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Britain breaks its record for the longest continuous period without generating electricity from coal The National Grid reported that the coal-free period lasted more than 90 hours before coming to an end during the afternoon of Easter Monday... Environment UK
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Sunlight express: the solar-powered train The coastal town of Byron Bay in Australia is now easily accessible via a solar-powered train. It might not look cutting-edge, but it is ... Environment World
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Pollution-busting bus hits the roads to clean up urban air A UK public transport operator has unveiled the UK’s first air-filtering bus, which its inventors say makes the air around it cleaner as it ... Environment UK
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World’s largest offshore wind farm opens off Cumbria coast The world’s largest operational offshore wind farm, Walney Extension, has been officially opened at a ceremony in Cumbria... Environment UK
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Sweden: world’s first electrified road charges vehicles as they drive A stretch of road outside Stockholm transfers energy from tracks of rail in the road, recharging the batteries of electric cars and trucks a... Environment World
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Keeping it clean: inside the frack-free movement We meet some of the passionate personalities in the UK’s dedicated, and diverse, frack-free campaign... Written in partnership with Ecotricity
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