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PV Solar Shingles Roof from Tesla: Evolution of Solar Roofing: Current Options & Costs - Roofing Calculator - Estimate your Roofing Costs

Up until 2011, “going solar” meant cumbersome glass and metal, crystalline PV panels the size of dining-room tables in heavy metal racks bolted onto …

5 Outdoor Havens That Aren’t the Galápagos

Most travelers to Ecuador pass through the mainland in a dash to the Galápagos Islands, a natural nesting ground for rare species that adapted uniquely due to a series of differing microclimates. The appeal of snorkeling with hammerhead sharks, seeing the blue-footed booby in flight, and coming …

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Dyn DDOS Attack Shows How Useless Government Is In Cyber Hack

In the last days of the election season, vast swaths of the internet shut down in the United States. It was the result of a DDoS attack on a single …

Comment on 3 Big Trends Shaking Up the Energy Industry by barbuto@optonline.net

It is about time……I mean the coming of SOLAR energy is way past due.<br>I remember when Jimmy Carter tried to stimulate it in the 1970s. With the Oil …

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Trailblazing slate tiles with hidden solar thermal reduce energy use by 85%

The less-than-charming appearance of solar panels is a deterrent to some homeowners interested in generating their own clean energy, and many people …

How These Startups Are Trying to Make Your Life Greener

Sometimes greener living is as simple as better design.<p>Entrepreneurs who are looking to fight climate change, lower global energy use, and clean the …

A Journey to the Front Lines of Ecuador’s Next Oil Battle

<i>UPDATE: As we write, the Ecuadorian government has just announced that it began drilling the controversial ITT (Ishpingo-Tambococha-Tiputini) oil</i> …

Newsletter: The Unfolding Story Of Latin America

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.popularresistance.org<p>| Newsletter<p>A very strange piece of legislation was introduced by the right wing …

Quito, Ecuador: Luxury Railway in the Sky

The morning after I’d traveled on JetBlue’s inaugural flight from Fort Lauderdale to Quito, Ecuador, I was happy to begin my first adventure, a …

My First Impressions of Ecuador.

My tryst with Ecuador started even before I boarded my flight from New York to Quito two weeks ago.I think it was 2014 and I was off on my first trip …

Ecuador emerges as hub for international crime

Ecuador is emerging as a focus for transnational criminal groups, according to US and European officials. Colombian and Mexican drug traffickers as …

Why Solar PV Has Reached Escape Velocity: Top 10 Reasons

<b>Published on</b> March 2nd, 2016 | <i>by Rocky Mountain Institute</i><p>44<p>March 2nd, 2016 by <b>Rocky Mountain Institute</b><p>Originally published on <i>RMI Outlet</i>.<br>By Laurie …

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This Tesla Competitor Looks Incredibly Futuristic

There is a small start-up company in California that appears to be setting the stage to challenge the world’s biggest companies in an emerging area …

In 100 years, humans may live in underwater spheres and subterranean skyscrapers

One hundred years in the future, we’ll barely have to leave our homes, if the SmartThings <i>Future Living Report</i> is correct. Commissioned by Samsung, …

'Natural' gas not as good as solar – despite the gas industry's best efforts

The gas industry is trying to join the solar revolution but solar and wind energy is cheaper, more efficient and the only real source of energy security<p>Now that the Paris climate agreement has made it clear that the world must take serious action to reduce greenhouse gas emissions, the fossil fuel …

Cuddly sloth brings traffic to standstill in Ecuador (PHOTOS)

A sloth in Ecuador has become a social media star after being snapped clinging on to a crash barrier in the middle of a highway. Traffic cops …

Scientists Wowed by Tai Chi's Health Benefits

This website is for information purposes only. By providing the information contained herein we are not diagnosing, treating, curing, mitigating, or …

2016 – the year the world will be told the TRUTH about the existence of aliens

Thousands of UFO sightings were recorded during 2015 – some more convincing than others.<p>The trend shows no sign of slowing down as there have already …

The sustainable, hilltop home in Ecuador built in 75 days

Built right into a hillside in Ecuador, this weekend home by Bernardo Bustamante integrates modern living into a peaceful, rural setting. Situated …

Build Strong Bones With Tai Chi!

Strong Bones One of the most widely recognized benefits associated with tai chi is how regular practice helps to promote a balance between one’s …

Neoliberalism Raises Its Ugly Head in South America: As Washington Targets Venezuela, Brazil and Argentina

<i>After 9-11, the United States focused its most aggressive foreign policy on the Middle East – from Afghanistan to North Africa. But the deal recently</i> …

Asia Pacific Solar Energy Market Outlook 2015-2020 - India is Expected to be Growing at the Fastest CAGR and and will Hold a Total Market of $4.71 Billion by 2020

Dublin, Dec. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- <b>Research and Markets</b> (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4vrxkj/asia_pacific) has announced the …

Look carefully at English you will see Sanskrit hidden everywhere: Jeffrey Armstrong

<b>By Nithin Sridhar</b><p>“<b>World Sanskrit Day</b>” is celebrated every year on the full moon day in the month of <i>Sravana</i>. This year the full moon has fallen on …

10 Reasons to Get to Know Qigong: Yoga's Less Popular Cousin

Here are 10 reasons why you'll love getting to know Qigong:<p>If you're looking to boost your energy and calm your mind, I know someone you've got to meet: her name is Qigong. She's Yoga and Meditation's less-sexy, easy-to-underestimate cousin -- and she's amazing.<p>Qigong (pronounced "chee gung") is …

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Volcano alerts issued in Ecuador, Japan

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cotopaxi, a volcano not far from the Ecuadorean capital of Quito, spewed ash several times, sending large gray puffs 3 miles into the sky, officials said.<p>Ash could reach Latacunga, Machachi and Quito on Friday, officials at the Geophysics Institute told the state news agency ANDES. They …

6 ways to add passive solar features to your home

1/15<p>Lean To House by Warc Studio<p>Looking for a way to reduce that electric bill, lower your carbon footprint, and show off to your neighbors? The good …

What if We Lived Our Entire Life Like a Prayer?

During an exceptionally inspiring conversation, a stranger unknowingly showed me an entirely new way that we can go about our daily lives, as a …