World’s First ‘Solar Road’ Is Off To A Good Start

An experimental bike path that also functions as a giant solar cell has far exceeded expectations in the six months it's been in use -- and that has s...

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Hawaii Legislature Passes Renewable Energy Bill

The Legislature approved more than 100 bills Tuesday, including a $26 billion budget, legislation that requires Hawaii to reach 100 percent renewable ...

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This State May Be The First To Run On 100% Renewable Energy

With strong trade winds, volcanic heat and abundant solar and hydropower, the Hawaiian islands have a plethora of natural resources.

Yet the state...

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Chemists’ Feat Hailed As Major Breakthrough

In what's being called a win-win for the environment and the production of renewable energy, researchers at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and ...

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Leo DiCaprio: ‘Unlocking Nature’s Secrets Will Help Us Solve The Climate Crisis’




The short film above, "Restoration," is the fourth episode in the Green World Rising series narrated by actor Leonardo DiCaprio and created by T...

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Obama Touts Clean Energy In Bid To Restore U.S. Leadership In Caribbean

(Updates paragraph 4 to reflect Obama's departure) By Matt Spetalnick KINGSTON, April 9 (Reuters) - President Barack Oba...

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Obama Calls On Federal Agencies To Reduce Emissions 40 Percent By 2025

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama signed an executive order on Thursday committing the federal government to cutting its own emissions 40 percent b...

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Why The World Should Know The Names of These 5 Women In STEM

In 2011, women made up only one quarter of the American workforce in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM), and their presence in co...

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Energy Department Projects U.S. Could Get To 35 Percent Wind Power By 2050

WASHINGTON -- The Obama administration projects the United States could draw 35 percent of its electricity from wind power by 2050, in a new report re...

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Scientists Want To Create A Man-Made Leaf To Help Renewable Energy

Solar and wind power have one thing in common besides being renewable: When the sun isn’t shining or the wind isn’t blowing, they don’t generate...

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Conservative Groups Battle Over Solar In Florida

WASHINGTON -- A Florida effort to expand access to solar power has become a face-off between two factions of the conservative movement.

The group C...

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Here’s Who’s Really Responsible For Daylight Saving Time

Feeling a little out of it today? You're not alone -- people all over the world are struggling to drag themselves out of the bed thanks to daylight sa...

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