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TAKE ACTION NOW! Help Africa Bring Electricity to 50 Million People for the First Time
World  (tags: AFRICA, develoment, electricity, society, poverty, economy, society, worldpolitics )

Cal
- 14 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
Right now, there's a new bill in the Senate--the Energize Africa Act--that will help Africa bring electricity to 50 million people for the first time. We need t
Taking on the Challenges of An Increasingly Electrified World
Science & Tech  (tags: Electricity, Energy, Energy Policy, IEA, International Energy Agency, Coal, Dirty Energy, Growing Energy Demand, Global, Renewable Energy )

Brian
- 78 days ago - iea.org
"We must get it right, but we're on the wrong path at the moment," she added. "Growing use of coal globally is overshadowing progress in renewable energy deployment, and the emissions intensity of the electricity system has not changed in 20 years..."
Enron-Style Price Gouging Is Making a Comeback
Business  (tags: Electricity, Energy, Energy Policy, Corporate Agenda, Wall Street, Enron, price gouging, soaring rates )

Brian
- 86 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
"The price of electricity would soar under the latest scheme by Wall Street financial engineers to game the electricity markets."
Energy Storage: The Key to a Smarter Power Grid
Business  (tags: business, economy, Energy grids, electricity )

Ray
- 90 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Energy grids across the world are struggling to cope with a surge in demand for electricity and increasingly volatile supply from renewable power sources.
Help Shut Off NSA'S Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: NSA, electricity, Fourth Amendment Protection Act, Washington State, Oklahoma, Florida, Indiana, spying, intrude of privacy )

Dandelion
- 187 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
Thank you for supporting the Fourth Amendment Protection Act. If you're not in Washington State, Oklahoma, Florida, or Indiana (which already have bills introduced), you should work on advancing the same in your state.
U.S. Home Electricity Use Declines for 3rd Straight Year
Business  (tags: economy, americans, environment, energy, electricity, sustainabledevelopment, SustainableDevelopment, greenbuilding, society, oil, devices, gadgets )

Michael
- 212 days ago - cbc.ca
The average amount of electricity consumed in US homes has fallen to levels last seen more than a decade ago, back when the smartest device in people's pockets was a Palm pilot and anyone talking about a tablet was probably an archaeologist or a preacher.
New Research Finds Electrical Current in Plants - Clean Energy? - Via Why Don't You Try This?
Science & Tech  (tags: Interesting News, Science and Technology, Plant Research, Electricity, CO2 emissions, Nanotechnology, Energy Technology )

Victoria
- 254 days ago - whydontyoutrythis.com
Stanford engineers have generated an electrical current by tapping into and siphoning off the electrons of individual algae cells using a gold nanoelectrode. This is carbon-free bioelectricity with no CO2 emissions, by-products are protons and oxygen.
WiTricity Charges Forward With Wireless Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: computers, concept, electricity, interesting, NewTechnology, research, science, technology )

Frans
- 333 days ago - industrytap.com
The world disposes of 40 billion batteries each year; many lay corroding in dumps, polluting ground water. And take one look under your desk and you might get an idea of how entangled the world is in electric wire...
Electrify Africa! Give 50 Million Africans Electricity for the First Time ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Society & Culture  (tags: humans, Africa, electricity, protection, environment )

Cher Away
- 356 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
In sub-Saharan Africa, seven out of ten people lack access to electricity. Children are forced to do their homework by candlelight, and roads fall into complete darkness at night. Ninety million sub-Saharan children have no electricity at school,
Unclean at Any Speed
Science & Tech  (tags: research, concept, environment, design, science, Elictric cars, fossil fuels, electricity, EVs, NewTechnology, energy )

Michael
- 387 days ago - spectrum.ieee.org
Electric cars don't solve the automobile's environmental problems.
Equal Opportunity as a Human Right! Can You Sign You Name?
World  (tags: equal opportunity, elf, equal life foundation, children, reading, writing, water, electricity, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', africa, asia, china, ethics, HumanRights, humans, news, politics, UnitedNations, world, society, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Bernard
- 410 days ago - garbrielleslifejourney.blogspot.com
Facts on the Reality of this World: -At least 80% of humanity lives on less than $10 a day. -More than 80 percent of the world's population lives in countries where income differentials are widening -Number of children in the world 2.2 billion
Scientists Hack Photosynthesis for Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: plants, electricity, discovery, research, science, scientists, environment, energy, technology )

Michael
- 438 days ago - mnn.com
As humans scour the Earth for energy, venturing farther offshore and deeper underground, a new study suggests the answer has been under our noses all along. Rather than chasing finite fossils fuels, it focuses on Earth's original power plants: plants.
Plugging In to Plant Roots
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, science, research, concept, design, plants, electricity, technology, green living, green sustainable )

Michael
- 539 days ago - spectrum.ieee.org
Cast-off electrons in a plant's roots can provide electricity, a Dutch team reports. Now, through a spin-off company, it hopes to grow grassy generators on rooftops and promote decentralized electrical production in wetlands in developing countries.
ACTION ALERT: Reduce Carbon Emissions By Requiring Power Plants Use Low Carbon Energy Sources to Generate Electricity!
Green Lifestyle  (tags: low carbon energy, electricity, communities, homes, electricty, energy, environment )

Simone
- 798 days ago - forcechange.com
Set a national standard to reduce carbon emissions by requiring power plants to increase the amount of low carbon energy sources used to generate electricity. Power plants are responsible for the majority of carbon emissions in the United States.
Ecotricity's SeaRaser Tidal Power Generator Could Be the World's Cheapest Method Of Producing Electricity
Science & Tech  (tags: , Cheapest, Method Of, Producing, Electricity )

Agnes
- 914 days ago - zeitnews.org
Over the years, scientists have come up with numerous ways to produce renewable energy, however cost has always been a huge barrier to the widespread adoption of clean tech - the economics are still in favor
 

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