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Spanish Island Becomes First To Be Powered Solely On Wind, Water

Mother Nature Network | Josh Lew | Posted 05.30.2014 | Green

This post originally appeared on Mother Nature Network. The most remote and westernmost of Spain's Canary Islands, El Hierro was considered to be t...

Feds Say Hydropower Capacity Could Be Doubled In U.S.

Posted 05.04.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. The Grand Canyon was once targeted as a major dam site by the federal government, a project even...

Is Marine Power The Next Wind Power?

Posted 11.29.2011 | Green

From EarthTechling's Pete Danko: Researchers at the Sandia National Laboratories see marine-based power generation – which they call MHK, for mar...

The Quest For Renewable Energy Turns Back To Water

AP | By ALAN SAYRE | Posted 09.19.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS -- The powerful flow of the Mississippi River, which brought destruction to scores living near its flooded banks this spring, is viewed by...

Water Crisis, Energy Crisis, Vicious Cycle

Gal Luft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Gal Luft

As Solomon correctly points out, we cannot address the water challenge without access to affordable energy. Conversely, we cannot solve the energy challenge without addressing the water challenge.

Water Power

Jonathan M. Winer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jonathan M. Winer

In covering personalities and events, Solomon suggests that societies that know how to take advantage of new ways of using water dominate their time, while those that fail to address water crises disintegrate.