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Nature Conservancy chief scientist says the Gulf oil spill highlights how the energy industry can be a threat to nature -- and that's why conservationists must engage with energy companies like BP.
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GE looks to develop first freshwater wind farm on the Cleveland shores of Lake Erie, creating enough energy to power 7,000 homes.
Smart grids may manage power efficiently, but they also gather private data concerning each household's energy use -- data that should be protected.
Augsburg College is now the largest purchaser of wind energy from Xcel's Wind Source, the biggest provider in the U.S.
The state's two largest utilities will buy power generated by Granite Reliable Wind's 33 wind towers in northern New Hampshire.
Offshore drilling has come a long way since the wharf-based rigs of the late 1800s, giving oil companies an arsenal of options for tapping deep-sea deposits.
BP's oil spill could hamper the domestic oil industry -- but that doesn't mean we'll use less oil.
In the past, this season has brought bad news to nuclear power advocates. This year, everything is turning up roses.
Tax breaks aimed at rewarding homegrown goods also benefit foreign companies that assemble their green energy products on American soil.
Sierra Club urges colleges to find another way to generate electricity.
Underground coal gasification is being explored as a way to slash energy costs and increase environmental and human safety.
Host of Future Earth: Our Addiction to Power says documentary raises important questions.
A recent report faulted the program for not verifying product claims.
Some European countries are generating green and cheap energy through waste-to-energy power plants placed in the communities they serve.
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