Years ago, countries of the world committed to lock in a new international climate agreement at the 2015 U.N.
The People’s Climate March is over, but unfortunately the real phenomenon has just got started. A lot of great cartoons, photoons, and stories are going around the internet these days about climate change.
At a private shindig in little town called New York City last week, SolarCity CEO Lyndon Rive and Chairman Elon Musk (Lyndon’s cousin and also the CEO, Chief Product Architect, and Chairman of Tesla Motors) made a few casual but potentially world-changing announcements, as is practically a habit with Elon.
A new report out from Lazard tells us something those who follow the wind and solar industries already knew to some degree: large-scale solar and wind power projects can now compete purely on cost with natural gas power plants (as well as coal and nuclear, of course).
Originally Published in the ECOreport There will be several notable absences among the World leaders attending the UN Climate Summit, in New York, on September 23. The Leaders of China, India, Germany and Canada will all be sending representatives. Prime Minister Stephen Harper will be attending the associated dinner and addressing the UN later that week.
Solar power advertising has, for the most part, been sparse and lame. There have been a handful of excellent solar ads that I’ve seen over the past few years, but just a handful.
Electric cars are much, much greener than gas cars (“gasmobiles,” as I like to call them). Even in the state with the dirtiest electricity grid (Colorado), electric cars charging from the grid have a miles per gallon equivalency of 34.
“The Future of Energy is a powerful documentary that captures the movement across the United States to transition to renewable energy and what everyday people are doing to help foster that shift.
Solar power is a very safe investment, but it has taken banks and financiers a bit of time to get used to the technology.
Remember the difference between weather and climate? We know what happens when the weather changes—it’s obvious.
If you’re concerned about the world’s climate (including what’s happening in the United States), today’s a great day to self-educate.
This report isn’t brand new, but I somehow missed it when it came out a few months ago. It’s a report from the International Energy Agency (IEA), which is quite a respected global organization.
This year, we have seen the largest-ever outpouring of reporting and planning for inevitable climate change in the Anthropocene.
Time to look up again tonight (Tuesday, September 9) for the last of five Supermoons this year! This one won’t be as spectacular as the August 10 recordbreaker, but it offers a terrific spectacle.
Dividend Solar has gone and busted out a can of CO2 whoopass with new solar loans that are the lowest on the market.
I know, “unstealths” is used more for startups than for educational programs, but I thought unstealths sounded more interesting for this New York solar school program than the standard alternatives.
The National Audubon Society issued a somber report yesterday about how America’s birds will react to anticipated climate changes. Another is expected today from Cornell.
Paleontologists in southern Patagonia, Argentina, have discovered fossils of a new long-necked, long-tailed dinosaur the size of 12 elephants.
You saw the viral video last week of a huge fish gulping down a four-foot shark off the coast of Bonita Springs, Florida, right?
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