by DAVE LEVITAN : Vertical axis wind turbines, or VAWTs, have been around for many years.
Articles for Green
by Nikki Gordon-Bloomfield: Later this year, Nissan will start producing the 2013 all-electric Leaf at its Smyrna facility in Tennessee.
by Susan DeFreitas: General Motors‘ Spring Hill Complex in Tennessee is tightening its belt to save some cash. But the only lay-offs at the complex’s general assembly and engine plants are on the plants’ outdated lighting systems and bulbs.
by David J. Hill: Want renewable energy in a small, portable package? Then the ReadySet solar charger by Fenix International may be the closest thing to a perfect on-the-go kit for anyone excited about solar power.
by Pete Danko: Solar researchers seem to have a thing for sunflowers. Makes sense, right?
by David Danielson: Yesterday, the U.S. Department of Energyt and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory released a new report highlighting strong growth in America’s wind energy market in 2011
Arizona, California, Colorado, Nevada, New Mexico, and Utah—the “Four Corners” states plus their western neighbors—are home to some of the best renewable electricity potential in the country.
by Lynn Yarris: A technology that would enable low-cost, high efficiency solar cells to be made from virtually any semiconductor material has been developed by researchers
By Dean Kuipers: One of the holy grails of solar cell technology may have been found, with researchers at UCLAannouncing they have created a new organic polymer that produces electricity, is nearly transparent and is more durable and malleable than silicon.
It seems that there are a growing list of top green colleges ranging from campuses to class curriculum. This one provides reasons why campuses made the list.