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Wind Is King: A Visit To The Gigantic Danish Wind Turbine Test Site At Østerild

One windy day, I decided to go see the Østerild wind turbine test site, where the largest wind turbine prototypes from Siemens Gamesa, Vestas, MHI Vestas, Envision, and Haliade are being tested before primetime

4 Activist Girls Trying To Save The World From Climate Change – NPR

LA Johnson/NPR LA Johnson/NPR A teenage girl, Greta Thunberg, has become the world-famous face of the climate strike movement. But she’s far from alone: Thunberg has helped rally and inspire others — especially girls. NPR talked to four teenage climate…

Aussie Lawmaker: Greta And Climate Activists Want To ‘Upend Society’

The real concern of environmental activists like Greta Thunberg is not climate change, but to “upend society” and “move away from capitalism,” Australia’s Resources Minister Matt Canavan said Tuesday. He spoke after the Swedish teenage climate worrier unsuccessfully tried to force…

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Climate activist turns down Siemens’ offer of seat on energy board

The leader of Germany’s Friday for Future climate protests has said she turned down a seat on the board of Siemens’ new energy business amid growing anger over its role in a controversial coalmining project in Australia as she feared…

Denmark Passes Magic 50% In Renewable Electricity Generation Milestone

2019 was a record year for renewable electricity generation in Denmark. The national media outlet dr.dk reports that, for the first time ever, half of Denmark’s electricity consumption originated from renewable generation