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Mix Of Solar And Batteries Is Beating Natural Gas:

Renewable Energy World | By: Chris Martin & Mark Chediak | GPE – February 17, 2018: Natural gas is getting ...
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Dynamic Tidal Power:

Arcadis| GPE – February 15, 2018: General Information: Dynamic tidal power or DTP is an untried but promising technology for ...
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Mission-Control-Like Command Center At This Hospital Is Taking Healthcare Into The Future:

GE Reports | By: Michelle Sweetwood | GPE – February 14, 2018: In the 1960s, airports started using air traffic ...
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United Nations ~ Plastic Ocean:

United Nations | GPE – February 14, 2018: Plastic – both a wonderful invention and a scourge on our planet ...
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Microplastics Pollute Most Remote And Uncharted Areas Of The Ocean:

The Guardian | By: Sandra Laville | February 12, 2018: First data ever gathered from extremely remote area of the ...
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A New Way To Filter Salt And Metal Ions From Water:

Sustainability Matters | February 12, 2018: Australian and US researchers have discovered a way to utilise metal-organic frameworks (MOFs) — ...
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New Wave Energy Device That Could Power Wales’ Homes In The Future Unveiled:

Wales Online | By: Chris Kelsey | GPE – February 12. 2018: WaveSub generates energy by harnessing the continual circular ...
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Climate Change Is Increasing Flood Risks In Europe:

The Guardian | By: John Abraham | February 08, 2018: A new study finds strong agreement that flood risks in ...
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Can The World Find Solutions To The Nitrogen Pollution Crisis?

Yale Environment 360 | By: Fred Pearce | February 06, 2018: More and more nitrogen keeps pouring into waterways, unleashing ...
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Kimbal Musk’s Farm Of The Future (Yes, Elon’s brother):

Beme News | GPE – February 08, 2018: The way we get our food in the United States is completely ...
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Business Interest In Blockchain Picks Up While Cryptocurrency Causes Conniptions:

The Wall Street Journal | By: Kim S. Nash | February 06, 2018: Companies that move products and people through ...
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Improving Storm Resiliency With Rooftop Solar & Electrical Storage:

Clean Technica | By: Danny Parker | February 05, 2018: What about Florida? Energy efficiency, solar energy and regulatory backwardness ...
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Drought.gov ~ U.S. Drought Data, News, And Early Warning Resources:

Drought.gov | US Drought Portal | February 05, 2018: Where is drought this week? A weak ridge in the upper ...
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Tesla To Construct Virtual Solar Power Plant Using 50,000 Homes In South Australia:

Clean Technica | By: Steve Hanley | February 04, 2018: When Elon Musk offered to build what would be the ...
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A Skyscraper Made Of Wood? Newark Developers Give It A Try:

The Wall Street Journal | By: Keiko Morris | February 04, 2018: Wood’s ability to create a warm environment appeals ...
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The No-Till Gardening Revolution ~ Why Farmers Are Putting Down Their Plows:

Return To Now | By: Sara Burrows | GPE – February 04, 2018: After thousands of years of turning the ...
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Solar Energy Offers Hope To Some Puerto Rico Hospitals:

Clean Technica | By: Owen Agnew | February 02, 2018: More than four months after Hurricane Maria tore across Puerto ...
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Tesla Semi Customers Will Build Their Own Charging Stations:

Clean Technica | By: Steve Hanley | February 02, 2018: Tesla has booked pre-orders for its all-electric Semi heavy duty ...
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Australian Trees ‘Sweat’ To Survive Extreme Heatwaves, Researchers Reveal:

The Guardian | By: Calla Wahlquist | January 31, 2018: Climate experiment shows trees release water but stop absorbing carbon ...
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The Community Microgrid As A Virtual Power Plant:

Clean Technica | By: George Harvey | January 24, 2018: The design for a community microgrid project that is forming ...
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From Tree-Planting Drones To Shade-Grown Tea ~ Businesses Are Making Money By Reforesting The Planet:

World Resources Institute | By: Andrew Wu, Sofia Faruqi, Andrés Anchondo Ortega and Eriks Brolis | GPE – January 23, ...
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China’s Really Big Air Purifier Actually Seems To Work!

