News - 12 Oct 2018
In 2015 the Paris Agreement specified the need for its nearly 200 signatory nations to implement greenhouse gas emissions reduction policies consistent with keeping the increase in the global average...
News - 28 Aug 2018
An international group of scientists actively monitoring the Arctic region has discovered a decrease in the levels of certain persistent organic pollutants (POPs) regulated by the Stockholm...
News - 3 Oct 2017
The Bavarian Energy Map indicates that to date, water is the primary renewable energy source in Bavaria, Germany. Nearly 33% of the entire renewable energy is produced in Bavaria.
News - 6 Jul 2017
If there is anywhere for carbon dioxide to disappear in large quantities from the atmosphere, it is into the Earth's oceans. There, huge populations of plankton can soak up carbon dioxide from...
News - 9 Jun 2017
As the world's second fastest-growing major economy and third largest producer of greenhouse gas emissions, India is at a crossroads.
Intent on raising its standard of living and extending...
News - 10 May 2017
The COMBO-CFB project, led by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, has developed a novel concept to increase the production of solar energy in the energy system. According to this research,...
News - 31 Mar 2017
A recent study from the University of Delaware reveals that tree trunks in upland forests actually emit methane rather than store it. This represents a new, previously unaccounted source of this...
News - 22 Mar 2017
A idea to simplify electronic waste recycling was recently proposed by a team of researchers from Rice University and the Indian Institute of Science. They recommend crushing the electronic waste...
News - 17 Mar 2017
Sandia National Laboratories is working with three industry partners to commercialize a distributed power system that can produce cheaper, cleaner, more efficient electricity.
The labs signed...
News - 18 Oct 2016
Teams in global competition want to convert CO2 waste into products ranging from building materials to toothpaste.
XPRIZE, the world’s leader in designing and managing incentive competitions to...