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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Billionaire activist Tom Steyer's climate change advocacy group offered unexpected praise on Friday to Republican presidential hopeful Jeb Bush for saying the United States should work with the world to reduce carbon emissions.






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2015-04-17 16:38:53
LONDON (Reuters) - Bosses from more than forty global companies called on negotiators to agree a United Nations climate change deal in Paris in December and pledged to make their own emission cuts, they said in an open letter published on Thursday.






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2015-04-16 17:06:25
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Last year, the Department of Energy (DOE) announced more than $8 million for microgrid projects across the United States. With goals of reducing emissions by more than 20% and improving system energy efficiencies by more than 20% by 2020, microgrids will be part of the solution as they help increase the amount of renewable energy that can be integrated into the grid
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2015-04-14 14:28:34
SHANGHAI, April 14, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Power, Inc.  ("SPI") (OTCBB:SOPW), a vertically-integrated photovoltaic ("PV") developer, today announced that it has entered into a non-binding heads of terms with Global Renewable Construction Limited Group ("Global Renewable") to...
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2015-04-14 06:59:01
OSLO, April 13 (Reuters) - China is poised to overtake the United States as the main cause of man-made global warming since 1990, the benchmark year for U.N.-led action, in a historic shift that may raise pressure on Beijing to act.






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2015-04-13 07:52:28
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QUEBEC CITY, April 11, 2015 /CNW/ - Thousands of people united today in the streets of Quebec City as part of the Act on Climate march to demand Canada's political leaders act swiftly and smartly on climate change when developing their provincial energy agreement, which means stopping the expansion of the tar sands, the country's largest source of emissions growth
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2015-04-11 10:15:00
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A global campaign launched by the big-box retailer Ikea has raised millions of dollars to help the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) in its efforts to provide refugees with renewable energy devices and educational opportunities, the agency announced on Friday.
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2015-04-10 23:04:25
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[UN News] A new report released today by the United Nations agricultural agency says that the heat energy generated by the earth's core can be used for cost efficient, sustainable food production and processing in developing countries.
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2015-04-09 05:12:36
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News of train derailments and accidents that result in massive oil-fueled fires and explosions have become almost routine. While few such railroad instances in the United States have led directly to losses of life, the risks for injuries and extensive damage to property, the environment and drinking water resources cannot be ignored
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2015-04-08 09:47:25
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A new report released on Tuesday by the United Nations agricultural agency says that the heat energy generated by the earthâs core can be used for cost efficient, sustainable food production and processing in developing countries.
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2015-04-08 06:04:18
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A new report released today by the United Nations agricultural agency says that the heat energy generated by the earth’s core can be used for cost efficient, sustainable food production and processing in developing countries.
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2015-04-07 13:14:37
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SEOUL, April 6 (UPI) -- In a bid to find a solution to its power shortage, North Korea's state railway service has been adding units with internal combustion engines to transportation lines.
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2015-04-06 21:05:08
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Global investments in renewable energy rebounded strongly last year, registering a 17 per cent increase after two years of decline and brushing aside the challenge from cheaper crude oil prices, a United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) report said.
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2015-04-06 13:54:01
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Toshiba’s Chinese subsidiary Toshiba Hydro Power (Hangzhou) has been awarded a contract to supply four units of 77MW hydro turbine and generator for the Upper Yeywa hydropower plant in northeast of Mandalay, Myanmar.
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2015-04-04 13:29:13
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Millions of miles of tunnels criss-cross the ground under old mining communities across the United States. Abandoned, falling apart and choked with water, the tunnels are often viewed as a dangerous legacy. But the water in these mines could actually be a major geothermal resource.
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2015-04-03 05:48:52