15th April 2013: #Solar Power World Record #Germany — 23 GW http://bit.ly/ZpuifL The 167 GWh of solar electricity provided a little more than 12% of the total German electricity consumption on a typical Monday?
#Hamburg#Germany Able to produce hydrogen and biomass, #algae façades http://bit.ly/YUOO4w are becoming a solution to sustainably powered buildings. The façades also absorb carbon dioxide and release oxygen when pollution is detected.Green Building Use Algae-covered Walls Facades for Heating
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#Innovation Prize for #Africa Announces 2013 Finalists http://www.innovationprizeforafrica.org#Capetown may-7-2013 Finalist winner $100,000 prize (you can do something with $100k !) The United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) and the African Innovation Foundation (AIF) are delighted to announce the call for applications for the 2013 Innovation Prize for Africa (IPA).
#Australia#Darwin beach French fisherman survives Australian saltwater crocodile attack http://hrld.us/XZjJSH swimming to his boat remote stretch of Australia's northern coast.Yoann Galeran, 29, said he was swimming from shore to a dinghy about 15 meters (50 feet) away on Sunday night when a crocodile between 2 meters (6 feet 7 inches) and 2.5 meters (8 feet 2 inches) clamped down on his head and neck and attempted to drown him in a maneuver known as a death roll. - But deadly box jellyfish were a greater threat to human life in the coastal waters during the summer months - Australian Estuarine or Saltwater Crocodile (Crocodylus porosus) protected since 1971 -
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SunCulture #solar irrigation #agriculture#water kits http://bit.ly/ZkptVh#Kenya The $4,500 system does not have any recurring costs like a diesel powered system. Most farmers use the kits to grow tomatoes, onions and capsicum, which are high value produce.the typical farmer spending more than 20,000 shillings ($238) monthly on energy costs.youth are interested in agribusiness