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Resistance genes from wild relatives of crops offer opportunities for more sustainable agriculture worldwide

PHYSorgPHYSorg8:00am 70Growing crops with stacks of two or more resistance genes from closely related species, introduced into the crop via for…
BMW showcasing new connected car apps; Smart Home, G2 smart watch, GoPro

BMW showcasing new connected car apps; Smart Home, G2 smart watch, GoPro

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress4:50am 62BMW is showcasing new solutions for the “connected car” under the BMW ConnectedDrive banner at the IFA 2015 show in…
Bosch 48V mild hybrid system to be production-ready by 2017; Gen 2 prototype integrated in transmission for all-electric driving

Bosch 48V mild hybrid system to be production-ready by 2017; Gen 2 prototype integrated in transmission for all-electric driving

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress9:55am 55Bosch is developing a 48V entry-level hybrid system that will be production-ready by 2017. “The boost recuperation…

Mazda and Sollers sign memorandum of understanding aimed at establishing engine plant at Vladivostok JV

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress10:03am 51Mazda Motor Corporation and OJSC Sollers have agreed with the Government of the Russian Federation to begin assessing…
Toshiba catalyst for efficient direct solar conversion of CO2 into ethylene glycol

Toshiba catalyst for efficient direct solar conversion of CO2 into ethylene glycol

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress7:02am 50Toshiba has developed a prototype of a highly efficient molecular catalyst that converts carbon dioxide into ethylene…
Crazy Flintstone House is on sale for $4.2 million in the San Francisco Bay Area

Crazy Flintstone House is on sale for $4.2 million in the San Francisco Bay Area

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Tesla Model X Acceleration vs Competing SUVs (+ More Spy Pics)

Gas 2Gas 28:43am 45Two of the awesome facts that came out with the recent Model X design studio leak were acceleration times. Everyone…
Audi introduces new top end diesel SQ5 TDI plus; 340 hp, 35.6 mpg

Audi introduces new top end diesel SQ5 TDI plus; 340 hp, 35.6 mpg

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress12:47pm 44Audi is further expanding its range of S models, with the new SQ5 TDI plus arriving at German dealerships in October.…

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EERC working with Fuel Cell Energy on $3.5M ARPA-E project for electrochemical cell to convert natural gas to methanol

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressSat 10:57am 241The University of North Dakota Energy & Environmental Research Center (EERC) is working with FuelCell Energy, Inc., an…
Jeb Bush once tried to house Katrina victims on cruise ships

Jeb Bush once tried to house Katrina victims on cruise ships

GristGristAug 28, 2015, 4:42 pm 215This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.…

Aspiration versus climate change: can we win back the centre left?

The EcologistThe EcologistAug 28, 2015, 6:34 am 271Commitment to action on climate change was once a banner of modernism adopted by by both Tony Blair and David Cameron,…
Preview for Obama-Modi Visit in September: The U.S. Clean Power Plan as a Driver for Global Clean Energy Action

Preview for Obama-Modi Visit in September: The U.S. Clean Power Plan as a Driver for Global Clean Energy Action

NRDCNRDCAug 26, 2015, 8:46 pm 223Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco With the announcement of the Clean Power Plan, the U.S. took a big step…

HIV testing among older adults is declining, despite CDC recommendation

ScienceDailyScienceDailyAug 26, 2015, 8:43 pm 361In 2006 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommended that most doctors should automatically screen all…

INDIA GREEN NEWS: Untapped Energy Efficiency Potential; Fund for Off-Grid Clean Energy Solutions; Lost Lives Due to Air Pollution

NRDCNRDCAug 14, 2015, 6:42 pm 344Ariel Cooper, Program Assistant, San Francisco India Green News is a selection of news highlights about environmental…
Reflecting on the

Reflecting on the "People's President" to Solve India's Energy Challenges: Renewable Energy Act is Step in Right Direction

NRDCNRDCJul 31, 2015, 6:08 pm 507Anjali Jaiswal, Senior Attorney, San Francisco Guest Post by Nehmat Kaur, NRDC India Representative India's former…
Solarizing Greece Is a Way Out of Its Financial Crisis

Solarizing Greece Is a Way Out of Its Financial Crisis

EcoWatchEcoWatchJul 31, 2015, 10:31 am 340It is high time that Greece seized upon its greatest and still largely unexploited asset ......