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Dambisa Moyo: 'The world will be drawn into a war for resources'

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Decca Aitkenhead
Dambisa Moyo: 'The world will be drawn into a war for resources'
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The controversial writer and economist on why she believes the economic rise of China, combined with the west's complacency, leaves us facing a future of terrifying global instability ... Read more about Dambisa Moyo: 'The world will be drawn into a war for resources'

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Infographic On The Energy-Water Collision: How Hot, Dry Summers Impact Water and Power Generation

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Max Frankel
Infographic On The Energy-Water Collision: How Hot, Dry Summers Impact Water and
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Every year, the United States consumes more than 3 trillion KWh of electricity. This power is generated by coal-fired power plants, nuclear plants, solar panels, hydroelectric damns, wind turbines, geothermal wells, and other sources and it requires water to produce. ... Read more about Infographic On The Energy-Water Collision: How Hot, Dry Summers Impact Water and Power Generation

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The world’s costliest natural disasters in terms of economi losses since 1965

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The world’s costliest natural disasters in terms of economi losses since 1965

Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan 2011 on the first place with a total damage of about 230 billion dollars. Equal cost damage of natural disaster have different impacts on economies depending on their economic power (GDP)! ... Read more about The world’s costliest natural disasters in terms of economi losses since 1965

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The european Supergrid project

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Brieuc Hamon
This document is a presentation about the European Supergrid project, which consist in connecting all the Offshore wind farms together to provide electricity to all Europe.

People without Adequate Access to Food, Water and Energy

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People without Adequate Access to Food, Water and Energy

People without Adequate Access to Food, Water and Energy from 1990 to 2030. ... Read more about People without Adequate Access to Food, Water and Energy

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Midi-Pyrénées powered with 100% renewable energy by 2020

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Although France wants to have 23% renewable energy by 2020, the region of Midi-Pyrénées is more ambitious, and wants to become the first green valley of europe, with a green production of 100% energy. ... Read more about Midi-Pyrénées powered with 100% renewable energy by 2020

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