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Harnessing Rivers in Pakistan with Micro Hydropower

Harnessing Rivers in Pakistan with Micro Hydropower

A little dam goes a long way, and wins a 2015 Ashden Award for Sarhad Rural Support Programme. Visit the Ashden website (http://ashden.org)..

December 11, 2015 with 0 Comments
Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline

Obama Rejects Keystone XL Pipeline

President Barack Obama on Friday rejected the proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada in what environmentalists hailed as a major..

November 6, 2015 with 2 Comments
TransCanada Suspends Keystone XL Pipeline Permit Request

TransCanada Suspends Keystone XL Pipeline Permit Request

TransCanada, the company seeking to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline, has asked the US government to suspend its permit application, a..

November 3, 2015 with 0 Comments
Obama Administration Launches Inner City Solar Energy Initiative

Obama Administration Launches Inner City Solar Energy Initiative

The Obama administration on Tuesday unveiled a plan to install solar panels atop buildings in impoverished inner city neighborhoods in a..

July 7, 2015 with 0 Comments
Japan has More Electric Vehicle Charging Points than Gas Stations

Japan has More Electric Vehicle Charging Points than Gas Stations

Japan now has more electric vehicle charging points than gas stations, an encouraging milestone in a nation that has long been a leader in..

February 18, 2015 with 0 Comments
Citing Health Concerns, New York State Bans Fracking

Citing Health Concerns, New York State Bans Fracking

New York state’s environmental commissioner announced on Wednesday that he will ban hydraulic fracturing, commonly known as fracking,..

December 18, 2014 with 3 Comments
Toyota’s Hydrogen Fuel Cell ‘Mirai’ Coming to US in 2016

Toyota’s Hydrogen Fuel Cell ‘Mirai’ Coming to US in 2016

Toyota will introduce its first mass-market hydrogen fuel cell car in Japan next month, with a limited US rollout scheduled for 2016. The..

November 18, 2014 with 0 Comments
Burlington, Vermont’s Largest City, Gets 100% of its Electricity from Renewable Sources

Burlington, Vermont’s Largest City, Gets 100% of its Electricity from Renewable Sources

Burlington, Vermont’s largest city, has announced it now generates 100 percent of its electricity from renewable sources. The..

September 17, 2014 with 0 Comments
Oil-Rich Dictators Enjoy Obama’s Support

Oil-Rich Dictators Enjoy Obama’s Support

On the delicate matter of United States support for brutal dictatorships, the following statement attributed to President Franklin D...

March 28, 2014 with 0 Comments
82,000 Tons of Coal Ash Spills from Duke Energy Plant Into North Carolina’s Dan River

82,000 Tons of Coal Ash Spills from Duke Energy Plant Into North Carolina’s Dan River

As many as 82,000 tons of coal ash have spilled into a North Carolina river from a disused coal plant run by the nation’s largest..

February 6, 2014 with 0 Comments
Douche Du Jour
  • JFK Diary Calls Hitler ‘Stuff of Legends’ Who ‘Will Emerge From Hatred’
  • White House Welcomes Brigitte Gabriel, Leader of Anti-Muslim ‘Hate Group’ ACT for America
  • Republican Florida Court Official Calls for Lynching of Black Anti-Death Penalty State Attorney Aramis Ayala
  • South Dakota Governor Dennis Daugaard Signs Anti-LGBTQ Adoption, Foster Care Bill Into Law
  • Mississippi Republican Andy Gipson Kills Domestic Violence Divorce Bill
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