clean energy future
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that 25 percent of all single-family homes built in the United States in 2010 earned the EPA’s prestigious Energy Star certification. This is up from 21 percent in 2009.
A new report, Western Grid 2050/: Contrasting Futures , Contrasting Fortunes, outlines how energy choices in 11 Western states in the next 20 to 40 years will impact human health and business wealth.
The University of California at Davis (UC Davis) plans to build America’s biggest zero net energy community and have it ready for initial occupancy adjacent to its core campus by this fall.
Fifty-eight days into the BP Deepwater disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, tensions are mounting between the U.S. and Britain, home to BP’s headquarters.