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Deutsche Bank: Solar Will Be Dominant Global Electricity Source By 2030

Originally published on RenewEconomy. Deutsche Bank says solar market is massive, will generate $5 trillion in revenue by 2030. It describes solar plus storage as next the killer app, and says even in India there will be 25% solar by 2022. Show More Summary

Wind Energy Was Largest Source Of New US Electricity In 2014

The American Wind Energy Association has commented on the US Department of Energy’s data released for 2014 this week, which showed that wind energy added “significantly more” electricity than any other resource across the year. According...Show More Summary

Canadian Solar Hits Record Revenue & Shipments, Misses Expectations, Shares Still Jump

Canadian Solar has released its fourth quarter and full-year 2014 earnings, reporting record projects sold, shipped, revenue, net income, and free cash flow, missed market estimates, and still saw its shares jump an incredible 14%. Never let it be said that finances make sense. Show More Summary

71 Percent Of Investors Are Interested In Sustainable Investing

Individual investors are looking for ways to make investing more sustainable, according to a new survey conducted by the Morgan Stanley Institute for Sustainable Investing, but many don’t see sustainable investing as cooperative with financial gains. Show More Summary

Decoding the Secret Language of Egg Cartons

by Sheela Prakash Are those eggs really "extra large"? What does an "omega-3" egg have that others don't? Here, we unscramble the jargon. Shopping for eggs? Better bring a glossary. Egg makers are slapping all manner of industry terms...Show More Summary

7 Reasons People Dump Their Dog

(Photo by Woody Hibbard) When I hear someone badmouthing their dog's behavior, I wonder what they do when an appliance breaks. Usually when things breakdown, people call a repairman who identifies the problem, fixes the issue, and disappears into the night. Show More Summary

New documents prove leading climate change denier was paid $1.2M by fossil fuel companies to fuel “debate” about global warming

45 minutes agoLifestyle / Green Living : Inhabitat

In an effort to keep America believing that climate change is naturally caused by things like variations in the sun’s energy, politicians have, for years, cited scientists like Wei-Hock Soon who said he found scientific evidence pointing to such facts. Guess

Women in Corporate Leadership Twitter Chat TODAY!

Join PwC, Northern Trust, and TriplePundit for a special Twitter Chat about women in corporate leadership roles, in honor of International Women’s Day.

Senate fails to override Obama’s Keystone XL veto

The Senate put one more nail in the Keystone XL Pipeline’s coffin yesterday when it failed to override President Obama’s presidential veto of the project. With a two-thirds majority needed for the override to succeed, the Senate only managed to get 62

Tropical Swiss Thai House wraps a reclaimed wood deck around an azure pool

Located near the east coast of the Gulf of Thailand in South East Asia, this home is smartly laid out in two stories. The main floor holds the kitchen, dining area, and a large living room surrounded by floor-to-ceiling glass windows. The living area overlooks

“Moneyless man” Mark Boyle builds the world’s first free pub

Mark Boyle, better known as the "Moneyless man" is bringing his message of unconditional giving to a permaculture project in Ireland called An Teach Saor, Gaellic for "the free house." When it's complete, Boyle's community center will offer workshops and lectures;

Nation’s first luxury, custom tiny home builder lets you live large in small spaces

Style isn’t the only thing that’s big in Tiny Heirloom’s luxurious and beautifully detailed tiny homes—the custom base model package starts at a hefty $65,000 price tag. For that price however, clients can expect high-end materials like granite countertops

Locals could commute in Edmonton using ice skates and sleds on the new Freezeway

Landscape architecture student Matthew Gibbs wants to be getting around the chilly Canadian city of Edmonton a lot more easy- and fun. Designed for his thesis project, the city is considering a pilot of Gibbs’ Edmonton Freezeway, which would create a seven

WATCH: The Greatest Wine Promotion Commercial Ever?

It seems that California wineries have been beaten at their own game by a commercial for a small Pennsylvania winery that incorporates both Hollywood and…Tupac. The fun commercial for Grace Read More The post WATCH: The Greatest Wine Promotion Commercial Ever? appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Tesla Model S, Nissan LEAF, & BMW i3 Top US Electric Car Sales In February

Here’s my latest electric vehicle sales report, originally published on EV Obsession: US February electric car sales are in, and the medals go to Tesla (Gold), Nissan (Silver), and BMW (Bronze). They were head and shoulders above the rest. Show More Summary

Hands on with Sony’s Project Morpheus virtual reality headset

The big guns are coming for virtual reality, and they know what they are doing. A hands-on demo with Sony's Project Morpheus proved it really is a comfortable, stylish and mighty…

Cabin 2 is a gorgeous contemporary extension to a mid-century holiday retreat

The 110-square-meter holiday home extension was created to accommodate extended visits from family members and guests. Since Cabin 2 was designed as a separate unit from the existing cabin, the new self-contained structure comprises a bedroom and ensuite,

Mecanoo completes the new Delft train station

The architects aimed to design a station that would reflect the city history while providing a contemporary space "that makes it clear to visitors that they have arrived in Delft." The glass facade reflects the sky and references vernacular window designs

3M, ForestEthics Bury Hatchet, Save Forests

Crafted in collaboration with ForestEthics and Greenpeace, 3M's new pulp and paper sourcing policy establishes a new industry sustainability standard aimed at ensuring "that all the virgin wood fiber going into 3M's paper-based products and packaging comes from sources that protect forests and respect human rights.”

Is Whole Foods Unethical for Selling Tilapia Raised by Prison Labor?

Whole Foods has long touted its “something great” tilapia, but the company is cagey about where they source it. No wonder: some is thanks to prison labor.

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