An hour of darkness

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A dark view of Earth Hour ~ The Varsity, March 15, 2016, By Tom Yun Science_WorldEarthDay_DeniseVillate Earth Hour, celebrated on March 19, is an annual event that was first started nine years ago in Sydney, Australia by the World Wide Fund…

Experts discuss how to build a carbon-free energy industry

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The Guardian ~ Global Development Professionals Network At recent Guardian roundtable discussion, experts talked about how the energy sector can bring down dependence on fossil fuels and reduce carbon emissions WIND Onshore wind and large scale solar farms are expected to…

How to save money on your home energy bills

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ABC News, By Tim Pandajis, November 26, 2015 How to save money on your home energy bills! RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Meet Nejla Cohen, our homeowner in Chesterfield county and Susan Hill from Richmond Region Energy Alliance, our energy expert.…

Ride this bike for an hour, get electricity for a day

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America’s Digital Goddess ~ November 15, 2015 ~ By Meredith Cunningham One of the greatest advances in technology is being able to harness the power of renewable resources. After all, solar panels are becoming more common, cars are going electric,…

World set to use more energy for cooling than heating

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Cold temperatures are essential to modern life. The cold is central to how we eat, breathe and use medicine. But cooling causes four times more emissions than all of the aviation on Earth. As the planet warms with climate change,…