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Five Ways To Save Gas While Driving

Five Ways To Save Gas While Driving

Thatcher Michelsen November 14, 2013 0

You need not spend a lot of money on a brand new car in order to reduce your gasoline consumption

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Asia And Middle East Play Central Role In Energy Future

Asia And Middle East Play Central Role In Energy Future

Thatcher Michelsen November 13, 2013 0

On November 12, the International Energy Agency (IEA) released its annual World Energy Outlook report in London, where it spelled out the current energy supply situation

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Aquaponics Solves Problem Of Shorter Seasons

Aquaponics Solves Problem Of Shorter Seasons

Thatcher Michelsen November 11, 2013 1

As part of an effort to raise student consciousness about aquaponics and sustainable agriculture, a Michigan Technological University (MTU) researcher has developed and constructed a system on campus that is providing food for the

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Greenhouse Gas Emissions Decline In 2012

Greenhouse Gas Emissions Decline In 2012

Thatcher Michelsen November 11, 2013 0

U.S. carbon dioxide emissions have declined for the third year in a row, sinking to their lowest levels since

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Efficiency software maker plans IPO

Efficiency software maker plans IPO

Thatcher Michelsen November 9, 2013 1

Analysts looking for an investment in green energy solutions that could pay big dividends down the road may want to take a look at Opower, Inc

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CCSE Receives $1.3 Million From DOE For Solar Standardization Efforts

CCSE Receives $1.3 Million From DOE For Solar Standardization Efforts

Thatcher Michelsen November 9, 2013 0

The California Center for Sustainable Energy (CCSE) received a $1.3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Energy on Wednesday that will be used to help streamline and standardize the solar energy industry in

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Could The DCSEU Be A Model For Other Cities?

Could The DCSEU Be A Model For Other Cities?

Thatcher Michelsen November 8, 2013 0

On November 5, the Washington, D.C., City Council honored the D.C. Sustainable Energy Utility (DCSEU), an administration that has helped D.C. residents and businesses improve their energy usage and save millions of dollars in

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Two Pesticides Linked To Gynecological Disorders

Two Pesticides Linked To Gynecological Disorders

Thatcher Michelsen November 7, 2013 0

A new study draws a link between exposure to two pesticides and gynecological disorders in women

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Venture Capital Firms Investing In Green Startups

Venture Capital Firms Investing In Green Startups

Thatcher Michelsen November 6, 2013 0

Most people think of smartphone apps and software companies when they hear the terms "venture capital" (VC) and "startups," but in the past several years there has been a significant increase in the number

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Will Smart Lighting Revolutionize Energy Consumption?

Will Smart Lighting Revolutionize Energy Consumption?

Thatcher Michelsen November 4, 2013 0

In the past, we've written many alternative energy articles about the growth of renewable sources such as solar and wind, and how these technologies can eventually replace fossil fuels as our principle sources of

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