In praise of ExxonMobil’s reporting transparency

April 3, 2018 by  
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What if the largest U.S. oil company published an annual report that integrated sustainability and financial metrics?

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Exxon, the Olympics and Greenwashing 2.0

August 24, 2016 by  
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What if the oil colossus actually did commit to clean energy?

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Nest Thermostats: Making Home Energy Use Smarter & Sexier

January 30, 2012 by  
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What if the smart thermostat in your house were as easy to use as your smartphone — and as good-looking, too? That's challenge that Nest is taking on.

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Will Climate-Related Disasters Convince Americans Global Warming is Real?

May 13, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: NASA Godard Institute of Space Studies What if a hurricane even nastier than Katrina — made stronger by the warmer climate — were to barrel through Florida and leave a trail of destruction in its path? What if the American Southwest were to transform into an arid, drought-laden scorching-hot Dust Bowl and give rise to major water crises and suffering for millions

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Modernist Wooden Bike Is Odd, But Compelling

May 13, 2011 by  
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Images via Yanko Design Designer Raffaello Ape has come up with an interesting new wooden bike design, called Giuliano. Labeled as a city bike, Ape has added wood to show “nostalgia towards nature.” … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Maybe We Really do Need to Pick Either Nuclear or Renewables

March 18, 2011 by  
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Grist’s David Roberts tackles what’s sure to be an unpopular question: What if the conventional wisdom, the one currently guiding the national political conversation about our energy future, is wrong? What if it’s indeed not the case that we’re going to need a “mix” of natural gas, nuclear, and renewable energy sources going forward?

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Bid to Save the Earth Auction Now Open, Celebrities Bottling their Own Water, and More

March 18, 2011 by  
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Image: A Bid to Save the Earth For the second year in a row, environmental organizations and sustainably minded celebrities are joining forces for Bid to Save the Earth , which includes a green auction at Christie’s, an online auction at charitybuzz.com , and a Runway to Green fashion show from designers around the world. The Christie’s auction is scheduled for March 29, but the online auction , which ru… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Drastic New Reduction in Power Conversion Losses

February 26, 2011 by  
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What if your laptop no longer needed a converter brick? What if the DC power from your solar panels was converted to AC electricity with virtually no power loss from the conversion

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The Technology that Could Save the Planet

December 11, 2009 by  
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What if the technology we need to curb climate change turns out to be not a solar panel, smart grid or electric car battery but social media powered by cellphones, laptops and online networks like Facebook?

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When Behavioral Economics Meets Climate Change, Guess What’s Coming for Dinner?

November 17, 2009 by  
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When a meat-based entrée is being served and people are offered a vegetarian alternative, about 5 to 10 percent will request it.

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