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The palm oil industry is changing — and the EU can help

But perceptions of palm oil remain colored. In recent years, the palm oil industry has known a remarkable transformation. How can the EU help the industry go even further and help transform the …

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Scientists discover slimy microbes that may help keep coral reefs healthy

Corals have evolved over millennia to live, and even thrive, in waters with few nutrients. In healthy reefs, the water is often exceptionally clear, mainly because corals have found ways to make …

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A palm oil alternative could help save rainforests

There’s an ugly truth to the beauty products we slap on our faces and an unsavoury truth to the foods we eat: Many are made with palm oil, which is responsible for the rapid deforestation of some of …

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Heat and dust help launch Martian water into space, scientists find

Scientists using an instrument aboard NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN, or MAVEN, spacecraft have discovered that water vapor near the surface of the Red Planet is lofted higher into the …

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World’s Largest Solar PV Plant Connected To Grid With Help Of Huawei Smart PV Solution

The grid-connected 2.2 GW PV plant is located in Qinghai Province at an average altitude of over 3000 m. Built in five phases, it consists of 672 PV arrays with over 7 million PV modules. Three 330 kV booster stations were constructed and string inverters were installed

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Grand jury report on fracking will not help Pennsylvanians | Opinion

As a former secretary of the department, I agree with Pennsylvania’s environmental division that their work has been misrepresented.

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Aquatic Plants May Help Chesapeake Bay Resist Ocean Acidification

In freshwater vegetation flats upstream of the Chesapeake, chemical reactions create molecules that raise pH levels in the bay.

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New Oil Palm Genome Research Aims To Revolutionize Production, But Will It Help Slow Deforestation?

Our ambition is to halt deforestation in the palm oil industry and that requires us to innovate and find new ways to operate,” said Sime Darby Plantation’s group managing director Mohamad Helmy Othman …

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How improving soil health can help farmers adapt to extreme weather – Yale Climate Connections

How improving soil health can help farmers adapt to extreme weather  Yale Climate Connections

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