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Serbian maths prof creates home heating system from BEER CANS 

Serbian maths prof creates home heating system from BEER CANS  | Green IT | Scoop.it
Darko Milicevic has transformed the empties into solar panels to create a heating system to save himself as much as £500 - almost twice the average monthly salary in Serbia - every year.
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Green property: the house that costs £60 a year to heat
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Green property: the house that costs £60 a year to heat<br/> - Telegraph | Green IT | Scoop.it
Adam Edwards meets a man on an eco-mission that everyone can join.
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Google's Project Ara Prototype Demo - YouTube

Paul Eremenko, the head of Project Ara showed the prototype of Project Ara at Google I/O 2014. Though the phone failed to fully load, Audience cheered on see...
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Shale Gas Europe - The definitive guide to Shale Gas in the EU

10 Key Facts on Shale Gas How does shale gas fit in within a broader context looking at energy demand, mix, imports, job creation and emissions? Read more… Shale gas in the community Why do we need shale gas and how could communities potentially be affected by a commercial drilling operation? Read more… Shale gas... Read more
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Pics: The Siberian vault protecting millions of seeds against Doomsday

Pics: The Siberian vault protecting millions of seeds against Doomsday | Green IT | Scoop.it
Dubbed the 'Noah's Ark for seeds', the pioneering facility will use the natural cold of Siberia's thick permafrost to preserve samples for up to 100 years.
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Carbon emissions: past, present and future – interactive

Carbon emissions: past, present and future – interactive | Green IT | Scoop.it
As the UN climate talks open in Lima to agree on a draft text for a binding treaty in Paris in 2015, here is a timeline of world’s top 20 emitters of carbon dioxide since the dawn of industrialisation
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IEA - International Energy Agency - affordable clean energy for all | iea.org

IEA - International Energy Agency - affordable clean energy for all | iea.org | Green IT | Scoop.it
The International Energy Agency, working on energy research, forecasts, publications and statistics on topics including energy security, environmental awareness, technology and economic development
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Introduction - Renewable energy - Weather and Climate Change

Introduction - Renewable energy - Weather and Climate Change | Green IT | Scoop.it
Renewable energy is energy generated from natural resources that are replenished; these resources are not used up as energy is generated. Renewable energy uses the forces of nature to generate energy.
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Three Approaches to Green Computing on Campus (EDUCAUSE Quarterly) | EDUCAUSE.edu

EDUCAUSE Review Online
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Glasgow becomes first university in Europe to divest from fossil fuels

Glasgow becomes first university in Europe to divest from fossil fuels | Green IT | Scoop.it
University court votes to divest £18m from fossil fuel industry in what campaigners call ‘dramatic beachhead’
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Understanding Virtualization,Virtualization Tutorial

Understanding Virtualization,Virtualization Tutorial | Green IT | Scoop.it
Have you ever think of running an operating system on top of another. If you are a Windows user then you might want some great features of Linux OS. Similarly, if you are Linux user then you might want to […]
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Servers that power radiators are being trialled in the Netherlands

Servers that power radiators are being trialled in the Netherlands | Green IT | Scoop.it
Nerdalize and Eneco looking into installing 'e-Radiators' in customers' homes,Hardware,Server ,Hardware
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Scrap fossil fuel subsidies now and bring in carbon tax, says World Bank chief

Scrap fossil fuel subsidies now and bring in carbon tax, says World Bank chief | Green IT | Scoop.it
Jim Yong Kim calls for five-point plan to deliver low-carbon growth, including removal of incentives to exploit oil, gas and coal
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Don't bin it, Bring it - Recycle waste electronics - Waste electrical recycling

How to recycle waste electronics and electricals
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Young inventor’s intelligent expiry label could save tonnes in waste

Young inventor’s intelligent expiry label could save tonnes in waste | Green IT | Scoop.it
Solveiga Pakštaité’s award-winning design, Bump Mark, ingeniously uses gelatine to indicate when food has gone off
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Can Lima be a Stepping Stone to a Climate Treaty?

Can Lima be a Stepping Stone to a Climate Treaty? | Green IT | Scoop.it
Two weeks of UN climate negotiations open in Lima today. The talks in Peru are intended to deliver a draft text to be adopted in Paris next year (#COP20) that will commit countries to reduce their ...
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Waste-burning power plant goes ahead

Waste-burning power plant goes ahead | Green IT | Scoop.it
A £177m facility that will burn rubbish to produce energy capable of powering 40,000 homes is to be built in East Lothian
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Energy Shift Scotland

Energy Shift Scotland | Green IT | Scoop.it
By Mike Small Renewable energy has overtaken nuclear to become the largest source of electricity in Scotland. Niall Stuart, Chief Executive of Scottish Renewables, described it as: “historic news f...
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What is WaveNET? - Albatern

What is WaveNET? - Albatern | Green IT | Scoop.it
WaveNET is a radical new solution for economically viable wave energy - an offshore coupled array wave energy converter made of SQUID generating units
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Scottish Renewables Online Directory

Scottish Renewables Online Directory | Green IT | Scoop.it
We are a member organisation dedicated to strengthening business relationships and committed to securing the best possible environment for the growth of renewable energy in Scotland.
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How the world uses coal – interactive

How the world uses coal – interactive | Green IT | Scoop.it
China and the US have agreed a historic deal to cut carbon emissions – but both countries are still huge consumers and producers of coal, the most carbon-intensive fossil fuel. Drag the slider below to see how production and consumption has changed in the past few decades – and click the ‘future’ button to see what’s to come
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2020 Routemap for Renewable Energy in Scotland

The Routemap for Renewable Energy in Scotland 2011 is an update and extension to the Scottish Renewables Action Plan 2009. This updated and expanded Routemap reflects the challenge of our new target to meet an equivalent of 100% demand for electricity from renewable energy by 2020, as well as our target of 11% renewable heat.
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