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- Residents in Hanoi and other Vietnamese cities are cooking with a biogas made from pig waste, in an effort to reduce smog and greenhouse gas emissions.
The World's Biggest Solar Farm Is Coming To A Desert In EgyptNo more will Egypt rely on expensive, imported fossil fuels thanks to world's biggest solar farm.
California Meets Its Greenhouse Gas Emissions Goal 4 Years EarlyCalifornia has reduced its greenhouse gas emissions to their lowest level since 1990, hitting the 2020 target four years early.
This Bacteria Could Help Solar Panels Perform on Cloudy DaysScientists have engineered a bacterium from E. coli that converts light to energy even when it's cloudy outside, boosting solar panel efficiency.
Hemp Might Be The Secret Ingredient For Sustainable FarmingHemp could be a key player when it comes to sustainable farming.
This Female Entrepreneur Wants To Replace Plastic Toothbrushes With BambooWhile people are tackling plastic straws, this woman wants to tackle toothbrushes, too.
Are Plastic Bags Actually Recyclable?This breaks down exactly when you can recycle a plastic bag.
Scientists Think They Can Get Energy From Ocean WavesScientist may have unlocked a new source of renewable energy — ocean waves.
This Town Is Using Leftover Shells From Local Restaurants To Make A 'Living Barrier Reef'This town has helped their local reef by reusing leftover shells.
Why Are Plastic Straws Bad For The Environment?Starbucks, Marriott, and Portland are banning plastic straws, but why are they considered bad?
1 Out Of Every 3 Caught Fish Is Never Actually EatenA new study has found that most fish caught are never consumed.
Adidas Vows To Use Only Recycled Plastic By 2024Starting in 2024, Adidas will only use recycled plastic in their products.
Ireland Will Be The First Country To Divest From Fossil FuelsWith the passage of a new bill, Ireland will be the first country to divest from fossil fuels.
Sweden Is On Track To Reach Its Green Energy Goals A Decade EarlySweden will hit its green energy goals a full 10 year ahead of their self-imposed deadline.
Honeybees Are Being Saved By Dogs Trained To Sniff Out BacteriaThese dogs are helping honeybee populations grow by sniffing out bacteria.
This Classroom In The U.K. Is Producing 1.5 Times The Energy It NeedsThis British classroom is making more energy than it needs to run.
12-Year-Old Girl Creates Robot That Detects Plastic In Our OceansThis new robot could be a solution for our ocean plastic crisis — and it was invented by a 12-year-old girl!
London's Historic 'Square Mile' District Will Run On 100% Renewable EnergyIn the near future, one of London's most historic areas will run on renewable energy alone.
Solar Technology Costs Tumble Further With China's Industry ShiftsWith changes in China, the cost of solar technology continues to fall.
European Commission Looks To Ban 10 Types Of Single-Use PlasticA proposed man in Europe would get rid of 10 types of single-use plastic.
The World's First Floating Farm Is Coming To RotterdamThe world's first floating farm will be based in Rotterdam.
U.S. Army Bases Are Installing More Solar PanelsThe U.S. army has added around 94MW of capacity from renewables by adding solar panels.
San Jose Is Recycling Its Plastics With A Revolutionary New MethodSan Jose has announced a pilot program with startup BioCellection, which breaks down plastic bags into reusable chemicals.
The 'Most Beautiful Car In The World' Is Getting An Electric MakeoverJaguar is offering an electric, zero-emissions version of the E-Type convertible.
The Largest U.S. Oil Company Wants To Buy Cheap Renewable EnergyThe largest oil company in the U.S., Exxon Mobile, is embracing renewable energy.
5 Etsy Shops That Make Green Products Perfect For Families With KidsGreen products for children are sought after by parents and these Etsy shops are the best place to find them
Apple Reveals Goal For All Products To Be Made With 100% Recycled MaterialsApple already gets their electricity from renewable energy and has now set a goal to make all of their products from recycled materials
Recycling Plant Workers Share Tips On What And How To RecycleRecycling plant workers explained how to keep recyclables out of the landfill on Reddit. Remember: you can't recycle plastic bags or batteries.
