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U.S., China peer-reviewed reports lay out huge subsidies for fossil fuels
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We've been connecting people with real climate action for nearly 20 years, so we're proud to demonstrate our climate leadership and become a founding partner of TAKE2 -  a world-first climate change pledging program inviting empowering the community to take real climate action.

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Researchers have concluded that not only will the financial damages from hurricanes increase dramatically by the end of the century, but that the rate of economic growth won’t grow at a level to keep pace with hurricane-caused financial losses. A new…
Researchers have concluded that not only will the financial damages from hurricanes increase dramatically by the end of the century, but that the rate of economic growth won't grow at a level to keep pace with hurricane-caused financial losses. A new study conducted by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research analyzing the magnitude of future hurricane
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With Rooftops and vertical #gardens plus #solar power, this passivie housing complex will be very #ecofriendly . #gogreen
Germany is building world’s largest passive housing complex with 162 green units
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#AAA has portable #electriccar recharging vehicles to come to the aid of drivers that have run out of juice. Oddly, they don't get near as much use as expected. Seems electric car drivers are more aware if the status of their cars range than their gas consuming counterparts. #greenews 
AAA has a small fleet of trucks available in selected areas to recharge electric cars that have run out of battery power, but they have been used much less than expected.
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Originally published on sister site Cleantechies. A couple of companies managed to secure a huge share in the latest electricity auction held in Chile, and auction where a new record-low solar bid was set (globally) and wind projects took 40% of the…
Originally published on sister site Cleantechies. A couple of companies managed to secure a huge share in the latest electricity auction held in Chile, and auction where a new record-low solar bid was set (globally) and wind projects took 40% of the auctioned power contracts. According to media reports, Mainstream Renewable Power Ltd. and Empresa Nacional de
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Tesla becomes most trusted auto brand in Canada, ranks 11th in all industries | Electrek
A new study shows that Tesla is successfully building its brand in Canada. The University of Victoria released its second-annual Gustavson Brand Trust Index (GBTI), which ranks national brands per …
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The US National Renewable Energy Laboratory has modeled in “unprecedented detail” how the US eastern power grid could accommodate higher levels of wind and solar PV electricity generation. Many have been the claims that existing power power grids are…
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A glimpse at the all-electric future: all-electric SUV Tesla Model X towing an all-electric boat
All-electric vehicles have long suffered from misconceptions about their usefulness and power capacity. Now that the Tesla Model S is the fastest accelerating vehicle in production and it can trave…
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Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath A team of Australian National University scientists has brought economically competitive, grid-scale solar thermal energy generation closer to reality, after achieving a new record in efficiency for…
Originally published on RenewEconomy. By Sophie Vorrath A team of Australian National University scientists has brought economically competitive, grid-scale solar thermal energy generation closer to reality, after achieving a new record in efficiency for the technology that could compete with the cost of electricity from fossil fuels. [caption id=
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Global warming and climate change get a lot of attention — well, not in the mainstream media, but among niche media outlets like CleanTechnica. However, whether in the mainstream media or in niche publications, some of the big challenges of a quickly…
Global warming and climate change get a lot of attention -- well, not in the mainstream media, but among niche media outlets like CleanTechnica. However, whether in the mainstream media or in niche publications, some of the big challenges of a quickly changing climate are not often highlighted, and I'm quite confident that most people haven't considered
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A tiny device, half the size of a postage stamp, which can rapidly disinfect water with solar energy, has been developed by researchers at Stanford University and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. While the nanostructured device has only been…
A tiny device, half the size of a postage stamp, which can rapidly disinfect water with solar energy, has been developed by researchers at Stanford University and the SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory. While the nanostructured device has only been tested with small amounts of water, and on three strains of bacteria, the little gadget shows
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