500 MW Solar Power Plant Will Be Southwest Africa’s Largest

October 26, 2011 by  
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Santiago Medem / CC BY-SA 2.0 A massive new solar power plant is in the works for Namibia , Renewable Energy World reports. The proposed project, to be built near the capital Windhoek by SSI Energy Solutions, currently has a power purchase agreement with the Namibian governme… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Weekday Vegetarian: Pumpkin with Chilies and Thai Basil

October 26, 2011 by  
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Photo: kelly Rossiter/ CC BY 2.0 When I was a kid we never had pumpkin any way except in pies and pumpkin bread . The only fresh pumpkin we ever had was for carving at Halloween. Now I roast them, use them in soups and

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Steampunk Style Lamps Made From Plumbing Pipes and Beer Bottles

October 26, 2011 by  
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© ZAL Creations ZAL Creations of Chicago joined Etsy this summer to start selling their lamps. But not just any lamps. Fantastic lamps made of recycled materials, from pipes and plumbing fixtures to beer bottles as bulb shades. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Alternative To Keystone XL Pipeline: Ship The Oil By Rail

October 26, 2011 by  
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Altex Energy /Promo image Like any good TreeHugger I am against the Keystone XL pipeline, really I am; but as I wrote in Is the Keystone XL Pipeline Protest About Tar Sands or Politics? , the problem isn’t on the supply side, it is the demand. As Mat noted in Limited Export Capacity Behind Big Push For Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline , without the pipe there are not a lot of places for the oi… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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The Only Upside to Factory Farming

March 25, 2010 by  
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Cargill’s massive new waste-to-energy plant will create enough energy for 1,100 homes using the manure from 6,000 cows.

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California’s Climate Law Won’t Sink Economy, Report Finds

March 25, 2010 by  
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California’s landmark climate change law will likely have a modest impact on the state’s economy, a new analysis found, but will save the state billions in avoided fuel expenses.

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