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Where Have All The Prairies Gone?

AP | CHET BROKAW and JACK GILLUM | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green

ROSCOE, S.D. (AP) — Robert Malsam nearly went broke in the 1980s when corn was cheap. So now that prices are high and he can finally make a profit, ...

GMO E. Coli Could Turn Plant Waste Into Fuel

Posted 03.28.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's John Platt: Plant waste has long been seen as a possible source of sustainable biofuels, and new research out of Rice ...

A Green Transportation Dialog Should Start During National Train Day and Transportation Week

D.A. Barber | Posted 07.05.2011 | Green
D.A. Barber

This seems the perfect opportunity to re-think the kind of jobs that would be created supporting green transportation infrastructure projects.

Award-Winning Startup To Create Clean Fuel From CO2

greenbang.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

What began as a research project at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), is now an ambitious business venture that aims to convert millio...

The Veggie Van Tour Rolls into Washington

Josh Tickell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Josh Tickell

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FUEL Filmmakers Unveil World's First Algae-Fueled, 150 MPG Car (VIDEO)

Jennifer Grayson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Grayson

Did you know that the diesel engine was originally invented to run on vegetable oil? Or that ethanol was the preferred fuel for Henry Ford's Model T?

Ethanol In California: How Everything Has To Change For A Little Bit Of Corn

gas 2.0 | Alexis Madrigal | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

California, which is often forward-thinking on energy issues, challenged itself to use cleaner-burning fuels in the 1980s. Alexis Madrigal, writing fo...