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The Altai region of Russia will soon be receiving over $147 million worth of new solar PV power plants as per the recent signing of a partnership between the state-run construction firm Avelar, the state-owned company Khevel (Hevel) Solar, and the government of the region. This -- pretty substantial -- investment into solar energy in the
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In an experiment underway in France, the French government subsidizes employers who pay their workers to commute to and from work on bicycles.
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A sneak peek at the cover of my next ebook. Coming Soon! 
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We recently received a story pitch from Pelican Water Systems that reminded me yet again that clean water tech is a form of cleantech that we probably don't discuss enough. Of course, access to clean water (or lack thereof) is a much bigger issue in the developing world. “More than 80% of sewage in developing countries is
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The Chinese EV market saw a 38% year-on-year increase in unit sales in 2013, as compared to 2012, according to the most recent figures -- for a total of 17,642 EVs sold in the market in 2013. In 2012, total EV sales were 12,791 units. Given how enormous the Chinese auto-market is, though, that means that
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When we try to pick out anything by itself, we find it hitched to everything else in the universe. JoHn MuiR
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Could bamboo replace carbon fiber in many common auto-industry applications in the near future? Could the cheap, lightweight, renewable material preempt the mainstream use of the high-tech but expensive material? Could the economic advantages inherent in the material prove themselves too good to pass up? [caption id=
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This should be a no-brainer...
Bike parking is way cheaper than car parking, encourages healthier living, and contributes to cleaner air.
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The Volvo Group is currently in the process of putting together a study to test the potential of electric city roads -- specifically with regard to buses that can be charged while in operation -- according to recent announcements. The car manufacturer is aiming to have a 300- to 500-meter electric road for test operations in
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Being a person who likes to tune out from electronics and tune into soil, painting, fresh air, long walks, or literature (through reading a quiet book), I recently found myself trying to keep up again with the younger generations of my children and grandchildren because, indeed, ...
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