Clean Technica | By: Steve Hanley | January 22, 2018: The world’s biggest air purifier has been constructed in the ...
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The Internet Is Filling Up Because Indians Are Sending Millions of ‘Good Morning!’ Texts:

The Wall Street Journal | By: Newley Purnell | January 22, 2018: The country, newly online, has become obsessed with ...
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Tesla’s Battery In Australia Is Surpassing Expectations:

Renewable Energy World | By: Dylan McConnell | January 17, 2018: It’s just over one month since the Hornsdale Power ...
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Tesla’s New York Gigafactory Kicks Off Solar Roof Production:

Renewable Energy World | Bloomberg | By: Brian Eckhouse | GPE – January 13, 2018: Tesla Inc. has kicked off ...
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The Nation’s Rivers And Streams Are Getting Dangerously Saltier:

The Washington Post | By: Brady Dennis | January 08, 2018: This map (above) shows changes in the salt content ...
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Increasing Chloride In U.S. Rivers:

USGS | GPE – January 08, 2018: Snow-affected urban areas are particularly vulnerable. A U.S. Geological Survey report finds that ...
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EV Revolution In China: Next Stop ~ Delivery & Freight Vehicles:

Clean Technica | By: Tim Dixon | January 06, 2018: China’s King of the electric vehicle world. It has more ...
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Intel Wrestled With Chip Flaws For Months:

The Wall Street Journal | By: Jack Nicas | January 04,2018: Several tech firms were notified of the vulnerabilities in ...
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Security Flaws Put Virtually All Phones, Computers At Risk:

Business Insurance | Reuters | January 04, 2018: Security researchers on Wednesday disclosed a set of security flaws that they ...
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4 Surprising New Ways Businesses Are Using Drones:

Inc.com | By: Lauren Barack | GPE – January 03, 2018: If you think drones aren’t for your business – ...
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China’s Solar Expressway Meets Light Of Day:

Xinhua | Editor: Liu | December 31, 2017: China on Thursday opened a 1-km section solar expressway for testing. Solar ...
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Over 110,000 Electric Car Charging Poles Installed In Beijing:

Xinhua | Editor: Mengjie | December 30, 2017: Beijing has built 112,600 charging poles for new energy cars as of ...
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Across China ~ China-US Partnership Improves Medical Treatment In Tibetan Areas:

Xinhua | Editor: Yamei | December 31, 2017: Lurong Dregar, 19, had been suffering from severe headaches and seizures for ...
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Sustainable Neighborhoods + Electric Transport = Winning The Future:

Clean Technica | By: Zachary Shahan | December 30, 2017: We write a lot about electric vehicles here on CleanTechnica, ...
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Fossil Fuel Companies Will Invest $180 Billion In New Plastics Feedstock Facilities:

Clean Technica | By: Steve Hanley | December 27, 2017: The shale gas fracking revolution that began in the United ...
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Off Grid Energy Storage:

Shell Foundation & Grantham Institute | By: Various Authors | GPE – December 23, 2017: Executive Summary: Over the past ...
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Devastating Climate Change Could Lead To 1m Migrants A Year Entering EU By 2100:

The Guardian | By: Fiona Harvey | December 21, 2017: Researchers plotted temperature rises against the number of asylum applications ...
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Unconventional Solar Panel Siting Saves Agricultural Land While Providing Plenty Of Power:

Clean Technica | By: Steve Hanley | GPE – December 22, 2017: There is an ongoing struggle going on between ...
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AT&T Begins Testing High-Speed Internet Over Power Lines:

Reuters | By: Anjali Athavaley | December 13, 2017: AT&T Inc has started trials in Georgia state and a non-U.S ...
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