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Tesla introduces subtle solar roof option for homeowners

Jenna Ladd | May 23, 2017

The solar energy market experienced a 97 percent growth in 2016. In total, the U.S. has more than 42 gigawatts of solar energy capacity… 257 more words

Energy

Guest column: How Oregon can cut carbon — and boost its economy

States can and will take the lead on smarter policies

Earlier this year, Oregonians got a reality check on the state’s carbon pollution. We’re less than three years away from a deadline to cut planet-warming gases, yet the latest numbers show we’re not even close to making the goal. 12 more words

Oregon Legislature

Appalachian State U makes pitch for carbon indulgences ... er ... offsets

Appalachian State University’s Office of Sustainability has a way to relieve students of their guilt for existing. According to the university’s newsletter, The Appalachian, for $8 contribution to the Carbon Neutral Commuter program the money will be given to Sterling Planet, a commercial offset and green energy credit company. 185 more words

Science

Can you help to make BFOE's Warehouse energy efficient and accessible to all?

BFOE’s community share offer closes on June 2nd

Birmingham Friends of the Earth own The Warehouse in Digbeth, operating it as a not-for-profit business whilst campaigning for the improvement of the local environment. 301 more words

Birmingham

The Unsustainable Nature of Eating Unseasonably

The demand for a constantly available source of unseasonal fruit and vegetables seems, by its very nature an unsustainable way to live. As global carbon emissions and the effects of climate change continue to increase year on year, the need for an instant and impactful change in human habits and mindsets is now more prevalent than ever. 1,003 more words

Norway Floats Into the Autonomous Vehicle Industry With Robot Boats

Not so long ago, the maritime industry struggled to get internet onto boats at sea. Fast forward to the present day, and a fertilizer company out of Oslo… 345 more words

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