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Harnessing the money in wind power

Source: BBC

It’s a sight that tends to draw mixed responses. For some people, a rugged, windswept farmland scattered with scores of giant wind turbines is beautiful, futuristic spectacle. 118 more words

The Muslim Times

High-level Political Forum 2016 .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

Source: High-level Political Forum 2016 .:. Sustainable Development Knowledge Platform

This is the URL for the United Nations effort for Sustainable Development.  These are the goals corporations and governments are working toward.

Renewable Energy

Renewable Energies Challenge

This is not a Girl Guides of Canada challenge but rather one from e-patches and crests but it is designed to be completed by Girl Guide units.   46 more words

Challenges

EPDP lecture on energy planning

Last Thursday, I went to UPSE to attend this lecture. Great one, as usual. Dir. Irma Exconde is a friend, a fellow UPSE-PDE alumni, her batch in 2002 was 4 years younger than mine. 636 more words

Netherlands to hand out iodine pills in case of nuclear accident

The Dutch government has ordered 15 million iodine pills to protect people living near nuclear plants in case of an accident, officials said Friday, as concerns rise over ageing reactors across the border in Belgium. 8 more words

Green Tech

Commission authorises support for renewable energy in Italy

The European Commission has concluded that an Italian scheme aimed at supporting electricity generation from renewable energy sources is in line with EU state aid rules. 313 more words

Italy

Latest developments in renewable energy in Russia

We think of Russia as a major oil and gas producer, and it is. Renewable energy certainly does not make any great impact on its energy balance but Russian government officials are revisiting the idea of renewable energy as a potentially profitable business for the country, according to Glenn Meyers on the Planetsave website. 772 more words

Renewable Energy