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Sahaganj. Dunlop factory. Photo credit: Gurvinder Singh

Sahaganj

In 1936 the pneumatic tyres manufacturer Dunlop opened its first factory in India. Sahaganj was the chosen venue. It was the first tyre manufacturing plant…




Emmanuel Macron. Photo credit: Jacques Paquier

Lost in transition

Green new deal, just transition fund, circular economy, carbon free, biofuels, eco-friendly, fair trade, organic, recycling, renewable, resilience, sustainability, zero-whatever (from emission to waste). The…


Woodlands, north of Houston (USA). Photo credit: Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle

A cold reminder

As February’s bout of extreme cold weather left millions of Texans without power for days, it seemed all the more jarring in a state famed…


Cagliari port silo. Photo credit: onlynaturalenergy.com

Cagliari Port Silo

At the time of writing, the Cagliari silo is under demolition. Built-in 1973, the grain silo has been an iconic landmark of Sardinia’s primary town…