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Startup is Recycling Solar Panels Turning Waste into Valuable Material

Startup is Recycling Solar Panels Turning Waste into Valuable Material
#recycle

Plastic-eating robo-fish

Plastic-eating robo-fish…
#plasticpollution

The cost of riding more marine heatwaves

The cost of riding more marine heatwaves
#ClimateAction

Kākā bewilders experts as it swoops back in New Plymouth

Kākā bewilders experts as it swoops back in New Plymouth

Stuff: NZ Post shows off first of 60 new electric vans

Stuff: NZ Post shows off first of 60 new electric vans.

On New Zealand farm, scientists reduce cow burps to save the world

On New Zealand farm, scientists reduce cow burps to save the world

Climate change and our survival instincts

News stories about the impact of climate change are almost always overwhelmingly negative: bush fires in Australia, heatwaves in the United Kingdom, record flooding in Pakistan.

Do we have any reason to feel optimistic that progress is being made towards reducing our carbon emissions and hitting the net zero 2050 goal?

Seaweed could be NZ’s next big industry, advocates say – RNZ

Aotearoa has the potential to develop a seaweed sector that could contribute to the economy while supporting thriving ecosystems, communities and culture.

Net Zero: The Road to 2050 – How your home can save the planet

Net Zero: The Road to 2050 – How your home can save the planet
Our houses are contributing big time to climate change, just by being there. In fact they cause up to 10 percent of New Zealand’s total greenhouse gas emissions. But there’s some cool stuff happening to reduce the harm our homes cause – and even make them part of the solution.

New research funds must go to regenerative farming, not methane inhibitors – Rod Oram

New research funds must go to regenerative farming, not methane inhibitors – Rod Oram

Hunga Tonga eruption put over 50B kilograms of water into the stratosphere

Hunga Tonga eruption put over 50B kilograms of water into the stratosphere – New study shows eruption plume circled the globe multiple times

Recyclable plastic worth millions of dollars is going to landfill, when it can be made into building material

Recyclable plastic worth millions of dollars is going to landfill, when it can be made into building material