08 Nov '11, 5am

Cool green inventions! Nontoxic flame retardants, windows that block heat but not light, and more.

Cool green inventions! Nontoxic flame retardants, windows that block heat but not light, and more.

New ways to make and save energy, from university research An environmentalist dies and reports to the pearly gates, but there is a mix-up and she is sent to the gates of hell. Once in hell, she is horrified by the air and water pollution, global warming, and habitat destruction. But she gets to work and soon the hellscape is covered with grass and plants, the food is organic, the air is clean, and the people are happy. One day, God calls Satan up on the telephone and says with a sneer, "So, how's it going down there in hell?" Satan tells God about the improvements brought by the environmentalist and God says, "What? You've got an environmentalist? That's a mistake--send her up here or I'll sue." Satan laughs and answers, "Yeah, right. And just where are you going to get a lawyer?" It takes all types to deal with our environmental problems--and today I'd like to focus on t...

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greenbuildingadvisor.com 09 Nov '11, 11am

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ecogeek.org 08 Nov '11, 9pm

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solardaily.com 05 Nov '11, 3am

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Facebook to Install Hybrid Solar Power and Water System at New ...: Social media giant Facebook plans to install...

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greenbiz.com 08 Nov '11, 4pm

Social media giant Facebook plans to install a rooftop solar power system that will provide hot water as well as electrici...

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newelectronics.co.uk 08 Nov '11, 12pm

Graphene was discovered at the University of Manchester by Professors Andre Geim and Konstatin Novoselov. As a result, the...

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solardaily.com 08 Nov '11, 7am

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Facebook adopts hybrid solar technology

renewableenergyfocus.com 09 Nov '11, 9am

£10m for renewable energy initiatives by UK communities Twelve UK communities have received grants to install solar panels...

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greenhomeguide.com 10 Nov '11, 9pm

A fan, which costs two to five cents per hour to operate, will make a room feel 4 to 6 degrees cooler. Also, a fan works w...

Volkswagen CC boosted by green technology

thegreencarwebsite.co.uk 05 Nov '11, 11pm

This year’s Los Angeles Auto Show will mark the introduction of the new Volkswagen CC saloon car, which will boast an arra...

Power for the people: Energy for the 99 percent

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grist.org 09 Nov '11, 12am

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A Power Company President Ties His Future to Gr...

e360.yale.edu 09 Nov '11, 2pm

A Power Company President Ties His Future to Green Energy David Crane, the CEO of one of the nation’s largest electric com...

India Solar Market: 54 MW in 2010 to 9,000+ MW in 2016

India Solar Market: 54 MW in 2010 to 9,000+ MW ...

cleantechnica.com 07 Nov '11, 1pm

Quick News: GTM Research and Bridge to India have published a new report, The India Solar Market: Strategy, Players, and O...