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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Cleaning up abandoned wells is good news.
Interior reveals plans for orphan well cleanup https://bit.ly/3fHs5tj
Whatever narrative you want to use to get to a low carbon economy. Nobody will accuse Mr. Fink of being woke.
BlackRock’s Larry Fink: climate policies are about profits, not being ‘woke’ https://bit.ly/356Wb7t
Analysis: The climate papers most featured in the media in 2021 https://www.carbonbrief.org/analysis-the-climate-papers-most-featured-in-the-media-in-2021
Their habitats destroyed, elephants venture closer to human settlements and die when they eat plastic waste in open dumps.
Elephants dying from eating plastic waste in Sri Lankan dump | AP News https://bit.ly/33vsHzJ
"If this tidal wave of pollution continues unchecked, the anticipated plastics in the seas by 2040 could exceed the collective weight of all fish in the ocean."
Plastic crisis needs binding treaty, report says https://bbc.in/3Id7BVu #plasticpollution @BBCWorld