A grant from the Motorola Foundation is enabling REAL School Gardens to experiment with renewable energy.
A report from the Union of Concerned Scientists estimates that transitioning to a new energy economy based on clean technologies would reduce environmental stress and save the country $255 billion by 2030. Originally published as "Saving Billions with a New Energy Economy" in the October/November 2009 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
Tidal and wave energy have been around for years, but they’re just now starting to get the attention they deserve. See why this option is an inventive solution to our future energy needs.
Experts have concluded wind power is the best of the available renewable energy alternative to polluting fossil fuels. Originally published as "Wind: Best Bet for Renewable Energy" in the June/July 2009 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
"Kilowatt Ours, A Plan to Re-energize America" shows the consequences of our current energy choices, advocates usage efficiency, and explains why green power must be a part of our future. Originally published as "The Effects of Electricity Choice" in the June/July 2009 issue of MOTHER EARTH NEWS.
It’s not too late for the United States to lead a solar revolution that transitions the world to carbon-free energy, but it will take commitment on a scale not seen since World War II.
In his newest book, Winning the Oil Endgame, influential energy thinker Amory Lovins lays out a strategy for a successful transition to energy independence.
We tested several solar-powered motion-sensor lights so you can secure your residence while saving money on your electric bills.