Author: Jason Ridge

The Sun is Rising Again for EarthTechling

For more than five years EarthTechling has been one of the leading clean technology blogs. As you know we stopped publishing new content about a couple months ago. But today, I’m pleased to announce that after a long look and… Read More

Revenge of the Bacteria

Dear EarthTalk: How is it that antibiotics are being “overused,” as I’ve read, and what are the potential consequences? — Mitchell Chase, Hartford, CT The development and widespread adoption of so-called “antibiotics”—drugs that kill bacteria and thereby reduce infection—has helped… Read More

New Wood Construction Technology Gets Boost

At the Wood Solutions Fair, Oregon BEST today announced a new round of commercialization funding that will team southern Oregon-based DR Johnson Lumber Co. with Oregon State University researchers to determine how a new engineered building material made from lumber… Read More

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EarthTechling has applied for a small business grant through the “Mission Main Street Grants” program from Chase. It’s a new grant program focused on helping grow small businesses in a variety of categories. And…if you didn’t know already…we’re a small… Read More

Driving the 2014 VW Passat TDI

In an effort to do better by the environment, and to share a brief review outside of just an electric vehicle, EarthTechling recently acquired a 2014 VW Passat TDI for a long-term drive, test, and review. Over the next several… Read More