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Sustained campaign on global warming in all medias
Algae Frame to handle Global Warming. This differs from other approaches,its simple and more efficient but requires government support.
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Requiring a tv to be powered by a stationary bicycle would not only be good healthy for the inhabitants of the earth but for the earth.
"Seeking the sustainability that may be found in uncharted waters!"
Come help us transform illegal charcoal makers into solar powered park rangers in the Virunga National Park in the DR Congo!
I call this project Delta Plan. This is a satellite system that keep an eye on the dikes & dunes from space.
Collect fruit seeds with students help grow fruit trees everywhere, distribute fruits free, with request to save seeds & reuse next year
Organic Treatment to handle plastic waste, and create alternate fuel

. . . CLOUDTEC (2015) . . . /  Johnnie Buttram

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The pain and suffering of drought and water shortages will create forced migration that leads to you and me. CLOUDTEC (2015) IS ESSENTIAL!
We propose an alliance of nations to deal with two challenges that can be addressed by nonviolent action: climate disruption and invasion.
Remove all CO2 added to the air since the Industrial Revolution, in 1-10 years using a forest of synthetic trees
superfiduciary sponsorship of a planned early retirment of our existing fossil-based energy infrastructure
Energy efficient homes are unaffordable with conventional bank financing. Locally issued value indexed bonds will make them affordable.
We always destroy ecosystems when we build a construction , after we finished , laws , everybody forget to restore lost ecosystems .

Climate Leave /  Renanne

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A climate leave is the employee’s time off from work in an organization to care for the Earth through involvement in environmental projects.

GIFT ECONOMY INC. /  Gift circles Cph

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We support a world in which sharing and gifting replaces the current economic system, where loving and caring are the exchange currencies.
CO2 may be provisionally sequestrated as gas blanket in fuels storage tanks to serv as raw material for further uses to fix it.
CO2 may be provisionally sequestrated as gas blanket in fuels storage tanks to serv as raw material for further uses to fix it.
Establish new financial instrument to help developing countries phase out fossil fuel subsidies.
Vivergy is a free web platform that allows individuals to visualize their impact on local health, and improve local air quality.
The Intergovermental Marine Bioenergy with Carbon Sequestration (IMBECS) Protocol Addresses Multiple GHG Issues via Carbon Negative Fuels.

Prefigurative Disaster Organizing /  The Collective Story

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In times of disaster communities organize based on mutual aid. Lets organize for mutual aid first to prefigure a world without disaster.
2015, Climate CoLab drops to one category requesting one integrated and interdisciplinary solution for several global issues.
Our D_City report and network concept diagram promote delivery options for the global Earth observation system of systems (GEOSS) project.
Using carbon dioxide made by a vehicle to produce fuel that powers a vehicle so that carbon dioxide is not released back into the air.
Proposes minor adjustments to the terraform of the Arctic ocean, its impact would have significant economic and environmental benefits
Ecological & Economic KEYS to GHG balance, quick scale productivity, resiliency, food security, water availability, energy supply and income
Planification for cooperative of respectful members to subsidise design, fabrication and commerce of Respect Of Speed Efficient (ROSE) cars.
Clean electricty from renewable sources should be bought by the local utility provider at the same,(retail rate)as it is sold.
Countries like US and China are taking more energy yearly compared to Denmark, U.K.etc. for a product manufacturing or service extending.
Go back to the Nature and try to learn to adapt! Create a holistic ecological system that will sustain and you can also survive within it.

Crowdsourced Technology Prizes /  Dennis Peterson

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Multiply prizes for breakthrough technologies by betting against them.
The QZE is the alteration of the progression of time as a result of the rate of observation. Relativity demands a curvature of space.
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This is a worst case scenario. You could freeze people in glaciers at zero energy and revive them when the technology becomes reliable.
Implement a quality seal for long-lasting products to give transparency and a competitive advantage over planned obsolescence products.
Individual renewable energy sources productivity is subjected to Nature. To achieve control, there must b convergence in Renewable Energy.
Many have heard,few have acted. We must protect ourselves from the danger that is forming right in front of our eyes. #protect #fight #live
Multiple disciplines of the life sciences are being negatively affected by global warming. Our media messages need to reflect that.
I will pull together a global network of passionate conservationists to chronicle their restoration efforts.
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A gradually increasing tax on carbon-based fuels (at the mine, well, or port of entry); all revenues returned to households as a dividend.
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One sure way to solve the climate change problem is to solve the world's energy problems. I've developed a system of logic to do just that.