A changing China for a changing climate

May 5, 2016 by  
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The country may be the world’s largest carbon emitter, but China has the potential to become a clean energy leader.

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The JalaPira is a Floatation Device Aimed at Saving Children in the Developing World

August 17, 2013 by  
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Every year, nearly 18,000 children drown in developing countries. The JalaPira is a new device that’s aimed at reducing that number. The device is made from recycled PET plastic, and it’s meant to help kids rescue their companions when they’re in trouble. When it isn’t in use, the floatation device doubles as a seat at home. The JalaPira has the potential to save thousands of lives, and it’s currently contending for a James Dyson Award . READ MORE >   Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: drowning , Dyson Award , floatation device , jalapira , james dyson award , rescue , SwimSafe        

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The JalaPira is a Floatation Device Aimed at Saving Children in the Developing World

August 17, 2013 by  
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Every year, nearly 18,000 children drown in developing countries. The JalaPira is a new device that’s aimed at reducing that number. The device is made from recycled PET plastic, and it’s meant to help kids rescue their companions when they’re in trouble. When it isn’t in use, the floatation device doubles as a seat at home. The JalaPira has the potential to save thousands of lives, and it’s currently contending for a James Dyson Award . READ MORE >   Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: drowning , Dyson Award , floatation device , jalapira , james dyson award , rescue , SwimSafe        

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California Sets 33% By 2020 Renewable Energy Standard

October 1, 2010 by  
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After a state senate bill increasing California’s renewable energy standard failed to pass, the state’s Air Resources Board (CARB) has gone ahead and increased the goal on their own . The state now has a renewable energy standard requiring 33 percent of its energy come from renewables by 2020 and 20 percent by 2012, which puts more weight behind an executive order signed by the governor outlining the same requirement last year

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Jaguar Super Performance Car Is Also Super Green

October 1, 2010 by  
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Jaguar’s latest concept vehicle C-X75 is a sleek, beautiful car that even has two small gas turbine engines in back. But despite all the performance features, it is actualy an range extended electric hybrid (REEV) like the Chevy Volt with four electric motors in the wheels, on-board batteries that give it an all electric driving range of nearly 70 miles (110 km)

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San Jose Mercury News Pushes Back On Efforts to Kill California Climate Bill

March 15, 2010 by  
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photo via flickr California has the most ambitious climate plan in the country, known as AB 32, which aims to cut emissions and increase the use of renewable energy to 30 percent by 2020. The bill’s ambition certainly would upset the status quo. Perhaps that’s why polluters and some politicians are lining up against the bill’s implementation

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