewable Energy Agency. We need $750 billion in investment please for renewables, for the planet.

2020 62

Arab Nations De-Vesting in Oil to Invest in Renewables

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Countries with fossil fuel-dependent economies are making a marked shift towards renewable energy. See Arab loan to fund renewables. Despite the recent move to renewable energy, the Arab nations currently invest very little in comparison to the rest of the world.

2020 79

International renewable org bolsters renewables in Africa

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Renewables are perfect for Africa where more than half of all people don’t have access to clean power. Microgrids powered by renewables are the future. The deployment of renewables is therefore a foresighted strategy to ensure a resilient future, in which no one is left behind.”.

2020 52

What we can learn about renewable energy from Australia

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If we look to successful countries in the world we see the hopeful ambitions of countries like Israel which is blessed with an enormous amount of sun and yet its renewable energy output remains low at about 5%, mostly all of it provided by solar panels.

2020 67

A lab created diamond for my forever love

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Design Technology Diamond Developers mining renewable energy sustainable miningSay I do with a lab grown diamond. The ethical choice. Remember that story years ago about turning your loved one’s ashes into a diamond ?

2020 92

Renewable energy investment matchmaking platform launched

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Renewable energy installations can provide round the clock energy in continents like Africa, where more than half of the people are without power. They are like the United Nations for Renewable Energy and are based in Abu Dhabi. Technology renewable energy Solar Energy wind energy

2020 52

Post Apocalyptic Steampunk Birding

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On this particular morning, I wasn’t on any specific mission other than to renew my membership to a local non-profit stationed there.

2020 207

Las Vegas Going Green in a Quest to Become Saudi Arabia of Solar Power

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Las Vegas resorts, and the communities that surround them have made great leaps to transform their city into one that plans to run entirely on renewable energies come 2050. Many other renewable technologies have also been promoted at the now world-renowned CES trade show.

2020 81

Renewables made up more than half of all new energy sources in 2019

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Renewables keep economies and communities resilient. The renewable energy sector added 176 gigawatts (GW) of generating capacity globally in 2019, marginally lower than the (revised) 179 GW added in 2018. Solar and wind contributed 90 per cent of total renewable capacity added in 2019.

2020 67

Why the renewable industry needs to invest in graphite, and turn to local sources

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Before a diamond, you need graphite –– and the renewable energy industry is rushing to mine it, as it’s a key material in solar panels and electric car batteries. Graphite, exposed on outcrops of the Canadian Shield, is a key resource for renewable and clean energy generation and batteries.

2020 68

“Sin City” Casinos Want to Use Renewable Energy 

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If you want to make forward-looking decisions, save money in the long run, and make an active contribution to climate and environmental protection, you can’t avoid renewable or green energy. Every day more and more households are trying to use renewable energy.

2020 56

Biofriendly’s fuel additive makes dirty fuel burn cleaner

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“We fully support the global shift toward renewable energy and electric vehicles, but something needs to be done to fight climate change in the meantime, and our energy transition fuel is not only effective for that, it’s also cost efficient.”

2020 81

Investing in bifacial and tracking solar systems safe bet for future

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Using data from NASA, double sided, tilting solar panels create 35% more energy, on average, than immobile single-panel photovoltaic systems, while reducing the cost of electricity by an average of 16%. Above photo via Solup. .

2020 89

Calculate your cities? solar power potential

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As the climate crisis worsens, such practical tools are useful for the transition to renewable energy sources, already required by law in many OECD countries, the scientists report. Cities Energy Sustainable Ben Gurion University renewable energy Solar Energy sun maps Zenith Solar

2020 73

Germany invests in the DRC, but renewables could save all of Africa

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Bigger steps are needed from the top down: Investing in renewables is the answer. Time to invest in renewables in Africa? Maybe some Arab loan incentives to get renewable energy into the mining industry? Financing renewable energy projects is not charity.

2020 56

Why Do We Still Use Fossil Fuels & Can Non-Renewable Sources of Energy Be Replaced?

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But the reality is that the majority of our energy needs are met by forms of non-renewable energy , in particular fossil fuels. This is because it is unlikely that a fully renewable energy future will rely on the same centralized distribution of energy like we have right now.

2020 64

Planet of the Humans: there is also earth-friendly, local mining

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Michael Moore’s explosive documentary, Planet of the Humans, full documentary can be seen below, shows how the renewable energy business can never be sustainable. Act Energy Michael Moore mining Planet of the Humans renewable energy Solar Energy wind energy

2020 72

8 Ways to Make Your Home and Business More Sustainable

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Depending on where you live and how much you earn, renewable energy might not be an option for you. Design passive house passivhaus renewable energy solar power

2020 64

Renewable Energy Options for an Eco-Friendly House

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Using renewable energy sources for home living is simpler and less expensive than you might think. Maybe you are considering purchasing a renewable energy system to generate electricity at your home. Renewables allow us to develop locally sourced power for our own communities.

2020 55

No way around it: the irreparable damage cryptocurrency does to the environment

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With that being said, any cryptocurrency mined in China will produce four times as much CO2 pollution as the volume produced by renewable energy sources in Canada. The relationship between renewable energy and crypto-mining is well demonstrated in the bitcoin mining operations in China.

