Granted, the rumors are the after-tax-credit cost, but $29k for an 80mpg mini van sounds too good to be true.
Automotive designer Henrik Fisker just revealed the first head-on image of his upcoming long-range electric car. The new design is sleek and aerodynamic, with adaptive LED headlights and a combination radar and camera mounted in theShow More Summary
Originally published on RenewEconomy by Sophie Vorrath The US company behind a promising grid-scale energy storage technology known as liquid metal batteries is looking to set up a collaborative research base in Australia, and possibly a manufacturing hub, as it begins to test its technology at scale. Show More Summary
Originally published on PlanetSave Norway has a love/hate relationship with fossil fuels. On the one hand, it has plentiful oil and gas reserves which it sells to other countries. The profits go to fund much of the social programs Norway is known for. Show More Summary
Originally published on SolarLove This week, the North Star solar farm north of Minneapolis – St. Paul began producing electrical power for the first time. North Star is the largest solar farm in the midwest and will supply enough electricity to power 20,000 homes. Show More Summary
France's government scuttled plans to include a carbon tax in its fiscal year 2016 budget. The sudden decision comes at a time when France’s energy portfolio faces several challenges.
Some fear aging as a time of slowing down, but many embrace it as a time to enjoy hobbies, volunteer and spend time with loved ones. While there is no magic bullet to solve the complex problems facing seniors, there are ways companies can make a difference when it comes to healthy aging.
Located in Qinglong Mountain National Geological Park, the dragon egg museum and its form was determined by the placement of the dinosaur eggs laid around 70 million years ago. The 70-meter-long building also pays homage to its moreShow More Summary
Material science plays an increasingly significant role in product development as businesses focus on sustainability.
In her recent book "Green Giants," Freya Williams identifies six factors common to companies with at least a billion dollars in annual green product sales.
JPMorgan Chase is committing $75 million to support women-, minority- and veteran-owned small businesses over next three years.
These companies are finding solutions to everyday problems by creating unique, out-of-the-box food products. What can we learn from them, and how can their concepts drive a better food system?
Today, the Earth got a little hotter, and a little more crowded. Saving BUB, Beautiful Unique Biodiversity, as in this family of Amazon tree frogs, is another reason to preserve carbon storing forests. Source Alamy Forests: the cheapest...Show More Summary
This large, interactive art installation is created by group of anonymous artists/activists who "want literature to take over the streets and conquer public spaces, freely offering those passersby a traffic-free place which, for some...Show More Summary
The Natural History Museum’s winners of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year for 2016 highlight the wonders of nature captured from behind the camera lens. The 52nd edition of the NHM’s Wildlife Photographer of the Year competition resulted in 10 winners in 10 categories from 8 different countries. Show More Summary
The newest version of this solar charger & battery is lighter and offers a more powerful solar panel, and includes dual USB ports and a USB-C port.
The first week of meetings for the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) has just concluded--and there has been pleasant progress so far! Straight away, Committee I tackled the global problem of trade in pangolins, about which I've written before. Show More Summary
The Green News Report is also available via... IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: More than 120 arrested at pipeline protest in North Dakota; More arrests at tar sands pipeline protest in Ottawa, Canada; Toxic gas pipeline rupture kills 1 in Nebraska;...Show More Summary
A swimmer's-eye view of Australia's Bare Island.
"Like the universal markers of time BC and AD, I count my life in terms of BP and AP - Before Parks and After Parks. That's how important national parks are to me," begins my article in the Summer/Fall issue of Orion Magazine, part of a collection edited by Dr. Show More Summary