Privatization of Water Supplies Might Limit Fundamental Human Rights

For many of us, availability of clean fresh water is a given. It is quite often difficult to comprehend how it could this ever...

US Government Encourages Farmers To Use Renewable Energy For Increased Profits

Farmers, ranchers and owners of rural businesses are eagerly taking the opportunity to improve their operations, develop new sources of renewable energy and reduce cost with the federal clean energy loans and grants adding up to $30 million.

Arctic Drilling Suspended as Shell Regroups After Mishaps

In 2013, the Arctic is safe from at least one oil company’s drills. Royal Dutch Shell announced on Wednesday that it will not be...

Climate Change: Lack of Action Costs Up to 10x More Than Adaptation

A study supported by Sao Paulo Research Foundation forecasts that by 2100, the sea level at coastal city Santos, where Latin America’s biggest harbor...

China Continues to Pursue Its Nuclear Dream

When China announced recently that it plans to change its 2020 target for nuclear power the world dared to hope. But don't hold your breath: it hasn't announced how much they will change and whether it's for the long run!

Oracle CEO to Create an Eco-Laboratory Island in Hawaii

A sustainable paradise is about to emerge on the Hawaiian island of Lanai, thanks to Larry Ellison, CEO of Oracle. He is planning to...

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...