2020 82

“Valley of the Wild Geese”: Glengoyne 15 Year Old Highland Single Malt Scotch Whisky

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Whisky Month at Birds and Booze: This January, Birds and Booze at 10,000 Birds is setting its sights on whiskies all month long.

2020 154

Mecca’s Hajj cancelled this year

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Travel to Mecca and Medina is simply cancelled this year by Saudi Arabia over fears that the coronavirus will spread. Millions of Muslims make the pilgrimage every year.

2020 95

Neom is Saudi’s mega-green Gotham city

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This is a new conceptual mega city from your futuristic dreams or nightmares, that is promised to be run on renewable energy and built on LEED standards. A rendering of Neom, an intentional futuristic city breaking ground on the Red Sea of Saudi Arabia. Where robots outnumber people.

2020 87

Colorado College is now carbon neutral – and they didn’t buy their way out

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Colorado College has achieved carbon neutrality, a goal it set in 2009 when it committed to becoming carbon neutral by 2020. It also means our renewable energy generation and use have bigger impacts on global emissions than in other regions.”.

2020 89

New solar energy plant in the desert? Don’t disturb the soil

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This is especially important for renewable energy installations being built in the desert, like solar power plants or military installations. Energy Nature Technology desert desert agriculture Oman renewable energy Solar Energy United States wind turbines

2020 61

The Best Executive Search Firms to Make Your Business Succeeds

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Energy Good Job green jobs renewable energy solar panel wind energyMillennials want jobs with meaning. Can you get them outdoors or promise that their work will contribute to a brighter future? If yes, you can find a way to attract their skills and loyalty.

2020 52

The World Urban Forum, 10 years on Abu Dhabi shows off

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Moreover, the UAE showed strong commitment to developing and implementing renewable energy during the World Energy Council Congress, the IRENA Assembly and the World Future Energy Summit which took place in Abu Dhabi in the last few months. .

2020 84

How has Oil Performed During the COVID-19 Crisis?

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The drop in gasoline has harmed renewable fuels such as ethanol. On the renewable front, the lack of gasoline demand has hit harder than diesel. Companies involved in the production of oil or renewable fuels will remain under pressure until prices can rebound.

2020 66

Traveling Slow Benefits You, Local Communities and the Environment 

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During this time something incredible happened: I made amazing connections to other people, got a renewed appreciation for nature, and learned an awful lot about myself. Spot me in the photo?

2020 85

Global leaders make plans at world’s biggest energy shindig – IRENA in Abu Dhabi

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It’s like the United Nations of Renewable Energy and anyone who is a serious stakeholder in renewables from government to news to suppliers goes to this annual event. Solar energy and renewable energy stakeholders should be there. “As

2020 62

Eco-anxiety affects nearly 70% of all Americans, new survey

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using renewable energy sources, such as solar panels or purchasing electricity from a renewable energy supplier (78%). As the effects of climate change become more evident, and more awareness to it is felt, more than half of U.S.

2020 80

Why awesome girlfriends suddenly go psycho

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During the COVID pandemic lockdown , as couples have been forced to spend days and weeks in one another’s company, some have found their love renewed while others are on their way to divorce court.

2020 52

How much does the Internet contribute to global warming and can we switch to carbon neutral servers?

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According to Quartz and their report on a Greenpeace study, media consumption from sites like Hulu, Netflix or Amazon prime do not get the green grade, while Youtube does outperform everyone with more than 50% use of renewable energy. Energy Finland renewable energy

2020 56

Corona expected to benefit ESG investments

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E’ is for ‘environment’ and includes issues such as climate change policies, carbon footprint, and use of renewable energies. ‘S’ Artificial Intelligence is used in this biodome to grow bio-organic food with zero waste using the Eddy robot by flux.

2020 65

What are the Health Costs of Israeli Energy Security?

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Is commerce subjugating exploration of renewable energy alternatives and protection of environmental rights?

2020 73

Getting Job Counseling for the Green Career You Deserve

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Do you want to find the next renewable injury breakthrough? No doubt this planetary shut-down has got you thinking. How can I make my contributions to this one great life count? . To say the very least, it’s an interesting time in the job market.

2020 60

New Yorkers go hard against fossil fuels, divest $215.5 billion pension funds from fossil fuels

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building on the mounting global movement for a just transition off fossil fuels to a renewable-energy economy that works for all. Use available resources from selling oil and gas and invest in renewables. New York, home of solar dreamers? You got to love New Yorkers.

2020 64

Why Do We Need National Parks & Why Are They Important?

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Conservation of natural areas for sustainable use of renewable resources. Conservationism at its core is driven by the use, allocation and protection of the natural world to allow man to harvest these renewable resources in a sustainable way.

2020 59

A Sustainable Towel That Cleans You AND The World!

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A couple of Harvard students enlisted the world’s most popular sport as a generator of portable power with SOCCKET ball , the brainchild of Jessica Matthews and Julia Silverman, a toy that can produce renewable energy anywhere. .

2020 67

Sustainable commodities | A new trend in global finance

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New movements are in store to reduce pollution and increase renewable energy uptake. Act Economy cacao coconut Gold mining palm oil renewable energy timberCommodities, or how most people would like to call them “goods” have been around forever.

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