Tuvalu plans to be first 100% solar-powered nation
July 21, 2009, 9:27 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
South Pacific island sets ambitious goal to harness sun for more than just tourism.
Corporations inventing new definitions for local shopping
July 16, 2009, 4:27 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
When corporate marketing meets a grassroots movement, everyone gets confused.
Holy smokes! Man charged 23 quadrillion dollars for cigarettes
July 15, 2009, 1:38 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Is this the latest tax scheme to help fund renewable energy and health care?
Bus rapid transit systems aiding climate change fight
July 10, 2009, 12:02 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
In cities like Bogotá, Colombia, expensive subways systems are being eclipsed by more efficient and cost-effective mass bus systems. Will it catch on?
Greenpeace unfurls climate banner over Mt. Rushmore
July 8, 2009, 2:13 p.m. by Michael d'Estries
Organization urges President Obama to act on global warming.