Awaken Earth – Environment

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An untapped clean energy resource lies underneath our feet

April 30th, 2022|

by John King: Last year, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) approved a historic decision ordering utilities to procure 11.5 GW of clean energy to come online between the years 2023 and 2026… […]

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Climate Clues from the Past Prompt a New Look at History

April 28th, 2022|

by Jaques Leslie: As scientists rapidly improve their ability to decipher past climate upheaval through ice cores and other “proxies,” historians are re-examining previous political and social turmoil and linking it to volcanic eruptions… [...]

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PG&E’s Tesla Megapack Battery In California Now Operational

April 26th, 2022|

A 182.5-MW energy storage system in Northern California that was designed and constructed in a partnership between Tesla and Pacific Gas and Electric Company is now operational, the utility announced April 18… […]

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Getting Your Dose of Nature

April 19th, 2022|

by Jacob Devaney: We spend so much time looking at the world through computer screens and car windows as if we are living in a bubble that is separate from nature… […]

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Underrated National Parks You Should Visit

April 3rd, 2022|

By Caroline Bologna: These parks in Minnesota, Colorado, Florida and other states are too often overlooked by travelers. Here’s why you should add these spots to your bucket list… […]

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One Day in the Coldest Village on Earth | Yakutia

March 31st, 2022|

Documentary movie about life in Yakutia, the coldest inhabitant region on Earth. Here, daily life is a constant struggle against the freezing temperatures that can plummet to an astonishing negative 71 C… […]

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Swedish ‘WAVE POWER’ Ingenious Generator

March 28th, 2022|

“Instead of trying to adapt conventional energy technology to the special challenges of wave energy, we developed a technology that is adapted to the ocean from the start,” says Rafael Waters… […]

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Ford To Separate EV And Legacy Auto Business Units

March 13th, 2022|

by John Engel: In yet another sign of the changing auto industry, and the growing penetration of electric vehicles, Ford said it will split its EV and internal combustion divisions into two distinct units within [...]

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IEA Plan To Break EU Reliance On Russian Gas

March 11th, 2022|

by Kelvin Ross: The International Energy Agency unveiled a 10-point plan which it believes could wean the European Union off Russian gas imports by more than a third by this time next year… […]

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Enlightenment Of The Cosmic Buddhas

March 11th, 2022|

by Mark Unno: Through the Pure Land practice of nembutsu, explains Mark Unno, we “foolish beings” entrust ourselves to the full awakening of Amida, the primordial Buddha of Infinite Light… […]