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May 16th, 2018Endangered 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, 2015People 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, 2014Fracking 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, 2014Green Energy Now Scotlands Main Source
Scotland now generates more power from solar, wind & biomass than any other single source.
November 3rd, 2014Hyundai-Kia to Pay $100M for Climate Violations
September 11th, 2014Oil 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, 2014New Technique to Convert Landfill Methane into Hydrogen
Scientists have found a new way to convert methane gas into hydrogen.
January 2nd, 2014Methane 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, 2013Should 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, 2013Corrupt 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, 2013Canada 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, 2013Can 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, 2013Major 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, 2013When 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, 2013Canada'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, 2012Divert 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, 2012Wind 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, 2012Ancient Red Dye Powers New 'Green' Battery
Chemists Use Plant Extract in Eco-Friendly, Sustainable Lithium-Ion Battery.
December 11th, 2012Wind 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, 2012Saudi Arabia Announces $109bn Solar Strategy
Work is due to start on the country's first solar farm early next year, officials say
November 24th, 2012Rosneft 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, 2012Peru 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, 2012UK 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, 2012Algae 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, 2012Tiny 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, 2012Pressure 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, 2012Greening Havana
Sandra Ribalta is now working to raise awareness of climate change, as the key reason for reforestation.
October 16th, 2012Cities 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, 2012California 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, 2012Amsterdam 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.