Hyundai's newest crossover SUV, the Nexo, completed a journey from Seoul to PyeongChang, host of the 2018 Winter Olympics in South Korea. A fleet of prototypes successfully completed the trip with no human interaction.
Queensland and New South Wales are seeing record amounts of rooftop installations and solar farms being created. The sudden increase is likely due to the country's recent hot temperatures.
Platio has developed a solar sidewalk in Hungary and has implemented the new technology in various places over the past year. The latest installation comes paired with an electric vehicle charging station at a local real estate developer.
After Georgetown, Texas, became the biggest American city to run on 100 percent renewable energy, they'll be toppled by a city twice its size in the same state.
A new community in Florida has become America's first town that will fully run on solar power. Over 300,000 solar panels are expected to power an eventual population of 50,000 people, and there's hopes to have fully autonomous transportation in the future.
Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows in Tahoe has teamed up with the electric service provider Liberty Utilities to operate on 100 percent renewable energy. They will be the first ski resort in the United States to run entirely on clean energy.
The Moonlite Project is creating a data center in Iceland that will only run off renewable energy sources. With completion slated for August, it provides a better way to mine Bitcoins for the environment.
New and precise techniques for monitoring how flowers impact surrounding crops makes the case for replacing pesticides with daisies.
Following up the new Clean Energy Standard New York presented two years ago, Governor Andrew Cuomo has announced a new Offshore Wind Master Plan that will invest $6 billion into an industry that will power up to 1.2 million homes and creates 5,000 new jobs.
IKEA recently purchased a forest in the U.S. The land spans across 25,0000 acres in Lowndes County, Alabama. This is IKEA's third sustainable forest purchase, intended to boost their efforts to produce environmentally responsible products.
The Irish airline is removing non-recyclable plastics over the next five years on all of their flights.
InterContinental Hotels Group has partnered with Diamond Developers to create a fully eco-friendly hotel in The Sustainable City. The property will be powered by 100 percent solar energy and will be the first fully sustainable hotel in Dubai.
American manufacturer, Harley-Davidson is looking to shift gears into the world of electric vehicles. While the brand has become famous over the last century for its loud motorcycles, the Milwaukee-based company plans to add an electric motorcycle to its line within 18 months.
After pledging to donate protected Patagonia land to the Chilean government, Tompkins Conservation follows through in an official announcement this week. It's the biggest private land donation ever and creates over 10 million acres of national parks.
From teacher to construction engineer, Radwa Rostom found a way to improve Egyptian housing sustainably with her new startup, Hand Over. They use rammed earth construction to create better housing for those on informal settlements.
City to Sea is an organization that is working to end plastic waste when it comes to drinking water, by simply encouraging people just to ask to refill their bottles. It's working.
The first wireless carrier in the United States has made the pledge to become 100 percent renewable by 2021. They've signed off on a second wind farm and will receive around 60 percent of their power from that source starting in 2019.
The Minnesota Vikings' new stadium, which is the host for next Sunday's Super Bowl LII, is not only unique with its rooftop and large glass doors. It's actually one of the most energy efficient stadiums in the world.