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Renewable energy sector, as sun and wind, employs more and more people and this is just the start.


According to a report by Allen & York, the 9.4 million includes 2.8 million in solar PV, 1.6 million in liquid biofuels and 1 million in wind, reflecting a “5% increase in 2015 and confirms the strength of this relatively new industry.”

When it comes to fossil fuels versus renewables, there’s no contest. Clean energy is our fastest path to a booming, prosperous economy for all of us. The next time you’re confronted with the White House’s alternative facts on coal, oil and job creation, arm yourselves with this info instead.

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CREDIT: GTM Research

The report states that China, Brazil, the United States, India, Japan and Germany currently have the most renewable energy jobs.  Europe still has a strong renewables market, it says, despite the withdrawal of subsidies in the UK for new wind and solar developments.  Germany, Spain, the UK, France and Italy “lead the field in installed wind capacity across Europe”, and the solar marketplace has “grown by 15% of installed capacity in 2015”, prompting  SolarEurope to describe Europe as the most “solarized continent”.
 

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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

Tony Blair must be Arrested under the Proceeds of Crime Act. “The Paramount War Crime under Nuremberg”


By John Pilger Global Research, October 21, 2015
Having helped destroy other nations far away, our former prime minister — “peace envoy” to the Middle East — is a criminal.

Tony Blair must be prosecuted, not indulged like Peter Mandelson. Both have produced self-serving memoirs for which they have been paid fortunes; Blair’s, which has earned him a £4.6m advance, will appear next month.

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Greece: Pictures of Drunken British Tourist Appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.


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The drunken antics of boozed-up Brits going wild in a notorious Greek island resort are now appearing on a dedicated Facebook page.

Photos of passed out tourists in the Corfu hotspot of Kavos include party-goers unconscious on pavements, in hospital beds and being carried out through the streets.

The Turns Out KAVOS Was Ready For You site was set up by a local worker called Silvar Laidlow who has posted selfies with beleaguered boozers.

Turns Out KAVOS Was Ready For YouFallen down: An apparently unconscious girl appears on the Facebook page dedicated to the drunken behavior of Brits abroad

A shocking video shows a man drenched in sweat, with glazed eyes, dancing wildly at a nightclub while another shows a woman on a beach struggling to get her skirt on. More footage features a drunk floundering in the sand unable to stand.

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