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There is 2,000 year old water is trapped in the ocean and scientists think they know why

Back in 2017, scientists thought they may have found the answer to the mysterious ‘shadow zone’ in the centre of the Pacific Ocean. This trough, roughly two kilometres below the surface, reportedly …

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NGOs urge caution even as they praise South Korean fisheries reform – SeafoodSource

NGOs urge caution even as they praise South Korean fisheries reform  SeafoodSource

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Conservatives more likely to support climate policy if they report harm due to extreme weather – Phys.Org

Conservatives more likely to support climate policy if they report harm due to extreme weather  Phys.Org

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Fishing boss warns EU to face brutal backlash if they take from UK waters post-Brexit – Express

Fishing boss warns EU to face brutal backlash if they take from UK waters post-Brexit  Express

Barrie Deas, the CEO of the National Federation of Fishermen’s Organisations, spoke to Express.co.uk the consequences EU fleets would face if they tried to fish …

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Utilities Bid To Own Rooftop Solar Even As They Oppose It

Four years have passed since ILSR’s initial report on utility-owned rooftop solar, and this 2019 update shows small growth but some potentially large repercussions. This update rehashes the costs and benefits, updates the progress of the four initial programs, highlights a few new programs, and discusses the wider implications

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Manatee officials want Galvano to support fracking ban. Here’s how they delivered message

… to “support a statewide fracking ban and to do everything you can to prohibit fracking and the disposal of fracking wastewater here in Florida.” The letter listed support of 114 elected officials, …

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These bills ban fracking in Florida. They also have loopholes.

Both bills have loopholes that would allow use of another type of drilling technique called matrix acidizing, a process that involves injecting an acid solution at a pressure low enough to not be …

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Cleantech Startups Thrive When They Collaborate With Government Agencies

An international team of researchers claims that cleantech startups file more patents and raise more money when they collaborate with government research agencies. Their findings are relevant to the Green New Deal and carbon reduction research.

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Portland Riders Say No Thank You To Buying Cars When They Have Electric Scooters, Detroit Frowns!

Portland e-scooter dataThe electric scooters (e-scooter) thrown at street corners in many US cities are having the desired effect. Who wants to buy cars when you can ride scooters anywhere without ownership problems? That is leaving many carmakers scratching their heads

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Iceland faces Christmas advert hypocrisy accusations after it emerges they are selling palm oil own-brand products despite promise to remove them

Iceland has faced accusations about hypocrisy after it emerged that the low-cost supermarket was still selling own-brand products containing palm oil, despite a high-profile campaign against it. The s…

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