Ford, getting ready to release its C-Max Energi plug-in hybrid this fall, recently unveiled some more details about the vehicle.
Articles for Ecology
How many times have you flipped on a light switch today? 10? 50? Maybe you’re lucky enough to work in an office building where the lights just stay on all day.
When it comes to energy efficiency, the state of California is pretty clear on where its priorities lie — and when it comes to efficiency standards, it’s not afraid to flex some muscles to prove it.
In a recent TED talk titled “Abundance Is Our Future,”
North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW) is the most populous state in Germany, with some 18 million inhabitants. And climate change is firmly on the agenda.
by National Geographic Society: With a smart heating and cooling system and renewable energy, the city district of Västra Hamnen (Western Harbor), in Malmö, Sweden has established itself as the first carbon-neutral neighborhood in Europe, says Malmö mayor Ilmar Reepalu.
There was a time when green homes were largely aspirational, the province of the lucky few who could afford them. Slowly but surely, though, that’s changing.
We are all unknowingly addicts. Addicts of bad news. Twenty-four hours per day, seven days a week, the news media is constantly feeding us negative stories on every digital device in their arsenal
Slowly but surely, something interesting is happening in the commercial building sector. Call it the Empire State Building effect: more and more owners of large, commercial buildings have gotten the memo on how quickly energy efficient building upgrades can pay for themselves
by Beth Buczynski: We are addicted to plastic. For a material that’s only been around for about 60 years, we sure do like to use (and waste) a lot of it.