Electric cars could cut the UK’s oil imports by 40% and reduce drivers’ fuel bills by £13bn if deployed on a large scale, according to a new study.
Trash in waterways around the world is a major environmental issue. The U.S. city of Baltimore, Maryland, is tackling its problem with a one-of-a-kind contraption with a water wheel that […]
Students in the Kings Canyon Unified School District in California’s San Joaquin Valley will be going to and from school in the first all-electric school bus by 2014. A few […]
Five huge patches of rubbish floating in seas around the world will have their own unofficial national pavilion on the sidelines of the world’s largest non-commercial art fair in Venice […]
IPS – Carbon Credits Could Finance Improved Cookstoves in Mexico | Inter Press Service. Environmental organisations in Mexico are hoping to finance the promotion of fuel-efficient wood-fired cookstoves, which reduce […]
Cancer-causing chemicals and drugs like antibiotics pollute many of America’s lakes, rivers and drinking water supplies. Activated carbon filters can remove about 40 percent of carcinogens and antibiotics from these […]
IPS – ‘Green’ Approaches to Water Gaining Ground Around World | Inter Press Service. After Hurricane Sandy swept through the northeast of the United States late October 2012, millions of […]