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By Sam Hopkins | Thursday, February 19th, 2009 India's market for renewable energy and related technology is growing by 25% per year. (more…)
TODAY'S HEADLINES: - PASADENA UNITES, DESTROYS OIL & INSPIRED DESIGN STUDENT RUSHES TO D.C. TO CHANGE THE STIM, SAVE THE WORLD AND PROVE ABUNDANCE BY DESIGN IS $$ & FUN - MOVING FROM CAR 2.0 TO CAR 10.0 (ART CENTER SUMMIT 2009, DAY 2) - MORE NEWS (WIND ON THE HURRICANE COAST; FIGHT OVER L.A. SUN; UN WANTS GREEN NEW [...]
Go Between 118 is dedicating a special section to a UN event, the International Review Conference on Financing for Development that took place in Doha from 29 November to 2 December 2008. The aim is to help inform continuing discussions and maintain momentum around Doha’s follow-up initiatives, including the decision to hold a UN Conference at [...]
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Canada Declares Chemicals Used in Cosmetics to Be Toxics OTTAWA, Ontario, Canada, January 30, 2009 (ENS) -The Canadian government today declared two chemicals used in lipstick and other personal care products to be toxic to the environment, although officials said they are not used in large enough quantities to be of concern for human health. Two [...]
The price of a barrel of oil has now dropped by more than $100 from its July high. A gallon of gasoline is now about $2 less than it was last summer; you played a role in making that happen. (more…)
Japan Launches World's First Greenhouse Gas Observing Satellite TOKYO, Japan, January 23, 2009 (ENS) -The first satellite dedicated to monitoring greenhouse gas emissions as part of global efforts to combat climate change was launched into space today from Japan. (more…)
TODAY'S HEADLINES: - NEW ENERGY IS IN THE STIMULUS BILL; FEED-IN TARIFFS OR RES RIGHT BEHIND? - MORE NEWS, 1-23 (WORLD'S FASTEST EV; GULF WIND WINS TEXAS RANGE WAR; WAVE ENERGY OFF CALIFORNIA COAST; SPAIN WANTS NEW ENERGY, REJECTS NUCLEAR) YESTERDAY: - "CLEAN" COAL DOUBLE EXPOSURE - MORE NEWS, 1-22 (THE NEW ENERGY IN-CROWD; THE RIGHT [...]
The International Renewable Energy Agency will be established on 26 January 2009 in Bonn, Germany. Bonn, 22 January 2009 – More than 100 states will attend the Founding Conference of the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) next Monday in Bonn. Approximately 50 states announced that they would sign the treaty. Since the nineties [...]
Lab-on-a-Chip the Latest Weapon Against Pollution WASHINGTON, DC, February 18, 2009 (ENS) - Israeli scientists have developed a tiny laboratory, complete with a microscopic workbench, to measure water quality in real time. (more…)