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Wind Turbine Syndrome? Courts Aren't Buying It

Climate Central | John Upton | Posted 08.21.2014 | Green

This story originally appeared on Climate Central. To wind farm opponents, wind turbine syndrome is a manifold malady triggered by acoustic pulses ...

Natural Gas No Fit for GE's Ecomagination

Carol Pierson Holding | Posted 05.14.2014 | Green
Carol Pierson Holding

Natural gas delays the transition away from fossil fuels and into a survivable future at a critical moment.

A Sacrifice We Have To Make?

AP | DINA CAPPIELLO | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Obama administration will allow companies to seek authorization to kill and harm bald and golden eagles for up to 30 years wit...

Awful Arguments Against Green Energy

Dale Hansen | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics
Dale Hansen

For anyone who has ever watched Fox News you know that they hate green energy. And while there are plenty of good arguments for and against green ener...

GE's New Wind Turbines Have A Nifty Little Trick

Posted 08.07.2013 | Green

From Mother Nature Network's Sami Grover: I have something to confess. I am a huge fan of renewable energy, but I never paid much attention to sci...

Top 5 Green Gifts for Mother's Day

Terry Tamminen | Posted 07.07.2013 | Impact
Terry Tamminen

Yes, it will take a very special gift to really say "I love you, mom" to our Mother Earth. Here are the top 5 green Mother's Day gifts that our favorite planet has recently received and which may provide you a few shopping ideas for the other moms in your life.

Boom Turns To Bust For Wind Industry

The Huffington Post | Lucia Graves | Posted 01.08.2013 | Business

Wind developers around the country are racing to get their wind farms tested and running before the federal wind production tax credit expires Tuesday...

Will Republicans Save Wind Power?

Posted 02.27.2012 | Green

From EarthTechling's Pete Danko: The production tax credit (PTC) for renewable energy didn’t shrivel up and blow away when Congress failed to inc...

Inflatable Wind Turbine From Segway Designer

Posted 12.05.2011 | Green

From EarthTechling's Pete Danko: The inventor who gave the world the Segway – you know, that upright-riding, personal-transportation thing – is...

Wind Turbines Get ‘MRI’ Treatment From GE

Posted 11.21.2011 | Green

From EarthTechling's Steve Duda: In the past, the mention of an MRI machine usually brought with it bad news. For more than 30 years, the machines ...

After a Scorching Week, Wind Power Lessons From the Texas Heat Wave

Denise Bode | Posted 10.11.2011 | Green
Denise Bode

For three straight days in the real world last week, wind made the difference between keeping the lights on and the air conditioners running -- and rolling blackouts.

Will Wind Farms Slaughter Golden Eagles?

AP | NOAKI SCHWARTZ and JASON DEAREN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

APPLE VALLEY, Calif. — Fears that whirling wind turbines could slaughter protected golden eagles have halted progress on a key piece of the fede...

What's Green, White and Blue? American Jobs

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Additional wind farms mean more renewable energy freeing the U.S. from reliance on foreign oil. But there's no point in replacing imported foreign oil with imported wind turbines

Weekly Mulch: Nuclear Plants will go up in Georgia

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
The Media Consortium

By Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium Blogger If you were to look out to the horizon of the clean energy field right now, you would see the hazy outlines ...

Hell No! We Won't Send Our Tax Dollars to China

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leo W. Gerard

China doesn't consider America first or the remainder of the world first. And that's what the USA must do. We need an industrial policy that makes no apologies for putting America and American workers first.

Renewable Energy -- Not in My Backyard!

Jennifer Schwab | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jennifer Schwab

It seems many people support wind and solar energy so long as it's not in my backyard, and not in my hiking grounds either.

Climate Change Protesters Superglue Themselves

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A group of climate change activists were arrested after supergluing themselves together outside a Government department in support of workers staging ...

UFO Flies Off Wind Turbine -- What The Heck Is It? (VIDEO)

Kevin Grandia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kevin Grandia

It's obviously not a UFO in the sense of "aliens taking over the world" or anything, but this video shows a rather large weird semi-opaque object fly...

Mariah Power Windspire: A Low-Profile Wind Turbine

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Deemed the 'Best Of What's New In '08' by Popular Science Magazine, the innovative Mariah Power Winspire is sure to be the must-have wind turbine in 2...

Jay Leno's MagLev Wind Turbine Is Bigger Than Ed Begley's (VIDEO)

NBC.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Jay Leno may have a ton of old cars that probably get four or five miles to the gallon, but at least he's talking about wind power on television! Or. ...

Green Edge 11: Monks Embrace Mighty Wind

John Tepper Marlin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
John Tepper Marlin

Brother Joseph functions as the Abbey's environmental conscience.. the wind turbine is only part of an overall effort to reduce energy use and cost through recycling and conservation programs.

New, Innovative Wind Turbines For Your Home

Treehugger | Matthew McDermott | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Though solar panels definitely hog the renewable energy stage when it comes to home installations, a number of new, innovative wind turbines have ente...

Pickens And Wind Energy: Can It Be Done? What's The Cost?

CNN Money | Steve Hargreaves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

T. Boone Pickens, the billionaire oilman, has been hitting the airwaves, pitching a plan to use wind to replace all the natural gas that's used to pro...