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Maryland School District to Receive a Massive E-Bus Fleet and E-Bus Charging StationShortly after it was announced that several school districts were receiving e-buses, a Maryland school is receiving a massive e-bus fleet and charging station.
How Does an Electric Plane Work? Everything You Need to Know About Emission-Free AviationNews articles about battery-powered planes and emission-free aviation might have you wondering how an electric plane works. Are electric planes in the near future?
A Shuttered St. Croix Oil Refinery Is Currently at Risk of ExplodingA St. Croix oil refinery, called Limetree Bay, closed in 2021. But chemical releases continued sickening locals, and it's now at risk of explosion.
Russian Missiles Severely Damage Ukraine Power System — but the War Is Enabling a Clean Energy TransitionRecently, Russia began sending missile strikes straight into Ukraine energy infrastructure, destroying grids and causing power outages.
Hydropower at China’s Largest Plant, Three Gorges Dam, Stunted by Ongoing DroughtHydropower plants across China, such as Three Gorges, are taking a major hit from the ongoing drought.
Kamala Harris Introduces Over 2,000 Electric School Buses to Public Schools NationwideKamala Harris announced on Oct. 26 that the Biden administration is allocating money for more than 2,000 electric school buses nationwide.
India’s First Solar-Powered Village Provides Thousands of Residents With Renewable EnergyWhile U.S. policymakers struggle to transition communities to renewable energy, the Indian village of Modhera is now entirely solar-powered.
Fracking Caused Daily Earthquakes at U.K. Excavation Site, New Data ShowsAfter being relegalized in the U.K., new data shows fracking triggered daily earthquakes at excavation sites in 2018 and 2019.
Here’s What You Should Know About Chicago Recycling Pro, Ken DunnWho is Ken Dunn? The Chicago native is a pro at recycling and has inspired environmentalists and locals across the midwestern city to do their part.
Are All Solar Panels Storm-Proof? How to Prepare For the WorstAre solar panels storm-proof? Even though solar panels tend to be pretty sturdy, there are some brands that label themselves as "storm-proof."
Here’s How Volcanoes Can Give Off Sustainable Geothermal EnergyVolcanoes can be used as a resource for geothermal energy, which is not only clean, but it's also completely renewable.
How Are Wind Turbines Being Recycled Into Gummy Bears? The Process Is Actually SimpleHow are wind turbines being recycled into gummy bears? New blades will be made from a type of resin that can be broken down, and turned into candy.
Experts Worry Oil Spill Off the PNW's San Juan Islands Will Affect Local OrcasLocal orca whales and other walks of life are in danger after a fishing boat sank and spilled oil in the Salish sea, just off the San Juan Islands.
25 U.S. IKEA Locations to Receive Fast Charging Stations for Electric VehiclesWhich IKEA locations will be receiving the new fast charging stations? Once they're installed, the company will have quadrupled its EV chargers.
A Transformer Exploded at Lake Mead's Hoover Dam, Fortunately Resulting in Zero InjuriesWhat happened at the Hoover Dam? A transformer in the hydroelectric dam exploded and caught on fire yesterday, fortunately resulting in no injuries.
California's Rooftop Solar Program Starts to Backfire As Panels Reach End of LifeIn California, rooftop solar has become increasingly popular in recent decades; but as solar panels reach their end of life, disposal has become a serious issue in the Golden State.
New York Power Plant to Be Repurposed for Renewable Energy StorageAlthough Ravenswood Power Plant manufactured fossil fuels for many years, the New York structure will now be used to store renewable energy.
The Willow Project’s Looming Approval Would Violate Biden’s Climate PromisesWhat is the Willow project? Though the Biden administration had pledged to quit fossil fuels, an Alaskan drilling project is on its way to approval.
Tesla Is in Hot Water After Underreporting Environmental DataWhat is Tesla's 2022 controversy about? Environmentalists are furious with the sustainable car company 2022 for underreporting environmental data.
Direct Air Capture Project in Iceland Is the Biggest of Its KindDirect air capture projects remove CO2 directly from the atmosphere, and the largest project of its kind, Mammoth, is being erected in Iceland.
Seattle to Install EV Chargers Along Utility Poles, for Residents Without Home ChargersTo better accommodate electric vehicle drivers, the city of Seattle has installed electric vehicle chargers along utility poles across the city.
IKEA Customers Will Soon Be Able to Buy SunPower Solar PanelsSoon, eco-conscious IKEA customers will be able to buy solar panels in the U.S.
Mining E-Waste for Precious Metals: Could It Save the Planet?Even though e-waste recycling is becoming more commonplace, we need to reuse precious metals in old electronics, to preserve Mother Earth.
An Electric Car Doesn't Have to Come With a Huge Price Tag — Here Are the Best Affordable OptionsAre you looking to upgrade to an electric vehicle? There are more affordable options than you might realize. Here are some of the best from 2022.
