Programme to be axed by Trump saves energy | Daily Mail Online – Daily Mail

By Afp Published: 18:03, 28 March 2017 | Updated: 18:03, 28 March 2017 The Energy Star certification scheme under threat from the Trump administration offers tax credits, rebates and other incentives to commercial building owners to improve energy efficiency Voluntary efficiency programmes — including one targeted for elimination by the Trump administration — have led […]

Mother who quit the corporate world to turn her entire life – from her son's birthday parties to her wardrobe – eco … – Daily Mail

Carrie Cort, 51, from Sussex left job running video communication company Says her family is happier than ever since embracing new way of life Wears her clothes until they have holes and then upcycles them  Grows own food and avoids processed and packaged goods   By Siofra Brennan For Mailonline Published: 05:18 EST, 10 March […]

Eco-friendly home: Developer turns old dental clinic into ‘green’ showplace – Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal

Logan Rutledge finished work on The Parks House on Central Avenue in downtown New Albany at Christmas. The custom house numbers are made of brushed nickel. Adam Robison | Buy at photos.djournal.com Here’s the Parks’ Dental Clinic in February 2016.   NEW ALBANY – One year ago, Logan Rutledge had big plans for a 1,000-square-foot […]

Father & daughter architects open firm together in York – York Daily Record/Sunday News

CLOSE Jim and Adrienne Williams are a father-daughter team at Williams Architects in York Paul Kuehnel Adrienne, left, and Jim Williams are a father-daughter team at Williams Architects in York. Adrienne, 28, left a firm in Lancaster and went into business with her father.(Photo: Paul Kuehnel, Paul Kuehnel) Adrienne Williams isn’t following in her father’s footsteps […]

Four-stroke engine cycle produces hydrogen from methane, captures carbon dioxide – Science Daily

When is an internal combustion engine not an internal combustion engine? When it’s been transformed into a modular reforming reactor that could make hydrogen available to power fuel cells wherever there’s a natural gas supply available. By adding a catalyst, a hydrogen separating membrane and carbon dioxide sorbent to the century-old four-stroke engine cycle, researchers […]

OU students, alumni work to maintain environmentally friendly lifestyles on campus – The Oklahoma Daily

When disposing of waste is as easy as dumping it down the trash shoot and precooked meals are steps away in Couch Restaurants, it can be difficult for students living in residence halls to remember their environmental impact. However, students like Grace McCullough, environmental engineering freshman, believe they can make environmentally conscious choices every day. […]

Navy Brass: 'Shortsighted' For Trump Not To Fight Climate Change With Green Energy – Daily Caller

5422871 Navy brass is pushing for GOP President-elect Donald Trump to keep green energy projects alive in the military to combat climate change. At a recent exhibition of renewable energy technology at the Twentynine Palms Marine Corps base, Navy leadership touted the benefits of moving away from fossil fuels, claiming that scrapping these programs would be […]

River Bend Solar Energy Center operational, selling solar power – Times Daily

OAKLAND – Van Wardlaw, Executive Vice President of External Relations for the Tennessee Valley Authority, said in 2009 TVA officials sat down and looked at the future of energy resources for the valley. “And today we have this. We are here at the dedication of a solar farm,” Wardlaw said Friday. TVA officials along with […]

Shuttered Nuclear Plants Aren't Being Replaced by Green Energy – Daily Signal

Natural gas and other conventional energy sources are replacing power generated by shuttered nuclear reactors, according to federal energy data. Despite numerous claims that solar and wind power would replace nuclear sources, both wind and solar combined have historically replaced only a small fraction of shuttered capacity. The same pattern is expected to continue as […]