Should Governments Protect Citizens from the Effects of Climate Change?

Positive Future #666 (Feature photo – Dutch Citizens Celebrate Legal Victory on Climate Change – courtesy of Ugenda.nl) BrightVibes brings us the story of how the Supreme Court of the Netherlands ruled that government must protect citizens from climate change. The Netherlands (often called Holland) is a nation of 17.5 million people in Europe and…

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Should News Change Focus to Things Positive?

Positive Future #665 (Feature photo – Charles Groenhuijsen – courtesy of Charles Groenhuijsen) BrightVibes brings us the story of Charles Groenhuijsen, a journalist that believes our negative media makes miserable people who don’t realize good things do happen. You can read the full story here: https://brightvibes.com/1573/en/seasoned-journalist-uncovers-what-most-media-ignore-but-is-crucial-for-us-all-to-know

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Gemini Solar Project – To Be the Nation’s Largest

Positive Future #664 (Feature photo – Nevada Solar Farms – By Michael Adams, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=23131135) CleanTechnica Journalist Steve Hanley brings us news of plans to build the largest solar farm in the U.S. outside of Las Vegas, Nevada. The new $1 billion facility will also have battery storage to deliver power at night.…

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Replacing America’s School Buses with Electric Ones

Positive Future #663 (Feature photo – Thomas School Bus – By Alexandra Campo – originally posted to Flickr as The Number 69, CC BY 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=12118287) CleanTechnica Journalist Cynthia Shahan brings us the story of how Dominion Energy in Virginia is working with local school districts to begin replacing diesel buses with 100% electric buses.…

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Norway – 42% of Car Sales Are Electric in 2019

Positive Future #662 (Feature photo – Norway – CCO 1.0 Universal, Thhist) Norway, a small nation of 5.3 million people in Europe is one of the world’s leading adopters of electric car transportation. CleanTechnica journalist Zachary Shahan reports on Norway’s uptake of electric cars. Interestingly, the top selling electric car in Norway is the Tesla…

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Trying to Comprehend the Tesla Gigafactory 4

Positive Future #658 (Feature photo – Tesla Gigafactory 1 Near Reno, Nevada –  Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International , Smnt) Clean Technica journalist Johnna Crider brings us insights into the scope of Tesla’s planned Gigafactory 4 in Berlin Germany. The planned facility will operate three (3) shifts 24 hours a day and employ almost 2,900 people.…

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Finally, Alternatives to Utility Power Outages Done On Purpose

Positive Future #657 (Feature photo – BoxPower Shipping-Container Solar – courtesy of BoxPower) How do you survive as a business owner if your profit margin is in your refrigerated storages that just had the power cut off for days by your power utility? This past year has been a nightmare for thousands of business owners…

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The Future of Transportation

Positive Future #655 (Feature photo – Individual Transportation – Creative Commons Attribution 2.0 Generic, Nomad) In many ways, the future of transportation is not only technology driven, but also economics. It’s no secret that most of the heaviest polluting cars are older cars owned by people challenged to finance expensive new cars. For a large portion…

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