This book taught me a lot about the Spanish Flu

GatesNotes

Barry’s 2004 book has never been more relevant John M.

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Top Apple Analyst Sees Tesla As True Tech Transition “Pioneer”

CleanTechnica

The company’s share price is almost 50 times greater now than when he first recommended the stock in June 2004. One of the most famed Apple analysts, Gene Munster, recently commented on both Apple and Tesla related to their respective roles in the future of cars.

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BusinessGreen publisher Incisive Media acquires reviews site

Business Green

Trusted Reviews was founded in 2004 and provides its readers with thorough, unbiased and independent advice on which consumer products to buy, from domestic appliances to mobile phones. Trusted Reviews to join Incisive Media portfolio.

14th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (Sustainable City 2020)

Eco-Business

The 14th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability addresses all aspects of the urban environment aiming to provide solutions leading towards sustainability.

15th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability (Sustainable City 2020)

Eco-Business

The 15th International Conference on Urban Regeneration and Sustainability addresses all aspects of the urban environment and aims to provide solutions leading towards sustainability.

Collaboration targets graphene sensors

Envirotec Magazine

Graphene’s modern rediscovery and isolation at the University of Manchester in 2004 has led to a putative “gold rush” of attempts to commercialise the material, which is distinguished by its extraordinary thinness, strength and electrical properties.

Shell Buys Floating Wind Developer Eolfi

GreenTechMedia

Since its founding in 2004 Eolfi has almost 500 megawatts of onshore wind and 150 megawatts of solar built or shovel ready. Shell has acquired the floating wind specialist Eolfi. The French developer will become a subsidiary of Shell New Energies.

Extra 823 million plastic bottles will be produced under proposed DRS, warns aluminium packaging recycling group

Envirotec Magazine

2004: Can sales dropped from 6.1 · Aluminium packaging recycling body urges caution to avoid unintended consequences of a DRS. · Two thirds of shoppers will switch from buying infinitely recyclable cans to plastic bottles. ·

Air Travel and Climate Change

Green Market Oracle

In 2006, Boeing and Airbus forecasted that passenger air travel and air cargo would triple the 2004 level before 2020. Air travel is a major source of climate change causing greenhouse gases. Every day, the FAA's Air Traffic Organization provides service to more than 44,000 flights and 2.7

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Four Oil and Gas Spills that are Worse than we Thought

Green Market Oracle

Taylor Spill A 2019 report states that a spill that began in 2004 may rival the Deepwater Horizon. Fossil fuels are a leading cause of climate change and research shows that ubiquitous spills and leaks are often far worse than reported.

This ultra-strong nanomaterial could cut carbon emissions — and it’s made out of garbage

Grist

Since graphene was discovered in 2004, demand for the material has skyrocketed thanks to its remarkable physical qualities. For more than a thousand years, humans have dreamed of transforming a worthless substance (lead) into something precious (gold).

Planet Data Helps Scientists Track the Impacts of Natural Disasters

Planet Pulse

From 2004–2017, there were nearly 5,500 landslides worldwide , resulting in the loss of nearly 60,000 human lives. Natural disasters pose a threat to life, infrastructure and natural resources in mountainous regions.

District of Massachusetts Reaffirms Broad Defense of Filed Rate Doctrine

Energy and Cleantech Council

2004). An important legal doctrine for companies that buy and sell in regulated markets is the “filed rate” doctrine, which limits legal challenges to rates determined by regulators such as the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission or the Federal Communications Commission.

SatAgro: The Startup That’s Helping to Drive Digital Agriculture in Poland

Planet Pulse

The Polish government joined the EU in 2004 and has since pushed to preserve small scale farms.

Ecumenical Greens: the rise in centrist environmental politics

Business Green

Having broken away from the left-wing Green Party of Switzerland in 2004, the Green Liberal Party of Switzerland has gone on to make large gains in the last Swiss election, securing 7.8 Bright Blue's Patrick Hall.

How Efficient Are Solar Panels?

Sunrun

These robotic rovers were sent to Mars in 2004 and exceeded all expectations of performance by using sunpower.2 Solar Panel Efficiency - From NASA to Your Roof NASA uses solar power in space.1 Remember Spirit and Opportunity?

