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Fuel made from seawater sparks interest from locals

Researchers from the US Navy have developed a breakthrough method of producing aviation and ship engine fuel from seawater, but it is being watched cautiously in Southland.

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Ethicash

“Launched to coincide with Good Money Week (the new name for National Ethical Investment Week), which kicks off on Sunday 19 October, the report from ethical independent financial adviser firm Barchester Green names the “sinners” and “winners” of the multibillion-pound ethical and environmental funds industry.” ( 63 more words

Global Changes of Note in the Early 21st Century

Greenhouse gases let solar radiation through the atmosphere, but trap outgoing earth radiation

By Dr. John J. Hidore

October 18,2014—Planet Earth is now in a period of rapid change. 781 more words

Climate Change

Events that students have already put on to get KPU's attention: Do the Math Screening

Do the Math Screening

The fossil fuel industry is killing us. They have five times the amount of coal, gas and oil that is safe to burn – and they are planning on burning it all. 142 more words

Plastic Bags Fact Sheet

Plastic Bags Fact Sheet

Earth Policy Release
October 16, 2014

Worldwide, a trillion single-use plastic bags are used each year, nearly 2 million each minute. … 449 more words

Environment

“Live more with less” keynote speaker asks us to transition the way we live

Laura Schmidt with SLCgreen attended a “Live more with less” seminar earlier this month. 

On Friday, October 3, a group convened at Utah Valley University to discuss how we in Utah can live more with less. 419 more words

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