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Enerplex Solar-Powered Phone Cases Now Available On E-Commerce Sites

Enerplex Solar-Powered Phone Cases Now Available On E-Commerce Sites

Thatcher Michelsen October 10, 2013 1

One of the ways that consumers can integrate renewable energy solutions into their lives is by purchasing consumer products and accessories that can divert some of the electricity needs away from the grid and

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States Celebrate National Plug In Day

States Celebrate National Plug In Day

Thatcher Michelsen October 3, 2013 0

States across the country celebrated National Plug In Day last weekend, drawing attention to the growing market segment of electric plug in vehicles (EV), both all-electric models such as the Nissan Leaf and hybrids

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Student Movement Aims To Divest Colleges From Oil Companies

Student Movement Aims To Divest Colleges From Oil Companies

Thatcher Michelsen October 2, 2013 0

There is a growing movement within college communities that aims to force university endowment programs to divest their interests in oil and gas companies

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Ikea To Sell Solar Panels

Ikea To Sell Solar Panels

Thatcher Michelsen September 30, 2013 0

In order to tap into the growth of the renewable energy market, Swedish furniture giant Ikea will begin selling solar panels at its British stores

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Radfan Wins First Annual EarthHack Competition

Radfan Wins First Annual EarthHack Competition

Thatcher Michelsen September 27, 2013 0

Radfan, a UK startup that has developed a fan for radiators to reduce energy consumption and carbon emissions, has won the first annual EarthHack, a competition that pits teams of designers against each other

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Drivers Willing To Pay More For Carbon Emissions Reductions

Drivers Willing To Pay More For Carbon Emissions Reductions

Thatcher Michelsen September 25, 2013 0

Policymakers often argue that the cost of reducing carbon emissions and averting global warming is great to be worth the effort

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New York Trying Out New All-Electric Bus

New York Trying Out New All-Electric Bus

Thatcher Michelsen September 17, 2013 0

New York is typically the testing ground for revolutionary new public transit options, and their new all-electric bus pilot program is in keeping with this trend

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California Legislature Passes AB 327 With Solar Provisions

California Legislature Passes AB 327 With Solar Provisions

Thatcher Michelsen September 16, 2013 0

The California legislature has passed Assembly Bill 327, a bill that would lift a pending suspension of the state's net energy metering program (NEM) at the end of the year, as well as a

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New Research Hopes To Make Biofuels More Viable

New Research Hopes To Make Biofuels More Viable

Thatcher Michelsen September 6, 2013 0

A new report published in the academic journal Planta sheds new light on the growth cycles and oil production of green algae, which many scientists believe could be a viable source of renewable energy

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The Advantages Of Double Paned Glass

The Advantages Of Double Paned Glass

Thatcher Michelsen September 5, 2013 0

As we discuss frequently on this blog, one of the most important aspects of going green is outfitting your home in such a way that energy isn't wasted

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