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Gathering place for all to build
a healthy & wealthy society

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Introduces initiatives to live in harmony with nature and leave a healthy environment for future generations.

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Scientists have found an unlikely ally in the fight to save coral reefs

This story was published in partnership with Nexus Media, a syndicated newswire covering climate, energy, policy, art, and culture. A healthy coral reef sounds …

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2020/02/19

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Goat farmers at climate change frontline in Argentina’s wine belt

In a vast valley at the foot of the Andes, Antonio Sazo counts his goats, having ushered them down mountain slopes in the south of the Argentine province of Men…

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2020/02/17

‘Ghost’ fishing gear: the trash haunting ocean wildlife

Far out in the South Atlantic Ocean, invisible to the South African coastline, diver Pascal Van Erp surfaced with an abandoned lobster cage covered in algae and…

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2020/01/27

Renewable electricity overtakes fossil fuels in UK for first time

Renewable energy sources provided more electricity to UK homes and businesses than fossil fuels for the first time over the last quarter, according to new resea…

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2020/01/24

Life, Death and Laughter as Egypt Farmers Battle Climate Change

(Bloomberg) — Packed into an open-air theater to watch a play on climate change, the Egyptian villagers near the ancient city of Luxor rock with laughter …

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2019/11/29

Melbourne school’s bin ban forces students to reuse containers or take garbage home

A Melbourne selective girls’ school is removing its rubbish bins and will force students to pack reusable lunch containers or take their rubbish home from next …

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2019/11/26

845 million people still need access to #DrinkingWater to meet 2030 UN goal

Seven countries still provide less than half of their population with access to basic drinking water, while another 40 countries have no basic sanitation servic…

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2019/10/30

The Effect of Plastics on Your Health and the Environment

Welcome to the plastic planet: Of the 9.1 billion tons of it we’ve churned out since the 1950s, roughly half was produced in the last decade or so, accord…

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2019/10/25

Mines and power stations used as clean energy storage facilities

Toronto, Canada-based Hydrostor was founded in 2010 and is a leader in Advanced Compressed Air Energy Storage (A-CAES), a technology uniquely suited to enable t…

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2019/10/04