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France and India Reaffirm Their Commitment to Solar Power

France is committing 700 million Euros to the India-based International Solar Alliance as part of a bi-partisan clean energy strategy.
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The Eiffel Tower Will Power Itself With Two New Silent Wind Turbines

The Eiffel Tower, forever a symbol of French ingenuity and heritage, has added two new wind turbines to its modernist frame. The 17-foot turbines are a part of a massive...
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France Makes Plans for Electric Vehicle Charging Stations Every 25 Miles

Boille, the company behind the Autolib electric car sharing service, which is being supported by the government, now have plans for a four-year program running across France. The investment is estimated at...

Tree-Inspired Building Embraces Outdoor Living

If modern condominiums have become an eyesore for you, this new tree-inspired building by architects Sou Fujimoto Architects, Nicolas Laisné Associés and Manal Rachdi Oxo should be a breath of fresh air. Dubbed “White...
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France’s Beauval Zoo To Recycle Panda Poo Into Gas And Electricity

Saint-Aignan's Beauval zoo has plans to recycle panda poop (and other animal feces), and turn it into gas and electricity, according to Agence France-Presse. The AFP states: The zoo announced on Friday it would...
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How France plans to save its struggling solar industry

France has vowed to offer more financial support to small solar power farms (more than 2 billion euros in investments) to save the dying solar industry. In the past...
Autolib electric car sharing in Paris

Autolib’: Car Sharing In Paris

The city of Paris launched an electric car sharing program called Autolib' exactly one year ago. On its one year anniversary, the program has been confirmed as a success, as the...
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France announces ban on genetically modified crops to continue

Critics are calling it a harsh blow to farmers and seed companies across Europe. France has recently announced that it will maintain a temporary ban on the cultivation of...

France’s Tourism To Suffer From Climate Change

Melting snow, water shortages, disappearing beaches - these are all factors that are going to affect the tourism industry, but you'd never expect them to threaten France of all...

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The Latest Technology Trends To Reduce Your Eco Footprint

With new applications for smart devices being developed every day, ‘green’ apps are a dime a dozen. Here are a few worth checking out.
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20 Ways to Recycle & Upcycle Old Fabric

Before you toss any bits of material, try some of these recycling and upcycling ideas. You'll reduce your waste and give new life to an old fabric!
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51 Household Uses of Baking Soda

Here are 51 uses for baking soda in your home that can change your life for the better. This inexpensive pantry item has many applications!
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Are Vertical Farms the Future of Sustainable Agriculture?

Vertical farming could be an incredible asset for the future of sustainable agriculture. Keep reading to learn how this technology is revolutionizing how we produce food.

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The Latest Developments and Breakthroughs in Solar

The solar industry has come a long way in just the last few years. The latest developments and breakthroughs in solar technology include longer-lasting solar cells, solar cells that you can print onto flexible surfaces, solar panels that track the sun from east to west throughout the day, and solar power plants that work at night. Here's a breakdown of the breakthroughs we're most excited about.
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4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals

There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.

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