Grand Opening! Today, the Mojave Solar Project is officially fully operational

January 23, 2015 by  
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The Mojave Solar Project  has been online and fully operational since December, but today, a grand opening ceremony  celebrates this massive achievement . The plant uses advanced parabolic trough technology that has made the 280 MegaWatt plant one of the most innovative projects in the country and the second-largest plant of its kind in the world. Abengoa, owner of the Mojave Solar Project, is hosting a celebration today to honor the impressive scientific advances and hard work that made this project what it is. Read the rest of Grand Opening! Today, the Mojave Solar Project is officially fully operational Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Abengoa , abengoa solar power , californian desert Desert Sunlight Solar Farm , desert solar farm , desert solar power , Mojave solar , mojave solar project , Mojave Solar Project grand opening , parabolic solar technology , Solana solar , solar plant , Solar Power , solar power plants

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MICA: High-Tech, High Fashion “Smart” Bracelets Unveiled at New York Fashion Week

September 14, 2014 by  
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Wearable technology has yet to hit the mainstream, but that isn’t stopping the fashion industry from trying to add a stylish twist to the high-tech novelties. Earlier this month, Intel , in partnership with French fashion house Opening Ceremony, unveiled a luxurious smart bracelet made out of snakeskin and semi-precious jewels at New York Fashion Week . Dubbed MICA ( My Intelligent Communication Accessory ), this luxurious piece of wearable technology will be available at Barney’s starting this winter. READ MORE> Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: intel , mica , My Intelligent Communication Accessory , new york fashion week , opening ceremony , wearable technology

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Overcoming Cynicism: Lord Hastings’ Call to Action at Net Impact

November 2, 2011 by  
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During the opening keynote to the three-day conference in Portland, Oregon, Lord Hastings avowed that the single most effective way to change the world is overcoming cynicism — not a product or a business mode, but an attitude.

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EPEAT’s Annual Report Charts Big Energy, Materials Savings in Green IT

November 2, 2011 by  
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The fifth annual report from the group that administers the green electronics certification finds global growth expanding rapidly, leading to 9 million megawatt-hours of energy savings and 16 million metric tons of materials savings in 2010 alone.

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How a Broader Definition of ‘Value’ Opens the Door to Sustainability

November 2, 2011 by  
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What’s the business driver for sustainability initiatives? Beyond a small group of no-brainers, many companies are struggling to justify investing in green projects. Embracing a new definition what’s valuable can help chart the path forward.

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Burj Dubai, Renamed Burg Khalifa, Opens With A Bang

January 6, 2010 by  
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Genesis 11:4 : ‘Come, let us build ourselves a city, and a tower with its top in the heavens, and let us make a name for ourselves” And they certainly have made a name for themselves in Dubai, with the opening of the Burj Dubai Monday.

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See You in Cochabamba! Evo Morales Plans Bolivian Alternative Climate Summit for April

January 6, 2010 by  
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photo: Wikipedia Not wasting any time, Bolvian president Evo Morales has announced that his nation will be hosting an alternative climate summit in the city of Cochabamba on April 20-22, the New York Times reports.

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6 Meat and Fur-free Celebrities with a Die-hard Passion for PETA

January 6, 2010 by  
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Photo via Do Something PETA has never been shy about making a fuss while getting its message out, whether that means objecting to Obama’s fly-swatting maneuvers or posting billboards that target obesity –and while not everyone appreciates the brashness of their techniques, plenty of

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Readers’ Communities Fighting Climate Change (Slideshow)

January 6, 2010 by  
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Bike Library in Fort Collins, Colorado. Credit: Sadie Skiles From a bike library in Fort Collins where residents can borrow bikes for an hour or days, to community swap meet ups in Tompkins County, New York and local breweries who support renewable energy–with beer–readers sent in photos of the savvy ways their communities are fighting climate change.

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