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How to Get Started with Alternative Energy

How to Get Started with Alternative Energy

By Eartheasy, Posted March 27th, 2014

Generating clean electricity at home has become a realistic dream. Is it right for you?

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Lights Out for Incandescent Bulbs

Lights Out for Incandescent Bulbs

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 31st, 2013

Our new and enduring reality is to seek energy-efficiency in all aspects of modern life.

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Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

Understanding Fracking’s Massive Water Use

By Kristina Ross, Posted September 11th, 2013

The average fracking site uses about 4.2 million gallons of water in each well, which is enough clean drinking water for 42,000 people.

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Hybrid Cars Going Mainstream, Sales Up 40%

Hybrid Cars Going Mainstream, Sales Up 40%

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 27th, 2013

Consumers drawn to more model choices, proven technology and competitive pricing…

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Will Nanosponges Soak Up the Toxins in Our Bodies?

Will Nanosponges Soak Up the Toxins in Our Bodies?

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 16th, 2013

By mimicking targeted cells rather than attacking toxins, nanosponges represent a single approach to combat a broad range of dangerous toxins in the bloodstream.

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Carbon Reduction Efforts Failing to Thwart ‘4-degree’ Climate Doomsday Scenario

Carbon Reduction Efforts Failing to Thwart ‘4-degree’ Climate Doomsday Scenario

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 4th, 2012

World Bank encourages countries, individuals to act more aggressively to achieve climate goals…

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New Fabric-Covered Blades to Lower Cost of Wind Energy

New Fabric-Covered Blades to Lower Cost of Wind Energy

By Eartheasy.com, Posted December 3rd, 2012

GE using architectural fabrics to make wind energy costs competitive with fossil fuels…

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Coral Reefs Communicate with Fish for Protection

Coral Reefs Communicate with Fish for Protection

By Eartheasy.com, Posted November 20th, 2012

Some corals emit a chemical signal which alerts goby fish to destroy threatening toxic seaweed…

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As Easy as Riding a Bike

As Easy as Riding a Bike

By Melissa Bruntlett, Posted November 1st, 2012

Could you go car free? For one family it was easier than they thought…

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Arctic Sea Ice in Record Retreat

Arctic Sea Ice in Record Retreat

By Eartheasy.com, Posted September 4th, 2012

Our planet is warming at an alarmingly rapid pace, evidenced by an accelerating rate of sea ice decline…

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White Roofs Offer a Simple Strategy to Help Combat Global Warming

White Roofs Offer a Simple Strategy to Help Combat Global Warming

By Juan Carlos P.E., Posted July 24th, 2012

It’s amazing how the ambient temperature in a building can change so significantly through this simple action…

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Largest dam removal project in US history nears completion

Largest dam removal project in US history nears completion

By Eartheasy.com, Posted May 17th, 2012

Focus turns to salmon restoration strategies, with a clash of visions…

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New Studies find Pesticide a Cause of Bee Colony Collapse

New Studies find Pesticide a Cause of Bee Colony Collapse

By Eartheasy.com, Posted April 2nd, 2012

Non-lethal doses of common pesticides can still lead to colony collapse…

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Vestergaard Frandsen and Eartheasy Issue Three Million Liters Challenge

Vestergaard Frandsen and Eartheasy Issue Three Million Liters Challenge

By Eartheasy.com, Posted March 29th, 2012

Swiss disease control technology company and online retailer—along with consumers— to give the gift of water filtration to communities in developing countries…

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Is Coal Going the way of the Dinosaur?

Is Coal Going the way of the Dinosaur?

By Eartheasy.com, Posted March 28th, 2012

New EPA carbon standards could end the construction of conventional coal-fired power plants…

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Is the ‘Wind Lens’ a Green Energy Breakthrough?

Is the ‘Wind Lens’ a Green Energy Breakthrough?

By Eartheasy.com, Posted March 23rd, 2012

New design by Japanese researchers can double or even triple the energy output of wind turbines…

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Ocean Acidification Accelerates, Threatening Marine Ecosystems

Ocean Acidification Accelerates, Threatening Marine Ecosystems

By Eartheasy.com, Posted March 8th, 2012

The cause of heightened CO2 levels and resulting ocean acidification, the researchers note, is human activity…

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World Water Day Focus: Carbon for Water

World Water Day Focus: Carbon for Water

By Eartheasy.com, Posted March 7th, 2012

The Carbon for Water project provides access to safe drinking water for millions of people, while reducing CO2 emissions by 2 million tons per year…

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Apocalypse Not

Apocalypse Not

By Greg Seaman, Eartheasy.com, Posted January 3rd, 2012

It is easier to flirt with doomsday predictions than to take action against real threats to our planet…

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New Facebook App Promotes Energy Saving through Social Networking

New Facebook App Promotes Energy Saving through Social Networking

By Eartheasy.com, Posted October 18th, 2011

The seeds of change are nurtured by communication…

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