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The Day of New London reports that the city has been approached about a plan that would outfit schools and municipal buildings with geothermal energy systems to reduce heating and cooling costs by 40 percent to 60 percent over oil- or natural gas-powered systems.
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3 hrs ago | Politics in the Zeros
The Salton Sea is shrinking, contaminated by agricultural run-off, reeks in the baking summer, and desperately needs help.
7 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise
In this Aug. 23, 2013 file photo wind turbines are silhouetted by the setting sun as they produce electricity near Beaumont, Kan.
11 hrs ago | New Scientist
CLEAN or cheap? That, increasingly, is the choice that energy consumers are confronting.
A southern Indiana county is weighing a company's proposal to build a five-megawatt solar energy farm on county-owned land.
State Sen. Bob Duff recently received the "Clean Energy Champion" award from the New England Clean Energy Council.
The significant potential for people to be employed on boats and in crews during the construction and ongoing maintenance of offshore wind turbines was raised in the Dail by Donegal Independent Deputy Thomas Pringle.
As the effort to pressure colleges, cities and religious institutions to divest from fossil fuels gains traction, a small but growing number of individual investors are examining their retirement funds and portfolios with an eye toward eliminating their exposure to coal, oil and natural gas.
A federal judge on Friday rejected several arguments brought by opponents of a proposed first-in-the-nation offshore wind farm in Nantucket Sound but ordered the government to review claims that the Cape Wind project could pose risks to migratory birds and the endangered North Atlantic right whale.
Minister of Power, Prof. Chinedu Nebo who disclosed this while declaring open, the Nigerian Renewable Energy Private Equity seminar in Abuja, Wednesday, said most of the affected Nigerians are in the rural areas.
A revolutionary University of Colorado Boulder toilet fueled by the sun that is being developed to help some of the 2.5 billion people around the world lacking safe and sustainable sanitation will be unveiled in India this month.
Solar paneling is a popular alternative for many parts of the metro area including Golden, which is now a Solar Friendly Community.
Dawn Weisz, Executive Director of the Marin Energy Authority, chats in front of a solar panel in a hangar at the San Rafael Airport in San Rafael, Calif.
The amount of power utilities could buy from customers with solar or other renewable energy systems would nearly quadruple under a measure given preliminary approval Thursday by the Vermont Senate.
Riverside County supervisors have approved a solar project that would cover 7.5 square miles of desert and provide enough electricity for 225,000 homes.
A bill that increases available state money to encourage installation of solar power systems in Iowa has passed a Senate committee and moves forward to the full Senate.