Renewable Energy

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
The Walton family—who, as heirs to the Walmart fortune, have more wealth than 42 percent of American families combined—are impeding the nation's transition to a clean energy future, a new study by the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (ILSR) finds. "The Waltons claim to have a deep commitment to sustainability, but their support for anti-solar...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In order to build an adequate low-carbon 21st century energy system that...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
While few local governments have taken any serious steps to address for the...

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From Idaho-based start-up Solar Roadways , a brilliant idea that will provide clean energy, cut pollution, keep roads snow-free, revolutionize road safety, eliminate electrical and phone poles, create thousands of jobs, and oh yeah, save the planet. A couple more days to a crowdfunding campaign that has already raised way over their $1 million goal. Detractors raise objections - ie: a projected $56 trillion price tag - but dreams have to start someplace. Their video is almost as brilliant as...