Cool Green Apps for Your iPhone
Mar08

Cool Green Apps for Your iPhone

Free Fuels App available at: http://cleanerandgreener.org/transportation/cleaner-and-greener-fuels.html (Photo by Getty Images) I’ve had my iPhone for more than a year, but I’ve been slow to load up on apps, mainly depending on my friends to tip me off to hidden gems. Then last week I saw an Earth Day commercial for green iPhone apps (or a commercial on Earth Day for iPhone stuff … it could have been a coincidence)...

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Could alkaline batteries be the future of electric vehicle power?
Sep12

Could alkaline batteries be the future of electric vehicle power?

While lithium ion batteries are all the rage in the electric vehicle industry the US government has confirmed that researchers at Princeton University have been awarded a near $1 million grant to look at developing commercially viable alkaline batteries for the electric vehicle industry. This is part of the $36 million Department of Energy’s “Robust Affordable Next Generation Energy Storage Systems” program which was...

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?White House Gets Solar Panels (Again)
Sep12

?White House Gets Solar Panels (Again)

The White House is being outfitted with photovoltaic (PV) solar panels this week to once again make the residence of the President of the United States capable of producing some of the energy it consumes. The White House has had solar panels before. The first solar panels on the White House were solar hot water panels that were installed in 1979, during Jimmy Carter’s presidency. Those panels were subsequently ordered removed by...

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Singapore needs more funds to build green towers: Southeast Asia
Sep12

Singapore needs more funds to build green towers: Southeast Asia

Singapore’s building regulator is seeking more funds to support landlords who upgrade systems used to power and cool structures, which account for a third of the nation’s electricity consumption. Read Full...

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Haze problem hovers over environment and health forum
Sep12

Haze problem hovers over environment and health forum

The haze problem will be one of the main issues addressed by the Forum on Environment and Health in South-East and East Asian Countries. Read Full...

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World Bank insurer posts third record year on power projects
Sep12

World Bank insurer posts third record year on power projects

Political risk insurance provided by a World Bank Group agency in developing nations rose for a third straight year to a record, led by guarantees on power projects from Angola to Bangladesh. Read Full...

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