Gravity energy storage could replace batteries as a way to hold onto energy & dole it out as needed to supplement intermittent renewables.
How Fossil Fuel Subsidies Are Helping Trash The Planet Helping rich oil companies awash in record profits goes against common sense
Helping rich oil companies awash in record profits goes against common sense.
Cleaner Drilling: If We’re Going to Drill Anyway, Can We Make It More Efficient? Technological Innovation and Concern for the Environment Are Helping to Clean Up Drilling for Oil and Gas
Technological Innovation and Concern for the Environment Are Helping to Clean Up Drilling for Oil and Gas…
Is so-called cleantech (alternative energy and related sectors) still the next big thing for American venture capitalists?
Dear EarthTalk: How does the Rocky Mountain Institute think we can get off of oil and coal by 2050 and save money in the process? — James Greenville, Redding, CT Colorado-based sustainability think-tank Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) was founded in 1982 by American physicist and environmentalist Amory Lovins to research and promote market-based solutions to our energy […]
I heard that some wind farms use fossil fuels to power their generators when the wind won’t. Doesn’t that defeat their whole renewable energy purpose?
In a development that makes a mockery of its own declaration that the U.S. is experiencing an energy crisis, the Bush Administration recently proposed drastic 30 percent cuts in federal programs that promote energy-efficient buildings and encourage businesses and homeowners to invest in solar and wind power.