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- North Face, in conjunction with an organization called Fibershed, is working to develop wool that will actually give back to the planet, by creating a "carbon farming" plan with the ranchers who produce it.
Green 'Smart' Wall Humidifies And Purifies Air IndoorsNaava's solution is their "smart" green wall, which is made up of live plants that have the ability to monitor the quality of our air.
This Compact Car Runs On Hydrogen And Emits Just WaterRiversimple have been building a lightweight hydrogen EV that emits just water.
'Source' Makes Fresh Drinking Water Out Of Thin AirZero Mass Water has created Source, a “hydropanel” that’s able to extract moisture from the air.
Tesla Finally Reveals Sleek New Electric 'Semi' TruckThe new Tesla Semi looks similar to other big rigs, but sports a refreshed, futuristic look.
Richard Branson Wants To Power The Caribbean With Clean EnergySir Richard Branson, the founder of Virgin Group, is working with leaders to create a plan that would implement renewable energy throughout the Caribbean.
This Lamp Lights Up With Power From Living PlantsDesigner Ermi van Oers has created a lamp called Living Light that can harness energy from a living plant.
Volvo Sells 24,000 SUVs To Uber For Self-Driving Car NetworkThe auto manufacturer will be selling 24,000 of their luxury SUVs to the ride-hailing service between 2019 and 2021.
This 'Half-Tree House' Is A Unique Upgrade To Traditional Log CabinsThe traditional log cabin has received a brilliant refresh in the form of a treehouse.
How Solar Power Is Impacting Natural Disaster ReliefHere's how solar power is helping natural disasters around the world.
MIT Develops Battery To Store Thermal Energy For HoursResearchers at MIT have recently unveiled a new battery that stores thermal energy to for hours at a time, offering up a new and exciting potential for renewable energy.
California Just Became The First State To Require Solar Panels On All New HomesCalifornia may soon mandate solar panels on new homes.
This Self-Driving Car Creates Water We May Be Able To Store And DrinkA fleet of Hyundai Nexos drove from Seoul to PyeongChang without human interaction and only emitting water vapor, which can be recycled to create a beverage.
'EMA IMPACT Summit' Returns To Reward Sustainable InnovationThe EMA Impact Summit is returning to award a $50,000 grant to a sustainable innovator working to solve an environmental issue.
Denmark Makes Major Moves In Transition From Oil To Wind PowerDenmark is quickly getting out of the oil business and jumping into the wind power industry. The country’s biggest industrial and shipping conglomerate, A.P. Moller-Maersk, has sold off their oil and gas division to a French company called Total.
The U.K. Will Install Solar Energy In 800,000 Low-Income HomesThe U.K. has a five-year plan to provide solar panels that will help up to 800,000 low-income homes generate renewable energy.
Flaming 'Dung Beetle' Turns Plastic Waste Into Green EnergyThe Dung Beetle art sculpture converts plastic into diesel and gas.
Chocolate Giant Promises To Invest $1 Billion In SustainabilityThe Mars candy corporation will spend $1 billion on a sustainability program geared toward significantly lowering their carbon footpring and becoming carbon neutral by 2040.
Tidal Power Breaks World Record For Electricity Generation In ScotlandScotland has set a record for tidal power generation i the month of August. Now half of Scotland's energy needs are met with the renewable source of energy.
Engineer Accidentally Discovers Safer Way To Transport OilSometimes the best innovations happen on accident, like the safer oil transport method discovered by
Ikea's Green Energy Deal Could Save Customers Hundreds Each YearIkea is committed to running on 100 percent renewable energy by 2020 and is launching the Big Clean Switch replacing energy used by consumer with energy from renewable sources.
This Recyclable Resin Makes Wind Turbines Way More SustainableVanderbilt University is hoping to create wind turbines out of Elium, a new resin that creates a chemical reaction for heat and the parts can be easily melted and recycled.
Tesla Upgrades Range For Cars In Hurricane Irma's Evacuation ZoneTesla is helping Model S and Model X owners get better range if they live within the Hurricane Irma evacuation zone. Here's how they do it.
China Prohibits Diesel And Gas Car Production After 2040China has joined with other countries in setting a deadline to eliminate diesel and gasoline-powered vehicles by the year 2040.
