Conservation & Green Economy
High concentrations of arsenic, selenium and strontium were discovered in
drinking water wells located closest to natural gas extraction sites, according
to a study from the University of Texas at Arlington.
A tiny white sliver inside the heads of fish could hold evidence of a
century's worth of humans wrecking the environment: atomic bombs, overfishing,
even climate change.
California conservationists are looking for a way to save a giant sequoia planted by naturalist John Muir in the 1880s.
Thousands of miles away, in Southeast Asia, an oil industry is booming,
gobbling up giant tracts of rainforest in the process.
Biofuels technology firm Syntroleum Corp. revealed Friday it has
received unsolicited offers from unnamed third parties that either want to buy
the company, its assets or its intellectual properties such as patents.
California hears a lot about solar power, but the state is home to one of the strongest wind-power markets in the country.
There's a new form of energy in town.
A troublesome greenhouse gas could be an energy source, say Dutch scientists
describing a new method for producing electricity from carbon dioxide.
When it comes to saving energy, many of us think of turning out the lights, driving less and making personal sacrifices as consumers.
The pilot of the solar-powered plane Solar Impulse sits down for a Q&A on the importance of renewable energy.
Americans are using
solar panels and wind turbines instead of coal to generate electricity, a report says.
China on Thursday announced
anti-dumping duties on imports of solar-grade polysilicon, the latest moves in a global struggle
over trade in solar products and their raw materials.
Assets of failed solar company BlueChip
Energy may have been worth $19 million on paper, but Tuesday's auction brought
Australian scientists say a new technology could harvest waste heat from power
stations and vehicle exhaust pipes to generate electricity.
Western New Mexico University recently received 70 recycling bins
designed specifically for placement at the Silver City Campus.