Wind - directly to the consumer

Photo | 29 January, 2009

Elgo Estate Winery in the Strathbogie Ranges in the North eastern corner of Victoria uses a single wind turbine to produce the electricity for their entire wine making process.

While it might seem less evident for wind than solar, local production of power with wind turbines is also possible. Here, a winery in Australia is powered by a single wind turbine - in fact, it produces 200% of their needs.

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Global Day of Action 2015

Video | 1 June, 2015 at 17:40

Ahead of the G7 summit in Germany and the COP in Paris, thousands of people in over 100 cities across 30 countries are taking a stand against fossil fuels, and for a just transition to 100% renewable energy for all. #GetUpAnd

Global Day of Action 2015

Slideshow | 31 May, 2015

TheCrossing: The Climbers of the Esperanza

Video | 6 April, 2015 at 19:45

As the Greenpeace ship Esperanza is trailing Shell's drilling ship the Polar Pioneer across the Pacific, six activists are taking climbing practice while talking about their motivation to take action on climate change.

World Water Day 2015

Slideshow | 21 March, 2015

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