Beyonc posted 6 mysterious images on Instagram and fans freaked out

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Something's brewing.Image: Kevin Mazur/WireImage Imagine the power of 16 Beyoncés. Just picture it. You could supply strong, probably renewable energy to a continent with that kind of power. And now we’ve got a visual. Monarch of social media hype Beyoncé posted six images on her Instagram account on Thursday, most without captions and all generating an Read More

Mars counters Trump’s climate stance with $1bn sustainability plan

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Confectionery firm also launches M&Ms renewable energy campaign as part of a growing corporate backlash against the USs decision to pull out of the Paris climate deal The corporate backlash is growing against Donald Trumps withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, with Mars launching a $1bn sustainability plan and an M&Ms campaign centred on renewable Read More

Copycats versus disruptors in Latin America

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Francisco Coronel is a founding partner at NXTP Labs, an early-stage fund for tech companies in Latin America. When a company expands to Latin America, it requires a great deal of effort to adapt the language, operations and marketing strategies in order to find acceptance in the local market. In Spanish, the process of adapting Read More

This island is not for sale: how Eigg fought back

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The long read: Small islands have always been objects of desire for a certain kind of man ambitious to rule his own tiny nation. But the Republic of Eigg has gone its own way Its the difference between black-and-white TV and colour, said Brian Greene. Thats what it was like after the revolution. Greene was Read More

Electric vehicles: Getting over the ‘range anxiety’ – BBC News

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Four years ago, there were just 3,500 electric vehicles in the UK. As of August 2017, there are almost 113,000. But many in the industry believe the market will soon see even bigger growth. It’s not just Scotland – most European countries have targets for phasing out combustion engine vehicles. “It’s expected that the big Read More

How Germany stacks up against its European neighbors

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(CNN)When German voters head to the polls on September 24, they’ll have to choose from a record 42 parties, but there are just two realistic candidates for Chancellor — incumbent Angela Merkel, of the conservative Christian Democratic Union (CDU), and her Social Democratic Party (SPD) rival, Martin Schulz. RELATED: Germany’s economic strength masks rising inequality Read More

Here’s how you can help people in Puerto Rico right now

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Following closely on the heels of Hurricane Irma, the category 4 tropical storm that tore through the island earlier this month, Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico , killing at least 13 people and knocking out power to the entire island. The outage alone posed one of the greatest threats to Puerto Rico in Read More

UK ‘will need to boost power capacity’

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The figure includes Whitelee wind farm, on Eaglesham Moor, south of Glasgow, which has more than 200 turbines. Believed to be Europe’s biggest wind farm, it is capable of generating enough power for all of Glasgow’s homes. Image copyright Getty Images At the same time, old power stations – including Scottish Power’s coal-burning plants at Read More