Six genius ways #uni students are switching to planet-friendly food: #GetGobby

Six genius ways #uni students are switching to planet-friendly food: #GetGobby

foe.co.uk 20 Oct '14, 1pm

Young people are more clued up than ever about the impact of our diets on the environment. Indeed, that's why we're offering £500 to the uni students with the best ideas to get people eating sustainable, lower-meat diets . What's the evidence of student zeal for altogether better meals? Here (in no particular order) a re 6 genius ways that students from universities across the country are revolutionising how they fill their bellies: 1. Growhampton Growhampton is the brain child of a group of students at the University of Roehampton, who wanted to make it easier for everyone to grow their own food. It’s been a fantastic success since its la...

Wind power sets new records, beats nuclear again and steps up when gas goes offline. Media release:

renewableuk.com 20 Oct '14, 12pm

Strong wind speeds over the weekend contributed significantly to the UK’s electricity supply as nuclear reactors remained offline and a large...

Solar Energy Prices See Double-digit Declines in 2013; Trend Expected to Continue

nrel.gov 20 Oct '14, 5pm

News Release NR-3714 Solar Energy Prices See Double-digit Declines in 2013; Trend Expected to Continue PV pricing to drop another 3 – 12 perc...

Have you heard? New #USGBC iPad app now available! DL now!

usgbc.org 20 Oct '14, 7pm
Have you heard? New #USGBC iPad app now available! DL now!

The new USGBC app enables you to read USGBC publications and articles on your iPad through a beautiful, and easy-to-use interface. With the a...

Renewables not shale biggest driver in US emissions cuts, study finds

businessgreen.com 19 Oct '14, 11pm
Renewables not shale biggest driver in US emissions cuts, study finds

Renewable energy, not shale gas, has played the biggest role in reducing US emissions, according to new analysis from Greenpeace's Energydesk...

Energy

Future of Solar Economics and Policy ☀︎ (in vivid charts) #in

Future of Solar Economics and Policy ☀︎ (in vivid charts) #in

renewableenergyworld.com 20 Oct '14, 3pm

Solar power is at a unique place in history. It’s growing rapidly, its price is falling precipitously . Within the next 10 years, it will com...

UK government blocks funds for farmers who benefit from solar plants: UK farmers with solar farms...

pv-tech.org 20 Oct '14, 10am

Truss said solar farms could not be used to produce food. Source: British Solar Renewables. UK farmers with solar farms on their land will no...

First Solar begins construction of 141 MW PV plant in Chile: The Luz Del Norte, expected to be th...

pv-magazine.com 20 Oct '14, 9am

First Solar begins construction of 141 MW PV plant in Chile 20. October 2014 | Applications & Installations , Global PV markets , Industry & ...

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This massive underwater sculpture in the Bahamas will blow your mind

inhabitat.com 20 Oct '14, 2pm
This massive underwater sculpture in the Bahamas will blow your mind

Installed in the Bahamian waters in early October, the sculpture features a new technique that involves building and assembling the structure...

The 3-year path to blown whistle on Bush-era climate report rewrites: Recalli...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 20 Oct '14, 1am

Photo In the mid 2000s, Rick Piltz helped expose political interference with the communicatio...

Indonesia’s tough choice: capping coal as Asian demand grows

news.mongabay.com 19 Oct '14, 6pm

You have to credit the author and Mongabay.org as listed in the original piece, ideally in th...

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