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Solar Impulse 2 Launches Historic Solar #RTW Flight

Published on March 13th, 2015 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

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(Originally published on In the first airplane to fly without any fuel, Andre Borschberg and Bertrand Piccard are taking turns piloting Solar Impulse 2 on a 35,000-kilometer flight around the world. Powered only by the ... Read More


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Egypt Earns Spot on Renewable Power Developers’ Hot List

Published on March 12th, 2015 | by Aisha Abdelhamid

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With ample natural resources to supply the renewable energy market, Egypt is finally finding its way to a cleantech future. Plagued with chronic shortages in electricity supply, a new, ambitious wind and solar procurement schedule is ... Read More



Illegal Logging: What Businesses & Individuals Can Do

Published on March 11th, 2015 | by Derek Markham

As with any global scale problem, illegal logging is a hard issue to tackle. As with the wider issue of climate change, the everyday person, when discussing illegal logging, may be tempted to throw up their hands and exclaim “what can I do about it?”... Read More


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Wendell Berry’s Thoughts On ‘Our Only World’

Published on March 7th, 2015 | by Sandy Dechert

It’s a shame Wendell Berry’s new book of essays, Our Only World, has received scant recognition from reviewers. Not that the media have failed to acknowledge the work, just that they have all printed the same review ... Read More

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