Tags : Energy—Renewable

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Alternative Energy Initiatives Require Cross Fertilization Between Information Technology, Social

Alternative energy grids are a thing of the future. Their successful introduction at local and community level depends a lot on eliminating information gaps and getting people organized. Britain is undeniably far ahead in thinking up practical schemes.  A recent study by the Energy Savings Trust in the UK outlines in depth how the social […]Read More

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EPA’s Stephen Johnson Under Fire to Resign: It Wasn’t Always

Saying she has “lost all confidence” in Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Stephen Johnson’s ability to carry out his agency’s mission, Senate Environmental and Public Works Chairman Barbara Boxer called on him to resign his post. Joining Boxer were three other Democratic Senators Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota, Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island, and Frank Lautenberg of New […]Read More

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Gore Challenges Country: 100% Electricity Production From Sources Producing No

In a bold “Apollo-like” statement, delivered today from Washington D.C., former Vice President and Nobel Peace Laureate Al Gore challenged the nation to commit to a renewable energy economy, and to do it now – within the next ten years. Proposing that all electrical generation come from renewable, non-carbon emitting sources is …achievable, affordable, and transformative”, Gore said. Stating […]Read More