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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.

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.

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.

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 ...