by Amelia Rosch Posted on September 16, 2014
Schools saw shorter days and cancelled athletic practices thanks to the heat wave gripping Southern California. Temperatures over the weekend reached into the mid 100s.
by Jeff Spross Posted on September 16, 2014
The indoor air pollution from fuels the global poor burn to cook and light and heat their homes cause as many as 4.3 million deaths a year. Here's how solar power could begin alleviating the problem.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 16, 2014
At its best, the proposed rule could result in up to 11.29 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions reductions -- the equivalent of taking about 2.3 million cars off the road.
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by Jeff Spross Posted on September 15, 2014
An oil lobbyist said the goal was to boost Iowa's corn industry and thus help our Rep. Bruce Braley (D-IA), who's running against Republican Joni Ernst for the state's national Senate seat.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 15, 2014
The $500 million worth of purchases announced on Monday will total 278 megawatts of solar power.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 15, 2014
The study finds that faults in well casing and cementing -- not the actual act of drilling -- is to blame for contamination.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 15, 2014 Updated: September 15, 2014
It's not just Chipotle.
The 42,000 people living in Burlington, Vermont can now feel confident that when they turn on their TVs or power up their computers they are using renewable energy.
The algae, Emiliania huxleyi, tended to grow more quickly once it had adapted to higher ocean temperatures.
by Ari Phillips Posted on September 14, 2014 Updated: September 14, 2014
Millions of birds migrating south for the winter will benefit from this program to bring wetlands to drought-ridden California.