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College Facilities As Living Laboratories for Sustainability

Lee Rasch | Posted 01.25.2014 | Education
Lee Rasch

Sustainable practices can be incorporated into a wide range of programs, from technician training to managing sustainable systems.

Renewable Energy Investment Is a Long-Term Win

Jonathan A. Schein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jonathan A. Schein

According to a recently released report from the U.S. Energy Information Agency, nearly 50% of all energy generated in this country comes from the burning of coal.

Peruvian Rock Star Releases Climate Change Themed Song and Video

Levi Novey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Levi Novey

One of Peru's most popular musicians has released an optimistic climate change anthem as the title track of his latest album Amazonas.

Blackout in Brazil: Hydropower and Our Climate Conundrum

Nikolas Kozloff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Nikolas Kozloff

In addition to sparking problems in public transport, the blackout or apagao led to hospital emergencies and the shutting down of several airports.

Backstage at a Run-of-River Green-Energy Project

James Glave | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
James Glave

These projects capture the kinetic energy of falling water without the massive negative impacts associated with dam construction, and they're causing quite a stir.

NAFTA: America's Energy Solution

Diane Francis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Diane Francis

North America should forget a continental energy policy which will guarantee its economic pre-eminence -- but this will only work if the US imposes strict conservation and Mexico changes its oil policies immediately.

Public Outcry Forces Chinese Dam Growth To Slow

Wall Street Journal | ANDREW BATSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Around 250 B.C., a Chinese official here designed an ingenious system of earthworks that tamed the flood-prone Min River and distributed its water to ...