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BIO: RFS policy instability has chilled advanced and cellulosic biofuel investments; $13.7B shortfall

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress12:00pm 69EPA’s delays in rulemaking for the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) over the past two years have chilled necessary…

Latin America Green News: Chile launches CO2 tracking tool, Nicaragua's rising renewables, deforestation in Peru

NRDCNRDC5:24pm 62Maria Martinez, Program Assistant, Director of Programs & Latin America Project, Washington, D.C. Latin America Green…
Tesla CPO Offerings Get Organized

Tesla CPO Offerings Get Organized

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnica8:10am 60Originally published on EV Obsession. With the recent official launch of Tesla’s Pre-Owned Model S resale program,…
Wrightspeed unveils new turbine range extender for medium- and heavy-duty electric powertrains; 30% more efficient than current microturbine generators

Wrightspeed unveils new turbine range extender for medium- and heavy-duty electric powertrains; 30% more efficient than current microturbine generators

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress8:05am 54Wrightspeed Inc., a developer of range-extended electric vehicle powertrains for medium- and heavy-duty vehicles…

In Nepal's next big quake, hydropower dams threaten catastrophe

The EcologistThe Ecologist5:18am 52A spate of hydroelectric dam building in Nepal means that future earthquakes could send inland tsunamis flooding down…
World on course to lose 1 in 6 species to climate change – South America, Australia, New Zealand face even more extinctions

World on course to lose 1 in 6 species to climate change – South America, Australia, New Zealand face even more extinctions

MongabayMongabay11:26am 51Renowned biologist E.O Wilson, assessing Earth's sixth great extinction now underway, described the future as a…
Monopolistic medical establishment attacks 89-year-old philanthropist doctor who sees patients from car - He wins case!

Monopolistic medical establishment attacks 89-year-old philanthropist doctor who sees patients from car - He wins case!

NaturalNewsNaturalNews1:20am 50(NaturalNews) An 89-year-old doctor who has been seeing low-income patients out of his car will be able to continue…

Making a Market Deep in the Rainforest

Triple PunditTriple Pundit5:30am 47Rainforest Alliance is betting a true triple-bottom-line project can protect the Guatemalan rainforest. Can they pull it…

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Replacing one serving of sugary drink per day by water or unsweetened tea or coffee cuts risk of type 2 diabetes, study shows

ScienceDailyScienceDailyThu 7:11pm 525Replacing the daily consumption of one serving of a sugary drink with either water or unsweetened tea or coffee can…

Illuminating the dark zone: Discoveries about a specific protein and its effects on final step of cell division

ScienceDailyScienceDailyWed 6:24pm 280The human body is a cross between a factory and a construction zone -- at least on the cellular level. Certain proteins…
Report highlights industry plans to flood West Coast with tar sands

Report highlights industry plans to flood West Coast with tar sands

NRDCNRDCTue 11:30am 230Anthony Swift, Attorney, International Program, Washington, DC The West Coast could soon become a destination for huge…
You’ve Got to See This Remarkable Off-Grid Cabin Built by Snowboarding Legend Mike Basich

You’ve Got to See This Remarkable Off-Grid Cabin Built by Snowboarding Legend Mike Basich

EcoWatchEcoWatchApr 27, 2015, 12:12 pm 1.2kMike Basich once lived in a luxurious 4,000 square foot mansion, but right now...
Clean Power Plan Won’t Kill The Grid, Even If Wall St. Says It Will

Clean Power Plan Won’t Kill The Grid, Even If Wall St. Says It Will

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaApr 25, 2015, 4:58 pm 141Those who take the Wall Street Journal for gospel miss a lot of what’s going on with US energy, says Denise Robbins…
Pope Francis forces the issue on climate change

Pope Francis forces the issue on climate change

GristGristApr 24, 2015, 6:35 pm 163High-profile climate researchers, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, and church officials will gather at the Vatican…
Officials: Sumatran rhino is extinct in the wild in Sabah

Officials: Sumatran rhino is extinct in the wild in Sabah

MongabayMongabayApr 23, 2015, 3:15 pm 248There are no Sumatran rhinos left in the wild in the Malaysian state of Sabah, confirmed Masidi Manjun, the Tourism,…

Entire genomes of woolly mammoths mapped: Clues to extinction, possibility of bringing mammoths back

ScienceDailyScienceDailyApr 23, 2015, 12:48 pm 1kAn international team of researchers has sequenced the nearly complete genome of two Siberian woolly mammoths --…