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3 Cities Prove Climate Action Works

The climate crisis is a problem caused by humans that can be solved by humans. These three cities are proving it.<p>While a lot of media coverage around …

Farms Are Turning to Solar as Electricity Prices Soar

Solar energy is now cheaper than fossil fuels for many large farms.<p>Step onto a farm in California, and you're likely to find solar panels planted near almonds or oranges.<p>Solar energy is a growing presence in the agriculture industry, partly as a way to offset increasing energy demands from water …

Solar At The Beginning Of 2016 Vs Solar At The End Of 2016

Sometimes solar energy seems to be on a tear. Then suddenly the industry is on the verge of collapse. This dynamic is known as the Solarcoaster. While 2016 was a wild ride for all of us, the volatility was more pronounced in renewables than in most sectors.<p><b>Me at the Beginning of 2016 vs Me at the</b> …

Fossil Fuels

India Now Has World’s Largest Solar Plant, Which Can Power 150,000 Homes

And it was built in just eight months.<p>Call it an environmental ray of sunshine.<p>India has released images of the world’s largest solar power plant at a single location, Al Jazeera reports.<p>The plant, which is located in Kamuthi, Tamil Nadu, took an impressive eight months to build. It stretches over …

Renewable Energy

How Farmers in Mexico Are Turning an Aztec Grain Into Sustainable Modern Gold

<i>Welcome to Out of the Kitchen, our ongoing exploration of the relationships that build and sustain the food industry. This year, we’re traveling the country to look at how sustainability has become a rapidly growing movement within the food world. Chefs at the forefront of this trend are</i> …

Agriculture

How Fall Leaves Can Benefit Your Garden

In fall my town holds leaf collection days, when homeowners (or their landscape services) blow or rake fallen leaves off their properties into big piles in the streets. Later a truck comes and vacuums them away. What I see being vacuumed up are dollar bills, the money these homeowners will spend …

Ceramics

101 Gardening: How To Prune Tomato Plants

CollectCollect this now for later<p>Hairstyle Tutorials 101 Gardening: How to Prune a Tomato<p>Gardening<p>CollectCollect this now for later<p>Hairstyle …

The Cost of Solar Power Has Fallen 25% in Only 5 Months

It seems that we have truly entered a new era in energy production—in renewable energy production, that is. Over the past new months, the cost of …

Agrichemicals and ever more intensive farming will not feed the world

Our food production system is broken, with steep losses in biodiversity. The answer is not more chemicals from a few increasingly dominant companies<p>British farmers growing wheat typically treat each crop over its growing cycle with four fungicides, three herbicides, one insecticide and one chemical …

Agriculture

The Internet of Things: How Data Transmission Can Be Harnessed for Farming

<i>This post is the third in a series of four entries on ICT in agriculture. It was written by Digital Development for Feed the Future Digital Advisor</i> …

Internet of Things

Sample Business Plan Excel

#business plan format<p><b>Business plan template 7 download free documents in pdf sample</b> Business Plan Template 7 Download Free Documents In Pdf Sample …

Hindu roots of modern ‘ecology’

One of the first lessons a student of ecology is taught is that this science is relatively new, that the term ‘ecology’ was only first defined in …

The Darkness Behind Solar Energy

Solar, is considered clean energy and a much welcome alternative to fossil fuels. However, like the Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC) pointed …

Fossil Fuels

The miraculous temples of India!

1/20<p>1<p>The land of miracles<p>India is home to many miracles, many of which have baffled scientists for many years. And when it comes to temples, the …

Hinduism

Trees, Shrubs & Landscaping | Miracle-Gro Canada

Rhododendrons come in a wide variety of sizes, colors, and temperature tolerances. Let us help you find the right one for your garden.<p>A few simple …

2 Acres of Farming in a Shipping Container

With the increasing demand for agricultural products, it has become necessary to practice alternative methods for bringing up the supply levels. It …

Aquaponics

Female Entrepreneur Launches Bitcoin Exchange BitOasis in Dubai

Advertisement<p><b>Ola Doudin, a female Jordanian entrepreneur, has launched a bitcoin wallet and exchange, BitOasis, in Dubai, after having difficulty</b> …

Bitcoin

Vegetable planting guide: what to plant in September

Windowbox or balcony planter<p><b>Sow</b>: Salad leaf mixtures as cut-and-come-again and peas in pots for leafy shoots.<p>Patio pots and containers<p><b>Plant</b>: Plug plants of oriental greens such as komatsuna, mibuna, mizuna, pak choi F1 'Red’ and kalibroc F1 'Atlantis’ and cut-and-come-again autumn salad plug plants.<p>…

Gardening