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Beijing's pollution problem is no secret - earlier this year the city even created an environmental police squad in a bid to stop smog. Now, the nearby province of Hebei - which contributes to Beijing's smog with it's heavy industryShow More Summary
There are thousands of animal shelters and rescue organizations around the country dedicated to the welfare of vulnerable dogs and cats. And while each life saved is a victory unto itself, it’s crucial that our work is measured quantitatively as well as qualitatively. Show More Summary
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An Australian researcher has developed a cheap, chemical-free method for treating produce to inhibit mould growth.
India’s largest power producer, NTPC Limited, has launched a fresh tender for the country’s largest solar power park. NTPC Limited Announces Fresh 750 Megawatt Solar Tender For India’s Largest Solar Park was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority recently announced that the second phase of Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park has been commissioned. ACWA Power Commissions Second Phase Of Dubai Solar Project, Adding 200 Megawatts was...Show More Summary
One of the largest solar panel manufacturers in India has doubled its production capacity to 400 megawatts. Tata Power Solar Doubles Its Panel Production Capacity To 400 Megawatts was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
Engineers from the University of Glasgow have developed a synthetic skin that could help amputees regain their sense of touch. Clad in graphene, a form of graphite just one atom thick yet tougher than steel, the "electronic skin" even uses photovoltaic cells to harvest power from the sun. Show More Summary
A total of 31.5 gigawatts of new hydropower capacity was commissioned in 2016, according to new estimates from the International Hydropower Association. New Hydropower Capacity Totaled 31.5 Gigawatts In 2016 was originally published on CleanTechnica. To read more from CleanTechnica, join over 50,000 other subscribers: Google+ | Email | Facebook | RSS | Twitter.
The global total number of coal-fired power plants under development plummeted in 2016, including a 48% decline in overall pre-construction activity, a 62% decline in new construction starts, and a massive 85% decline in new ChineseShow More Summary
Canadian Solar published its fourth quarter and full-year 2016 financial results this week, and despite impressive and record-high shipment figures, the company finished the year well behind on revenue due in part to the massive cost...Show More Summary
German scientists are hoping to shine new light on ways to generate environmentally friendly fuels. At the German Aerospace Center (DLR)'s Institute for Solar Research, they have flipped on a system called Synlight, which they describe as the largest artificial sun on the planet. Show More Summary
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The Google fleet has been mapping cities around the world for years, making navigation easier for travelers. Now they have an important new responsibility: Google Street View cars will seek out natural gas leaks in urban areas. The data...Show More Summary
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Toronto-based superkül architects designed a vacation home for a family of six transitioning back to Canada after living abroad. Set on the grassy plains of Mulmur, Ontario, the 4,300-square-foot dwelling is a striking all-white building that prioritizes low maintenance, natural light, and energy savings. Show More Summary
Madison just became the first city in Wisconsin and the largest city in the Midwest to commit to 100 percent clean energy in just the latest example of how President Donald Trump can't stop the renewables revolution. The state capital...Show More Summary