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    V2.4/ Woman of the Day

    Ms Ni Huan - the Grassroots Activist Who Started a Movement in Her Own Backyard.

    “The summer of 2013 was so hot, we needed to put up a shade up in the patio,” she said“I decided to place solar panels on [the awning] as well. I thought I could save money and also do something good for the planet.” T...

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    V2.2/ Yet Women in solar Make up Just 27% of the Workforce

    According to the 2017 Solar Jobs Census from The Solar Foundation, solar labor increased by 168% in the past 7 years, from about 93,000 jobs in 2010 to more than 250,000 jobs in 2017. Yet women in solar make up just 27% of the workforce. Women have a considerable opportunity to make careers in solar...

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    V2.1/ Warming seas. Melting ice caps. Rising sea levels.

    Warming seas. Melting ice caps. Rising sea levels. Destruction of ecosystems. Extinction of animals. Death of polar bears. Increasing pollution levels. Health complications from poor air quality. We cannot leave a carbon footprint the size of this, since it causes all that is displayed above. WIRA b...