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See amazing places in Europe & the Middle East through 33 SIENA award-winning photos.


(Voyagez en Europe et au Moyen Orient à travers  33 photos qui ont reçu le prix SIENA.) Continue reading See amazing places in Europe & the Middle East through 33 SIENA award-winning photos.

Scotland probably is about to make a decisive investment point turning its declining Oil industry into Largest Floating Wind Farm producer in the World


Some days after Danish energy provider Dong announced it had signed off plans to build the world’s largest offshore wind farm  there are news of another milestone in the UK’s push for renewable energy : The Scottish government has granted consent for the world’s largest floating offshore windfarm to be developed off the coast of Peterhead.  Continue reading Scotland probably is about to make a decisive investment point turning its declining Oil industry into Largest Floating Wind Farm producer in the World

Stavanger- The oil capital of Norway


Stavanger – The oil capital of Norway – http://wp.me/p5RMel-R

Two worlds exist side by side in Stavanger, Norway’s fourth-largest city on the country’s south-western coast.

One world is that of the oil and gas industry, which accounted for much of the economic development in the past decades. It has earned Stavanger the nickname ‘oil capital’ – although the city’s government prefers the broader title ‘energy capital’.

Syria war spurs opening of ‘doomsday’ Arctic seed vault- #Syria #refugees Al Jazeera (ENglish/French)


Syria’s civil war has prompted the first withdrawal of seeds from a “doomsday” vault built in an Arctic mountainside to safeguard global food supplies.

Continue reading Syria war spurs opening of ‘doomsday’ Arctic seed vault- #Syria #refugees Al Jazeera (ENglish/French)