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Archive: Business & Innovation

08 Sep 2014

Can Carbon Capture Technology Be Part of the Climate Solution?

by DAVID BIELLO
Some scientists and analysts are touting carbon capture and storage as a necessary tool for avoiding catastrophic climate change. But critics of the technology regard it as simply another way of perpetuating a reliance on fossil fuels. READ MORE

20 Aug 2014

How Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool

by CRYSTAL GAMMON
Lian Pin Koh believes drones can be a key part of conservation efforts, particularly in remote regions. In a Yale Environment 360 interview, he talks about how his project, ConservationDrones, is promoting the use of drones for everything from counting orangutans to stopping poaching. READ MORE

31 Jul 2014

Making Farm Animal Rights A Fundamental Green Issue

by MARC GUNTHER
As president of the Humane Society of the United States, Wayne Pacelle has pushed the animal welfare group into areas that directly impact the environment. In an interview with Yale Environment 360, he talks about how what we eat, how we raise our food, and how we treat farm animals are basic conservation issues. READ MORE

30 Jun 2014

China’s Dirty Pollution Secret: The Boom Poisoned Its Soil and Crops

by HE GUANGWEI
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26 Jun 2014

On Front Lines of Recycling, Turning Food Waste into Biogas

by RACHEL CERNANSKY
An increasing number of sewage treatment plants in the U.S. and Europe are processing food waste in anaerobic biodigesters, keeping more garbage out of landfills, reducing methane emissions, and producing energy to defray their operating costs. READ MORE

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e360 digest

16 Sep 2014: Tackling Climate Change Could Pay Off in as Little as 15 Years, Report Finds

10 Sep 2014: U.S. Renewable Energy Growth In 2014 Dwarfs Fossil Fuel Plant Additions

04 Sep 2014: Buying Video Games on Disc Is More Energy Efficient than Downloading

03 Sep 2014: Mobile Phone Networks Can Help Monitor Global Rainfall, Study Says

28 Aug 2014: Rail Transport of U.S. Oil Up By 9 Percent, Creating Rail Car Shortage

20 Aug 2014: Exporting Coal to Korea Could Slash Emissions by 21 Percent, Analysis Says

20 Aug 2014: Interview: Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool

19 Aug 2014: Wind Energy Prices at All-Time Low, According to U.S. Report

13 Aug 2014: New Maps Show Flooding Risks for Critical U.S. Energy Facilities

06 Aug 2014: Green Innovations Are Bringing Energy-Saving Technology Home


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