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[1THING] Blog: Archive for September, 2014

[ \”Quick and Easy Fall Decorating Ideas in the Miniature Fairy Container Garden” ]

As the leaves on the trees in Northern Wisconsin begin to turn the vibrant colors of orange, yellow, and burgundy, the mini gardener realizes it is time to think about decorating for fall. For many …

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[ Instructions For Correctly Storing Lawn Mowers ]

If you are planning on storing your lawn mower for a prolonged period of time – perhaps you want to put it away for the winter when it will be too wet to mow or …

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[ Landscape Edging Ideas That Will Transform Your Garden ]

Have you always wanted a beautiful garden in your property? For many people, the thought of a beautiful house conjure up images of a well taken care of garden in front of the house, and …

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[ Obama Presses Chinese on Global Warming ]

President Obama, emboldened by his use of executive powers to fight climate change at home, challenged China to make the same effort to reduce greenhouse-gas emissions.



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[ As Wild Horses Overrun the West, Ranchers Fear Land Will Be Gobbled Up ]

There are now twice as many wild horses in the West as federal land managers say the land can sustain, and the system for keeping them under control is on the verge of crisis.



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[ Ban On Single-Use Plastic Bags Is Enacted In California ]

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed SB 270, the first statewide ban on single-use plastic bags in the U.S. It requires a 10-cent fee for the use of compostable or paper bags.

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[ Aral Sea’s Eastern Basin Has Dried Out, NASA Photos Show ]

“For the first time in modern history, the eastern basin of the South Aral Sea has completely dried,” NASA says, citing satellite photos from 2000 and 2014.

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[ 8 Interesting Facts About Solar Power ]

A ridiculous amount of interesting facts and statistics surround the solar industry, and every time I write one of these posts, I fall more deeply in love with solar power.  What a first-class industry to be in – renewable energy, saving money, saving the planet….yeah, those things are important, and I’m always happy to share facts and statistics w

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[ Microgrid Economics: It Takes a Village, a University, and a Ship ]

As a businessman exploring investments, I need simple answers, however complicated the problem. I wish to know: Are microgrids economical? How much investment is needed and for what? What are the factors that principally affect profitability, within the system and in the environment? If microgrids are not profitable at the present, when will they be? I recognize that understanding microgrids as a system requires complicated mathematics and modeling. I’m sympathetic to and respect those who do that.

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[ Microgrid Economics: It Takes a Village, a University, and a Ship ]

As a businessman exploring investments, I need simple answers, however complicated the problem. I wish to know: Are microgrids economical? How much investment is needed and for what? What are the factors that principally affect profitability, within the system and in the environment? If microgrids are not profitable at the present, when will they be? I recognize that understanding microgrids as a system requires complicated mathematics and modeling. I’m sympathetic to and respect those who do that.

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