Tag: renewable energy

When an Entire Political Party Rejects Science, Your Vote Really Does Matter

Every GOP candidate has been a climate denier. They would all like to undue any progress made in our fight against this global environmental emergency. In this election, more than any other….your vote really matters.

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Is Your State Filthy or Clean?

Our friends at Modernize did some hard digging and found out some really interesting statistics and metrics to gauge how each state is doing in regards to renewable energy production and pollution. They then put them into some really beautiful info-graphics to make it a bit more interesting. Where does your home state rank?

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Invisible Solar Cells Could Turn Every Window Into an Energy Source

Solar technology is improving to a point where solar panels will soon be invisible to the naked eye. SunPartner Technologies is working on solar cells that can turn any window or smartphone display into a solar panel that can harness the sun.

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The Surprising Environmental Impact of the Internet

You probably never thought about it, but the internet has a huge environmental impact. Check out the info graphic made by our friends over at custommade.com

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Does the Coal Industry Need to Die for us to Live?

Coal is filthy and contributing to climate change. It is time to transition to renewable energy.

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The Future of Urban Energy May Be Tree-Shaped Wind Turbines

A French entrepreneur tackles the issue of urban wind energy by designing a tree-like structure with tiny wind turbines for leaves.

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Bill Nye Urges The U.S. To Take the Lead on Climate Change

Bill Nye the Science Guy talks climate change, and how dragging our feet on the issue will lead to our destruction

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Algae Farm Suspended Above Highway Eats Pollution

A design firm uses nature to clean up air pollution by suspending an algae farm above a highway in Geneva, Switzerland.

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Robot Cleans Dirt Off Solar Panels in the Desert

Powerful little robot cleans dirt and dust off of solar panels without the help of people, or the use of water.

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Spray-On Solar Panels?

Super smart scientists in the UK found an innovative way to improve solar technology in just about every aspect. By using an inexpensive and abundant mineral, they are able to create a solar solution to spray on to surfaces like spray paint, making it cheaper, cleaner, faster, and all around more awesome.

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