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- Nissan says it will make electric SUVs in the near future.
The Creative Way These Old Smartphones Are Saving RainforestsThe “Planet Guardians” program will repurpose old smartphones into listening devices that run through solar panels.
Genesis Reveals First EV At The 2018 New York Auto ShowGenesis stole the New York International Auto Show with the new electric Essentia concept vehicle.
How America's Utility Companies Successfully Prepared for Solar EclipseIf you're worried that a solar eclipse can compromise power grids that rely on the sun, learn more about how power companies anticipate and account for those setbacks.
Biggest Wind Farm Project Yet Approved In New South WalesThe Liverpool Range Wind Farm will be one of the biggest wind farm projects in Australia.
Nearly Half Of The Fortune 500 Set Renewable-Energy Goals To Tackle Climate ChangeIn order to combat Climate Change nearly half of the Fortune 500 have set Renewable Energy and other sustainability goals
Solar-Powered Truck Offers Solution to Transit Issues in GhanaGhana is piloting a solar-powered electric truck that is exceeding expectations and could solve transit issues in developing nations.
Apple's New Data Center In Iowa Will Use 100% Renewable EnergyA new Apple data center in Iowa will be fully sustainable with 100 percent renewable energy according to a press release from CEO Tim Cook.
How Eco-Friendly Battery Storage Can Save U.S. Businesses Major MoneyMany United States businesses aren’t factoring in how eco-friendly battery storage can not only be better for the environment but also reduce their overall utlity costs.
'Jenni' Lets You Charge Your Cell Phone With Solar PowerA new crowdfunded company called Jenni is developing a charger for mobile devices that uses solar power.
Scotland Sets New Renewable Energy Record With Wind PowerScotland has had a record-breaking year with its offshore wind resources shattering renewable energy production achievements. They have generated around one million megawatt hours of electrical power over 6 months.
Anheuser-Busch Reserves 40 Of Tesla's Self-Driving Electric Semi TrucksThe Budweiser company has ordered 40 Tesla semi-trucks to cut down on fuel costs and reduce carbon emissions.
Honda Tests Vehicle-To-Grid Capabilities For Electric Cars In GermanyVehicle-to-grid capability (V2G) is a process where electricity is either sent back to the power grid or it limits charging rates when needed.
India's Rooftops Are Leading The Solar Power RevolutionLast year, India added more rooftop solar capacity than in the previous four years combined — adding 715 megawatts of solar power to the system.
New Electric Car Comes With 5 Years Of Free PowerSwedish startup Uniti is developing an electric car that operates like a smartphone and purchases can also get five years of free solar-sourced power for the vehicles.
How Green Energy Gives New Life to a Historic London Power PlantCitigen is making huge improvements to refurbish an historic power plant in London to run on greener energy. Learn about the improvements they've done so far and what's on the horizon.
New Research Offers Cheaper Alternative To Silicon Solar CellsA more attractive type of solar cell could make the renewable energy far more efficient than it has ever been. . South Korea’s Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology (UNIST) was able to set a new record of 22.1 percent efficiency with a stabilized, small perovskite solar cell.
Colgate Partners With Michael Phelps For 'Save Water' Recycling ProgramOver a span of nearly 70 years, United States water consumption has jumped 127 percent.
Scientists Discover Water Evaporation Is Key Green Energy SourceBased on lab data, Columbia University’s scientists believe that a capacity of 325 gigawatts are sitting in America’s lakes and reservoirs right now in the form of evaporation.
Finding Better Ways To Use Land Could Decrease Carbon Emissions By 30 PercentAccording to the study released in October, the combination of reforestation and limiting human impact in cutting trees down would be the equivalent of removing 1.27 billion cars annually.
Exxon Is Spending $1 Billion Per Year On Green EnergyEvery year, Exxon pours $1 billion into hundreds of green energy projects in 10 key areas, including algae biofuels, biodiesel made from agricultural waste, and more efficient ways of refining crude oil.
Sustainable Brewery Feeds Fish Farm With Leftover Grain And WaterAn Australian winery is able to generate energy for electric vehicles while customers drink their product.
Artist Transforms Landfill Waste Into 'Plasma Rock' MaterialInge Sluijs is an artist and designer who is using a material called “Plasma Rock” to rethink how landfill waste can go to good use.
This Paint Cools Your Home With The Power Of SunlightSunlight isn't as powerful as a laser, but Yaron Shenhav of SolCold decided to see if he could adapt this laser cooling process so it worked with the sun.
