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Clean Energy Act Sets Philippines Up for $3 Billion Savings

Landmark legislation to accelerate use of the vast renewable energy potential in the Philippines through incentives for investors could save the country...
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Pending Home Sales Rise Unexpectedly

The Pending Home Sales Index, a forward-looking indicator based on contracts signed in August, jumped 7.4 percent, and is 8.8 percent higher than August...
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Bailout Bill Benefits Green Consumers and Renewable Energy Industries

Whatever you think about the financial rescue package the US Congress and president passed into law last week, it also includes incentives and benefits...
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Nevada’s First Green Convenience Store

Nevada’s first full-sized alternative fuel station and LEED-certified convenience store opened in Minden Tuesday. With solar panels and skylights, bamboo shelving and biofuels, the...
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Giant Mirrors Tap Sun, Subsidies in Europe’s Clean Power Bid

Solar power, properly harnessed, could solve the world's energy problems. In the race to produce energy from the sun's rays, Europe's first commercial solar-thermal-electricity...
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Chicago Outlines Climate Plan to Cut Greenhouse Gases

Chicago became another in a long list of U.S. cities taking the lead in the fight against climate change. On Thursday, Chicago mayor Richard M....
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Pedaling of Bikes Powers Green Gym

A gym in Portland, Ore., will use exercise equipment to generate electricity. In Adam Boesel's green gym, people will not only slim their waistlines,...
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Olympians Donate Sportswear to Inspire Refugees

A new UN campaign is giving Olympians a chance to be winners in the eyes of refugees. The “Giving is Winning” program, which seeks...
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Corporations Making a Positive Difference

Ford, Coca Cola, and Bayer, among other companies, actively demonstrate they care about people and the planet. Here are some examples of how corporations...
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Investment in Clean Energy Hit Record High in 2007

Prompted by climate change concerns, surging oil prices and continuing anxiety over energy security, investment in renewable energy and energy efficient reached a record...
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Focusing the Sun for Cheaper Energy (Video)

With fossil fuels pushing electricity costs ever higher, bringing solar power to the market is looking more attractive every day. This solar array in...
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Green Visionaries Unveil Plan for World’s First Carbon-Neutral, Waste-Free, Car-Free City

Abu Dhabi, the capital of the United Arab Emirates, is awash in profitable oil reserves yet pouring billions into renewable- and sustainable-energy technologies...
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One Laptop Per Child (Video)

Units of the XO laptop are now shipping to Uraguay and Peru. Designed for poor children in developing countries, the XO is low-cost ($100-$200),...
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Reminder: Tele-Seminar Tonight: How to Pay Off Your Mortgage Quicker and Save Tons of Interest

Editor's Blog- Tonight is the LIVE VIDEO webinar and Great Mentors tele-seminar which was designed to help better explain the new mortgage program...
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$3 Million Fund to Aid Renewables in Canada

A new $3M fund being touted as the first of its kind in Canada will be launched tomorrow to support the development of small...

Pope Leads Eco-Friendly Rally for Half Million Youth (Video)

The Catholic church held a massive "eco-friendly" youth festival in Italy pronouncing it to be "Save Creation Day." Biodegradable cutlery and trash bags were...
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Clean Power is Less Than 6 Miles From Anywhere

Not many people feel comfortable having power plants, oil refineries, or hydro-electric dams in their backyard. But, how about having a well in your...

Forget the Zoos, Let’s Go to the Robotarium

I can imagine my kids screaming in the back seat, "Robotarium! Robotarium!" Their obsession demands a visit to the first zoo ever created to...

World’s First High-Speed All-Electric Sport Utility Truck

Earth-friendly, fuel-efficient vehicles that produce no emissions may seem like a dream of the future. But several companies are already well on their way...
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Skyscraper to Produce Its Own Energy

Introducing the 'Energy Tower,' a skyscraper to be built in Dubai that will produce 100 percent of its own power. The skyscraper will...