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Self-Watering Containers and Soil Health

For the past several years we have been using self-watering containers for many of our plants – especially tomatoes. The containers are plastic tubs we bought from Walmart that have been modified to have a water reservoir and use capillary action to draw water up into the soil mass. 492 more words

Can We Grow Our Own Electricity?

Viaspace, a producer of renewable Giant King Grass as a low carbon fuel for electricity generation, has signed a supply contract with bioenergy project developer ReSource Bioenergy to supply its energy grass for bioenergy projects in Jamaica through its affiliate Jamaica Bioenergy. 479 more words

Biomass

Benefits of biomass

Who can benefit from installing a biomass boiler?

Biomass boilers are ideal for commercial properties that need to meet high heating demands. These include:

- Schools… 80 more words

Biomass

USDA selects 36 energy facilities to accept biomass deliveries

Editor’s note: ¬†This article, published online today, is borrowed from the Minnesota Farm Guide.

Article’s subtitle: ¬†PROGRAM INCLUDES BIOMASS REMOVALS FROM FEDERAL LANDS TO REDUCE FOREST FIRES… 537 more words

Re-publication

Views from Brazil. Interns perspective of her first 4 weeks with National Trust Wales

Hi! My name is Samanta, I am an Environmental Engineering student from Brazil, taking part in a project called ‘Science without Borders’, a programme created by the Brazilian Government to support university students to study and work abroad for one year. 327 more words

National Trust

Worlds Without Nuclear

Many of you will be aware I recently attended the International Youth Nuclear Congress 2014 in Burgos, Spain. I had an outstanding week of learning and meeting wonderful people and I will provide a fuller write-up in coming weeks. 108 more words

Nuclear Power And Climate Change