President Obama calls on the nation to build a new energy economy. Read More
Van Jones and the Catholic Church have at least one thing in common. They both see this year's Earth Day as an especially important one with the world facing significant challenges in energy, jobs, and climate. All these issues come together on Earth Day. Read More
Bright Automotive and Envision Solar International teamed up to introduce and demonstrate a 100-MPG plug-in hybrid electric multi-purpose vehicle and solar-powered charging "trees" designed for use in parking lots at an Earth Day event in the nation's capital yesterday.Read More
Navistar has been awarded up to $10 million by the DoE to share the cost of developing a new, improved version of its IC plug-in electric hybrid school bus.Read More
Algae-to-biofuels pioneer OriginOil announced a breakthrough process that extracts and separates a biofuel oil from the algae that produce it and the watery medium in which they grow. Read More
There was a time when owning and using a cell phone was an expensive proposition. Only high-powered executives or road dogs had – or could afford – to use the bulky devices. But once the basic technology of cellular wireless phone service was established, cell phone use exploded (and for our younger readers: yes, there […]Read More
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The plastic ocean
On the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, scientists find a surprise: Coastal life https://nbcnews.to/3IgDD3G
@earth_warming My sister always points out the human rights aspect of mining. Cobalt mining, for example, is tied to child labor in the DRC.
Saying you want to transition away from fossil fuels is one thing, doing it is another.
Biden Gulf Oil Sale Means More Drilling Within Legacy Chemical Dump Site https://bit.ly/3o6BK1m