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Curated topical articles on the Blue Economy

Solar, wind and nuclear have ‘amazingly low’ carbon footprints, study finds

Simon Evans, Carbon Brief Energy Solutions

Building solar, wind or nuclear plants creates an insignificant carbon footprint compared with savings from avoiding fossil fuels, a new study suggests.

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With Every Breath You Take, Thank the Ocean

Kalila Morsink, Smithsonian Energy Solutions Fisheries & Aquaculture Plastics & Pollution

That’s right—more than half of the oxygen you breathe comes from marine photosynthesizers, like phytoplankton and seaweed. 

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