Wind Power Growing at Tangshanpeng, China, Wind Farm

China Wind Power Growing Faster Than United States’

Covering renewable energy achievements, United States President Barack Obama noted that US wind power generation is number one in the world, but that’s not...
Renault ZOE Electric Vehicle - Quiet and Clean Can Still Be Dangerous

Electric Vehicle Alert System Could be Mandatory in EU by 2019

Ah, the unforgettable sound of an electric vehicle: the soft whine of electric motors is so unlike even the newest internal combustion engines! On the...
ARPA-E Funding for Electric Vehicle Battery Development $36 Million So Far

Electric Vehicle Range Anxiety Addressed by ARPA-E Funding

Electric vehicles are still gaining in popularity, but they still have some important limitations to overcome before they can truly go mainstream. Really, though,...
Highest carbon emissions

NOAA: Carbon Wise, We Are Back in the Pliocene Era

The global average concentration of the greenhouse gas surpassed 400 parts per million in March this year. These levels haven't been seen in over...

Technology Developed for Extracting Carbon Dioxide from Air Efficiently

Most researchers today are concerned with reducing the emission of carbon dioxide by designing more efficient engines and switching to renewable sources of energy....

Forest Burning is “Carbon Neutral,” Says US Senator

Burning forest wood is now considered carbon neutral, according to a shocking new amendment to the Energy Modernization act of 2015. Politicians have the power...

How to Minimize Waste By Repairing Broken Household Items

There is no doubt that the first reaction we have when our household essentials break down is to run to the store and get...

Delaying Internet's Data Could Reduce Its Carbon Emissions

The servers, routers, switches and other components of a network are designed to work with much larger quantities of data than they do daily,...
Electric vehicles should pay their fair share, but how?

Electric Vehicles and the Future of Paying for the National Highway System

For decades, it seems that the best way to unobtrusively pay for, at least the maintenance of, the national highway system has been to...

20-year Study Observes Climate Change Induces Shift in Soil Ecosystem of Antarctic Dry Valleys

Earth Warming Shifts Ecosystems “With climate change, some species are winners, some are losers,” explains Walter Andriuzzi, the lead author of a two-decade-long study led...