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An increasing number of homeowners are finding practical value in setting up kinetic energy recovery systems at home.
Masdar, the clean energy company and eponymous “green city” based on the outskirts of Abu Dhabi, launched a $32 million solar plant in Mauritania.
European cap-and-trade suffered a huge setback after the European Parliament rejected a plan to shore up the ailing carbon emissions trading system.
Climate change could have hugely disruptive impacts on the San Joaquin Valley, North America’s most valuable agricultural region.
Waste heat recovery systems have emerged as an effective way for increasing energy efficiency at factories where refrigeration is crucial.
This week Royal Dutch Shell released its 2012 Sustainability Report, which focuses on the environment and social issues around the world.
If you are in San Francisco on April 3, I am a guest speaker at San Francisco State University’s downtown campus located on 835 Market Street.
Could switchgrass become a game changer in the northeastern U.S., where the cost of home heating oil makes for a costly winter year after year?
As energy prices soar with blackouts in the UK likely within 5 years, the government is hastily addressing energy policy. But should this include nuclear?
A University of Illinois study concluded treated wastewater, i.e. effluent, could be just as efficient as fresh potable water for the production of cellulosic ethanol. If this study's conclusions prove true and the use of wastewater for the production of this fuel ...
Last Thursday KLM Royal Dutch Airlines Flight 642 completed the first weekly flight from New York’s JFK Airport to Amsterdam using sustainable biofuels.
After much talk last fall at COP18, plans to follow through on building a solar powered passive house in Qatar are underway.