green-01WHAT IS THE GREEN ECONOMY… an economy that results in reducing environmental risks and ecological scarcities, and that aims for sustainable development  without degrading the environment.

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Rising temperatures cut economic output

Heat-Shield study shows that rising temperatures will affect the health and productivity of...
Posted On 04 Sep 2017
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Paying for forests has multiple benefits

Paying for forests conserves a vital world resource. But somebody must pay the locals a...
Posted On 06 Aug 2017
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Warmer, wetter world faces lethal future

The thermometer rises, the air becomes saturated, and the warmer, wetter world turns...
Posted On 03 Aug 2017
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How Cloud Computing is Helping Companies Stay Green

Cloud computing is now being used by a wide variety of businesses around the world
Posted On 01 Aug 2017
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Plastics leave permanent legacy

Timber rots, cement crumbles, metal corrodes: plastics are there for ever. By 2050 there could...
Posted On 24 Jul 2017
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Best ways to cut climate change are overlooked

Governments and schools are failing to help people to recognize the best ways to cut climate...
Posted On 13 Jul 2017
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Climate change may increase California’s rain

In a warmer world California's rain may be more ample than today. But so far most climate...
Posted On 08 Jul 2017
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Are electric vehicle subsidies the right approach?

Subsidies may be the least efficient and most expensive way of reducing greenhouse gas (GHG)...
Posted On 22 Jun 2017
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Electric vehicles have another record year, reaching 2 million cars in 2016

The number of electric cars on the roads around the world rose to 2 million in 2016, following...
Posted On 07 Jun 2017
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The Technologies of Change

New International Energy Agency report maps major transformations in energy technologies over...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
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GMO crops could expect a brighter future

Genetically modified (GMO) crops remain controversial, but scientists still have faith that...
Posted On 01 Jun 2017
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Canada’s Maritime Economy – A $30 Billion Enterprise

National economic value of commercial marine shipping estimated at $30 billion, expert panel finds
Posted On 25 May 2017