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Stealthy Story of USA Tidal Power

Stealthy Story of USA Tidal Power

PBS originally reported back in September of 2013 of the successful deployment of the USA’s first commercial,

Basic Electric Car Information by CNN

Basic Electric Car Information by CNN

CNN did a fairly decent news piece on EVs from Hong Kong back in 2011 and it still serves as a good basic introduction

Australia Switched On for Wave Energy

Australia Switched On for Wave Energy

Carnegie Corporation’s Perth Wave Energy Project nears commissioning and operation phase. Carnegie has previously

USA Deploys Offshore Wind Farms Decades After Europe

USA Deploys Offshore Wind Farms Decades After Europe

Currently there are no offshore wind farms operating in the USA. However, three areas have just recently been selected as

Solar Shingles Can Replace Old Roof Shingles

Solar Shingles Can Replace Old Roof Shingles

Instead of using conventional shingles which just depreciate in value, spend approximately twice as much (which can be

Worlds Largest Solar Thermal Plant in USA Shines

Worlds Largest Solar Thermal Plant in USA Shines

Ivanpah Solar Project was just activated in California’s Mojave Desert supplying clean energy to 140,000 homes. The

Incandescent Bulbs in the USA Now Illegal

Incandescent Bulbs in the USA Now Illegal

As of January 1st 2014 it is illegal to import or manufacturer the popular 60-watt and 40-watt light bulbs commonly used

Putting Global Energy Reserves into Relative Perspective

Putting Global Energy Reserves into Relative Perspective

Energy Investment: Where should humanity be investing their time, money and energy? Richard Perez produced this graphic

Help Save a Piece of the Brazilian Rainforest

Help Save a Piece of the Brazilian Rainforest

Keep the Brazilian Rainforest from being destroyed by owning a little bit of it yourself. Nothing offers better protection

Tidal Turbine Turns Tides into Energy

Tidal Turbine Turns Tides into Energy

Siemens has been producing Tidal Power with their SeaGen commercial unit since 2008 in Portaferry Northern Ireland and is

Germany Produces Record-Breaking Solar Power

Germany Produces Record-Breaking Solar Power

In a single month (July 2013) sunny Germany produces a world record breaking 5.1 terawatt hours (TWh) of electricity from

Extreme Green Law Enforcement

Extreme Green Law Enforcement

Mayor Crushes Car with Tank Parked in Bike Lane According to the World Resources Institute the USA has easily been the

Why Did USA Mass Public Transport Vanish?

Why Did USA Mass Public Transport Vanish?

Most people alive today don’t realize that in the past almost EVERY city in the USA did have mass electric powered

Climate Change Research

Climate Change The Facts Book Review

Climate Change The Facts Book Review

Climate Change: The Facts Edited by Alan Moran Climate Change: The Facts was released in 2015, paid for and published by the Institute of Public Affairs, which does sound all good and wonderful as [Continue]

Sen. Jim Inhofe Gets PWND on Climate Change

Sen. Jim Inhofe Gets PWND on Climate Change

Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-OK) after blocking a resolution that would have acknowledged the reality of climate change gets PWND by Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) with a reality check. It is so distressing [Continue]

Scientists Link CO2 and Fossil Fuel Emissions

Scientists Link CO2 and Fossil Fuel Emissions

Human caused Global Warming proof published. Scientists confirm by direct observation Carbon Dioxide’s Green House Effect with 11 years study conducted in both Alaska and Oklahoma. The scientists [Continue]

NASA Releases OCO-2 Carbon Satellite Image

NASA Releases OCO-2 Carbon Satellite Image

NASA’s new Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) can for the first time help identify and visualize carbon sources (emitters) and sinks (absorbers), and takes 100 times more measurements (100,000 [Continue]

Record Temperatures in Alaska 2014

Record Temperatures in Alaska 2014

Alaska gets silently baked in 2014 but the world does’t really hear about it. Global Warming and Climate Change have most certainly arrived in Alaska, but the world won’t be hearing any loud [Continue]

Climate Gas Pump Warning Labels Arrive

Climate Gas Pump Warning Labels Arrive

The City Council of Berkeley California in the San Francisco Bay area passed a citywide ordinance (November, 18, 2014) to require Climate Change Warning labels at fuel dispensing facilities. The new [Continue]

24 Climate Science Facts of Climate Change

24 Climate Science Facts of Climate Change

Joe Hanson, Ph.D. produced a video to try and explain in layman’s terms basic Climate Science and how it relates to Climate Change and Global Warming. Some of the science behind why scientists [Continue]

Largest Swedish Pension Fund Divests from Fossil Fuel

Largest Swedish Pension Fund Divests from Fossil Fuel

AP2 has announced plans to divest $116 million USD (SEK 840 million) worth of fossil fuel holdings in an effort to ward off the “financial risk” of climate change. Fossil Fuel investments being [Continue]

China and USA Carbon Emission Agreement

China and USA Carbon Emission Agreement

In a surprise announcement the USA and China agree to cap Carbon emissions with ambitious plans to mitigate Climate Change. Chinese President Xi Jinping and USA President Barack Obama announced on [Continue]

Rising Sea Levels Scary Thoughts

Rising Sea Levels Scary Thoughts

Scary stories are not just for Halloween…. Rapid evidence of climate change such as Sea Level Rise is compelling: NASA Global Climate Change Reference NASA sea level satellite data has been [Continue]

Climate Change Creates South Florida 51st State?

