Among the electric, hybrid, and fuel cell cars being touted as the saviors of the planet, Honda's little natural-gas-powered Civic has quietly been running along, saving its owners money at the pump and producing drastically reduced amounts of CO2.
A wide range of safer, cleaner energy options is available to replace Indian Point Energy Center if the nuclear plant is not relicensed in 2015, according to an independent analysis commissioned by the Natural Resources Defense Council and Riverkeeper.
Solar radiation management (SRM) is one of the geoengineering techniques proposed as a potential means of offsetting some of the anthropogenic radiative forcing of climate as a means to reduce climate change.
Startup 7AC Technologies plans to beta test an air conditioner which uses plastic plates and a high-tech membrane to draw water from the air and cut energy use by 50 percent and more. Read this blog post by Martin LaMonica on Green Tech.