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Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewable Energy and Efficiency?

Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewable Energy and Efficiency?

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 5:02pm 63Originally published at ilsr.org. A June 2014 study by Ceres highlighted the top electric utilities for renewable energy…
United Steel Workers Oil Refinery Strike Spreads

United Steel Workers Oil Refinery Strike Spreads

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogThu 2:03pm 58Workers at Shell and Motiva refineries in Norco, Louisiana, about 30 miles west of New Orleans, have joined the growing…
Cleantech Talk #2 Hits The Air (Elux Karma, Attacks on Electric Cars, Tesla Home Battery, & More)

Cleantech Talk #2 Hits The Air (Elux Karma, Attacks on Electric Cars, Tesla Home Battery, & More)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 4:53pm 53Also published on EV Obsession, Solar Love, & GAS2. Chris DeMorro and I recorded our second “Cleantech Talk” podcast…
Cal Energy Commission adopts report outlining how state transforming transportation system to meet climate goals

Cal Energy Commission adopts report outlining how state transforming transportation system to meet climate goals

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressThu 12:47pm 52The California Energy Commission adopted its 2014 Integrated Energy Policy Report (IEPR) Update, which outlines, among…
Watch Sen. Inhofe Throw a Snowball on Senate Floor to Prove Climate Change Is a ‘Hoax’

Watch Sen. Inhofe Throw a Snowball on Senate Floor to Prove Climate Change Is a ‘Hoax’

EcoWatchEcoWatchThu 6:48pm 51In case you were wondering if snow in Washington, DC dismisses the facts of climate change, watch...
McDonalds' new CEO could help humans win the war against antibiotic resistant bacteria

McDonalds' new CEO could help humans win the war against antibiotic resistant bacteria

NRDCNRDCThu 8:13pm 51Jonathan Kaplan, Director, Food and Agriculture Program, San Francisco McDonalds' freshly appointed CEO, Steve…
The hyperloop could be a futuristic California city’s public transit

The hyperloop could be a futuristic California city’s public transit

GigaomGigaomThu 6:47pm 50A county halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles would be one of the first sites to host a hyperloop track under…
“Countertop” Flow Battery Is Coal-Crushing Energy Storage On Steroids

“Countertop” Flow Battery Is Coal-Crushing Energy Storage On Steroids

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnica3h 43Battered and bruised by natural gas and renewable energy, King Coal is facing a lethal new energy storage foe:…

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White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressSat 12:55pm 142CREDIT: Shutterstock The Obama administration has proposed the first-ever safety regulations for drilling in the U.S.…
IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaSat 5:54am 138The IKEA Group is continuing to make progress on its path to receiving 100% of its energy needs via renewable energy…
Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 17, 2015, 12:10 am 123The city of Philadelphia will be launching an “ambitious” new bike-sharing program, featuring over 60 stations and…
German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 16, 2015, 3:19 pm 127A new study has determined that a significant number of bats are being killed by wind turbines in Germany — of which…
Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

EcoWatchEcoWatchFeb 16, 2015, 2:29 pm 127The study suggests that by eating organically grown versions of those foods highest in pesticide residues, we can...
ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFeb 16, 2015, 7:15 am 782The largest US cities—New York, Los Angeles and Chicago—score best in economic factors but are hindered by poor…
100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

GreenBizGreenBizJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 212Biogen, Allergan, Adidas, Keppel Land and Kesko rank among the world's most sustainable companies. Who joined them?
This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

EcoSalonEcoSalonJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 206How small are we really? Just have a peek at the largest NASA photo ever taken–a super-high resolution image of…