sustainability

Soils help to combat and adapt to climate change effects

Soils help to combat and adapt to climate change by playing a key role in the carbon cycle. Healthy soils provide the largest store of terrestrial carbon. When managed sustainably, soils can play an important role in climate change mitigation by storing carbon (carbon sequestration) and decreasing greenhouse gas emissions in the atmosphere.

Sustainable development and peace

About the connection between sustainability and peace: “People are fighting over water, over food, and over other natural resources. When our resources become scarce, we fight over them. In managing our resources and in sustainable development, we plant the seeds of peace.” Wangari Maathia Wangari Maathia (PhD) was a Kenyan environmental and political activist who… Continue reading »

Profit from community solar energy

Profit from community solar energy

Is it possible to profit from community solar energy and solar panels? Due to community renewable energy projects, you can make a difference and a profit. No roof? No problem. Anyone can become a physical solar panel owner and can enjoy solar no matter where he or she lives with a new community renewable energy project. Despite the economy,… Continue reading »