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Washington governor proposes slate of measures to curb GHG emissions & transition state to cleaner energy; cap-and-trade and EV incentives

Washington governor proposes slate of measures to curb GHG emissions & transition state to cleaner energy; cap-and-trade and EV incentives

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressWed 4:00pm 78Washington Governor Jay Inslee announced a set of proposals to transition Washington to cleaner sources of energy and to…
Boeing and South African Airways Partner on Biofuel from Tobacco

Boeing and South African Airways Partner on Biofuel from Tobacco

Triple PunditTriple PunditWed 6:00am 75Boeing and South African Airways (SAA) have announced that they are close to processing the first crop of tobacco plants…
Wind and Solar Power: Transforming the Grid with Clean Energy - Reliably - Every Day

Wind and Solar Power: Transforming the Grid with Clean Energy - Reliably - Every Day

NRDCNRDCWed 4:28pm 68John Moore, Senior Attorney – The Sustainable FERC Project, Chicago Despite years of successful experience, dozens of…
I'll talk politics with climate change deniers - but not science

I'll talk politics with climate change deniers - but not science

The EcologistThe EcologistWed 8:12am 67The responses that climate change demands of us are collective, writes Mark Maslin, and force us to accept the finite…
Obama Permanently Protects Alaska’s Bristol Bay From Oil and Gas Development

Obama Permanently Protects Alaska’s Bristol Bay From Oil and Gas Development

EcoWatchEcoWatchWed 8:33am 57In a victory for fisheries, recreational sportsmen, Native tribes, wildlife and the environment... The post Obama…
Australian Christians Giving Solar To Tony Abbott For Christmas

Australian Christians Giving Solar To Tony Abbott For Christmas

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaWed 5:25am 56An interdenominational Christian group in Australia is currently raising funds to purchase solar panels and…
2016 Toyota Prius Design Could Be A Big Mistake

2016 Toyota Prius Design Could Be A Big Mistake

Gas 2Gas 2Wed 6:00am 54The design of the 2016 Toyota Prius was changed at the last second, as the automaker seeks younger buyers. But could a…
“Coal Means Death for Us”: Big Coal and Forced Evictions in Colombia

“Coal Means Death for Us”: Big Coal and Forced Evictions in Colombia

Triple PunditTriple PunditWed 5:30am 53“Coal means death for us,” one Colombian villager said. “Just like it creates light there, here it generates…

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Extraordinary Photos From Inside the Siberian Methane Blowhole

Extraordinary Photos From Inside the Siberian Methane Blowhole

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 14, 2014, 2:32 pm 213Scientists from the Russian Centre for Arctic Exploration and other scientific institutes descended into... The post…
The Best Diet for the Planet is also Ideal for Humans: Local Plants

The Best Diet for the Planet is also Ideal for Humans: Local Plants

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterNov 14, 2014, 7:00 am 168Vegetarians can add another helping of kale to their plates. According to a study published in the recent issue of the…
The Many Benefits of Meditation for Your Mind and Body

The Many Benefits of Meditation for Your Mind and Body

EcoSalonEcoSalonNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 210Eating right, getting enough sleep and exercising are three incredibly effective ways to improve your overall health and…
Clean Energy For 14 Years In Germany

Clean Energy For 14 Years In Germany

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 8, 2014, 4:00 am 201It’s well known that Germany is a world leader in solar and wind power. There’s a fair amount of unwarranted…
Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

Here are the worst places to live in the U.S., and climate change isn’t helping

GristGristNov 6, 2014, 6:07 pm 193From wildfires and drought in the Southwest to hurricanes and floods on the Eastern seaboard, sometimes it seems like…
Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

Buyout of Alta Bike Share Means Big Expansion of Citi Bike & Other Bikeshares

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaNov 6, 2014, 4:20 am 209The buyout of Alta Bike Share, which operates New York City’s Citi Bike program, is essentially a done deal. It…
Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

Dark Money Fuels Election Wins for Climate Deniers

EcoWatchEcoWatchNov 5, 2014, 1:27 pm 217Climate deniers won a slew of races, fueled by spending from fossil fuel interests such as the Koch brothers... The post…
Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Likely to Pass Thanks to GOP Senate Wins

InhabitatInhabitatNov 5, 2014, 12:30 pm 196Yesterday’s Republican Party gains in the Senate put the passing of legislation that would give the go ahead to the…