With the presidential candidates arguing over how to save America’s coal jobs, one recent study offered up a solution: Retrain coal workers for jobs in the country’s booming solar industry. It’s a popular idea, and one that President Obama’s 2016 Power+ Plan aims to support with $20 million carved out specifically for converting coal miners and coal-fired po […]
Pete Myers recognized as one of 12 inaugural 'Champions of Environmental Health Research'., Pete Myers recognized by the National Institutes of Health as one of 12 inaugural 'Champions of Environmental Health Research'.
There's a special place in Heaven for people who lock down their land from development, whether it's through conservation easements that help preserve the family farm or by donating privately owned forests, rivers, and lakes to park districts or groups such as the Nature Conservancy.
As cities look to incorporate sustainable technologies into their infrastructure, a design competition is challenging artists and architects to create artwork that can both generate renewable energy and enlighten the public on environmental issues.