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February 19, 2015, No comments

A newly proposed Canadian terrorism bill is raising some eyebrows among environmental groups. A document entitled “Critical Infrastructure Intelligence Assessment,” that was obtained by Greenpeace, classifies anyone concerned about climate […]

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Minnesota’s Solar Garden Program Helps Small Businesses

February 18, 2015, No comments

Solar and wind installations were on the rise last year, thanks in part to the gradual introduction of the federal Clean Energy Plan, which was formal ...

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Impact Investing Demands More than the Money

February 16, 2015, No comments

Impact investing is a fairly new concept, dating back only to 2008. But in this short time, the idea of investing in companies to create social and en ...

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High Speed Chargers Bring EV’s One Step Closer to Mainstream

February 9, 2015, No comments

In the year 1906, Ray Stannard Baker wrote the following passage about automobiles in the book The Boy’s Book of Inventions: Stories of the Wonders ...

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    Looking Ahead to 2030
    January 20, 2015, No comments

    Last month I wrote an essay about a vision of my city, Rochester, NY, in the year 2030. That essay won the Masdar Blogging Competition that will allow me to [...]

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    13 Sustainability Trends for 2015
    January 14, 2015, No comments

    2015 will be a critical year for the progression of sustainability movements. As the United States prepares for a Presidential election in 2016, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) [...]

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    Rural India to Get Solar Too
    January 9, 2015, No comments

    Last week I wrote about India’s ambitious plans for solar development. The country seems ready to mobilize its growing industrial prowess to show the world that it can accomplish the [...]