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Utilities and renewable energy advocates are too often at loggerheads. eLab encourages them to collaborate.
Actress and activist Debra Winger explains to Baldwin why she decided to join the fight against the natural gas industry's controversial drilling techniques.
Nestled in a valley between steep mountains, the town of Rjukan, Norway, receives very little of the sun's rays between September and March.
ooklyn's Red Hook Recreation Center is unveiled as the first of Global Green's Solar for Sandy resiliency sites which, thanks to funding by IKEA, will transform the facility into a safe haven for the community during future storms.
Fifteen-year-old Cassandra Lin is changing her community, her state, and her world, one pot of grease at a time.
From Ikea to Walmart, corporations are increasingly interested in generating their own power. Where does that leave utilities?
Things are seriously heating up at Orange County Great Park in Irvine, Calif. as Stanford climbs up the scoreboard to take the lead (but not by much) in the 2013 U.S. Solar Decathlon.
Despite their downsized nature, mini-fridges still consume a lot of juice. To save energy, a newly opened LEED residence hall at Bridgewater State University outlaws them altogether.
Whether they're towering over vibrant Dutch flower fields or Californian slopes, windmills are one of mankind's most picturesque energy-producing machines.
This stove offers a new approach to solar-powered cooking — and a healthy upgrade from traditional wood or charcoal fires — because it uses a heated tube to prepare the food.
Need climate change data defined in simpler terms? It doesn't get any easier to understand than this.
Scientists aren't any closer to nuclear fusion power plants, but they are getting closer to controlling the fusion explosions that generate power.
More and more solar is not necessarily a good thing for a solar industry trying to find its footing.
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