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CLIMATE CHANGE … is the most significant challenge of our time, and an opportunity of unparalleled importance.  

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Millennials Choose to Rent Instead of Buy: What’s the Environmental Impact?

When it comes to deciding where to live, many millennials have chosen to eschew homeownership in favor of renting.
Posted On 14 Jun 2018
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How land under solar panels can contribute to food security

Beneath some solar arrays, pollinator-friendly plants, fruits, vegetables and forage are cropping up in place of turfgrass or gravel
Posted On 05 Jun 2018
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A Blockchain Crash Course: How It Can Enable the Clean, Smart Grid

This is my attempt at an "explainer" on blockchain, describing it as simply as I can, and exploring how it may help build the clean grid. Andrew Winston
Posted On 04 Jun 2018
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China’s trade plan may cause lasting harm

China's trade plan could cause  environmental catastrophe, scientists warn, because of its voracious appetite for natural resources and its climate impact.
Posted On 01 Jun 2018
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Strong policy, falling battery costs drive record year for electric cars

IEA report finds charging infrastructure, battery improvements and supply of core materials critical to sustaining growth
Posted On 30 May 2018
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Cutting Food Waste by Half – A Food Loss and Waste Strategy for Canada

The National Zero Waste Council (NZWC) today released its updated National Food Waste Reduction Strategy for preventing food waste in Canada
Posted On 29 May 2018
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Canada Set to join International Renewable Energy Agency

Canada and IRENA have the shared objectives of promoting the widespread deployment and sustainable use of renewable energy
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Governments need to act to encourage plastic recycling markets, says OECD

Given rising public concern over plastic pollution, governments should act urgently to encourage more and better recycling,
Posted On 24 May 2018
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Record climate heat means fiercer hurricanes

Fiercer hurricanes are gaining pace, and devastating floods can be linked to warmer oceans. But climate change is not the only factor.
Posted On 19 May 2018
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