Here’s What You Need to Know About the Mountain Valley PipelineWhat is going on with the Mountain Valley Pipeline? Here's what you need to know about the operation that runs through West Virginia.
Will Russian Oil Ban Reinvigorate the U.S.’ Reliance on Canadian Oil?Earlier this week, the Biden Administration announced a ban on importing Russian oil. But does this mean Canada's pipeline will see a revival?
6 Super Bowl Commercials That Highlighted SustainabilityCheck out six of our favorite Super Bowl ads from 2022, each of which hopefully inspired viewers to consider sustainability.
The USPS Proposes New Vehicles With Worse Gas Mileage Than HummersThe Postal Service overhaul bill just passed in the House, angering environmentalists, as it would give the USPS a massive amount of gas-guzzling delivery vehicles.
Thailand’s Latest Oil Spill Has Been Attributed to a Leaky PipelineAn oil pipeline in Thailand evidently caused a major spill off the Southeast Asian country's east coast, though cleanup efforts are underway.
China’s Methane Cloud Serves as a Daunting Reminder of the Country’s Reliance on CoalA large methane cloud has formed over China's coal producing region, which is releasing an inordinate amount of greenhouse gases into the atmosphere.
9 Eco-Friendly E-Bikes and Motorcycles That Will Make Your Commute 10x More FunWhether you're looking to sell your car, or if you're looking for a green mode of transportation, check out these eco-friendly e-bikes and motorcycles.
300,000 Gallons of Diesel Were Spilled in New Orleans, Killing Thousands of Birds and FishJust outside of New Orleans, La., about 300,000 gallons of diesel were spilled, killing thousands of birds and fish — but what caused all of this?
Upwards of 25,000 Tons of Discarded Home Batteries Are Scattered Across GazaGaza had endured relentless power outages, so home batteries seemed like a good solution. But it turns out they pose serious environmental risks.
These Electric Airplane Startups Hope to Decarbonize the Aviation IndustryTo help reduce the environmental impact of aviation, a number of electric airplane startups have hit the tarmac running in recent years.
Will the Fisker Ocean SUV Revolutionize the Electric Auto Industry?The Fisker Ocean SUV is the newest electric car on the market, but is it as eco-friendly as the company claims?
How Drilling for Lithium in the Salton Sea Is Making For a More Sustainable FutureClean energy companies are currently drilling for white gold, aka lithium, in California's Salton Sea — which is win for environmentalists nationwide.
The State of California Will Soon Derive Clean Energy From Floating Wind FarmsWhat is a floating wind farm? The state of California will soon be deriving clean energy from the ocean, with incredible offshore floating wind farms.
Crocs Is Encouraging You to Donate Clothes for a Free Pair of KicksComfort shoe company, Crocs, established a new program with online thrift store, thredUP, which encourages you to donate old clothes for store credit.
Canada Has Officially Banned Coal Shipments From the U.S.Although travel between U.S. and Canada is allowed again, the northernmost North American country is banning coal shipments.
Looking to Add Value to Your Home? These Eco Upgrades Should Come in HandyIf you're looking to add value to your home before you decide to sell it, these eco-friendly upgrades will definitely come in handy.
China's Power Outages May Be Caused By Environmental Factors and Coal ShortagesWhat is causing China's power outages? Experts attribute recent outages across the country to various environmental and political factors.
Leaded Gas Has Been Banned Around the World — but What Does That Mean?After 99 years, officials have finally banned the use of leaded gas in cars worldwide — but what does this mean for the planet?
These Climate Change Technologies Will Be Key in Slashing EmissionsNew climate change tech is changing has the potential of lowering global emissions, but is it too little, too late?
More Homeowners and Car Owners Alike Are Getting Solar Carports — Should You?What are solar carports? More and more homeowners and car owners alike are getting them installed on their properties as a renewable energy source.
Tesla's Lawsuit in Berlin Was Dropped — but Here's Why It StartedTesla's factory just outside of Berlin went through a major lawsuit that was eventually dropped — here's everything you need to know about it.
Solar Panels Can Increase Your Home's Value By ThousandsSolar panels have been shown to add value to your home, but there are a couple catches that go along with them.
China's Solar Panel Space Station Will Be Useful — But Is It Dangerous?Some believe China's solar panel space station could endanger life on planet Earth — before you panic, here's what you need to know about it.
These Solar Panel Companies Manufacture in the U.S., So You Can Power Your Home SustainablySolar technology has come a long way in recent years and many U.S. manufacturers are leading the way in terms of energy efficiency.
Do Solar Panels Collect Energy When the Sun Isn't Out?Solar panels are perhaps the most successful form of renewable energy for the home, but do they work on cloudy days?