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- The "Print Your City" project has turned plastic into public benches in Amsterdam.
The Solar Panels Of The Future Are Invisible And They Could Power Your HomeResearchers at Michigan State University have had a breakthrough in solar technology that has led to a completely transparent solar material, which could turn your windows into solar panels.
China Unveils World's First Solar-Powered HighwayBuilt in Jinan, the capital of China's Shandong Province, the solar panel highway stretches one kilometer and contains over 10,000 photovoltaic panels.
Architecture Firm Creates College Media Lab With Shipping ContainersBard College has a new media lab, made from shipping containers.
Oceans Are Bringing The Next Wave Of Renewable EnergyThe Department of Energy is investing $40 million to build a facility off the Oregon coast.
The UK Just Went 55 Hours Without Using Coal For PowerThe United Kingdom went 55 hours without relying on coal-fired power plants.
Google Confirms It Runs On 100% Renewable EnergyGoogle announced that it had reached its goal to run on 100-percent renewable energy.
Tesla Plans To Launch 18,000 Superchargers By End Of 2018The Model 3 will put a huge demand on superchargers, but thankfully Tesla is anticipating that demand with a goal to launch 18,000 superchargers by the end of 2018.
Costa Rica Runs On Green Energy For Record Breaking 300 DaysCosta Rican Institute of Electricity (ICE) is celebrating their accomplishment, citing numbers provided by the National Center for Energy Control.
Saudi Arabia May Host World's Biggest Solar Project At 200 GigawattsSoftBank CEO Masayoshi Son and Prince Mohammed bin Salman are partnering to host an enormous solar project.
United Kingdom Sees Increase In Glass Milk Bottle SalesPeople are making the switch from plastic to glass milk bottles in the United Kingdom.
Mercedes-Benz Will Electrify All of Its Models By 2020Soon, all new models of Mercedes-Benz vehicles on the market will be available in an electric version. Here's how they've meeting this ambitious goalpost
New York To Invest $1.5 Billion In Renewable Energy ProjectsNew York will be investing nearly $1.5 billion into a variety of renewable energy projects over the next five years.
New Offshore Wind Farm In Massachusetts May Partner With TeslaDeepwater Wind, an offshore Massachusetts wind farm, is proposing to use Tesla batteries to power their turbines, bringing solar and wind together in a potential match made in heaven.
'Power On Puerto Rico' Is Sending Solar Trailers To The Island for Free
This Company Uses Agricultural Waste To Make Eco-Friendly PackagingBio-lutions is making sustainable packaging with agricultural waste.
Australia Aims For World's Biggest Solar Thermal Energy SourceAn Australian solar plant could be the world's largest solar thermal energy source upon its completion, adding 150 megawatts of capacity. Learn more about the ambitious project and how solar thermal energy differs from solar photovoltaic power.
Experts Believe These Are the 'Solutions' to Global WarmingWhat are the solutions to global warming? There are many things we could do to help combat and hopefully stop the climate crisis from worsening.
Nevada Voters Approved Question 6 — What That Means for Statewide Renewable Energy GoalsOn Election Day, Nevada voters approved Question 6 for the state constitution, which mandates a 50 percent shift renewable energy by 2030.
Why Is Conserving Resources Important?Conserving natural resources is more important than ever, even if many people don’t seem to realize that we’re at a dangerous tipping point.
Why Are Renewable Resources More Expensive?The Green Deal promises that renewable energy is completely possible within our lifetimes, but do countries ravaged by an economic disaster still have the available funding to take on this massive expense?
Will Biden Ban Fracking?Will Joe Biden ban fracking if he is elected president? Here are the former VP's views on the controversial method of drilling for oil.
Solar Power Is Now Cheaper Than CoalSolar power is currently cheaper than the price of coal, according to the International Energy Agency's World Energy Outlook 2020 report.
Portugal Is No Longer Extracting Fossil Fuels After Canceling Two Remaining ContractsPortugal’s last two remaining fossil fuel extraction contracts were just canceled, meaning the European country is officially no longer drilling for oil and gas.
