Colorado hits lowest renewables and storage bids to date

The state will deliver reliable renewables plus storage projects at a price that is cheaper than operational coal capacity.

From Pond Scum to Food Bowl, Dutch Designers 3D-Print Algae Into Everyday Products

You might not think of pond scum as something that’s good for the environment, but Dutch designers have developed a bioplastic made from algae that they hope could replace petroleum-based plastics . According to Dezeen , Eric Klarenbeek and Maartje Dros have been cultivating live algae and processing it into material that can be used for 3D printing . This algae polymer can be churned

Do these oil and mining companies belong on CDP’s Climate A List?

Braskem, Galp Energia and Harmony Gold Mining are cutting emissions without science-based targets.

Seven Rules for Sustainable Communities: Design Strategies for the Post Carbon World

Questions of how the design of cities can respond to the challenge of climate change dominate the thoughts of urban planners and designers across the U.S. and Canada. With admirable clarity, Patrick Condon responds to these questions. He addresses  transportation, housing equity, job distribution, economic development, and ecological systems issues and synthesizes his knowledge and […]

Statoil, Eni and Total wake up to carbon bubble risks

Big businesses call for greater climate risk disclosure as a new CDP report reveals that attitudes at oil and gas majors begin to change.

My ‘aha!’ moment: A day in the life of an illegal logger

How a summer in the Peruvian Amazon led Natasha Calderwood to shift her career path toward conservation.

Oil giants are waking up to carbon bubble risks

Statoil releases a “climate roadmap” as Shell warns that public faith in fossil fuel industry is disappearing.

Shipping’s carbon bubble: Banks need to climate-proof $400 billion shipping debt

New report shows that top banks are unwisely ignoring the financial impacts of imminent decarbonization efforts and climate transitions.

Surprising new study shows deadly feedback loop of soil warming

Unexpectedly high carbon emissions from warming soil highlight the benefits of land restoration.

Living the Green Life: Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

With all of the information out there in the news and on the internet, most people are at least aware of pollution problems. The issue is more serious in some areas, but the fact remains that we all contribute to it. The concern is that with more people on Earth now and more pollution, we […]

Keep calm, we’re experiencing a paradigm shift

It’s time to stop demonizing carbon. Imagine 52 nations, more than 2 billion people, coming onboard to “bring carbon home.”

GE, Dell and Walmart get aggressive on climate

So your company is committed to climate action, but are you doing enough? These top companies are using “science-based” emissions targets to get a global perspective on the matter.

Companies are tackling climate emissions in creative ways

From offsets to carbon pricing, a new report reveals the latest strategies for reducing carbon footprints.

Clean energy continues to grow as emissions decline

As the presence of industrial power declines, clean energy dents carbon emissions.

Wildlife loss in tropical forests is bad news — and not just for animals

New research sheds light on the link between species loss and forests’ ability to fight climate change.

Bose SoundLink Mini Bluetooth Speaker II (Carbon)

It’s the small speaker with the big, big voice. The Sound Link Mini Bluetooth speaker II delivers full sound with dramatically deeper lows than you’d expect from a speaker that fits in the palm of your hand. And because it’s wireless and ultra-compact, it’s easy to take Bose sound anywhere. The Sound Link Mini II […]

Living the Green Life: Reducing Your Carbon Footprint

With all of the information out there in the news and on the internet, most people are at least aware of pollution problems. The issue is more serious in some areas, but the fact remains that we all contribute to it. The concern is that with more people on Earth now and more pollution, we […]

Why you should answer the new CDP climate questions

The two new items on the climate change questionnaire may not be scored, but you gain a great deal by searching for the answers.