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Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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Cradle to Cradle in a Circular Economy - Products and Systems

Cradle to Cradle in a Circular Economy - Products and Systems | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
How cradle to cradle works in a circular economy.
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World-first coal to hydrogen plant trial launched in Victoria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

World-first coal to hydrogen plant trial launched in Victoria - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
The pilot 'clean energy' project uses brown coal to make hydrogen power and is expected to create 400 jobs — but concerns remain about carbon emissions.
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RENEWABLE ENERGY DIRECTIVE FOR 2030 WITH SUSTAINABLE BIOMASS AND BIOFUELS | Legislative train schedule

RENEWABLE ENERGY DIRECTIVE FOR 2030 WITH SUSTAINABLE BIOMASS AND BIOFUELS | Legislative train schedule | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
As part of energy policy, Commission proposed to significantly revise the 2009 Renewable Energy Directive, now under discussion in Council and Parliament.
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Biofuels phase-out will raise demand for feed imports, industry warns – EURACTIV.com

Biofuels phase-out will raise demand for feed imports, industry warns – EURACTIV.com | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Biofuels in the EU are deeply intertwined with global food and feed markets. As the EU discusses its future biofuels policy, their contribution to the bloc's animal feed supply and impact on food prices have emerged as major battlegrounds between supporters and critics.
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Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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Solar powered device harvests clean drinking water from air

Solar powered device harvests clean drinking water from air | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Discover how Scientists from MIT and UC Berkeley have developed a solar-powered device capable of harvesting clean drinking water from thin air.
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The fossil fuel industry's invisible colonization of academia | Benjamin Franta and Geoffrey Supran

The fossil fuel industry's invisible colonization of academia | Benjamin Franta and Geoffrey Supran | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Benjamin Franta and Geoffrey Supran: Corporate capture of academic research by the fossil fuel industry is an elephant in the room and a threat to tackling climate change.
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One fifth of world's food lost to overeating and waste, study finds

One fifth of world's food lost to overeating and waste, study finds | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Overeating is having a bigger impact than simply affecting waistlines — the world's population is consuming around 10 per cent more food than it needs, while almost 9 per cent is thrown away or left to spoil, a new study finds.
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Sick shrimp show depth of human imact - GreenCareer

Sick shrimp show depth of human imact - GreenCareer | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Industrial chemicals have made their way to the Earth’s deepest ocean trenches.
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What Do We Know About Tiny Plastic Fibers in the Ocean? - The Cleanest Line

What Do We Know About Tiny Plastic Fibers in the Ocean? - The Cleanest Line | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Much has been written about the effects of plastic on the marine environment, from the Texas-sized Great Pacific garbage patch, to bottles expelled from cr
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another example of unintended consequences from what looked like a good idea - recycling plastic to make fleeces
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Mandatory Solar Power In San Francisco? - Energy Matters

Mandatory Solar Power In San Francisco? - Energy Matters | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
New legislation for San Francisco would require solar panels to be installed on new residential and commercial buildings constructed in the city.
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Greens release grand plan to fix Australia's recycling crisis ahead of environment ministers' meeting - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Greens release grand plan to fix Australia's recycling crisis ahead of environment ministers' meeting - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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Deposit schemes reduce drink containers in the ocean by 40%

Drink containers end up in the ocean at a truly alarming rate. Simply paying people a small amount to return them cuts that rate by nearly half.
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Here's how Australia's recycling system can be fixed for just $150m - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Here's how Australia's recycling system can be fixed for just $150m - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Australia needs to start recycling and reusing its own waste, says industry struggling under China's ban - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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EU biofuels significantly harming food production in developing countries | Environment | The Guardian

EU biofuels significantly harming food production in developing countries | Environment | The Guardian | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
An ActionAid report says EU companies growing biofuels for transport have taken millions of acres of land for food production in Africa, Asia and central America
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Germany Converts Coal Mine Into Giant Battery Storage for Surplus Solar and Wind Power

Germany Converts Coal Mine Into Giant Battery Storage for Surplus Solar and Wind Power | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Germany embarked on an innovative project to turn a hard coal mine into a giant battery that can store surplus solar and wind energy. The Prosper-Haniel coal
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Investors snapping up community energy projects, with some selling out in minutes - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Investors snapping up community energy projects, with some selling out in minutes - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
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Australia's new solar capital? Collinsville poised for a rebrand

Australia's new solar capital? Collinsville poised for a rebrand | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
Solar provides rays of hope for the small mining town of Collinsville in north Queensland as companies vie to take advantage of the region's 300 days a year of perfect sunshine.
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Farmer spends 16 years studying law so he can sue corporation for dumping toxic waste on his land

Farmer spends 16 years studying law so he can sue corporation for dumping toxic waste on his land | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
A Chinese farmer has won the first round of a legal battle against a powerful state-owned chemicals corporation, after spending 16 years teaching himself about the law. Wang Englin, who is in his 60s, has had just three years of education and lives in a modest home which costs £5.80 a month, according to the People's Daily Online.
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India Aims To Cease Thermal Coal Imports Within Three Years - Energy Matters

India Aims To Cease Thermal Coal Imports Within Three Years - Energy Matters | our relationship with our environment | Scoop.it
India's Coal and Power Minister has reaffirmed that he wants to see the end of thermal coal imports into his country very soon.
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so India may not want Australia's coal after all
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