EPA Abandons Renewable Fuel Standard Rulemaking for 2014

In Washington, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced it is delaying finalization of the

Cheap Electricity Trumps Solar in India’s Rural Communities

The villagers of Dharnai in northern India had been living without electricity for more than 30 years when

Sunnova Raises $250 Million to Expand Residential Solar in U.S. and Overseas

Sunnova Energy Corp. closed a $250 million funding round, bringing the total amount it has raised this year to

Biogas at Home: A Renewable No-Brainer

Germany is the leading producer of biogas in the developed world, with 8,700 biogas plants with 3,400 MW of

Top Five Things People Can’t Seem to Remember about the Ivanpah CSP Plant

It's been nine months since Ivanpah celebrated its grand opening in February, 2014. Since that time, the world's

Listen Up: Improving Solar Panel Output with Optimizers

Solar panels keep getting more efficient. That's a great thing. But they can't communicate, can't adjust to

Brazil Hydropower Company Advances Major Solar Manufacturing Project

Brazil's nascent solar industry may finally have found the Green Knight it needs to develop domestic

China Curtails Less Wind Energy in 2014

Latest data from China's National Energy Administration shows that 8.85 GW of new wind power capacity was installed

Green Education

Create Killer Presentations with Explain Everything

Explain Everything is a whiteboard and screencasting app that makes creating interactive lessons a simple proposition. Its full-featured editing options and its import/export functions allow it to stand apart from the other competitors I tested. Read on to find out why the...

How to Turn a Classroom Research Project into an Infographic

Conveying information in a striking, concise way has never been more important, and infographics are the perfect pedagogical tool with which to do so. Below, you'll find my experience with designing an infographic-friendly classroom research project, explained in a step-by-step...