Sustainability

New Report Says Europeans Will Only Buy Electric Cars by 2035

New Report Says Europeans Will Only Buy Electric Cars by 2035

A report, released by Dutch bank ING, predicts the end of fossil fuel reliant cars in Europe within two decades. ING says the relatively...

This New Solar Cell Can Harness Almost All of the Energy in the Solar Spectrum

This New Solar Cell Can Harness Almost All of the Energy in the Solar Spectrum

A new solar cell prototype, developed by scientists from the George Washington University, is capable of converting just under half of the available energy from...

Could Whiskey-Powered Cars Make Gasoline Obsolete?

Could Whiskey-Powered Cars Make Gasoline Obsolete?

Whiskey-powered cars eh? Tell me more. Celtic Renewables have developed a method of producing a biofuel from the by-products of whiskey making. Yes, waste products, not...

Innovative Alternative Ways to Make Sustainable Clothing

Innovative Alternative Ways to Make Sustainable Clothing

For thousands of years, clothing has been continually integrated as a normal part of most societies. In modern day lifestyles, clothing not only offers...

World’s First Formic Acid-Powered Bus Could Hit the Road This Year

World’s First Formic Acid-Powered Bus Could Hit the Road This Year

Powering a bus on a chemical found in ants? Sometimes the truth is weirder than fiction. Students from the Eindhoven University of Technology have...

An Entire Chinese Region Just Ran on 100% Renewable Energy for A Week

An Entire Chinese Region Just Ran on 100% Renewable Energy for A Week

Move over fossil fuels, renewable energy reigns! Well at least in China, which just ran an entire region on renewable energy for an entire...

The Largest Floating Wind Farm in the World Will Be Built Off Scottish Coast

The Largest Floating Wind Farm in the World Will Be Built Off Scottish Coast

The world’s first floating wind farm is set to be deployed off the coast of Scotland. The Norwegian based Energy company Statoil is launching...

The Biggest Coal Company in the World Is Shutting Down 37 Mines

The Biggest Coal Company in the World Is Shutting Down 37 Mines

In a win for Solar Power and the whole earth, the largest coal company in the world just announced it will shut down 37...

Oil Refineries: The Incredible Process of Turning Crude Oil into Jet Fuel

Oil Refineries: The Incredible Process of Turning Crude Oil into Jet Fuel

The oil industry is booming stronger than ever. Crude oil is the base product for a large majority of products on Earth; Fuels, plastics,...

This New Technology Generates Electricity When Fresh Water Meets Saltwater

This New Technology Generates Electricity When Fresh Water Meets Saltwater

Penn State researchers recently announced a new hybrid renewable energy system that generates an unprecedented amount of electricity from the difference between fresh and...