First Carbon-Neutral Army Brats in USA to Grow up Solar Powered by Tucson Sunshine

November 26, 2009 by  
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Davis-Monthan Air Force Base outside Tucson is putting 6 megawatts of solar on their new Soaring Heights Communities, a groundbreaking private housing development that will get 75% of its power from the Tucson sun, famous for shining 350 days a year. The largest solar community in the US; with 81,000 solar panels about evenly split between ground-mount and roof mount – could be ready for army families to move-in as early as December. Kids growing up on the army base will be pretty much carbon neutral, a rarity in this nation

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Environmental Plastic Discovery

November 26, 2009 by  
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News from South Korea is that scientists have succeeded in creating plastic without the use of fossil fuels. The scientists created sustainable polymers used in common plastics that could replace traditional polymers that use chemicals from fossil fuels. The bioengineered polymers may be what is needed to create truly green-friendly plastic products

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