By Evan Weaver: For those looking to make a social impact with their investments, life just got a little easier. Stock exchanges serving only socially oriented companies will soon open in Singapore and London, with others to follow.
Articles for Renewable Energy
by Susan DeFreitas: There are green buildings and then there are green buildings. We know. We’ve covered them. From LEED-certified produce warehouses to green luxury log “cabins”;
by DAVE LEVITAN : Vertical axis wind turbines, or VAWTs, have been around for many years.
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 But the only lay-offs at the complex’s general assembly and engine plants are on the plants’ outdated lighting systems and bulbs.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 Katrina Love Senn: If you are trying to be healthy and avoid or cut back on sugar, wheat and dairy, breakfast can be the trickiest meal to find healthy but decent substitutes.
by Pete Danko: Solar researchers seem to have a thing for sunflowers. Makes sense, right?
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