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El Hierro: The First Totally Wind Powered Island!

Just off the coast of Africa, the smallest country of the Canary Island – El Hierro – became 100% wind powered. With May 2014 as their first month with total reliance on their new wind system, El Hierro has made history. 82 more words

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Food (Policy) For Thought

Food (Policy) For Thought is an extensive blog discussing consumption and production of food and its effects on the environment. Read by category, or by region, this “recent grad’s musings on sustainable food systems, agriculture and more” will leave you with a true education on the current rights and social issues in Food Policy. 29 more words

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The Truth Behind Not Only Our Climate, But Game of Thrones, Too!

Meet Kate, a young, Canadian and incredibly accomplished Climate Scientist. She began her blog, Climate Sight, when she began to notice large discrepancies between climate science and public knowledge. 46 more words

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Great White Sharks Thriving in U.S. Waters

Researchers credit the encouraging numbers to federal and state regulations put into place in the 1990s to protect great white sharks and many of the marine mammals that great whites are known to consume. 169 more words

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New spawning reefs to boost native fish in St. Clair River

Construction of two new fish-spawning reefs is about to begin in the St. Clair River northeast of Detroit, the latest chapter in a decade-plus effort to restore native species such as lake sturgeon, walleye and lake whitefish. 152 more words

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Florida Makes Off-Grid Living Illegal – Mandates All Homes Must Be Connected To An Electricity Grid

It’s no secret that an opposition to sustainable living exists. Earlier this year, Texas state brought several SWAT teams to a sustainable community and threatened to shut it down. 148 more words

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Notice of Participation at a Commission Meeting: The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commision

  • Event: Notice of (Public) Participation at a Commission Meeting:
  • Held By: The Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC)
  • Report: CNSC staff present their report on CNSC Staff Integrated Safety Assessment of Canadian Nuclear Power Plants for 2013: 
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Events: Present And Upcoming