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ROME (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Global warming could cause an 18 percent drop in world food production by 2050, but investments in irrigation and infrastructure, and moving food output to different regions, could reduce the loss, a study published on Thursday said.



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2014-12-18 12:01:14
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Novato and Sonoma-based SolarCraft has completed the construction of a 44.7 kW solar electric system at Liberty School in the rolling hills of West Petaluma, CA. The installation of the solar photovoltaic array will reduce the school’s carbon footprint and save thousands of dollars in energy costs for years to come
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2014-12-18 02:11:55
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DuPont Performance Polymers and Ireland-based Technology from Ideas (TFI) collaborated to develop a novel way to allow moored devices to move with the sea, which dramatically reduces peak loads up to 70 percent and improves durability of mooring lines that tether and protect high-value marine device
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2014-12-17 11:26:06
EU researchers are involved in the development of a pan-European 'super grid' capable of dispersing wind power across Member States. This will bring more renewable energy into homes and businesses, help reduce reliance on fossil fuels and enable Europe to move closer towards achieving energy independence
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2014-12-17 07:43:32
Driving vehicles that use electricity from renewable energy instead of gasoline could reduce the resulting deaths due to air pollution by 70 percent, says a study.
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2014-12-16 04:58:45
Romania has reduced its per capita greenhouse gas emissions by 55 percent in the past 20 years, and some 4.5 billion euros will flow into the national economy by 2030 through the wind energy sector, Minister of the Environment and Climate Change Attila Korodi told the meeting of the high-level segment of the 20th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP20) to the United Nations Framework
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2014-12-15 20:53:39
A group of business owners and clean energy experts gathered in South Portland on Monday to talk about the challenges facing solar power growth in Maine. Maine is the only state in New England without specific policies to reduce costs and barriers for solar energy in homes and businesses. A news conference at Days Inn in South Portland showed off the business' new 415 solar panels on its roof
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2014-12-15 18:40:45
( University of Minnesota ) Driving vehicles that use electricity from renewable energy instead of gasoline could reduce the resulting deaths due to air pollution by 70 percent. This finding comes from a new life cycle analysis of conventional and alternative vehicles and their air pollution-related public health impacts, published Monday, Dec
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2014-12-15 15:45:54
Lasrick writes Energy expert H-Holger Rogner walks through the realities of the shale-gas boom, the 'game-changer' that has brought about a drop in energy prices and greatly reduced carbon emissions. But despite the positive impact on carbon emissions, Rogner points out that the cheap gas brought about by fracking shale may already be affecting investments into renewable energy, nuclear energy
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2014-12-13 21:26:51
It may be the greatest irony that the Lima conference, convened to discuss ways of reducing greenhouse gas emissions, has itself generated more such gases than a small country.
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2014-12-13 04:14:16
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Hybrids are a much more cost-effective way to reduce carbon emissions than newly released hydrogen fuel cell cars. If you want to help cut greenhouse gas emissions, you should probably skip the hydrogen fuel cell cars now coming to market and buy a (much cheaper) hybrid instead.
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2014-12-12 13:53:18
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Meridian Energy puts Queensland project on hold because it says Coalition’s efforts to reduce the RET made long-term investment ‘near impossible’An energy company has shelved plans to develop a hydro power project in north Queensland, blaming the federal government’s “destabilising” attempts to wind back Australia’s renewable energy target (RET)
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2014-12-11 19:46:45
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Landmark climate change decisions are being drafted in Lima, Peru, this week, and India is at the forefront of this international debate. Leaders from around the world have gathered in Lima for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change , where they are expected to draft a binding agreement to reduce greenhouse gas emissions globally
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2014-12-11 15:50:45
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The global aviation industry has committed to aggressive goals to reduce its GHG emissions, including achieving carbon neutral growth by 2020 and reducing emissions by 50 percent by 2050 compared to 2005 levels. Global renewable products company Amyris and major French energy company Total, have partnered to produce and deliver a new renewable biofuel for the aviation industry that will help it
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2014-12-11 08:38:21
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At the Lima climate summit, the Global Renewable Fuels Alliance (GRFA) restated the importance of biofuels, such as ethanol, in reducing GHG emissions in the transport sector.
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2014-12-11 04:58:06