The UK Just Went a Full Week Without Coal, for the First Time in 137 YearsThe UK just went 8 days without coal, for the first time since the world's first plant opened in London in 1882,
Renewable Energy Will Exceed Coal-Powered Energy This Month in U.S. for the First TimeApril 2019 marks the first month renewable energy outpaces coal in the U.S.
World's First Hydrogen-Powered Train Launches In GermanyThe zero-emissions train can travel up to 600 miles on a single tank of oxygen.
This Cheese Plate Is Really A Solar-Powered Flashlight, Lighter, And SpeakerYOLK is selling a SunMade Cheese kit of solar-powered speakers and lighters to support ongoing humanitarian work in Africa.
Chicago Pledges 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2040Chicago has officially come up with a plan to achieve 100 percent renewable energy.
There Are More Than 500,000 Potential Wind and Solar Energy Storage Spaces on Earth, Study FindsA team of researchers reported that the planet has more than enough space to store wind-generated and solar-generated energy reserves.
Renewable Energy in the U.S. Doubled in the Past Decade — So Why Is Climate Change Getting Worse?The U.S.'s reliance on renewable energy sources has significantly increased since 2008.
Michael Bloomberg Launches "Beyond Carbon" Campaign to Shut Down All Remaining Power Plants in the U.S.Michael Bloomberg wants to shut down every single coal-fired power plant in the U.S. in the next 11 years.
The Late "Grandfather" of Climate Science Shared One Last Key to Solving Global Warming, Just Before His DeathThe late Wallace Smith Broecker shared a necessary precaution climate scientists may need to take.
Etsy's Shipping Process Just Got a Lot More Eco-FriendlyEtsy is purchasing carbon offsets for every purchase made on the ecommerce site in hopes of neutralizing its shipping process.
Los Angeles Will Replace 3 Gas-Fired Power Plants With Clean EnergyThe Mayor of Los Angeles is shutting down three power plants, and the city plans to replace them with a clean energy source.
How Shipping Company Maersk Plans to Go Carbon NeutralMaersk is working to make its expansive shipping process carbon neutral.
Solar Power From Outer Space Could Soon Bring Energy to the Earth, If China's Ambitious Vision Goes According to PlanChina-based researchers are reportedly working on a solar power station they will send to outer space in order to power energy on earth.
Why A Dutch Couple Is Driving This Solar-Powered Vehicle To The South PoleDutch zero-waste activists Liesbeth and Edwin ter Velde are preparing to take their solar-powered vehicle of upcycled plastic from a base camp in Antarctica to the South Pole.
Portland Is Now Sourcing Hydropower From Its Drinking WaterPortland can turn on the tap and find both water and an energy source in the same place.
Budweiser Now Brews Their Beer With 100% Wind EnergyAfter committing to renewable energy, Budweiser reveals they now operate on 100 percent wind energy.
The World's Largest Roofing Company Wants to Add Solar Panels While Re-Roofing Your HomeThe world’s most prominent roofing company has turned their attention to solar energy via a new startup, GAF Energy.
Washington D.C. Moves Forward With Goal of 100 Percent Renewable Energy by 2032Policymakers in Washington D.C. have signed a bill that will set the goal of 100 percent renewable energy by 2032.
California Officials Vote to Move Towards 100 Percent Electric City BusesCalifornia officials vote to move forward with only electric buses for their cities.
New Poll Shows Support for the Green New DealA new poll shows that voters support the group of policies known as the Green New Deal.
Google Maps’ Newest Feature Could Lower Vehicle EmissionsGoogle Maps introduces a new partnership with Lime, which will make bike and scooter commuting in select cities even easier.
Costa Rica Goes 300 Days Using Only Renewable EnergyCosta Rica just had a major clean energy milestone: They went 300 days using only renewable energy.
What's The Green New Deal?Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and other newly elected Democrats in Congress are pushing for a Green New Deal that would decarbonize the agricultural and transportation industries, and abandon fossil fuels as a power source.
Scientists Are Turning Turkey Poop Into FuelA team of scientists are doing something a little different with turkeys this year— they're turning turkey poop into fuel for power plants.
This Project Would Turn Las Vegas Food Waste Into PowerRosalie Bingham wants to bring clean and renewable power to Las Vegas through an anaerobic digester, which would transform the city's food waste into electricity.
Spain Sets Goal To Achieve 100% Renewable Electricity By 2050Under a new draft law, the socialist government of Spain is shuttering most of its coal plants and banning new licenses on fossil fuel drilling and fracking. It will also dramatically increase its solar and wind power capacities.