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Earth Hour - Help Canada Go Renewable #yourpower #earthhour

Earth Hour - Help Canada Go Renewable #yourpower #earthhour | Sustainable engineering | Scoop.it
Help the next generation of leaders lay the foundation for 100% renewable energy across Canada.
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Awareness campaigns are great ways of helping the environemnt but it is important to insure that some of this awareness translates into action

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It's Time To Start Teaching About Sustainable Technology - Edudemic

It's Time To Start Teaching About Sustainable Technology - Edudemic | Sustainable engineering | Scoop.it
Having a “greener” lifestyle is becoming more and more mainstream these days. Recycling, minimizing things like single use plastics, and simply using less are on many more people's radar than they used to be.
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I believe that education is of vital importance and it is the best path towards solving the worlds problems. If people do not know about the real issues facing our planet and they have no expertise as to how to solve these issues then it follows logically that solutions will be few and far between

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China needs inclusive, sustainable urbanization: WB - Xinhua

China needs inclusive, sustainable urbanization: WB - Xinhua | Sustainable engineering | Scoop.it
Wall Street Journal China needs inclusive, sustainable urbanization: WB Xinhua Through better allocation of land, labor and capital, a new model of urbanization can help China share the benefits of urbanization more widely than in the past, and it...
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China is a global powerhouse responsible for a large portion of the damage that the human race is doing to the earth. It is vital that they plan carefully for the future

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Connect! Transform the Future - A Portfolio of Energy Resources

Connect! Transform the Future - A Portfolio of Energy Resources | Sustainable engineering | Scoop.it
Find educator resources about energy sources and resources, energy efficiency, and energy conservation.

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Great way to educate young minds about the issues facing society with regards to resource usage.

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Beth Dichter's curator insight, March 29, 2013 9:26 PM

National Geographic has a new site that provides excellent resources on energy for students in Grades 4 - 12. Along with energy activities for students in Grades 4 - 8 and Grades 9 - 12 the site also provides an interactive map to explore energy data, a student friendly encyclopedia on common energy topics, energy videos, energy literacy principles, a photo gallery, teacher resources, and a link to a game "Plan it Green: The Big Switch" that allows "that allows players to design and create their own energy-efficient city of the future!"