Dorit Sasson: What You Need to Know about Solar Power

However, with so much information on solar energy systems and companies, installation, cost and companies, it can be difficult to know how to get started. This article gives a step-by-step overview on solar energy companies, the associated cost and types of solar energy systems. [Read more...]

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Nicole Ghio: In Kenya, Proposed Coal-Fired Power Plant Threatens World Heritage Site

With the cost of clean energy sources dropping -- even to the point of making them cheaper than coal in places -- and knowing that coal is not an effective solution to alleviate energy poverty, is building a new coal plant that will force locals to live with deadly pollution really the best option for Lamu? [Read more...]

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Betsy Rosenberg: Why Obama Is Still Missing A Key Step When It Comes To Climate Change

This is a step in a very positive direction. However the president can't get an "A" in my book until his administration does something to address the eco-education gap among adults. [Read more...]

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The Velocity of Amyris

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What makes Amyris (AMRS), Amyris? We look at the products, the evolution of the story, the partners, the focus on yield, and deeper into the story of Rate. [Read more...]

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It’s Time For Corporate America To Stand Up To Republican Climate Deniers

If not now, then when?
This is the defining moment when corporate America needs to stand up and publicly show leadership on confronting the biggest t...

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Brad Friedman and Desi Doyen: ‘Green News Report’ – August 27, 2015

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IN TODAY'S RADIO REPORT: The 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina; NASA warns at least 3 ft. o... [Read more...]

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William S. Becker: Inhofe’s Drought, McConnell’s Fire

In other words, global warming is injecting steroids into weather disasters. Without countermeasures, it will get much worse. Yet the response among deniers in Congress is to escalate their campaign to sabotage any government effort to reduce the pollution responsible for climate change. [Read more...]

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Steve Schullo and Dan Robertson: Renewable Energy Investments: A Case Study

Early adopters are consumers who aspire to own the newest gadget even if it means paying top price. When it came to a renewable energy plan for our home and automobiles, we were no exceptions. [Read more...]

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Mary Ellen Harte: Climate Change This Week: Wind Winds Up, Extinctions Explode and More!

Your Meat-Eating Habit Is Killing More Than Just Cows -- says a new report, which cites the land degradation, pollution and deforestation caused by rising global demand for meat as "likely the leading cause of modern species extinctions." [Read more...]

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Charitable Investments: How to Grow Your Portfolio While Making a Difference

by Mark Tan

The country is currently experiencing a shift toward more sustainable living. In addition to the wide array of whole food markets and hybrid cars available to today’s consumer, many people also want their investments working for the greater good. Although these investments have been around for more than a decade, the past few years have seen substantial growth in the areas of charitable investments, sustainable 401ks, and green bonds. No matter your passion, your financial portfolio can make a difference in the world, while still generating profit for you.
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