The Solar Impulse plane, in the second leg of a coast-to-coast flight, broke a distance record for solar-powered flight.
The San Onofre nuclear plant has been shut down for more than a year because of equipment problems
with its replacement steam generators.
Hamilton Green Action members will try
to utilize existing organizations and events to advance the agenda of making
this Ohio burg the "greenest little city in America."
California's heavy industries spent $280 million on greenhouse gas
permits in the state's latest carbon auction, which environmentalists see as a sign that
the program is hitting its stride.
Pot production often uses hospital-intensity lamps, air
conditioning, dehumidifiers, fans and carbon-dioxide generators to stimulate
plants and boost their potency.
New, tougher standards have been part of the problem for the coal industry, no doubt. From here, though, they're running a distant third to natural gas and western coal.
Lockheed Martin officials commissioned the Defense Department's first microgrid at a ribbon-cutting
ceremony at Fort Bliss, Texas, on Friday.
Companies operating industrial-sized turbines
that are killing eagles and other protected birds
have yet to be fined or prosecuted -- even though every death is a
The focus of a small green-technology company in Cordova, Tenn., has shifted
from supplying American homes with wind turbines to helping the Republic of Tatarstan plan for a town served by a
fleet of electric vehicles.
Technology isn't new to Elizabethtown farmer Jim Hershey.
During the early May summit in San Jose with U.S. President Barack Obama and the presidents of Central America and the Dominican Republic, Costa Rica focused much of its efforts on bilateral energy initiatives.
A $300,000 grant from the California Energy Commission to
Santa Clara County will be matched with $900,000 in county funds to install a
compressed natural gas (CNG) fueling station at the Fleet Management Facility at
2265 Junction Ave. in San Jose.
The installation will consist of five 2.3 megawatt turbines located on
1,500 acres of government-owned property east of the Pantex plant in Amarillo, Texas.
Late rainfall contributed to what the Obama administration said Monday would
likely be a dicey wildfire season in the western United States this year.
The Supreme Court gave a victory to Monsanto and other
makers of patented seeds Monday, ruling they can prohibit farmers from growing a
second crop from their genetically engineered seeds.