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Latin America Green News: coffee and birds both face climate threats, bees and monarchs get a boost from Obama, geothermal and solar progress in Central America

NRDCNRDCFri 3:23pm 77Maria Martinez, Program Assistant, Director of Programs & Latin America Project, Washington, D.C. Latin America Green…

Hexcel to invest $250M in new carbon fiber plant in France; capacity expansions at nearby weaving and prepreg facilities

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFri 4:37am 71Hexcel Corporation will invest $250 million in the construction of a carbon fiber plant in Roussilon, France. The new…
‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an iPhone 6

‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an iPhone 6

InhabitatInhabitatFri 2:30pm 61Read the rest of ‘The Invisible Store of Happiness’ wooden installation produced less carbon emissions than an…

Audi partnering with Baidu and Huawei on vehicle connectivity in China; CarLife support and new LTE module

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFri 9:16am 58Audi is partnering with Baidu and Huawei to intensify the expansion of connectivity of its cars in China. In advance of…

Mercedes-Benz investing around $558 million in Berlin plant; global center of competence for CAMTRONIC

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFri 10:16am 56Mercedes-Benz is investing a total of around €500 million (US$558 million) in its plant in Berlin—the Group’s…
Recharge Wrap-up: Georgia EV supporters threaten lawsuits, Tesla invites hacking at Def Con?

Recharge Wrap-up: Georgia EV supporters threaten lawsuits, Tesla invites hacking at Def Con?

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenFri 6:20pm 56Filed under: Government/Legal, Green, Tesla, Alternative Fuels, Technology, Electric China eliminates taxes for…
Sea lion, fed up with climate change, hits the bar

Sea lion, fed up with climate change, hits the bar

GristGristFri 5:25pm 55Michael Armstrong Sea lions have been driven out of the sea and onto city streets because their tasty sources of food…

Watch David Letterman’s Final Top 10 and Try Not to Laugh [Video]

EcoSalonEcoSalonFri 6:00am 54David Letterman was my late night dude. The first bit I saw him do was the runaway camera that took over New York. After…

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Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

Sluggish Response to Santa Barbara Oil Spill Rings Alarm Bells for the Arctic

NRDCNRDCThu 3:14pm 162Giulia C.S. Good Stefani, Attorney, Marine Mammal and Southern California Ecosystems Projects, Santa Monica An oil…

Seeing without eyes: octopus's skin possesses the same cellular mechanism for detecting light as its eyes do

ScienceDailyScienceDailyWed 7:39pm 943The skin of the California two-spot octopus can sense light even without input from the central nervous system. The…
Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

Australia Finally Agrees On Renewable Energy Target Deal

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaMon 9:55am 135The Australian Government has conceded to a compromised Renewable Energy Target deal with its opposition, bringing the…
Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

Tesla wins in Maryland! Governor allows Tesla to sell directly to customers

InhabitatInhabitatMon 9:23am 135Ever since Tesla started selling cars in the United States it has battled laws that forbid its direct-to-consumer sales…

Promising research trials find new combination of drugs treat underlying cause of most common form of cystic fibrosis

ScienceDailyScienceDailySun 2:33pm 1.2kResults from clinical trials show that a new combination of medications can successfully treat the underlying cause of…
Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

Droughts, Floods and Heatwaves: Blame It on Climate Change

EcoWatchEcoWatchSun 11:21am 139Such studies are calculated to help provoke governments, states and water authorities into preparing for climate change,…
7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

EcoWatchEcoWatchSun 10:54am 134Solar is now so cheap that global adoption appears...
You have to see these pictures of Seattle’s kayaking climate protesters

You have to see these pictures of Seattle’s kayaking climate protesters

GristGristSun 12:10am 135An estimated 500 climate activists took to kayaks, canoes, paddleboards, and even a solar-powered party barge on…