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Nestle UK Turning Unsold, Rejected Chocolates Into Electricity

Nestle UK Turning Unsold, Rejected Chocolates Into Electricity

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnica7:00am 53Nestle’s Fawdon-based confectionary factory has installed a 200 kW power generation unit that converts leftover…
Official: UK's 2014 Next Green Car Awards fetes VW e-Up!, Tesla Model S

Official: UK's 2014 Next Green Car Awards fetes VW e-Up!, Tesla Model S

Autoblog GreenAutoblog Green8:47am 50Filed under: Diesel, EV/Plug-in, Hybrid, MPG They like the Tesla Model S across the Pond, too. The California-made…
DIY: How to Recycle Aluminum Soda and Beer Cans into Roof Shingles and Siding

DIY: How to Recycle Aluminum Soda and Beer Cans into Roof Shingles and Siding

InhabitatInhabitat10:15am 41Many people recycle old aluminum cans so that they are diverted from landfills and reused to make a variety of items.…
Audi, Toyota, Honda and Nissan lead us into the 22nd century car.

Audi, Toyota, Honda and Nissan lead us into the 22nd century car.

Earth TimesEarth Times2h 41A few have made the step to electric or hybrid cars. More will be following, but how will the next generation of green…
Keystone, Schmeystone: US Marines Want More Portable Solar Power To Fight The War Of The Future

Keystone, Schmeystone: US Marines Want More Portable Solar Power To Fight The War Of The Future

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaSat 5:47pm 40All that hot air over the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline doesn't mean beans to US Marines: they want more portable solar…
Nigeria: Shell's false oil spill claims exposed in court

Nigeria: Shell's false oil spill claims exposed in court

The EcologistThe Ecologist7:48am 40A London court has forced Shell to disclose documents about its pipelines and oils spills in Nigeria, writes Sarah…
DOE Bioenergy Technologies Office updates 5-year program plan; commercially viable hydrocarbon biofuel technologies by 2017; <$3/GGE

DOE Bioenergy Technologies Office updates 5-year program plan; commercially viable hydrocarbon biofuel technologies by 2017; <$3/GGE

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress7:33am 38BETO high-level schedule. Click to enlarge. The US Department of Energy (DOE) Bioenergy Technologies Office (BTO) has…
Seychelles poachers go nutty for erotic shaped seed

Seychelles poachers go nutty for erotic shaped seed

PHYSorgPHYSorg9:19am 38Under cover of darkness in the steamy jungles of the Seychelles thieves creep out to harvest the sizeable and valuable…

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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 138Scientists 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 101Vegetarians 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 144Eating 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 126It’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 124From 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 143The 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 153Climate 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 129Yesterday’s Republican Party gains in the Senate put the passing of legislation that would give the go ahead to the…