The Triple-Pane Windows Theory


A shockingly simple blueprint for big cities to save the planet without wrecking the economy.

German Environment Minister: ‘We Want to Limit Fracking’


Conservative politician Peter Altmaier says rules for the new drilling technique will likely be tightened in Germany.

Polar Bears Need Love

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…And a plan.

CHARTS: TV News Mentioned Donald Trump Nearly 20 Times More Than Fracking in 2011

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And Fox News led TV enviro coverage, believe it or not.

Kite Powers EV Across Australia for $15 of Electricity

Courtesy Evonik

Forget plug-ins. Just strap on a kite.


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