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F-Waste Is A Huge Climate Issue: How Smart Businesses Are Solving It

From Green Standards, used with permissionGreen Standards allows Fortune 500 companies to reduce their impact on the planet with sustainable office decommissioning. By taking gently used office furniture and upcycling, recycling, and donating to local non-profit organizations, this super green business has diverted nearly 58,000 tons of furniture waste (f-waste)

COP25 will review a scary year for climate change – Quartz

One year ago, the international scientific community could hardly have expected that Greta Thunberg, a teenager from Sweden, would become one of its greatest allies. Since beginning her weekly “School Strike for the Climate,” the petite 16-year-old has skillfully used…

5 Reasons Scientists are Making the Case for Renewable Wood Energy and Forest Products

Could using more trees be part of the solution to climate change? The answer might just be yes, according to the United Nations and an increasing number of scientists. Renewable wood energy and other forest products are increasingly gaining notice…

Italy: Post-Salvini Leftist Govt. Makes Climate Change Studies Mandatory

Italian Education Minister Lorenzo Fioramonti [pictured] has announced that Italy will be the first country in the world to make the study of climate change mandatory in public schools. Fioramonti made the announcement during a culture committee of the Italian Senate…

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Scientists take strides towards entirely renewable energy

Researchers have made a major discovery that will make it immeasurably easier for people (or super-computers) to search for an elusive ‘green bullet’ catalyst that could ultimately provide entirely renewable energy.

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Scientists take strides towards entirely renewable energy

Researchers have made a major discovery that will make it immeasurably easier for people (or super-computers) to search for an elusive ‘green bullet’ catalyst that could ultimately provide entirely renewable energy.

Italy becomes first country to require students to learn about climate change – Axios

All public schools in Italy will require students to learn about climate change and sustainable development starting the next academic year, the Washington Post reports. The big picture: Italy is the first country in the world to mandate curriculum on…

Solar and wind energy preserve groundwater for drought, agriculture

(Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs) A Princeton University-led study in Nature Communications is among the first to show that solar and wind energy not only enhance drought resilience, but also aid in groundwater sustainability. They used California as a case study.