How Vail Resorts Plans To Zero Out Their Eco-Impact By 2030Vail Resorts announced an ambitious plan to zero their environmental impact by 2030. Learn about how they plan to fulfill their "Epic Promise for a Zero Footprint" over the next 13 years.
Google X's Latest Innovation Explores Floating Solar FarmsGoogle X has filed a patent for something that might suggest where our future lies in green energy: floating solar farms.
Is The Power Grid Ready For Electric Vehicles?Arguably the mass adoption of electric vehicles is one of the best things we can do for the environment but can our power grid handle the load if every car owner switches to an EV?
Elon Musk Explains Why Tesla Won't Have Solar Roofs Just YetElon Musk finally sheds som light on why the Tesla Model 3 isn't ready for solar roofs at the National Governors Association Summer Meeting.
The Sisters Who Are Turning Cryptocurrency GreenThe process of mining for virtual coins is estimated to cost $150,000 of electricity a day.
Farmers In Japan To Merge Mushroom Growing With Solar EnergyAn estimated 10 percent of Japanese farmland is not in use, despite a great need for more agriculture; interestingly, the majority of food in Japan is imported from other countries.
China Researchers Find Way To Transform Deserts Into Fertile LandScientists at Chongqing Jiaotong University have created a paste that’s made from the same substance found in plant cell walls.
New Waterproof Solar Cells Invigorate The Fashion IndustrySolar cell technology has improved to become thin and stretchable, and now it’s made another major breakthrough.
New Smart Air Suspension Feature Coming To Tesla Model 3The Smart Air Suspension, which is already available in Tesla Model S and Model X vehicles will soon be available for the Model 3.
BMW’s 'Mini' Looks To Bring Fully Electric Option To The U.S.BMW just announced it is working on an electric Mini model, which would come with a lithium-ion battery and be the first of its kind.
Scientists Revitalize Rusted Stainless Steel By Turning It Into BatteriesRecycling steel into batteries are the newest way scientists are saving metal waste.
NTSB Reveals Tesla Driver In Fatal Autopilot Crash Ignored Numerous WarningsTesla's autopilot was underfire for a fatal crash but it turns out according to NTSB it was more on the driver.
Coal Production May Cost Three Times More Than Solar Energy By 2040Old energies like coal are seeing forecasts of more expensive cost to maintain than solar energy.
Tesla Plans To Run Most Supercharger Stations On Solar And Battery PowerThe automaker Tesla is planning on making their popular supercharging stations run on renewable energy.
United Kingdom Expands Wind Farm With World's Largest TurbinesWind farms in the united kingdom just got the world's largest turbines installed at the London Array.
Singapore To Test World's Largest Floating Solar FarmsSingapore wants to add more renewable energy and unveiled the world's largest floating solar farms.
Philadelphia Makes Pledge To Run Entirely On Renewable Energy By 2035Philly wants to convert their city to run entirely on renewables by 2035, an ambitious goal for the historic city.
Hawaii Sources The 'Spirit Of Aloha' In Pursuit Of 100% Renewable EnergyHawaii is the latest area to comit to trying to find a way to transition to 100% renewable energy.
Harvard Turns Prewar Home Into Green Building That Makes More Energy Than It UsesA building at Harvard is producing more energy that it uses now thanks to upgrades.
This Province In China Just Went An Entire Week Running Only On Renewable EnergyQinghai province in China went a whole week running on just renewable energy.
Tesla's First Mass-Market Car To Hit The Road This JulyThe model 3 from Tesla is set to debut this summer in the US.
How Volunteers Use Recycled Plastic Bottles To Light Up Impoverished CountriesMyShelter foundation is using recycled plastic bottles to help light up poor countries.
Electric Vehicles May Soon Have 'Instantly Rechargeable' BatteriesNew technology might make it possible to instantly recharge batteries in electric vehicles.
These Texas Companies Are Moving Towards 100% Renewable EnergyMajor companies in Texas are working towards becoming 100% reliant on renewable energy.
Brazil's Ambitious New 10-Year Energy Expansion Plan Focuses On Solar PowerBrazil's ambitious plan to expand energy options focuses purely on eco-friendly solar energy.
Entrepreneur Creates Soccer Balls That Generate Energy As You PlayOver a billion people around the world do not have access to stable energy sources.