Published: August 3rd, 2015 at 8:34 pm ET By ENENews  Email Article 48 comments Tweet San Francisco Chronicle, Aug 2, 2015 (emphasis added): Another dead whale washes up on Pacifica beach — Yet another dead whale washed up at a Pacifica beach in what has become an inexplicable summer trend, marine officials reported… The whale that washed up Sunday is just the latest in a string of mysterious dead whales found in the area. A humpback whale washed up on Sharp Park Beach in Pacifica in May,... 

The findings from the Esperanza’s most recent research spell trouble for the vaquita. For the past seven days, activists onboard the Esperanza have been patrolling the Gulf of California waters for illegal fishing nets. In that period, they found ten gillnets near the Bay of San Felipe, Mexico, and identified boats allegedly fishing inside the protected habitat of the vaquita. The Esperanza crew starts another day looking for gillnets in the San Felipe area. July 24, 2015. The vaquita, a rare... 

Everybody knows those little not invited guests in our gardens. Snails and their relatives – slugs. How to get rid of them? Especially with some warm and wet weather periods they show up en masse and feed themselves from the lettuce and vegetables, which we would actually like to eat ourselves. What to do about these little creatures, who are crucial for our ecosystem, but simply annoying in our gardens? We collected some useful tips and give away the secrets we use in our own private gardens... 

Lenovo has had a good performance last quarter. In this highly-competitive and dynamic market, Lenovo has grown as an end-to-end player that has built upon its scale and efficiency to operate more effectively. Its recent launch of a whole range of enterprise and consumer devices in the region further shows the company’s dedication and resolve to make India a growth engine in the enterprise and consumer technology market. Talking about the Indian market, around 85% of Lenovo’s enterprise... 

Switching from fossil fuels to solar energy is a worth considering option as it is good for the environment. With falling price of solar panels offered by San Diego solar companies, you could also be able to save money on the purchase of product as well as power cost. If you have considered installing a home solar electric system and also generating your own free and renewable energy, it is now the right time to look at suitable options. In recent years, the cost of solar panels maintained by reputable... 

Published: August 1st, 2015 at 5:43 pm ET By ENENews  Email Article 106 comments Tweet USA Today, Jul 31, 2015 (emphasis added): … weather in the Pacific Northwest is killing millions of fish… AP, Jul 27, 2015: More than a quarter million sockeye salmon returning from the ocean to spawn are either dead or dying in the Columbia… wiping out at least half of this year’s returning population… [NOAA’s Ritchie Graves] says up to 80 percent of the population could ultimately perish. Eureka... 

Greece is facing a depression on a scale arguably comparable to the US Great Depression of the late 1920s. Huge unemployment rates and a dramatic drop in family incomes of over 40 percent have Greek citizens pondering what the impacts will be of the new bail-out agreement. Unending austerity and lack of hope are all it seems the future has to offer. But there is a way to start changing things for the better. With energy poverty emerging as one of the most dramatic symptoms of the recession – six... 

Published: July 30th, 2015 at 11:58 pm ET By ENENews  Email Article 10 comments Tweet TVA’s Boone Dam repair announcement, Jul 30, 2015 (emphasis added): 2:30 — The location of this sinkhole and the presence of the sediment… really raised the possibility of a safety concern with the dam… The initial investigation showed that we had internal erosion. A phenomenon called ‘piping’ where voids from water flowing through the dam — more of a stream-like effect — than just seepage.... 

The Indian government has all set to put back traditional pump sets (non eco-friendly pumps) with solar pumps. The new project would help farmers make money by reducing irrigation cost! The Indian government has chalked down a plan to work on the proposed scheme of replacement of existing agricultural pump sets with solar powered pumping systems. The government is setting up to implement this project with the association of state governments so that power consumption can be reduced with the promotion... 

This week, Greenpeace USA released five new video testimonials from Pacific tuna fishermen detailing the horrible conditions they’ve worked under. The interviews – conducted in a South Pacific port earlier this year – reveal incidents of abuse, inadequate or nonexistent pay, food and sleep deprivation and even murder. As investigation after investigation after investigation continue to expose the poor state of the fishing industry, it’s becoming clearer than ever that consumers can’t... 

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