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Experts turn to grass roots solutions for big scale water problems

September 18, 2012 Leave a comment

Can grass roots solutions and decentralisation using small scale water solutions solve bigger water problems? Experts says yes.

For news on this, check the below link

http://e360.yale.edu/feature/beyond_big_dams_turning_to_grass_roots_solutions_on_water/2571/

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World’s leading economy ran its routinue without nuclear energy!

Although it is a regular Monday around the World, it was still not a regular Monday in Japan. This is the first time in four decades that Japan ran the country without relying on nuclear energy.

For news on this, check the below link

http://www.cnn.com/2012/05/07/world/asia/japan-nuclear-energy-ends/index.html

The story of how cow dung earns sweets for children in rural villages of East Java

The story of how fermented cow dung powered Bio Gas can saves a lot money on LPG and how it earns sweets for children in rural villages of East Java and makes them a happy sustainable living.

For news on this, check the below link

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2012/05/01/making-nature-work.html

 

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An important discovery of our times might happen in Africa!!!

Recent times are a big changeover times for the continent of Africa in many good ways and the researchers from the British Geological Survey and University College London (UCL) believe the best thing for Africa is still waiting hidden under the surface in aquifers, WATER!!!!!

For news on this, check the below link

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-17775211

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Urban Gardening is now called Cyber-Gardening!!

HORTUS  an enterprising exhibition at the Architectural Association School of Architecture in London is set to educate the public about an urban algae farming method that relies on humans and technology.

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http://www.good.is/post/is-cyber-gardening-the-new-urban-gardening?utm_campaign=daily_good2&utm_medium=email_daily_good2&utm_source=headline_link&utm_content=Is%20Cyber-Gardening%20the%20New%20Urban%20Gardening%3F:

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Could the desert sun power the world?

December 11, 2011 Leave a comment

The Sahara solar panels  generated Green electricity is hailed as a solution to the climate change crisis.

News link – http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/dec/11/sahara-solar-panels-green-electricity

Pacific micro-state switches entirely to renewable energy