Bonfire + a bunch of box fans = Homemade fire tornado
April 23, 2014, 12:44 p.m. by Shea Gunther
Watch the fire spin and swirl as its driven up towards the heavens by an array of well-placed box fans to the soothing tune of 'Moonlight Sonata.'
IKEA announces first U.S. investment in wind energy
April 10, 2014, 9:56 a.m. by Matt Hickman
IKEA blows, or gusts rather, into the U.S. wind energy sector with an investment in an Illinois wind project capable of generating enough annual energy to power and heat 70 stores.
A blimp with a mission: Helium-filled wind turbine to take float in Alaska [Video]
April 3, 2014, 4:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
FaFairbanks will be the first commercial deployment site for BAT (Buoyant Altitude Turbine), an inflatable turbine that harnesses wind energy at 1,000 feet.
Method to open greenhouse-topped production plant on Chicago's South Side
March 7, 2014, 1:50 p.m. by Matt Hickman
The style-conscious soap wizards at Method unveil plans for a wind- and solar-powered manufacturing facility that will also include rooftop food production.
Richard Branson's Necker Island to install solar, wind
March 3, 2014, 2:10 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Transition to clean energy meant to provide a proof of concept to other island nations in the Caribbean.
Renewable energy source for West Virginia is blowing in the wind
February 25, 2014, 9:51 a.m. by Mountaineer News
With a powerful coal lobby, an expired federal tax credit and mountaintop removal efforts, the Mountain State faces an uphill battle in building wind energy.
Judd Hirsch: Neighborly fuss over wind turbine is 'baloney'
November 18, 2013, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Residents in a sleepy New York town are making a lot of noise over the noise that they fear will forever disrupt their community if 'Taxi' actor Judd Hirsch is given the green light to erect a wind turbine on his property.
Riding for renewables: Why I'm pedaling 120 miles on an electric bike to deliver a petition to Maine's governor
November 13, 2013, 10:06 a.m. by Shea Gunther
I’m making this trek to ask Maine Gov. Paul LePage to lead, follow, or get out of the way of clean energy development in my state.
When business unplugs from the grid, can utilities survive?
October 18, 2013, 11:08 a.m. by Sami Grover
From Ikea to Walmart, corporations are increasingly interested in generating their own power. Where does that leave utilities?