South-North Water Transfer Project in China

One of the fastest-growing developing mega-economies in the world is striking more environmental hurdles than expected.  This time, it is in regards to water...

The global transition to clean energy – explained in 12 charts

A report released by Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21) goes into that question in considerable detail. The Renewables Global Status...

UC Professor’s Device Produces Energy from Evaporating Water

Scientists from Columbia University have built a device that generates electricity from evaporating water. Over the years people have found many different ways to generate...

Hydroelectric Dams Disturbing to Wildlife, Study Finds

Hydroelectric dams were recently recognized to threaten a number of species on reservoir islands. Popular around the world, hydroelectric dams were discovered to have...