Trending on EcoTopical 24h


Burning coal can help the planet, delusional U.N. board decides

Burning coal can help the planet, delusional U.N. board decides

GristGristMon 6:23pm 148Good news, America! The U.N. has just proved that the United States does not have the world’s monopoly on bad climate…
Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

Big surprise in the greenhouse: study finds economic costs of climate change hugely underestimated

MongabayMongabayMon 7:13pm 105Look at most climate change projection graphs and you will see a smoothly rising red line of increasing temperature,…
Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl

Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl

InhabitatInhabitat11:01am 91Read the rest of Unexpected Aurora Skyscraper purifies air and water in Chernobyl Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg…
Natural Filters: Freshwater Mussels Deployed to Clean Up Polluted Rivers

Natural Filters: Freshwater Mussels Deployed to Clean Up Polluted Rivers

Yale e360Yale e3609:40am 85When rivers and streams become polluted, one of the first casualties is often freshwater mussels, which effectively…
Cruze Diesel Road Trip reveals the good and bad, but no ugly

Cruze Diesel Road Trip reveals the good and bad, but no ugly

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenMon 8:00pm 50Filed under: Green, Chevrolet, Volkswagen, AutoblogGreen Exclusive Over 1,300 miles in a diesel-powereed Chevy Cruze…
Tenneco developing new gasoline particulate filter (GPF) technology ahead of Euro 6c emissions regulation

Tenneco developing new gasoline particulate filter (GPF) technology ahead of Euro 6c emissions regulation

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress4h 49Tenneco is leveraging its expertise in diesel particulate filter (DPF) technology to develop gasoline particulate…
On Gendered, Loaded Words: It’s Time for Redefinition

On Gendered, Loaded Words: It’s Time for Redefinition

EcoSalonEcoSalon4:00am 49There are a lot of loaded words falling out of people’s mouths these days. Many of these words are gendered and their…
Berkeley Lab/UC Berkeley study shows EV batteries meet daily travel needs of 85%+ of US drivers even after 20% energy capacity fade; calls for new EOL criteria

Berkeley Lab/UC Berkeley study shows EV batteries meet daily travel needs of 85%+ of US drivers even after 20% energy capacity fade; calls for new EOL criteria

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress5:07am 49A new study by researchers from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) and UC Berkeley shows…

Latest News Stream


Featured Articles All time


California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

California Senate Bill 40 — Proposal To Limit Tax-Funded Rebates To Cars Under $40,000 (Subtext: So, No Teslas)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFri 5:39am 133A proposal to limit tax-funded rebates to cars (i.e., electric ones) under $40,000 in price was recently put forward in…
Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

Beijing to shut down all major coal plants by 2016

InhabitatInhabitatMar 24, 2015, 12:11 pm 126Beijing is finally ready to kick its coal power habit – China’s capital city just announced plans to shut down the…
Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Head of Episcopal Church: Denying Climate Change Is ‘Blind’ And Immoral

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 12:03 pm 126Presiding Bishop of The Episcopal Church, the Most Rev. Katharine Jefferts Schori, right, told The Guardian that denying…
Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Paris Bans Half Of Registered Cars To Reduce Pollution

Gas 2Gas 2Mar 24, 2015, 12:00 pm 161Faced with a pollution crisis of epic proportions, the mayor of Paris announced on Saturday that starting today, March…
Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Australia Unveils Plan To Save The World’s Largest Coral Reef System

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMar 24, 2015, 8:00 am 80In this Nov. 2002 file photo provided by Queensland Tourism, an unidentified woman snorkels on the Great Barrier Reef…
Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Brazil Food Guidelines Blow the U.S. Out of the Water

Eat Drink BetterEat Drink BetterMar 24, 2015, 5:00 am 91Brazil released a new set of food guidelines, and they're kind of a game-changer. The Brazil food guidelines take a…
How packaging plays in the circular economy

How packaging plays in the circular economy

GreenBizGreenBizMar 24, 2015, 4:00 am 93Packaging reuse could save the industry some $11.4 billion that's now represented in discarded material. But it will…
Our solar system may have once harbored super-earths: Earth belongs to a second generation of planets

Our solar system may have once harbored super-earths: Earth belongs to a second generation of planets

ScienceDailyScienceDailyMar 23, 2015, 4:23 pm 218New calculations and simulations suggest that a number of super-Earths might have once existed in the inner solar…