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This waste incinerator sets a new capacity record!
 
Located in Shenzhen, China, it will be ready by 2020 and its capacity will reach 5000 tn/day!


Solar farms can be really impressive!
 


Here are some interesting examples:


2015 was the warmest year on record :(


The record-breaking year continues a long-term warming trend - 15 of the 16 warmest years on record have now occurred since 2001.


2016 will be a Solar-bright Year!


The solar sector will most likely add more new electricity-generating capacity than any other.


Introducing the thinnest solar cell ever created!

Imagine a photovoltaic cell 50 times thinner than a human hair... Now it is real! Yet, only in laboratory scale.


Solar-kinetic street lighting in Las Vegas!


It is the first time this off-the-grid street lighting technology will be applied, combining kinetic and solar energy!


By 2050, there could be more plastics than fish in the oceans!


In a business-as-usual scenario, the ocean is expected to contain 1 ton of plastic for every 3 tons of fish by 2025, and by 2050, more plastics than fish (in terms of weight), according to a report by the World Economic Forum.



A wind-turbine without blades!

It is called Vortex and features reduced operating costs and low environmental impact. 


World's largest floating wind farm is under construction in the UK
 

The Scottish government has approved its installation.

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