Hurricane Dorian threatens endangered bird species

AGreenLiving

The Bahama nuthatch has been in trouble for some time as a 2004 survey reported its population was around 1,800.

Ricoh launches 14th annual Eco Action Day, pledging to tackle key sustainability issues in the areas of energy use, climate action, and responsible consumption

Eco-Business

Ricoh Asia Pacific's office has been Eco-Office Certified since 2004 in recognition of its environmentally-friendly practices. Singapore, April 1 2020 - Ricoh Asia Pacific (Ricoh), the Japanese multinational imaging electronics company, today launched its 14th annual Eco Action Day campaign.

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BIG plans unveiled for pedestrian paradise in Downtown Brooklyn

AGreenLiving

The Downtown Brooklyn Public Realm Vision was created in response to Downtown Brooklyn’s unprecedented growth over the last fifteen years since its 2004 rezoning. After nearly a year of research, Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) and WXY Studio have unveiled their visions for improving Downtown Brooklyn — a 370-acre urban district with updated streetscapes, plazas, and public spaces.

6 ways to save energy while sheltering in place

AGreenLiving

from the week of April 14, 2020 compared to the same week in 2019 — the lowest since 2004. Now that millions of Americans are isolated in their homes, everyone is using more energy during off-peak hours. Americans are getting more concerned with paying their growing electricity bills.

See Some of the Solar System’s Spookiest Sites (from Space)

Planet Pulse

It’s inscribed with the Latin maxim, “Omnia Ab Uno” which means “Everything From One”—a phrase used in the 2004 adventure film National Treasure in which Cage starred. Our satellites are great for spotting the various wonders of the world, and spooky sites are no exception.

The connection between coronavirus and wildlife exploitation

AGreenLiving

Back in 2008, a team led by chair of ecology and biodiversity at UCL Kate Jones found that 60% of the 335 diseases identified between 1960 and 2004 came from animals.

Tug of War: The Impact of Climate Change on Economic Development

Unsustainable

This group of stunning islands was at the forefront of the Tsunami destruction in 2004. Climate change and global warming are issues that define our times. Environments and weather systems the world over are being altered, threatened and destroyed.

Want to prevent California’s looming flood disaster? Grow a marsh.

Grist

When Jones Tract, a delta island, flooded in 2004, the damage cost $90 million to fix. Something is amiss on Sherman Island, a whale-shaped swath of farm and grazing land at the confluence of the Sacramento and San Joaquin rivers.

Recycled botanical garden in Seattle brings visitors decades of joy

AGreenLiving

Fast forward to 2004. When Wendy Morgan accepted a friend’s invitation to go see Elda Behm’s garden in the 1990s, she had no idea she would become entangled in a project for the next 25 years. Elda popped her head around the garage and that was the beginning of it,” Morgan says with a laugh. She was a saleswoman.” The Port of Seattle was planning its third runway at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.

Reports: Energy Secretary Rick Perry to Resign Next Month

GreenTechMedia

from 2004 to 2006, and was a long-time aide and chief of staff for former U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, whose name has come up in the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump, is planning to resign next month, according to multiple news reports.

SDG15: The fight for life on land

Business Green

That's why we support our growers all year-round to implement Biodiversity Action Plans on their farms and have done since 2004.

Governments are Acting to Curb the Fires in the Amazon

Green Market Oracle

In 2004, a consorted global efforts succeeded in slowing deforestation in the region. Governments are responding to the planetary threat posed by the fires in the Amazon. There has been a 79 percent increase in fires in 2019 compared to the same period last year.

Why We Should Stand in Solidarity with Wet’suwet’en People

Green Market Oracle

This has been affirmed and clarified by various SCC rules including the Haida case in 2004, Beckham v. For anyone confused on the Wet’suwet’ en situation (ie: many of us) this is an informative and important read. The original author's name has been withheld for their safety; the RCMP have gone to their workplace twice so far in an effort to have them fired/intimidated/muzzled.

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A common fertilizer keeps causing explosions. The EPA doesn’t think it’s hazardous.

Grist

The EPA had documented 2,291 fires, explosions and chemical releases at high-hazard sites from 2004 to 2013, but what happened in West — a town of 2,800 people, many of Czech descent, 15 miles north of Waco — was a tipping point.

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