“The Climate Declaration” Unites Leading Companies Against Climate Change

Leading corporate U.S. companies released the Climate Declaration, a public statement, which urges policy makers in the country to take immediate actions against climate...
Renewable energy even works on small residential installations.

Renewable Energy Sources Attractive as Oil Price Increases

Renewable energy sources just wouldn’t be very high on the priority list with the price of oil less than half that of even six...
Envia Systems' Advanced Lithium-Ion Battery

Envia Systems Advanced Lithium-Ion Battery Company Faces Legal Problems

Of course, A123 Systems was not the only lithium-ion battery company to arise just as plug-in hybrid and battery electric vehicles were coming onto...
Wind Turbine Rotor Mounting in Germany

German Automakers Install Renewable Energy Systems, a Win, Win, Win Situation

In Germany, industrial businesses pay a premium on renewable energy, a tax which seems to be funding the development and and installation of further...
Coal Burning Plant in Alma Wisconsin

Fossil Fuel Rehab Postponed – Coal Burning Predictions

Fossil fuels, including everything from natural gas and coal to oil and jet fuel, are pumping more and more carbon dioxide into the...
Burning tires – That’s totally renewable energy, right?

Backfire – Michigan Says Burning Tires is a Renewable Energy Source

“Tire burning” and “Renewable Energy” doesn’t seem to make a whole lot of sense to me, especially considering that tires are made from synthetic...

Green Consumerism Deterred by Europe’s Emissions Trading System

An economist at the University of East Anglia (UEA) has determined that recommendations made by governmental agencies and environmental NGOs can limit consumers’ efforts...
Solar Power Harvesting Under Continual Development

ARPA-E-backed Hybrid Solar Cells Make Better Use of Light, Day or Night

Earth gets the equivalent of 84TWh/day in solar power at the surface, but current technology doesn't allow us to collect it all, which is...
COMPETES Act

COMPETES Act Threatens Climate Science Research

Climate change research is about to take a big hit under legislation passed today by the US House of Representatives. The bill, known as...

EV Battery Maker A123 Dropping Fast, Funding Needed

There are sharp declines in the financial position of lithium-ion battery manufacturer A123 Systems, fanning in a lot of heat on this 10-year-old company...