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London Unveils World's Largest Solar Bridge

A new bridge that can do more than shorten your commute– it can also power it!

President Obama Announces Plan to Address Climate Change

On Tuesday, addressing students at Georgetown University , President Obama laid out his vision to both fight climate change and prepare our country for its impacts in a National Climate Action plan, hoping to enlist the support of younger Americans for it. Moving past lingering doubts about the reality of climate change, the President asserted that "the overwhelming judgement of science has put all that to rest" and ticked through a series of alarming facts: "Our planet is changing in ways that will have profound impacts on all human kind. The 12 warmest years in recorded history have all come in the last 15 years. Last year temperatures in some areas of the ocean reached record highs, and ice in the Arctic shrank to its smallest size on record, faster than most models predicted it would. These are facts."

40,000 Gather for Climate Rally in Washington, DC

Over 40,000 people gathered by the National Monument in the early afternoon on Sunday, Febraury 17th, then proceeded to march around the White House to demand that President Obama make a more concerted effort to confront climate change, reject the Keystone XL pipeline, and promote clean energy.

Stand With Appalachia Solidarity Day

 

WHAT: Citizens stand up to end to mountaintop removal mining and all forms of extreme energy, clean water protections, renewable energy solutions, and a better future for our nation.
WHO: Citizens from Appalachia, Washington, DC, and all over the country, as well as a coalition of leading global,

ACT Expo Highlights the Future of Fuels

by Conrad Mascarenhas

 

Enthusiasm for natural gas, biodiesel, and electric vehicles resonated throughout the Alternative Clean Transportation Expo, which concluded last week in Washington, D.C.

 

Fuel substitution technologies like those developed by Ecodual will encourage more diesel trucks to

Alternative Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo 2013

Where: Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington D. C.

The ACT Expo, organized by Gladstein, Neandross & Associates, is a technology show for the nation’s forefront modes of alternative energy transportation.

2013 EIA Energy Conference

Where: JW Mariott, Washington D. C.

The United States Energy Information Agency’s 2013 Conference will bring together government officials, professors, and industry leaders to discuss pressing energy challenges and developments, including the world’s hydrocarbon resources, U.S.

Arkansas Oil Spill Reveals Dangers of Tar Sands Pollution, Weakness of Pipeline Infrastructure

On Friday, March 29 , a leak was discovered in a section of Exxon's Pegasus pipeline running through a subdivision in the town of Mayflower, Arkansas, spilling up to 10,000 barrels of Candadian tar sands oil over 45 minutes into yards, down a street and into a storm drain.