Agrivoltaics could also provide jobs and boost rural livelihoods, while cutting carbon emissions
Pretty well overall. A new study shows that the impact climate change will have on the supply of wind, hydro, solar, and other renewable energy sources is modest.
Only two studies found negative effects on the bottom line from adopting sustainability practices
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The godlike powers of geoengineering irrevocably change the human’s relationship with Planet Earth.
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Welcome to the brave new world of artificial intelligence for conservation.
The rise of fast fashion and the technology that needs to change to keep your clothes out of the garbage.
Some economies may be quietly, and surprisingly approaching a phenomenon economists call “peak stuff.
What if we could transform cement from a climate wrecker into a carbon sponge?
The climate change apocalypse problem
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