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Keltbray Innovative In Engineering – Award Winners
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Winners of two Green Apple Awards in 2014 for their work on Chelsea Barracks and Mitre Square projects. Keltbray enters selected industry and business awards to benchmark itself against the very best of our competitors, and to demonstrate our expertise, capabilities and innovation. Awards allow us to compare our business to those of our peers, […]

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World Bank issues its largest green bond in US dollars
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LONDON: The World Bank has launched a $600 million, 10-year fixed rate green bond, its largest ever such issue in US dollars, it said yesterday. Green bonds are designed to raise capital for…

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Tree bumblebee adoption by TRG Pest Control and bee video
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TRG Pest Control I have had numerous emails and phone calls in the North West Area and feel this information’s well worth passing on. I hope more Pest Control Companies think the same way and show…

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Crop-based biofuels will take years to truly help the environment | Ars Technica
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The push for renewable energy has led to the generation of biofuels from cellulose-rich biomass, algae, and crops. Currently, crop-based biofuels are limited to those derived from agricultural products: corn, soybean, rapeseed, and surgarcane. An increase in the demand for crop-based biofuels will require either an increase in the amount of agricultural land or an increase in crop […]

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Pentagon: We could soon be fighting climate wars
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Read the new report that signals an “evolution” in Pentagon’s approach to climate change. In one of its strongest statements yet on the need to prepare for climate change, the Defense Department today released a report that says global warming “poses immediate risks to US national security” and will exacerbate national security-related threats ranging “from […]

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Leonardo Dicaprio takes on climate change at world conference
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Hollywood actor Leonardo Dicaprio has headlined a meeting of political and business leaders in Switzerland.  He’s received an award for his efforts in fighting climate change and had a stern message for business leaders. “We simply cannot afford to allow the corporate greed of the coal, oil and gas industries to determine the future of humanity,” […]

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China is building a Great Wall of Trees to fight climate change and the encroaching Gobi Desert – Quartz
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Source: China is building a Great Wall of Trees to fight climate change and the encroaching Gobi Desert – Quartz China is the world’s largest emitter of greenhouse gases, but it is also engaged in a massive tree-planting program that has helped to offset tropical deforestation, and suck some of the climate-changing carbon dioxide out of the […]

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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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Panel says meat consumption takes toll on environment – Central Maine
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With regards to the consumption of meat in particular, the new recommendations, in looking beyond the immediate impact of food on an individual’s health, mark a major break from the past.

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