Climate Change Creates South Florida 51st State?

Southern Florida politicians say that the state government located in the Capital, which is in the Northern part of the state (Tallahassee) “isn’t doing enough to deal with global warming” [Continue]

Exit Glacier in Alaska Makes Exit

Exit Glacier in Alaska Makes Exit

Sarah Palin might be able to see Russia, but refuses to look in her backyard to see Exit Glacier making an exit. Exit Glacier is one of 38 glaciers in the Harding Icefield (the largest icefield [Continue]

New NASA Satellite to Silence Climate Change Deniers?

New NASA Satellite to Silence Climate Change Deniers?

The OCO-2 Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 or aka the Climate Change or Carbon Cycle Observatory is now in orbit after being successfully launched on July 2 at 2:56 a.m. PDT from Vandenberg Air Force [Continue]

Apps That Put Climate Change Arguments to Rest

Apps That Put Climate Change Arguments to Rest

Two free applications that will help silence Climate Change and Global Warming Skeptics permanently. Climate Mobile by GeoOptics Inc. Climate Mobile (aka CliMate) is a free application available on [Continue]

BBC Documentary: Are We Changing Planet Earth?

BBC Documentary: Are We Changing Planet Earth?

David Attenborough does a 30 year comparison between natural science knowledge now and some of the most significant changes that have occurred since his various previous famous BBC Documentary series [Continue]

BBC Documentary: Can We Save Planet Earth?

BBC Documentary: Can We Save Planet Earth?

Sir David Attenborough presents the Dangers and some of the solutions. The title of the documentary is somewhat misleading, as the planet will continue to survive the real question is whether or not [Continue]

Chasing Ice (2012) Movie Review

Chasing Ice (2012) Movie Review

James Balog a photographer for National Geographic deploys time-lapse cameras over a multiple year period to document an Extreme Ice Survey of Arctic glaciers. Chasing Ice is an important movie to [Continue]

350.org Do the Math Tour Spawns Movie

350.org Do the Math Tour Spawns Movie

Back in 2012 Bill McKibben and 350.org toured 20 US cities using a sustainable bus to help alert and educate the population to the terrifying math that now indicates that worldwide fossil fuel [Continue]

3 Minute Video How Global Warming Works

3 Minute Video How Global Warming Works

It’s near impossible to have a discussion with someone that doesn’t understand the topic at even the most basic level. With luck this video can help start to get more people on the same page when [Continue]

Senator Sanders Gives A Wake Up Call on Global Warming

Senator Sanders Gives A Wake Up Call on Global Warming

The greatest crisis facing our planet is only getting 8 minutes a year of discussion time on Sunday Morning news shows. Bernie Sanders the Independent U.S. Senator for Vermont makes some of the [Continue]

Ideas Worth Sharing

3D Printing Plays Big Part in Green Revolution

3D Printing Plays Big Part in Green Revolution
Three-dimensional printing, will change and disrupt vast portions of the manufacturing industry. 3D printers have been falling in price and [Continue]

3P Triple Bottom Line Sustainability Business Model

3P Triple Bottom Line Sustainability Business Model
It would be wise to seek out and support any company using a business model which encourages social responsibility and sustainability among their [Continue]

Manilla Hosts World’s Largest Solar-Powered Shopping Mall

Manilla Hosts World’s Largest Solar-Powered Shopping Mall
Solar Philippines Commercial Rooftop Projects Inc recently completed (November, 24, 2014) installation of a 1.5-megawatt solar plant on the roof of [Continue]

Elon Musk TED Talk about Tesla-SolarCity-SpaceX

Elon Musk TED Talk about Tesla-SolarCity-SpaceX
Elon Musk talks about Tesla Motors, SolarCity and SpaceX. His ideas and companies break up monopolistic industries and offer hope of improvement in [Continue]

Myers-Briggs ENTJ, INFJ etc it is a Great Tool!

Myers-Briggs ENTJ, INFJ etc it is a Great Tool!
I don’t want you to think I’m a major freak about this personality test stuff. However, I am fairly familiar with the Myers-Briggs test [Continue]

Thorium The World’s Energy Underdog?

Thorium The World’s Energy Underdog?
Can Thorium Energy Fight Climate Change & Solve the World’s Energy Needs Simultaneously? The short and the long answer is YES. Not only is [Continue]

Democracy Now Controlled by Media Concentration

Democracy Now Controlled by Media Concentration
A huge threat to democracy and why we currently live in a media landscape controlled only by a few Corporate owned voices. This is a quote from a [Continue]

A Call for Internet Freedom

A Call for Internet Freedom
The internet needs to serve not enslave citizens. As I type this governments and corporations are not only monitoring but also censoring freedom of [Continue]

Solar Impulse Flys in San Francisco

Solar Impulse Flys in San Francisco
Fossil-Fuel Free Airplane Test Flown in California The Solar Impulse a 100% Solar-powered aircraft demonstrates the potential of solar energy in the [Continue]

Fuji Makes Greener Alkaline Batteries

Fuji Makes Greener Alkaline Batteries
There really are not too many products or applications that have standard battery (AAA, AA, C, and D) form factors that require only alkaline [Continue]