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Offshore Wind Power Important to Future of Clean Energy Development

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Offshore wind power is paramount to the future of clean energy development as the potential is huge. In layman’s terms it is simply the construction of wind farms on the water which generate electricity from the wind. It can include the ocean as well as inland areas like lakes, fjords and sheltered coastal areas using …

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The Last Mountain Strives To Clean Up A Dirty Industry

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The Last Mountain, is just about that, Coal River Mountain, the last mountain left in the Coal River Mountain Valley. The information contained in this movie is almost as upsetting, it’s not nearly as amazing as the attitudes of the average Joe type folks who stubbornly stick to the idea that any opposition to mining …

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Malcolm Jolley: Where Does Your Thanksgiving Dinner Come From?

Thanksgiving began as a Christian holiday, famously exported by Plymouth Puritans to our side of the Atlantic, where it stuck big time. The idea of the “holy day” was to thank God for the bounty of the harvest, a more or less universal sentiment among religions since the dawn of written history and (I guess) …

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Biogas – What Is Biogas and How Can Is It Used?

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Biogas is a by-product of matter breaking down or rotting, which produces a mixture of carbon dioxide and methane. These gases, called biogases, can then be used in various applications. What Is It Made Of? Biogas is made from organic matter. It is produced by the natural fermentation process. Some of the materials that are …

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Farm Aid 2010 25 Kicks off Today!

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Farm Aid 2010 25 will begin today at 2pm Eastern Standard Time and will be broadcast live in HD on youtube HERE and DIRECTV’s The 101 Network at 6pm EST. The 25th anniversary kicks off from Miller Park in Milwaukee, WI tonight at 2pm Eastern, 1 Central (Milwaukee time), and among the scheduled performers are …

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