Moroccan​ Solar in the Sahara

Ouarzazate, Morocco. Chances are you've never heard of that place but you may well have seen it. It's been the set of episodes of Game of Thrones and Prison Break, as well as films like Gladiator, Inception and American Sniper and is now the home of one of the largest solar power plants in the … Continue reading Moroccan​ Solar in the Sahara

The Dirty Secret of Clean Coal

For decades now, fossil fuel industries and those invested in them have pushed the continued use of fossil fuels to meet our energy needs instead of cleaner renewable energy sources. Arguments have ranged from the cost of renewable energy to the lack of realistic alternatives, often making outlandish claims that are frequently untrue. Now there's … Continue reading The Dirty Secret of Clean Coal

The World’s Plastic Free Supermarket!

Last week, Europe's first plastic-free aisle opened its doors in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. The Ekoplaza in Amsterdam will have around 700 plastic-free products on its shelves, including meats, rice, dairy and much more food that is typically found in plastic packaging in many supermarkets. Instead, packaging will be made out of biodegradable materials or materials … Continue reading The World’s Plastic Free Supermarket!

Volta River Estates Ltd – Bananas in Ghana

Volta River Estates Ltd Volta River Estates Ltd (VREL) was set up in 1988 as a joint-venture between Ghana and The Netherlands and was Ghana's first commercial banana export operation. In 2012 it produced 4,400 tonnes of bananas, 67% of which were certified organic. VREL is located in Ghana's Eastern region in the Akwamu area. … Continue reading Volta River Estates Ltd – Bananas in Ghana