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A page dedicated to summarising & aggregating topical geographical content which features in the news
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Largest concentrated solar plant opens

Largest concentrated solar plant opens | Geography In the News | Scoop.it
The world's largest concentrated solar power plant opens in Abu Dhabi at a cost of an estimated $600m.
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Picture essay: The terrible legacy of biofuels

Picture essay: The terrible legacy of biofuels | Geography In the News | Scoop.it

- The Independent

As the Rio+20 earth summit gets underway, the world is looking for a magic solution to our environmental problems and to meanwhile reduce poverty – but it won’t (and can't) be biofuels....

http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/picture-essay-the-terrible-legacy-of-biofuels-7865984.html


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Study: The U.S. could be powered by 80% green...

Study: The U.S. could be powered by 80% green... | Geography In the News | Scoop.it
Study: The U.S. could be powered by 80% green energy in 2050 According to a study published by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), up to 80% of the power needed by the whole country could...
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