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Vauxhall Motors Forest in The Heart of England
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Vauxhall Motors raised the ‘Green’ standard for Corporate Social Responsibility today as they began their initiative to ‘help save the planet’ in conjunction with The Green Organisation by planting the first trees in a new development in The Heart of England Forest in Bidford on Avon, Warwickshire. The Heart of England Forest Project is a partnership initiative […]

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NASA: Record-Breaking Temperatures Continuing for 10th Consecutive Month
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For ten consecutive months since October 2015, we have been experiencing the most intense scorching heat, and July of this year shows to be the hottest to be ever recorded. Although El Niño gave a boost in global temperature, it is not the only thing we should be concerned about. BREAKING RECORDS CONSISTENTLY Congratulations, mankind! […]

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The last ice age: Melting ice sheets caused climate change
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New insights into the potential consequences of disappearing ice sheets in the Arctic have emerged from a study into climate conditions around the North Atlantic approximately 10,000 years ago, the end of the last ice age. Today, North West Europe and North West Africa experience opposing winter weather thanks to a phenomenon known as the […]

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Climate change is as dangerous as ISIS, says Kerry, and part of the problem is your airconditioning
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When Secretary of State John F. Kerry was in Austria’s capital Vienna recently to join discussions on climate change, chances were low that he encountered too many air conditioned rooms. To Americans used to cooler rooms in summer, this may just have been a simple cultural difference. For the climate negotiators, however, it most likely reflects a bigger divide […]

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NDB issues first bonds to fund green plans
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The New Development Bank (NDB) – which has been established by BRICS nations to fund their development projects – has issued its first bonds to support clean energy projects in member states. The NDB has reportedly sold three billion in yuan-denominated green bonds ($449 million) on China’s interbank market on Monday. The five-year green bonds […]

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Philippines Shuts More Nickel Mines on Environment Crackdown
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The Philippines suspended the operations of Berong Nickel Corp., adding to the list of miners that the government has shuttered for failing to meet environmental and welfare standards, the mines bureau said. Mining in the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao in the south of the country has also been halted as authorities start to review company permits, […]

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New York City’s Lowline To Be World’s First Underground Park
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Instead of talking about the marvelous skyscrapers in New York City, they may soon be able to marvel at the Lowline, the world’s first underground park. New York City is now considering building the world’s first underground park in an abandoned trolley terminal. “The Lowline is a plan to use innovative solar technology to illuminate […]

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Are we headed for a green revolution in food and water?
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The following is an excerpt from “Beyond the Energy-Water-Food Nexus: New Strategies for 21st-Century Growth.” I don’t believe in business­-as­-usual projections. While they are helpful in calling attention to an issue to catalyze change, we seldom follow the projections; resource stress and scarcity drives innovation. Innovation kills business-as-usual projections, and innovations can also solve the […]

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