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Latin America Green News: Chile launches CO2 tracking tool, Nicaragua's rising renewables, deforestation in Peru

NRDCNRDCMon 5:24pm 112Maria Martinez, Program Assistant, Director of Programs & Latin America Project, Washington, D.C. Latin America Green…
In Kansas, Renewable Energy Could Soon Be A Goal, Not A Requirement

In Kansas, Renewable Energy Could Soon Be A Goal, Not A Requirement

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressMon 5:35pm 70Supporters say rolling back the RPS won’t damage Kansas’ wind industry. CREDIT: Shutterstock Kansas Gov. Sam…
Texas Legislature Votes to Squash Communities' Right to Say

Texas Legislature Votes to Squash Communities' Right to Say "No" to Fracking

NRDCNRDCMon 5:40pm 58Daniel Raichel, Staff Attorney, New York Photo by Daniel Mayer The Texas State Senate passed a bill today--HB 40, passed…
Jack Johnson and Jason Mraz Fight to Save the Great Barrier Reef

Jack Johnson and Jason Mraz Fight to Save the Great Barrier Reef

EcoSalonEcoSalon5:00am 56Musicians Jason Mraz and Jack Johnson, both avid conservationists, are letting their voices be heard when it comes to…
Recharge Wrap-up: Hong Kong gets Tesla resale guarantee, Wrightspeed builds turbine range extender

Recharge Wrap-up: Hong Kong gets Tesla resale guarantee, Wrightspeed builds turbine range extender

Autoblog GreenAutoblog GreenMon 6:20pm 55Filed under: Etc., Green, Misc. Automakers, Tesla, Alternative Fuels, Green Automakers, Technology, Electric Tesla…
Elon Musk’s Tesla Battery + SolarCity’s Solar Systems = Clean Energy Future

Elon Musk’s Tesla Battery + SolarCity’s Solar Systems = Clean Energy Future

EcoWatchEcoWatch10:36am 55Following months of anticipation, Tesla founder Elon Musk unveiled a...
How ExxonMobil's Spending Bonanza Helped Two British Climate Sceptics Set-Up An International Free Market Think Tank

How ExxonMobil's Spending Bonanza Helped Two British Climate Sceptics Set-Up An International Free Market Think Tank

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlog5:09am 54This DeSmog UK epic history post looks at when free-marketeers Roger Bate and Julian Morris made the best of…

Airborne measurements show ozone-forming VOCs emissions from ethanol plant higher than government estimates

Green Car CongressGreen Car Congress12:58pm 50New airborne measurements downwind from an Archer Daniels Midland fuel ethanol plant in Decatur, Illinois, show that…

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Replacing one serving of sugary drink per day by water or unsweetened tea or coffee cuts risk of type 2 diabetes, study shows

ScienceDailyScienceDailyThu 7:11pm 721Replacing the daily consumption of one serving of a sugary drink with either water or unsweetened tea or coffee can…

Illuminating the dark zone: Discoveries about a specific protein and its effects on final step of cell division

ScienceDailyScienceDailyWed 6:24pm 282The human body is a cross between a factory and a construction zone -- at least on the cellular level. Certain proteins…
Report highlights industry plans to flood West Coast with tar sands

Report highlights industry plans to flood West Coast with tar sands

NRDCNRDCApr 28, 2015, 11:30 am 231Anthony Swift, Attorney, International Program, Washington, DC The West Coast could soon become a destination for huge…
You’ve Got to See This Remarkable Off-Grid Cabin Built by Snowboarding Legend Mike Basich

You’ve Got to See This Remarkable Off-Grid Cabin Built by Snowboarding Legend Mike Basich

EcoWatchEcoWatchApr 27, 2015, 12:12 pm 1.2kMike Basich once lived in a luxurious 4,000 square foot mansion, but right now...
Clean Power Plan Won’t Kill The Grid, Even If Wall St. Says It Will

Clean Power Plan Won’t Kill The Grid, Even If Wall St. Says It Will

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaApr 25, 2015, 4:58 pm 142Those who take the Wall Street Journal for gospel miss a lot of what’s going on with US energy, says Denise Robbins…
Pope Francis forces the issue on climate change

Pope Francis forces the issue on climate change

GristGristApr 24, 2015, 6:35 pm 167High-profile climate researchers, U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, and church officials will gather at the Vatican…
Officials: Sumatran rhino is extinct in the wild in Sabah

Officials: Sumatran rhino is extinct in the wild in Sabah

MongabayMongabayApr 23, 2015, 3:15 pm 252There are no Sumatran rhinos left in the wild in the Malaysian state of Sabah, confirmed Masidi Manjun, the Tourism,…

Entire genomes of woolly mammoths mapped: Clues to extinction, possibility of bringing mammoths back

ScienceDailyScienceDailyApr 23, 2015, 12:48 pm 1kAn international team of researchers has sequenced the nearly complete genome of two Siberian woolly mammoths --…