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May 16th, 2018

Endangered Species Act Really Works

Protecting endangered species through the U.S. Endangered Species Act really does work and many species near the brink of extinction are making a comeback because of the protections.

February 11th, 2015

People Power, the Solution to Climate Inaction

Many governments are too corrupt or incompetent to take action on climate change, so it is up to you and me.

December 5th, 2014

Fracking Chemicals Cause Sterility & Birth Defects

Chemicals used in fracking operations are highly toxic and can cause a wide range of serious health problems.

November 29th, 2014

Green Energy Now Scotlands Main Source

Scotland now generates more power from solar, wind & biomass than any other single source.

September 11th, 2014

Oil Palm Waste Gas for Heat and Power

The gasification of oil palm can simultaneously remove impurities and produce clean gas for heat and power generation from waste biomass.

September 6th, 2014

New Technique to Convert Landfill Methane into Hydrogen

Scientists have found a new way to convert methane gas into hydrogen.

January 2nd, 2014

Methane Hydrates - Climate Tipping Point?

A new study shows that the observed outgassing near Svalbard could be caused by natural temperature variations and may not be attributed to global warming.

July 26th, 2013

Should We Expect a 20 Meter Ocean Rise?

5 million years ago Earth experienced similar conditions as we are creating now and it resulted in a rise of ocean levels of 20 meters (65.6 feet)

July 17th, 2013

Corrupt Judge Terrorizes Chevron Victims in Ecuador

After dumping 18 billion gallons of toxic waste on the Ecuadorian rain forest, Chevron has the gall to use one of their judges to penalize indigenous Ecuadorians for seeking justice.

July 13th, 2013

Canada Expands Tar Sands Insanity

Despite the madness of converting boreal forests into leaking toxic sludge ponds, the government of Canada has approved a massive expansion of the devastation into some of the most important eco-systems in North America.

July 11th, 2013

Can Global Warming Be Reversed?

Some scientists are claiming that bioenergy with carbon capture and storage (BECCS) can reverse the global warming trend and push temperatures back down, but there are conditions that must first be met.

June 29th, 2013

Major Changes Needed for Coral Reef Survival

To prevent coral reefs around the world from dying off, deep cuts in carbon dioxide emissions are required.

June 23rd, 2013

When Green Algae Run Out of Air

When green algae "can't breathe", they get rid of excess energy through the production of hydrogen.

June 22nd, 2013

Canada's Oil Industry Gets a Message From God

Flooding of biblical proportions has forced the evacuation of most of Canada's oil capital Calgary and and killed at least 3 people. Yet, no one seems to be getting the bigger message.

December 20th, 2012

Divert Power to Shields–Solar Maximum Is Coming

The main reason for this is that there has been an increase in society’s dependence on space-based services that are severely influenced by these disturbances.

December 18th, 2012

Wind and Solar Power Paired With Storage Could Power Grid 99.9 Percent of the Time

Renewable energy could fully power a large electric grid 99.9 percent of the time by 2030 at costs comparable to today's electricity expenses.

December 12th, 2012

Ancient Red Dye Powers New 'Green' Battery

Chemists Use Plant Extract in Eco-Friendly, Sustainable Lithium-Ion Battery.

December 11th, 2012

Wind and Solar Power Paired With Storage Could Power Grid 99.9 Percent of the Time

A well-designed combination of wind power, solar power and storage in batteries and fuel cells would nearly always exceed electricity demands while keeping costs low, the scientists found.

November 28th, 2012

Saudi Arabia Announces $109bn Solar Strategy

Work is due to start on the country's first solar farm early next year, officials say

November 24th, 2012

Rosneft and Statoil Sign Declaration on Russian Arctic Shelf Environmental Protection

Acknowledging that the Arctic environment consists of ecosystems with unique features and resources, and as such, require special protective measures, Rosneft has taken the initiative for a Declaration on environmental protection in the Arctic to be signed with its partners.

November 24th, 2012

Peru Solar Power Program makes Headway

Peru's solar power received a boost with the commissioning of the first of two projects in a $210 million partnership.

November 24th, 2012

UK Energy Deal Triples Renewable Subsidy by 2020

British government support for low-carbon electricity generation will triple by 2020 after the energy and finance ministries reached a deal to end months of wrangling over costly reforms.

November 21st, 2012

Algae Can Take Energy from Other Plants

The alga secretes enzymes (so-called cellulose enzymes) that 'digest' the cellulose, breaking it down into smaller sugar components which are then transported into the cells and transformed into a source of energy: the alga can continue to grow.

November 18th, 2012

Tiny Island Chain Becomes World's First Solar-Powered Territory

Tiny Tokelau will no longer rely on imported diesel, instead switching over to solar panels and coconut-based biofuel.

November 5th, 2012

Pressure Builds For Better Oil Spill Clean-Up Technology

Researchers from Pennsylvania State University have come up with a novel gel that can absorb 40 times that is strong enough recover the oil.

November 4th, 2012

Greening Havana

Sandra Ribalta is now working to raise awareness of climate change, as the key reason for reforestation.

October 16th, 2012

Cities Can Get Greener By 2030 As New Urban Areas Built

The world's urban areas will more than double in size by 2030, presenting an opportunity to build greener and healthier cities.

October 16th, 2012

California City Bans Smoking In Multi-Family Homes

San Francisco suburb banned smoking in duplexes, condominiums and other multi-family homes, with city leaders saying they hoped to lead a wave of such regulations across California and ultimately the country.

October 2nd, 2012

Amsterdam Goes Green With Electric Scooter Taxis

The electric scooters drive at a maximum speed of 25 km/h and can go 130 km on a fully charged electric battery.