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Kite Company Takes Wind Power to New Heights

California-based start up Makani Power believes the future of clean, sustainable energy is in the skies. The company is developing kite technology they say harnesses wind power far more efficiently an…

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Saving Lives with Solar Cooking

A stove powered by the sun is making a big difference in impoverished communities. Solar stoves are a great energy saver, providing an alternative to traditional fuels. Solar Cookers International, a …

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4 Reasons to Buy Renewable Energy and 3 Easy Ways to Do It

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! For just two of us in the studio this week, we managed to jam in a lot of information about a variety o…

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Learning to Love the Wind

To meet ambitious renewable energy goals, Amsterdam must convince residents to accept wind turbines. Video News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "nRefcaEiHWr4fjfF", NewsLook = NewsLook || {}; NewsL…

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Rethinking Latin America’s Largest Landfill

Jardim Gramacho, located outside Rio, is Latin America's largest landfill. Its here that groundbreaking new techniques are turning all that trash into electricity. Science News by NewsLook v…

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Eco-Friendly Plane to Fly for Record

A Slovenian biologist is preparing a record attempt for the lightest aircraft and the least amount of fuel used to fly around the world. Video News by NewsLook var nl_rand = "WtRc9VDuNfrcAp…

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UK Christmas Tree Shines with “Pedi-Power”

A British company has found a novel way to combine the spirit of Christmas with environmental awareness. They've rigged up a shopping mall Christmas tree to their newly-developed paving slabs which ha…

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Celebrating Solar & Tips for Eco-Travel

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! We were sun worshipers this week - after all the rain in our region, it was totally warranted! We talke…

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How To Green Your Energy

I often get asked what the simplest thing anyone can do to clean up their power situation is and of course, the first answer I give people is to simply use less. Turn your lights off, unplug your phan…

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