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Mountains are measured not in size, but in atmosphere

Kentmere, Lake District A transformation began to unfold. Blue sky appeared, then fog-wreathed mountains, their tops gasping in the clear air Continue reading…

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Big Wind - Proposal for a one hour television documentary

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BIG WIND  By Rico Michel


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Margaret Welcome to the wacky world of green power, where misguided governments have sparked a massive corporate feeding frenzy (at taxpayers’ expense) to achieve little or nothing of any social benefit.

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Opponents turn attention to Site C costs

VANCOUVER – With provincial and federal environmental certificates now in hand, BC Hydro faces a much tougher hurdle for its massive Site C hydroelectric project — the bottom line. 657 more words

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50 years ago: A day on the desolate dunes

Originally published in the Guardian on 22 October 1964

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Amazon deforestation picking up pace, satellite data reveals

Data indicates 190% rise in land clearance in August and September compared with same period last year Continue reading…

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Pressure Mounting Under the San Andreas Fault*

Pressure Mounting Under the San Andreas Fault*

The San Andreas Fault is a result of two continental plates meet (the Pacific plate and with the North American plate… 752 more words

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