The Ray is a small stretch of highway in Georgia that is showing the potential for some big ideas.
Volvo and Uber enhance their relationship and the development of the self-driving industry with up to 24,000 XC90 SUVs being sold to the ride-hailing service. The deal worth around $1 billion features the largest amount of commercial vehicles used in development.
To cut down on emissions from public transportation, London is going to be using coffee oil from used grounds into a biofuel blend. This provides a way to eliminate environmentally-toxic coffee grounds from landfills and existing buses don't need to be altered.
A program in Florida is figuring out how to produce the least amount of waste while making sure the most amount of people get fed.
This is the longest Costa Rica has run the country's power sources on renewable energy in the last three years.
Safe Catch offers canned tuna with the lowest possible mercury thanks to their innovative testing methods. These efforts could also provide a way to discover and tackle what causes mercury contamination in our oceans.
Mitte, a successfully crowdfunded new smart water system, adds healthy minerals back into purified water. Three different cartridges offer unique enhancements and are made from bioplastics to keep the focus on reducing carbon emissions and plastic use.
Lithium-ion batteries are the popular choice to store renewable power, but scientists at MIT are improving thermal energy storage. Using pulses of light gives them more control in the heating process, and it can be used with heat from the sun, factories, and cars.
Dutch designer, Ermi van Oers has created a lamp that can power itself with the energy from living plants. Dubbed, the Living Light, this futuristic luminary offers a fresh look at off the grid renewable energy sourced directly from nature.
A new restaurant in NYC, P.S. Kitchen, offers all plant-based foods and gives their profits to charities and organizations that deal with ex-convicts and homelessness. They also provide employment to those in need of a fresh start.
Land management is a way to significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and farmers are on the front lines of stewardship.
After two recent hurricanes destroyed many Caribbean islands, including his own, Richard Branson is encouraging Caribbean governments to shift to more reliable sources of green energy like solar power.
Elon Musk not only revealed the new electric semi, but added a surprise upgrade to the Roadster at the end of the presentation. Both vehicles will feature enormous range with the Semi passing expectations and Roadster holding a new record.
While many wind and solar energy projects are well underway, there's another potential source of renewable energy that is mostly untapped: the ocean. Now the federal government is investing $40 million to find out the best way to utilize that vast resource.
St.-Emilion, a winery in France, will begin organic certification of their Bordeaux wine in 2019 as they've adopted sustainable farming practices over the last two years. Demand for organic products pushed many wineries toward these new methods.
Veerah shoes is a new line that allows wearers to mix and match their look, considering sustainability in the closet and on the Earth.