Written by Brad Parker | February 3rd, 2012
Written by Nicole Levins | December 13th, 2010
You know about the oil spill, but what other stories made our lead scientist’s list of environmental issues that dominated the year?
Written by Nicole Levins | November 24th, 2010
Written by Darci Palmquist | June 23rd, 2009
Yes, we have no shame. But when you make the front page of the New York Times’ national section, why not let the world know? Check out the video about how we’re breaching a 17-mile levee in Louisiana as part of the country’s largest floodplain restoration project, and then read on for the rest of today’s top Cool Green News links. [...]
Written by Dave Connell | December 19th, 2008
Let’s start off by saying the electric car is coming – and it’s coming more quickly than you think.
In fact, if you have the means to drop over $100K on a roadster, or want to tool around the neighborhood at non-highway speeds, the electric car is here now, go on and get one.
For the rest of us, Chevy (with the Volt) and Nissan will compete for the first-to-market electric vehicle, which should be introduced sometime between 2010 and 2012.
That’s right, nearly a decade after General Motors pulled the first successful electric vehicle, the EV1, off the road, America will once again hear the hum of a big ol’ battery under the hood.
So don’t fret about the electric car. Instead, fret about the infrastructure that will be needed to support the electric car.