WaterWonk’s Smartphone Apps Provide Fun Way to Reduce Water Waste

Don't you just wish to be able to calculate how much water you waste or could save by applying only slight changes to your...

Chinese Kindergartners More Knowledgeable About Electric Cars

Not many were introduced to electric cars as early as kindergarten. Yet, in China, Tesla is providing an educational program for kindergartners to learn...

The Cost of Fluorescent Lighting Continues to Increase

According to major lamp manufacturers, the cost of fluorescent lighting continues to grow due to the shortage of rare earth metals. The prices are...

New Enzyme Converts Plant-Derived Lignin to Bioplastics

An international research team, including scientists from U.S. Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratory, has discovered a new family of cytochrome P450 enzymes. They...

2014 World Cup In Brazil Will Add 2.7 Million Tons of CO2 to The...

Football fans across the globe are eagerly waiting for the 2014 Football World Cup, which will take place in Brazil in only a few...

Asteroids Could Be Future Source of Water and Precious Materials

Some would say it's a long shot, some that it's pure science fiction, but the challenge is on: mining asteroids for water, platinum, nickel...

Hungary to Build $1 Billion Green-Powered Town From Scratch

  Hungary is planning to create a green-powered town with jobs and housing for thousands on a barren strip of Danube flood plain. German property investment...
Airbus A320 eTaxi is "More Than Twice as Fuel-Efficient" on the Ground

Taxiing Green With Airbus A320’s Fuel-Efficient eTaxi System

In the air, the Airbus A320 passenger plane is one of the most fuel-efficient single-aisle aircraft that airlines can invest in. On the ground, however,...

London's Eco Nightclub to Open Today

You eat. You dance. You generate power. All the shaking-for-nothing floors of London's nightclubs are one step behind the city's most eco-friendly nightclub. San Francisco has got one, and so does Rotterdam. Basically, the whole idea behind this concept is to generate electricity from the shaking dance floor, electricity which would largely power the dancers' music and lights. It's like "pedal for electricity", but more fun.

Automated Electric Bill Payment Increases Power Consumption, Automatically

Going for paperless billing is good for the environment because you kill less trees for paper, no fuel is burned to deliver your bill, and...