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British landowners are transforming age-old estates into sleek and sustainable operations. Look to the Duke and Duchess of Richmond’s booming organic farm at Goodwood, Aldred and Fiona Drummond teaming up with royal interior...
Source: Forests News
The increased consumption and production of a range of raw material and commodities — so-called “forest-risk commodities” such as palm oil, soy, cocoa, coffee, rubber, timber and beef — contributes significantly to global...
March 1, 2021 THE TOP 10 SUSTAINABLE PRODUCT DESIGNS THAT HELP YOU MAINTAIN AN ECO-FRIENDLY AND GREEN LIFESTYLE!Source: Yanko Design
People are now consciously veering towards an environment-friendly way of living, adopting sustainability, and proactively engaging in practices that nurture our Mother Earth.
Research & Insights
February 26, 2021 Electric Grid of the Future Should Prioritize Sustainability, Resiliency, Equity, Reliability, and Security, Says New ReportSource: National Academies
A new congressionally mandated report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine provides comprehensive recommendations for improving the U.S. electric power system so that it can adequately provide...
Source: Sci Tech Daily
Wind energy scientists at Cornell University have released a new global wind atlas – a digital compendium filled with documented extreme wind speeds for all parts of the world – to help engineers select the turbines in any given...
This year has exposed the world’s extraordinary fragility. Managing a pandemic is hard enough. Doing so while addressing other urgent stresses—like inequality, violence, and climate change—adds to the degree of difficulty.
Commentary & Opinion
Source: VT Digger
Since receiving President Joe Biden’s nomination for secretary of the Department of Agriculture, Tom Vilsack is indicating that he’s newly committed to a USDA that prioritizes sustainability, regenerative and climate-resilient...
Source: CNN Business
At best, the combination of the $900 billion plan passed in December, and this plan from the president-elect, can only help the economy to continue to tread water until the pandemic is under control.
Source: The Hill
The $900 billion stimulus package COVID-19 "relief" bill is exactly what one would expect from a dysfunctional, tone-deaf Congress: a pork-filled cluster filled with anything and everything that has nothing to do with the...
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