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Northern Star
Institute: Bushfire seasons worse due to climate changeSOUTHERN parts of Australia are becoming hotter and dryer, and that our bushfir
Institute: Bushfire seasons worse due to climate change
Northern Star / Posted yesterday
SOUTHERN parts of Australia are becoming hotter and dryer, and that our bushfire seasons are becoming longer and more extreme thanks to climate change, The Climate Institute said. The Institute said this evidence from ongoing scientific research... Read more
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Anil Netto
New mobility agenda for Penang neededOur guest contributor is Eric Britton, a sustainable transport expert who visit
New mobility agenda for Penang needed
Anil Netto / Posted 3 days ago
Our guest contributor is Eric Britton, a sustainable transport expert who visited Penang a couple of years ago. He says, “The priority is not to further expand supply of inefficiently used infrastructure, but rather to manage and use it... Read more
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Newton Daily News
City conducting community attitude surveyThe survey is anonymous and is reported in a group form. It is available at www
City conducting community attitude survey
Newton Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
The survey is anonymous and is reported in a group form. It is available at www.surveyshare.com/t/Newton, on the city’s website www.newtongov.org, the Get to Know Newton website www.gettoknownewton.com and on the city’s Facebook page as well as in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Experts Raise Red Flag On Glass-Covered StructuresArchitects, property developers and policy-makers should promote energy-friendl
Experts Raise Red Flag On Glass-Covered Structures
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Architects, property developers and policy-makers should promote energy-friendly green buildings rather than opting for glazed complexes, experts have said. Musau Kimeu, the chairperson of the department of Architecture and Building Science,... Read more
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Colorado Daily
Polis: COGCC "failed" to protect communities from oil, gas drillingThe Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has "failed" to protect homeow
Polis: COGCC "failed" to protect communities from oil, gas drilling
Colorado Daily / Posted 13 days ago
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has "failed" to protect homeowners and communities from the impacts of drilling, U.S. Rep. Jared Polis said late Tuesday, leaving the door open to throwing his support behind another citizen-initiated... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Polis: COGCC "failed" to protect communities from oil, gas drillingThe Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has "failed" to protect homeow
Polis: COGCC "failed" to protect communities from oil, gas drilling
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 13 days ago
The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission has "failed" to protect homeowners and communities from the impacts of drilling, U.S. Rep. Jared Polis said late Tuesday, leaving the door open to throwing his support behind another citizen-initiated... Read more
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Zawya
Mena to see $35b in annual clean energy investment by 2020Power & UtilitiesMena to see $35b in annual clean energy investment by 2020 Monday, Jan 18, 201
Mena to see $35b in annual clean energy investment by 2020Power & Utilities
Zawya / Posted 22 days ago
Mena to see $35b in annual clean energy investment by 2020 Monday, Jan 18, 2016 Abu Dhabi: With the UAE aiming for 10 per cent of power generated by renewables by 2030, the Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) is furthering the UAE’s solar... Read more
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walesonline
What does the future hold for Llanishen reservoir after reopening announcementLlanishen reservoir and neigbouring Lisvane will be reopened to the public, Wel
What does the future hold for Llanishen reservoir after reopening announcement
walesonline / Posted 22 days ago
Llanishen reservoir and neigbouring Lisvane will be reopened to the public, Welsh Water has confirmed. Welsh Water has acquired the sites from steel giant Celsa with a 999 year lease. Now, the water company has said it is committed to opening the... Read more
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walesonline
Victory at last! Battle to save Llanishen Reservoir finally wonThe future of a Cardiff beauty spot, which has hung in the balance for more tha
Victory at last! Battle to save Llanishen Reservoir finally won
walesonline / Posted 23 days ago
The future of a Cardiff beauty spot, which has hung in the balance for more than a decade, looks to have been secured with the announcement that Welsh Water has acquired Llanishen Reservoir and the adjacent Lisvane Reservoir. The international steel... Read more
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The Maui News
2 new species of day gecko to look out forIt was only after humans arrived in Hawaii that reptiles and amphibians found p
2 new species of day gecko to look out for
The Maui News / Posted 30 days ago
It was only after humans arrived in Hawaii that reptiles and amphibians found passage aboard canoes, ships, and eventually planes. Thus began the waves of introduced geckos, skinks, frogs and chameleons that came and spread throughout the... Read more

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