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7 year old super hero

7 year old super hero

Enchanted lands and fables. A project that will show you stories, pictures and films from some of the most fascinating places on Earth.

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Oil On Ice

Oil On Ice

Oil On Ice is a vivid and compelling film that connects the fate of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge to decisions America makes about energy policy. Caught in the balance are the culture and livelihood of the Gwich’in people and the migratory wildlife in this most fragile of ecosystems.

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20% Renewable Energy by 2020

20% Renewable Energy by 2020

On Wednesday 23 January 2008, the European Commission proposed a number of measures making up the EU’s new energy and climate package. The aim is to fight climate change more effectively while boosting Europe’s energy security and competitiveness. This includes the obligation of obtaining 20% of its energy from renewable sources.

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Charging Ahead

Charging Ahead

A winner of the 2006 Ashden Awards. Rahimafrooz Batteries Limited (RBL) has played a central role in delivering the world’s most successful solar power programme.

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Global wind power set to double

Global wind power set to double

A new study by the independent Energy Watch Group says amid oil price instability wind is becoming an increasingly competitive and cost-secure technology.

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National Grid – moving to a low carbon environment

National Grid – moving to a low carbon environment

Steve Holliday, National Grid CEO, looks at what the UK utility company is doing to move its energy infrastructure towards a green, low carbon environment. In one case he points to the company’s smart grid pilots that will test new technology for a ‘smarter’ future aiding customers to conserve energy usage.

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You are my sunshine

You are my sunshine

If you think the sun shines out of your arse – try using an energy saving light-bulb instead! Voiced by Martin Freeman (The Office, Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy).

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Solar power electrifies rural villages

Solar power electrifies rural villages

Sunlabob won an Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy in 2007. Sunlabob Renewable Energies Ltd is a solar PV business based in the capital of Laos that has succeeded in developing an innovative and commercially viable business model providing high-quality solar PV systems to the rural poor at a price they can afford.

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