Fracking Methane Emissions Much Higher than Estimated
The Green Optimistic, 17 hours ago
Hydraulic fracturing, also known as "fracking," has been hailed by some as the key to reducing carbon dioxide emissions, but condemned by others because the practice can be highly polluting. Could it be, as well, that fracking is actually responsible for more greenhouse gas emissions than the natura...
Thermoelectric Generator Harvests Renewable Energy, Yours
The Green Optimistic, 17 hours ago
As pointed out in a famous movie, human beings generate a lot of extra heat. This renewable energy source could be harvested, hopefully not to power some robot-horde, but perhaps some of tomorrow's wearable devices. Take, for example, the smartwatch, a wireless extension of the smartphone, which not...
Carbon Dioxide Emissions of Various Energy Sources
The Green Optimistic, 17 hours ago
According to climate change scientists, reduction of carbon dioxide emissions is an absolute necessity to address the source of the problem, if it isn't too late to do anything about it. According to the EPA (US Environmental Protection Agency) about one third of US carbon dioxide emissions are gene...
Redefining Local
Energy Bulletin, 17 hours ago
What does “local” mean when you live on a remote farm or ranch?
New Book Inspires Us to Think Like A Commoner
Energy Bulletin, 17 hours ago
David Bollier, an award-winning policy strategist and international activist, is out with a new book that explains the rich history and promising future of the commons...
Millennials and the Slave Economy
Energy Bulletin, 17 hours ago
Similarities abound between today’s declining civic ethos and mid nineteenth century, pre Civil War era human flesh markets starting with America’s contemporary desperation class composed of minimum wage workers toiling in America’s most praised corporations (e.g. Wal-Mart & Mc...
Years of Recapping Dangerously
Energy Bulletin, 17 hours ago
Just like on Game of Thrones, where winter is a destabilizing force on all of Westeros (plus: ice zombies), climate change is having a similar impact on our non-fictional planet.
Hemp Fiber Crop Research & Development
Energy Bulletin, 17 hours ago
With the advent of state laws that overturn a sixty-year ban on hemp agriculture, a new and yet anciently rooted era of farming is on the horizon.
"Green Building Premium" Is Often A Myth
Alternative Energy Technology, 17 hours ago
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Alternative Energy Technology, 17 hours ago
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Alternative Energy Technology, 17 hours ago
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Eric Pickles Gives Himself More Power Over Renewable Energy
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Spurring a Manufacturing Renaissance: Increasing Competitiveness through Energy Efficiency
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