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ilimelgo's vertical farm introduces urban agriculture in grand paris

ilimelgo's vertical farm introduces urban agriculture in grand paris | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
the proposal represents an opportunity to provide the inhabitants with local fresh food subsequently improving nutrition.
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Water Shortage Affects 4 Billion People Worldwide

Water Shortage Affects 4 Billion People Worldwide | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
As many as 4 billion people in the world do not have enough water to take care of their basic needs, according to a new study conducted by the University of Twente in the Netherlands.
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Supply-side reform key to China's agriculture upgrade

For thirteen years in a row, China's "Number One Central Document" has focused on agriculture and rural issues. This year it identified supply-side reform as...
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GRI and the SDG Compass: Sustainability Beyond the Report

GRI and the SDG Compass: Sustainability Beyond the Report | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
With the Paris Agreement and the Sustainable Development Goals, a new age of sustainable development is within our grasp. The SDG Compass points the way.
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Ignite Power Will Bring Solar to 250,000 Homes in Rwanda by 2018

Ignite Power Will Bring Solar to 250,000 Homes in Rwanda by 2018 | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
The East African country preps for millions of residential solar projects in coming years.
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Urban Farming | Bringing the farm to the city

A Berlin company is operating an urban farm in an old factory complex right in the heart of Germany's capital, using hydroponic Technology. Global Food Safet...
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Innovative aquaponics facility in St. Petersburg to grow produce, farm fish

Innovative aquaponics facility in St. Petersburg to grow produce, farm fish | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Global Aquaponic Foods, Inc. has chosen St. Petersburg to open a new facility by Albert Whitted Airport. The facility will grow produce and farm fish in a controlled environment without the use of pesticides, herbicides or fertilizers.
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InnoGreens Aquaponics

Steve plys is raising funds for InnoGreens Aquaponics on Kickstarter!

Healthy, ecologically friendly and sustainable food system to provide for my business and market to general public for purchase.
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Vertical farming

Vertical farming Vertical farming as a component of urban agriculture is the practice of producing food in vertically stacked layers, vertically inclined sur...
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Water Risks are Growing; Here’s a Tool to Help Us Prepare

Water Risks are Growing; Here’s a Tool to Help Us Prepare | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Earlier this month, the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, released its annual risk assessment, which looks across the spectrum of threats to society and ranks them. This year, it declared…
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News Quiz: How Much Solar Capacity Was Installed Globally in 2015?

News Quiz: How Much Solar Capacity Was Installed Globally in 2015? | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Stephen Lacey got 5 out of 6. Can you beat his score?
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Exploring the Connection between Food and the Built Environment in New Orleans - Urban Land Magazine

Exploring the Connection between Food and the Built Environment in New Orleans - Urban Land Magazine | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
A renewed focus on food is providing a bounty of innovations in real estate, attendees of the ULI Food and Real Estate Forum in February learned while sharing development experiences. The event was held at the Renaissance New Orleans Arts Hotel, and discussions included enhancing health, environmental sustainability, social equity, food system security, and investment.
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For developments, nearby working farms are the next big amenity

For developments, nearby working farms are the next big amenity | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Gated communities with houses clustered around golf courses, swimming pools, party rooms and fitness centers are common in many suburban areas. But homes built adjacent to functioning farms?
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What is holding back the growth of solar power?

What is holding back the growth of solar power? | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Solar sector needs better power storage, grid infrastructure and government support to meet bullish growth predictions
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Introduction to the Energy-Agriculture Nexus by PAEGC

The Partners of the "Powering Agriculture: An Energy Grand Challenge for Development" (PAEGC) initiative provide an introduction to the Energy-Agriculture Ne...
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Backyard aquaponics make a splash in suburban Canberra

Backyard aquaponics make a splash in suburban Canberra | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
In a suburban backyard in Canberra's north, Gurkan Yeniceri is growing a produce-rich garden with the help of freshwater fish.
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US Solar Industry Provides More Jobs Than Oil and Gas Extraction

US Solar Industry Provides More Jobs Than Oil and Gas Extraction | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Solar employment continues its 20 percent annual growth rate.
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Viking M. Services: Aquaponics System Grows Food on Boat Using Rainwater and Solar Power

RT denversolarguy #Aquaponics System Grows Food on Boat Using #Rainwater and #SolarPower https://t.co/zRDv3wm7hD
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The Aquaponics Daily

The Aquaponics Daily | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
The Aquaponics Daily, by Brunno Cerozi: All you needed to know about the most famous integrated aquaculture-agriculture system in the world.
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A New Record for Clean Energy Investment: ‘It Is Very Hard to See These Trends Going Backward’

A New Record for Clean Energy Investment: ‘It Is Very Hard to See These Trends Going Backward’ | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Cheap oil and natural gas can’t keep renewables down.
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Remarkable green buildings in Beijing | Scout Real Estate

Remarkable green buildings in Beijing | Scout Real Estate | Food Energy Water Nexus | Scoop.it
Beijing counts number of remarkable green buildings, do you know all of them? Green building does not always mean high-tech and expensive solutions..
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