September 16, 2014, No comments

The clothing industry has a big impact on the environment. Synthetic materials take a long time to decompose once they end up in landfills. For example, nylon takes 30 to [...]

First Commercial-Scale Advanced Biofuel Plant Opens in the U.S.

September 11, 2014, No comments

The primary efforts to develop biofuels around the world have traditionally involved conversion of sugars in plants into ethanol. However, to produce ...


Debate Over Economic Value of Renewables Brings Out Heavy Hitters

September 3, 2014, No comments

A recent article in levelized cost models, which essentially divide the total lifetime system cost by the total amount of electricity produced, do n ...


How Do You Plan To Feed 50 Million Global Refugees?

September 3, 2014, No comments

What’s been happening in Syria has been high-level news for some time. It’s estimated that almost three million people have fled across Syria̵ ...

  • 1-Education
    International Day of the Girl Child
    September 3, 2014, No comments

    One date earmarked for our diaries was set in October 2011 by the United Nations, which declared October 11 as the modern ideas bring about solutions for improving girls’ education that are [...]