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People always say that Vermont Gov. Jim Douglas is a nice man. But he has character as well as policy failings which we can no longer afford to overlook.
With a natural gas pipeline proposed for northern Massachusetts still in the planning stages and strong opposition in communities along its route, power experts are saying a shortage of gas supplies in the state and New England in general is driving up prices and forcing greater reliance on coal and oil power generation.
Arizona businesses announced plans earlier this year to hire more than 3,000 workers in clean-energy industries, letting the state claim the biggest growth in renewable-energy jobs in the nation for the second quarter of 2014.
Here's a transcript - edited for length and clarity - of The Texas Tribune's in-depth interview with land commissioner candidate George P. Bush, in which he lays out his positions on environmental policy.
Deep in a Swiss mountain, workers have blasted out a cathedral-sized hole for a power plant that will help keep Europe's lights on, but the profit outlook for the 1.9 billion Swiss franc project has darkened since its construction began in 2008.
Do you want a fun, interactive way for your children to learn about physical science? The Children's Museum is the place to go for S.T.E.A.M. Sundays.
These notes quantify the progress and achievement of the massive movement to install renewable energy solutions for electricity generation in Western Nations.
Pricey VA wind turbines around U.S. remain idle In the meantime, U.S. taxpayers are left in the lurch Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/news/local/2014/08/30/pricey-va-wind-turbines-around-us-remain-idle/14883333/ A crane is put into place Wednesday to repair the wind turbine at the St. Cloud VA Health Care System in ... (more)
Many environmentally related posts appearing at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve.
The agribusiness owned by Board of Regents President Bruce Rastetter was awarded $480,000 in no-interest loans from an Iowa State University center a few months after he joined the school's governing board, records show.
The world's current record holder stands at 5.5 MW, a prototype with the potential to power 1,100 households each year.
A CONTROVERSIAL offshore windfarm planned for the Scottish coast has been granted final planning consent but cannot go ahead until the outcome of a legal battle by US tycoon Donald Trump.
How many times have we been treated to hissy fits by the environmental left when it comes to species other than humans and their endangerment? What group has constantly pushed for laws that protect animals from humans? And where have the enviros been mostly silent as a particular group of animals is wantonly slaughtered daily in the name of green, ... (more)
A $2 billion King Island wind farm proposed by Hydro Tasmania would not go ahead under options contained in the Warburton review of the Renewable Energy Target provided to the Federal Government.
Altaeros Energies is a relatively new company born out of MIT Labs. They've developed a wind turbine that is tethered to the ground, can go higher than the current large fan-like wind turbines you see all around us and it's mobile.
MARK COLVIN: Environment groups and the operators of solar and wind companies have come out swinging against the Warburton review into the renewable energy target.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 03:12 am
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