October 2010 Archives
American Solar Development - 2010-10-29
Contributing editor Sam Hopkins provides the latest on new U.S. solar development.
Portugal Announces National EV Network for 2011 - 2010-10-29
Editor Brigid Darragh reports on Portugal's announcement of a nationwide electric vehicle charging network to be unveiled early next year.
Extinction Threatens 20% of Vertebrates - 2010-10-28
Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses why up to 20% of back-boned animals are vulnerable to extinction...
Vestas Cuts Jobs as Wind Industry Struggles - 2010-10-27
Guest commentator Michael Boytano touches on the wind industry and Vestas' struggles.
Mainstreaming the Economics of Nature - 2010-10-27
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on the release of the U.N. Environmental Program's report on the cost of nature.
Monsanto Asks Competitors for Help Killing "Superweeds" - 2010-10-26
Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses Monsanto's new plan to fight the "superweeds" that they themselves created...
Chevy Volt Test Drive - 2010-10-25
Contributing editor Darell D offers his experience test-driving the new Chevy Volt.
Shoppers Confused By Food Labeling - 2010-10-25
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports on a recent consumer poll in the UK revealing environmental labeling is confusing for shoppers trying to make informed decisions.
A New Wave of Energy - 2010-10-22
Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses a new wave energy capturing device that may finally make wave-generated power affordable...
Hermann Scheer - 2010-10-21
Contributing editor, Craig Shields offers an update on renewable energy leader Hermann Scheer.
Walmart Announces Commitment to Sustainable Agriculture - 2010-10-21
Green Chip Living's Angel Guss reports on Walmart's unveiling of their global commitment to sustainable agriculture.
Climate Change Denying - 2010-10-20
Contributing editor R.T. Jones offers a follow-up to his highly-controversial piece on the climate change issue.
Offshore Wind Expansion - 2010-10-20
Contributing editor Christos Makridis reviews the latest wind study from the National Renewable Energy Laboratory.
Maryland Passes Historic Corporate Responsibility Bill - 2010-10-19
Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses Maryland's new legal designation for socially responsible companies...
Electric Vehicle Success - 2010-10-19
Contributing editor Zach McDonald offers his take on a recent Wall Street Journal article about the potential success of Electric Vehicles.
First Solar Eyes 5N Plus to Secure Spot in Solar Race - 2010-10-18
Guest commentator Michael Boytano discusses solar's future...
Death Au Naturale - 2010-10-18
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss discusses green burials as a growing trend within the United States.
Wind Energy Jobs - 2010-10-18
Renewable energy keeps Americans working!
Big Oil: Coming to a Campus Near You - 2010-10-15
Editor Brigid Darragh reports on the release of a new report from the Center for American Progress about Big Oil's role in "energy research" in American universities.
An Energy Plan That Could Save The US From Economic Ruin - 2010-10-14
Editor Jimmy Mengel details a new bipartisan report that calls for a fresh approach to our energy innovation, which is sure to rankle those on both sides...
India Cleantech - 2010-10-13
Contributing editor Shawn Lesser discusses the top 10 drivers of cleantech investment in India.
Google Joins "Superhighway of Clean Energy" Project - 2010-10-12
Editor Jimmy Mengel explains Google's recent investment in the Atlantic Wind Connection project...
West Virginia Joins the Mountain Top Mining Fight - 2010-10-12
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss reports West Virginia's recent lawsuit against two federal agencies.
Making Haiti 100% Renewable - 2010-10-11
Editor Jimmy Mengel discusses Green Energy Corps' plans to revolutionize Haiti's energy sector and put the country on a path towards 100% renewable energy.
A New Reason to Finish Your Vegetables - 2010-10-08
Green Chip Living's Brigid Darragh reports on a new study that pins 350mil barrels of oil a year to Americans' food waste.
Honda Fit Hybrid - 2010-10-08
Green Chip editor Jeff Siegel takes a look at the new Honda Fit hybrid.
Governor Schwarzenegger Blasts Big Oil - 2010-10-07
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss discusses California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger's recent comments about Proposition 23.
Enel Green Power IPO - 2010-10-07
Green Chip editor Christos Makridis provides an update on the Enel Green Power IPO
3 Offensive Images Of Climate Change - 2010-10-06
Contributing editor RT Jones reviews a highly offensive climate change video.
Potential U.S. Government Auto Plan Aims for 62 MPG - 2010-10-06
Guest contributor Michael Boytano discusses the government's proposed auto fuel efficiency plan through 2025.
White House Solar - 2010-10-05
The White House is going solar.
Electric Cars Best Hope for Reducing U.S. Emissions - 2010-10-05
Editor Jimmy Mengel explores a new report that claims electric cars are the best way to tackle America's green house gas emissions... and why renewable portfolio standards won't work.
Warming Ocean Waters Threaten Coral - 2010-10-05
Editor Brigid Darragh reports on the growing alarm among scientists and fishing communities as bleached coral reefs indicate greater danger.
Bed Bugs Make a Comeback; EPA Weighs In - 2010-10-04
Michael Boytano comments on the bed bugs epidemic.
Punishment for Polluters - 2010-10-01
Green Chip Living's Angela Guss discusses the EPA's new power to punish the states contributing to the Chesapeake Bay's pollution.