Blogs Renewable Energy

Image of the Day: Wind Farm Study Stirs Up False Claims

  • Published: May 2nd, 2012

While wind farms may raise local overnight temps, they act to diminish global warming by providing a clean source of energy.

New Breakthrough in Solar? Maybe. Possibly. Or Not.

  • Published: Dec 21st, 2011

New study finds a way to double the efficiency of solar cells while cutting the cost. Is this finally the solution we have been looking for?

Interactive Map Compares States’ Renewable Energy Goals

  • Published: Jul 22nd, 2011

Use this interactive tool to explore and compare renewable portfolio standards in the US.

With Policy Help, IPCC Says Renewables Could Dominate Energy in 2050

  • Published: May 10th, 2011

A new special report from the UN climate panel suggests renewables could meet 80 percent of world energy demand by 2050.

Washington Eyes a Future Free of Coal Power — Almost

  • Published: May 3rd, 2011

Last week, Washington Governor Chris Gregoire signed a bill to close the state's only remaining coal-burning power plant.

Nocera Takes Solar Energy for the Masses One Step Further

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2011

The newest development by MIT chemist Daniel Nocera offers an exciting hint of a solar-powered world.

Interactive Maps: Worldwide Nuclear Power

  • Published: Mar 29th, 2011

Interactive maps shed light on the current state of the nuclear industry around the world.

A Million New Vehicles, but Unknown Emissions Savings

  • Published: Feb 2nd, 2011

The U.S. aims to be a leader in advanced technology cars, but a new analysis says building them isn't the only hold-up to reducing vehicle emissions.