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Harvest your own energy using 3D printed wind turbines and solar stirling engines

Apr. 6, 2015 | By Simon<p>Of all of the things to love about 3D printing, the ability to share complicated project builds that previously only existed …

New Whirlwind-Attracting Bladeless Micro Wind Turbine Gets Harvard Cred

<b>Published on</b> May 1st, 2015 | <i>by Tina Casey</i><p>45<p>New Whirlwind-Attracting Bladeless Micro Wind Turbine Gets Harvard Cred<p>May 1st, 2015 by <b>Tina Casey</b><p>We’ve …

Senator Bob Day and Wind Turbine Syndrome

<i>This piece is by David Clarke. For more information see ramblingsdc.net</i><p>There have been many reviews of the available evidence by the world’s public …

Wind Power

A cheaper magnetic material for cars, wind turbines | Kurzweil

Scientist Arjun Pathak arc melts material in preparation for producing a new type of magnet (credit: Ames Laboratory)<p>Scientists at the U.S. …

Wind Turbines useless for carbon reduction — From $50 – $120 ton. Greens should hate them! « JoNova

Wind Turbines around 7 times more expensive than Direct Action<p>You would have to be bonkers to use wind turbines to reduce CO2. The Australian RET …

Meet the Wind Turbines Now Living on the Eiffel Tower

The Eiffel Tower has received its fair share of quirky updates these past few years—an ice skating rink, a vertigo-inducing glass floor—but this may …

The ultimate contrarian’s bets for 2014

This is the busy time of year at the hedge fund Pariah Capital.<p>Pariah is a super-exclusive, super-elite (and completely hypothetical) fund which …

Crisis in Argentina sparks new gold rush

Several weeks ago I bought the one asset that all investors seem to hate.<p>I bought some stock in gold mining companies.<p>No, I haven’t gone gold bug or …

Conservation news - Environmental science and conservation news

by Mongabay.com 19 June 2018<p>In July of last year, a 5,800-square-kilometer (2,239-square-mile) block of ice broke off of the Larsen Ice Shelf in …

Illegal gold mining is destroying South American rainforests

What's destroying the South American rainforest?<p>Most people would point to agriculture, cattle operations, and a booming population. But researchers …

Gold mining jobs on the rise in WA - Australian Mining

The Hays Quarterly employment report has shown subdued activity in the mining sector, with the only hope to be seen in gold exploration and …

This chart should scare you

I started my career in financial journalism in January 1980. The gold price had just hit a record $850 an ounce, the rand was trading at $1.35 – no …

Travel (South Africa)

When It Comes To Abortion Rights, North Dakota Is The 'Canary In The Coal Mine'

Alison is about to have an abortion. It’s not the first time she’s been to the Red River Women’s Clinic in Fargo, North Dakota. She came here a week ago but went home.<p>“I wasn’t prepared last week,” she said. “As soon as I saw the ultrasound machine I just started bawling. The woman at the clinic …

North Dakota

Coal Mines Are Going Bankrupt: Who Will Clean Them Up?

Photo courtesy of Vivian Stockman and ohvec.org.<p>Following dramatic changes to the coal market and the failure of regulators to account for a future …

ABC Radio Australia

Australia

Shenhua Watermark coal mine could put local koala population at risk of extinction, environmental lawyers say

A controversial plan for a Chinese-run open cut coal mine near prime agricultural land in New South Wales is facing another hurdle, with lawyers …

Adani rejects claims giant Carmichael coalmine in Queensland is unviable

Indian mining company says report that calls Carmichael mine ‘effectively a stranded asset’ is full of flawed assumptions<p>The Indian mining giant Adani has rejected a report that found its proposed Carmichael mega-mine in Queensland was financially unviable.

Greg Hunt should reject Shenhua coal mine after critical expert advice

<b>MEDIA RELEASE –</b> <b>7 May 2015</b><p>The Greens NSW mining spokesperson Jeremy Buckingham today said federal Environment Minister, Greg Hunt must reject the …

Goldman Sachs in talks to sell its coal mines

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. GS, -0.52% got a disconcerting update a year after buying its second coal mine in Colombia: “Certain operational issues have …

Standard Chartered vows to review role in Australian coal mine project

Chairman Sir John Peace says bank will study environmental credentials of Carmichael mine, which campaigners say threatens Great Barrier Reef<p>The chairman of Standard Chartered has said the bank will review its involvement in a controversial Australian coal mine that critics say threatens the Great …

Mining

45 Workers Rescued After 12 Hours in a Coal Mine in West Bengal

<b>Kolkata:</b> Around 45 workers who were trapped in a coal mine in West Bengal for over 12 hours have been rescued.<p>The workers descended into Pandaveswar …

Would You Go $6,000 for A Clean 1991 Toyota MR2?

The ad for today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe MR2 says it’s the cleanest you’ll ever find. That may be the case, but does that still mean that its …