May 29, 2014, No comments

ReGreen, ​an​ LA-based company speacialized in solar PV, solar thermal (hot water) and lighting, has successfully completed a major multi-family solar farm comprising 112 separate installations of solar thermal (hot […]


The Emerging Women in Burma

February 4, 2014, No comments

Burma, also known as Myanmar, has been closed to the outside world for many years, but now is beginning to open its doors. Democracy leader and Nobel ...


Is Sustainable Palm Oil About To Become the Norm?

January 20, 2014, No comments

Palm oil is in many products that consumers purchase. The consumption of palm oil has increased almost sixfold since 2000, and 98 percent of the palm ...


UN Secretary-General Says Technology and Innovation Key to Sustainable Development

December 2, 2013, No comments

On his recent visit to the Republic of Estonia in the Baltic region of Northern Europe, the UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon highlighted technology an ...

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    Cargo Ships on Beaches…Really?
    September 4, 2013, No comments

    By Jacob Sterling, Head of Environment & CSR at Maersk Line Like most other things, ships don’t last forever. After 25-30 years they are no longer commercially usable and therefore [...]

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    Renewables Policy: “EU can learn from the US”
    July 3, 2013, No comments

    Leading environment journalist, Sonja van Renssen, is joined by Richard Cowart, Director of the European programmes at the Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP), to discuss renewables policy. Since the economic crisis began the cl ...

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    Getting Myanmar’s Energy Balance Right
    June 11, 2013, 1 Comment

    A new report, released today at the World Economic Forum on East Asia, provides insights to assist Myanmar in its transition towards a new energy architecture. Myanmar’s re-emergence into the [...]

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    Nutrients for All Competition Open for Entries!
    May 10, 2013, No comments

    Ashoka’s Nutrients for All and Ashoka Changemakers are excited to launch Nutrients for All: Vitality for People and the Planet, a new competition in search of your innovative solutions that will ensure [...]