100% of Dutch electric trains are powered by wind energy

As from 1 January 2017 100% of Dutch electric trains are powered by wind energy.  The Dutch railways company NS is the world’s first railway company that gets 100% of its energy from wind energy. Dutch railways now 100% powered by wind energy Source: Facebook BrightVibes Travelling by train has been the most environmentally friendly way of…

This Wind Turbine Is Cheaper Than An iPhone – And Can Power Your Home

Earlier this month Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled fashion-conscious solar roof tiles that generate more power than your lights, appliances and car batteries will ever need. Unfortunately however (and like most Tesla products) this breakthrough innovation won’t be available to your run-of-the-mill homeowner, because of its luxurious pricing structure. In the heart of India however, two brothers are working…

World’s First Solar Road Opens in France

A small village in France is now home to the world’s first solar road, aka Wattway. French Ecology Minister Ségolène Royal officially inaugurated the 1 kilometer-long road covered with 2,800-square-meters of resin-encased panels in Tourouvre-au-Perche in Normandy on Thursday.   The French Ministry of the Environment invested €5 million ($5.2 million) to build the project…

Trivelle, sei permessi in sette giorni

I giudici amministrativi respingono il ricorso di Michele Emiliano contro i sondaggi sismici finalizzati alla ricerca di petrolio autorizzati dal Governo sui 14mila chilometri quadrati che vanno dal Gargano a Leuca   Succede ora, figuriamoci cosa accadrebbe se la riforma costituzionale dovesse passare dando pieni poteri al Governo centrale a dispetto delle Regioni e delle…

Hemp Could Free Us From Oil, Prevent Deforestation, Cure Cancer and It’s Environmentally Friendly – So Why Is It Illegal?

Hemp is a tall, beautiful and gracious looking annual plant that can reach heights over twelve feet. Although hemp (cannabis sativa) and marijuana (cannabis sativa var. indica) come from a similar species of plant, they are very different and confusion has been caused by deliberate misinformation with far reaching effects on socioeconomics as well as…