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October 30, 2009

Human infrastructure associated with oil field development gives some species an advantage over others.

October 24, 2009

Though thought to be saviors in the fossil fuel crisis, biofuels, too, can cause environmental suffering.

July 20, 2009

Solar thermal energy, or “solar hot water,” may not get much hype, but don’t count it out of the renewable energy equation.

May 16, 2009

Vehicles could get a boost in gas mileage from GenShock, a shock absorber developed by students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

April 1, 2009

Google launches software designed to help homeowners reduce electricity consumption.

March 30, 2009

Adding the right kind of bacteria, scientists find, can boost plant growth on poor quality soil.

February 24, 2009

Eco-conscious gyms allow members to spin calories into electricity.

December 12, 2008

A New York City company is converting the East River’s tidal currents into electricity.

May 14, 2008

The Department of Energy takes its first step toward clean, renewable energy from the earth.

January 18, 2008

A new, smaller design approaches wind energy from a different direction.


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