Researchers at George Washington University in Washington, DC have devised a way to pull CO2 out of air and turn the carbon into carbon nanofibers, the wonder material that…
Berkeley researchers say the best way to tackle high carbon footprints isn’t with more density, but with clean energy technologies tailored to specific areas.
Just like he said he would, President Obama has ordered the federal government to work toward getting 20 percent of its electricity from renewable sources by 2020.
“Self-healing concrete” may soon be more science fact than science fiction, according to researchers who are using bacteria and other agents to seal cracks before they have a chance to grow.
Along with limiting CO2 emissions from power plants, President Obama says he’ll push for additional renewable energy, including more big projects on public lands.
Denmark’s Upcycle House includes an impressive number of uses for recycled materials that have been value-added to improve performance and reduce CO2 emissions.
San Francisco’s historic Flood Building has completed a retrofit that will save its tenants more than $1.2 million and reduce CO2 output by 870 tons per year.