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Switching to off-peak delivery times reduces city congestion

In some businesses like supermarkets and restaurants, local restrictions on nighttime deliveries leave distributors no choice but to dispatch trucks during morning rush hours. But lifting these rules could reduce peak traffic volumes and increase transport efficiency, according to a recent study involving researchers from KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm. 8 more words

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Carcinogenic soot particles from petrol engines

A new study led by Empa scientists finds that some direct-injection gasoline engines emit just as many soot particles as unfiltered diesel cars did in the past. 13 more words

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Ten Easy Ways to get your Parish Campaigning

Campaigning is a powerful way of making a huge difference in the world. Campaigning works. It is a way of adding our voice to the call for justice, to the cry for a better world.  586 more words

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Ghana’s academia turns to rental solar power

In West Africa, the Regional Maritime University (RMU) based in Accra, Ghana, has entered into a seven year contract with REDAVIA for the supply of five rental solar power containers at its campus. 321 more words

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Renewable energy employs 9.8 million people worldwide, says IRENA report

Global energy system creating more jobs in renewables than in fossil-fuel technologies, says a new IRENA report.

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Research explores 'artificial leaf' system for solar fuel production

If human beings could mimic the way plants make their own fuel, it’s not a stretch to say that Earth’s energy needs could be solved. 8 more words

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Jump in renewable energy jobs worldwide: agency

The renewable energy sector employed 9.8 million people worldwide in 2016, almost twice as many as in 2012, the Abu Dhabi-based International Renewable Energy Agency said on Wednesday. 8 more words

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