New Zealand’s Prime Minister Pledges 100% Renewable Energy by 2030In order to help slow down the use of our earth’s energy sources, New Zealand has made a pledge to achieve 100 percent renewable energy by 2020.
Puerto Rico's New Solar Energy Plan, Designed in Tandem With Earthjustice, Is Next-LevelPuerto Rico is opting to invest in solar power over non-renewable energy, to save money and ultimately power for the entire island over years to come.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Is Building a Wind Farm on Their ReservationThe Standing Rock Sioux Tribe is building a wind farm on their reservation in North Dakota.
Solar Panels 101: What to Know When Getting StartedNew to a solar panel system? Here’s everything you need to know to get started!
How This Small Town In Mexico Uses Solar Power For Economic JusticeOne town in Mexico called Ucareo is experimenting with ways communities can protect themselves from predatory energy companies and started a GoFundMe page called for a solar power plant.
Dakota Access Pipeline Is Closing Down, Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project CanceledA judge ordered the Dakota Access Pipeline to shut down; and the energy companies behind the Atlantic Coast Pipeline project have completely canceled it.
Washington, D.C. Is Suing Exxon, BP, Chevron, and Shell — Here's WhyWashington, D.C. just filed a lawsuit against four major oil and gas corporations: ExxonMobil, BP, Chevron, and Shell.
How America’s 3.2 Million "Orphaned" Oil Wells Are Hurting CommunitiesOrphaned oil wells, abandoned by bankrupt fossil fuel companies, are hurting people across the country.
These Unique Floating Panels Convert Energy From the Ocean and Its Surroundings Into PowerThese unique floating panels in the ocean convert energy derived from the wind, sun, and waves into power, making for a green renewable energy source.
The Earth's Biggest Electric Airplane Is About to Take Its First Flight — How to WatchThe largest electric plane in the world is livestreaming its first test flight this week.
U.S. Expected to Generate More Electricity From Renewables Than Coal This YearThe U.S. is projected to produce more electricity from renewable sources than from coal this year.
Britain Goes 18 Days Without Coal-Powered Electricity Due to CoronavirusBritain just exceeded its past record by going more than 18 days without burning any coal to generate electricity.
Two Years Early, Sweden Shuts Down Its Final Coal-Fired Power PlantSweden just shuttered its last remaining coal-fired power plant, two years ahead of schedule.
Geothermal Energy: How it Works and Stacks Up Against CoalGeothermal energy is a solid option when it comes to heating and cooling — here's everything you need to know.
Is Global Warming Real? Why Some People Are SkepticalIs global warming real? Why are some people confused about whether or not global warming is real? And are humans really causing it?
CO2 Power Sector Emissions Significantly Dropped in 2019, Thanks to Slow Shift Away from CoalShifting away from coal and towards renewables helped the Earth's CO2 emissions go slightly down in 2019.
How to Plan a Sustainable Road TripLearn how you can travel by car for a road trip — and still make it sustainable.
What Do The Numbers On Recyclable Plastics Mean?Plastic resin codes 1-7 identify types of recyclable plastic and whether they can be collected and processed.
A Complete Guide to the Electric Vehicle Tax Credit – What It Is, How to Claim It, and How Much You Could Potentially SaveHere’s everything you need to know about the electric vehicle tax credit.
How Fracking Affects the Environment and Public HealthFracking impacts our planet in so many ways, from our public health to our waterways.
How to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint at Home, At School, and MoreCalculating your carbon footprint is a great first step towards reducing it — here are some tips for doing so at home.
This Engineer Has Recycled 50 Tons of Plastic Into FuelEngineer Satish Kumar is using plastic pyrolysis to turn plastic into synthetic fuel.
The U.S.'s Capacity for Renewable Energy Finally Exceeds CoalIn April, the U.S.'s capacity for renewable energy surpassed coal's capacity.
This College Now Runs On 100% Solar EnergyHampshire College made history as the first residential college in the US to run on solar energy.
What Is A Carbon Tax?Carbon taxes are hitting Canada, the UK, and, perhaps soon, the USA. But how do they reduce emissions from fossil fuels?
Maryland Just Made It Easier Than Ever To Use Solar PowerMaryland just launched a new solar power project — and it's open to everybody.