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Seoul City has recently built and exhibited a fully eco-friendly, sustainable "Ecohouse" in City Center. Its purpose is to showcase "how" eco-friendly buildings are made, utilized, and sustained. The citizens of Seoul are free to visit and take the t

Seoul City has recently built and exhibited a fully eco-friendly, sustainable "Ecohouse" in City Center. Its purpose is to showcase "how" eco-friendly buildings are made, utilized, and sustained. The citizens of Seoul are free to visit and take the t

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"I was the one in the family to go pump the water," my grandmother says. This, I have no idea what it means. As a Korean, our generation gap is so great that I never stopped to think about how my mother and my grandmother had to walk to nearby wells

"I was the one in the family to go pump the water," my grandmother says. This, I have no idea what it means. As a Korean, our generation gap is so great that I never stopped to think about how my mother and my grandmother had to walk to nearby wells

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I lived in New Zealand a few years back. At the time, my town was discussing whether to build the wind generators along the mountainside to make clean energy. The idea was revoked. The townspeople said 'it will make the hilltops ugly.' 

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I lived in New Zealand a few years back. At the time, my town was discussing whether to build the wind generators along the mountainside to make clean energy. The idea was revoked. The townspeople said 'it will make the hilltops ugly.' I am an ar

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Karen Jiyun commented on "I worked hard for my energy"

Thank you for your response! Your question is what I want to address in the most of the research phase - that too many of us are unaware of the life with no energy.

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Karen Jiyun commented on "I worked hard for my energy"

Sure thing! One thing I know is that she didn't have electricity until she was 32. What a world...

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Karen Jiyun commented on Renewable power is ugly...?

No problem! I guess the next question is: these will cost an arm and a leg for individuals. How might the government be involved is the effort? How would the government generate revenue, both financially and internationally?