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Burning coal can help the planet, delusional U.N. board decides

Burning coal can help the planet, delusional U.N. board decides

GristGristMon 6:23pm 93Good news, America! The U.N. has just proved that the United States does not have the world’s monopoly on bad climate…
EV Battery Prices, Battery Lifetime, & Battery Breakthroughs (Cleantech Talk #7)

EV Battery Prices, Battery Lifetime, & Battery Breakthroughs (Cleantech Talk #7)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMon 5:10am 62This week’s Cleantech Talk news episode is something like a “battery special.” Chris DeMorro and I talk about…
Coming Toyota Supra to forgo hybrid, get a BMW six-cylinder turbo?

Coming Toyota Supra to forgo hybrid, get a BMW six-cylinder turbo?

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenMon 11:40am 56Filed under: Green, BMW, Toyota, Coupe, Future, Hybrid, Performance Car and Driver reports that the Toyota Supra will…
9 months after Amazonian oil pipeline spill, effects and fears linger

9 months after Amazonian oil pipeline spill, effects and fears linger

MongabayMongabayMon 2:16pm 49When Peru's state-run oil company pulled out of this small Kukama Indian village in mid-December after cleaning up an…
Congrats! Solar Impulse Sets Down in Chongqing, China (Videos)

Congrats! Solar Impulse Sets Down in Chongqing, China (Videos)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMon 3:32pm 49Originally published on 1Sun4All. Solar Impulse 2, piloted by Bertrand Piccard, has landed in Chongqing, China,…
Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

MongabayMongabayMon 7:13pm 48Look at most climate change projection graphs and you will see a smoothly rising red line of increasing temperature,…
Carl Pope: Sen. Harry Reid’s Retirement a Major Loss to the Climate Movement

Carl Pope: Sen. Harry Reid’s Retirement a Major Loss to the Climate Movement

EcoWatchEcoWatchMon 2:39pm 47As Harry Reid watched the unfolding urgency of climate science after he became Majority leader in 2005, one of his…
$126 Million Dollar IPO For SolarEdge

$126 Million Dollar IPO For SolarEdge

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMon 3:25pm 47Israel-based startup SolarEdge recently raised $126 million in its IPO, with it arguably being the most high-profile…

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California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 5:39am 129A proposal to limit tax-funded rebates to cars (i.e., electric ones) under $40,000 in price was recently put forward in…
Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

InhabitatInhabitatMar 24, 2015, 12:11 pm 122Beijing is finally ready to kick its coal power habit – China’s capital city just announced plans to shut down the…
Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 12:03 pm 123Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, right, told The Guardian that denying…
Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Gas 2Gas 2Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 pm 159Faced with a pollution crisis of epic proportions, the mayor of Paris announced on Saturday that starting today, March…
Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 8:00 am 79In this Nov. 2002 file photo provided by Queensland Tourism, an unidentified woman snorkels on the Great Barrier Reef…
Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterMar 24, 2015, 5:00 am 88Brazil released a new set of food guidelines, and they're kind of a game-changer. The Brazil food guidelines take a…
How packaging plays in the circular economy

How packaging plays in the circular economy

GreenBizGreenBizMar 24, 2015, 4:00 am 89Packaging reuse could save the industry some $11.4 billion that's now represented in discarded material. But it will…
Our solar system may have once harbored super-earths: Earth belongs to a second generation of planets

Our solar system may have once harbored super-earths: Earth belongs to a second generation of planets

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMar 23, 2015, 4:23 pm 213New calculations and simulations suggest that a number of super-Earths might have once existed in the inner solar…