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Egyptian students produce fuel from used car tyres.

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Hong Kong tech startup plans up to $150 million token sale for environmental credit...

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India to make every single car electric by 2030 in bid to tackle pollution...

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France plans to end oil and gas production by 2040.

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Family, air quality and a strong business case: the coal executives defecting to green...

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South Miami just made a huge rooftop solar decision.

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UK's biggest solar company takes shine to global projects with deals worth £3bn.

Energy industry Solarcentury turns to Europe and Latin America as it transforms into an international firm to maintain growth hit by green cuts in home...

Solar power: Cheap illumination’s benefits in remote areas may be limited.

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