Probiotics for constipation in adults and children

Probiotics are bacteria that are beneficial for health present in curd, yogurt and other cultured foods which have ability to ease digestive worries. There are many number of probiotic supplements available in the market which are loaded with lactobacillus or bifidobacterium, considered as most beneficial bacterial species. Probiotics are live micro organisms that are considered […]

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California Has Solid Data On Methane Leaks, Now They Need To Be Fixed

Until recently Californians were in the dark when it came to the state’s natural gas distribution system and its pollution. But all that is changing now; for the first time ever, consistent data on the annual methane emissions from gas utilities is available for all to see. And what does this data show? California has […]

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Biggest US coal organisation funded dozens of corporations thinking weather change

Peabody energy, america’s biggest coalmining employer, has funded at the least dozen corporations that cast doubt on manmade climate change and oppose surroundings rules, analysis by way of the mum or dad exhibits. The funding spanned trade associations, corporate foyer companies, and industry front organizations as well as conservative think tanks and became uncovered in […]

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Dong Energy IPO to value windfarm operator at £11bn

Danish-based Dong Energy, a major investor in British offshore windfarms, is heading for the world’s biggest stock market flotation so far this year with a price tag for the entire business of 106.5bn kroner (£11bn). The group, which has been a flag carrier for companies moving from fossil fuels to renewable energy, expects to sell […]

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Viridor energy from waste incinerator at Splott to get £110m finance from European Investment Bank

The controversial energy from waste incinerator at Splott is to get £110m in support from the European Investment Bank (EIB), it has been confirmed. During a site visit to the facility, owned by Viridor, the vice president of the EIB Jonathan Taylor confirmed that the EIB expected to provide £110m to support the new facility […]

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DOE Announces $80 Million In Funding To Increase SuperTruck Efficiency

Building on the notable successes of the SuperTruck initiative, Deputy Assistant Secretary for Transportation Reuben Sarkar today announced SuperTruck II, an $80 million funding opportunity, subject to congressional appropriations, for research, development and demonstration of long-haul tractor-trailer truck technology. Sarkar made the announcement at the GreenTruck Summit in Indianapolis, Indiana. Sarkar also announced more than […]

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Shark culling could indirectly accelerate climate change, study warns

Shark experts will gather in Sydney on Tuesday to discuss new safety measures, as new research warns the culling of sharks could indirectly accelerate climate change. The New South Wales premier, Mike Baird, will launch the shark summit at Taronga zoo, featuring more than 70 experts from Australia and around the world. The summit will […]

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Nuclear industry to push for Australia to adopt ‘clean, affordable power’

The nuclear industry will lobby for nuclear energy in Australia, saying the prime minister, Malcolm Turnbull, should embrace the technology as a way to slash greenhouse gas emissions. The Australian Nuclear Association (ANA) will accompany Danny Roderick, chief executive of the leading US nuclear technology firm Westinghouse, to talk to government ministers and business leaders […]

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El Niño takes toll on US rice farmers – and points to even higher prices

Blame El Niño. The weather phenomenon is causing havoc for US rice farmers and a sharp price spike in the world’s most important staple food may foreshadow possibly higher prices in Asia in the coming months. While other commodities have hit recent lows, US rice futures prices are up nearly 40%, to about $12.90 per […]

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