Renewable Energy

Nika Knight, staff writer
A wind farm in Lubbock, Texas
While climate activists in the U.S. mount a resistance to the incoming climate-change-denying Trump administration, on the other side of the Pacific, environmentalists have reason to celebrate: China on Thursday announced that it will invest $361 billion in renewable energy by 2020. Reuters reports : The investment will create over 13 million jobs...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Underscoring the need for a global shift to a low-carbon economy, a new report...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
For the first time, solar power is becoming the cheapest form of electricity...

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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...