Looking for the Next Jet Fuel

Looking for the Next Jet Fuel

The search for alternate sources of fuel may sometimes seem like an issue limited to the automotive industry. And its true that at this point the automotive industry takes up a much larger chunk of the carbon pie than air travel does—that’s because car travel is part...
Cleansing the Air at the Expense of Our Water

Cleansing the Air at the Expense of Our Water

Power plants around the country are among the major sources of the pollution problem in our country, and one of the biggest contributors to global warming around the world. Coal and nuclear plants produce toxic waste that can show up in our environment in potentially...
Freeing Energy from the Grid

Freeing Energy from the Grid

It’s no secret that environmental problems have put our planet in jeopardy. Whether you consider the rise in temperature as a result of greenhouse gases and global warming or the depletion of the Earth’s non-renewable resources, it’s clear that...
New Energy Usage Statistics

New Energy Usage Statistics

Once upon a time the United States was powered almost solely by petroleum and crude oil based electricity. Today, though, things are much different. In addition to independent green initiatives, more of the “traditional” power companies are getting their power through...