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Coca-Cola and Nestlé's recycling promises are a joke

Coca-Cola and Nestlé’s recycling promises are a joke

A Coca-Cola bottle sits on a trash filled beach on Freedom Island critical habitat and ecotourism area near Manila in the Philippines. Photo: CHRISTMAS CELIS/AFP (Getty Images) Corporate recycling targets won’t save our seas from plastic pollution. A new report conducted by a sustainable development consulting firm eunomicswhich was commissioned by Oceana, an ocean conservation …

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Portugal set to start Europe's largest floating solar park

Portugal set to start Europe’s largest floating solar park

ALQUEVA, Portugal, May 9 (Reuters) – Two tugboats have moved a huge array of 12,000 solar panels, the size of four football pitches, to their mooring on Portugal’s Alqueva reservoir in preparation for starting the largest Europe’s floating solar park in July. Built by the country’s main utility EDP (EDP.LS) on Western Europe’s largest man-made …

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US Takes Unprecedented Steps to Replenish Lake Powell from the Colorado River

US Takes Unprecedented Steps to Replenish Lake Powell from the Colorado River

May 3 (Reuters) – (This May 3 story corrects conversion of acre-feet to 1.23 million litres, not 1.48 million litres, in paragraph 5) U.S. officials on Tuesday announced unprecedented measures to raise water levels in Lake Powell, a man-made reservoir on the Colorado River that is so low it is endangering hydroelectric power generation in …

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