China Launches World’s First Fully Electric Cargo ShipChina recently released the world's first fully electric cargo ship that weighs 2,000 metric tons and a battery capacity of 2,500-kilowatt hours.
Bay Area Rapid Transit To Run On All Renewable Power By 2045Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) has completed two purchase power agreements for renewable energy and they expect to hit the 100 percent mark by 2045.
Abandoned Coal Mines Are Being Reimagined As Solar FarmsAbandoned coal mines around the world are getting a second life as sites for large-scale solar fames, like the 150-megawatt floating solar farm in Huanian.
World Bank Vows To Drop Fossil Fuels After 2019The World Bank Group revealed they will no longer be financing upstream oil and gas after 2019 at the One Planet Summit in Paris.
Arcadia Power Makes Investing In Green Energy Even EasierArcadia Power, a startup based in Washington D.C., purchases Renewable Energy Certificates, aiding in finding cheaper rates for those with deregulated energy.
FuelCell Energy Creates Efficient Power Solution With Natural GasFuelCell Energy, based in Connecticut, develops clean energy solutions with hydrogen power and large-scale fuel cell systems.
Solar Sails Power This Incredibly Eco-Friendly Cruise ShipThe company Peace Boat has announced plans to bring the "Ecoship" to life — a futuristic cruise ship that will blend together technology and sustainability.
BP Invests $200 Million Into Solar Energy Development FirmBP will put $200 million over the next three years into Lightsource, the biggest solar energy developer in Europe, and will obtain a 43 percent equity share.
2022 Winter Olympics Roof Blends Into Local Ski SlopesThe Four Seasons Town Reception Center at the 2022 Olympics is a new green-roofed structure that blends into the natural landscape.
These Solar Rigs Use Sunlight And Seawater To Create Hydrogen FuelA group of scientists at Columbia University have been able to create a rig that goes through water electrolysis powered by solar power.
Australia's Solar-Powered Train Has Successful DebutThe Byron Bay Railroad Company's fully solar-powered train launched on Dec. 16 and now makes short round-trip trips to South Wales every hour.
This Organic Winery In Italy Operates On Off-Grid TechnologyThe Salcheto winery, located near Florence, Italy, has successfully established new environmentally sustainable practices and built sustainable features into the property.
Solar Panel Manufacturer Launches Innovative 'Quantum Series'SolarTech Universal, a solar panel manufacturer in Florida, is planning to launch an enhanced photovoltaic system that uses heterojunction technology and SmartWire hardware.
Ethiopia To Install 1GW Worth Of Geothermal PowerEthiopia is adding 1,000 megawats worth of geothermal power plants over the next four years with a $4 billion price tag.
Largest Offshore Wind Developer Submits Bid For Manhattan ProjectBay State Wind, an initiative between Orsted and Eversource, has submitted a but to create Massachusetts' first offshore wind farm.
Hawaii Commits To 100% Renewable Roads By 2045Hawaii has announced that the state will transform both private and public transportation to completely renewable fuel sources by 2045.
Scientists Print Living Solar Cells That Retain Energy On PaperScientists from Imperial College London, Cambridge, and Central Saint Martins have been able to create a battery and bio-solar panel with cyanobacteria — that are still alive after being printed on a piece of paper.
DHL Teams With Filter Manufacturer To Release First 'Emission Neutral' VehicleDeutsche Post DHL successfully added 5,000 electric vehicles to their fleet — and now they are teaming up with MANN+HUMMEL to remove particles that are released in the air from tire and road abrasion.
Kenya's Croton Nuts Could Be The Future Of BiofuelsThe prevalent shrub, known as the croton tree, that grows across Kenya could be the key to a sustainable source of biofuel, set to replace diesel.
Energy Company Wants To Build Entire Island For Wind Farm Off The British CoastDutch company TenneT has proposed building an entire island in the North Sea, that would serve as a hub for turbines in the ocean — powering the UK, Netherlands, and more.
Tesla Is Working On An Electric Pickup TruckCEO Elon Musk has confirmed that Tesla is working on a pickup truck that has been in the works for five years but there is no official release date yet.
How Supply Chain Optimization Helps Major Companies Go GreenCompanies can identify a section of their supply chain that can be more sustainable, test alternative methods like using recyclable materials, and add it in their production.