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United Kingdom Moves Up Ban on Petrol and Diesel Cars to 2030

Written by: Kimberly White  The United Kingdom has moved up its ban on new petrol and diesel vehicles from...

Green Hydrogen – Choosing Nature’s Path

Written by: Geoffrey Holland In September 2020, Barron’s reported on a Goldman-Sachs study that says, ‘Green Hydrogen’ will become...

Run Wild: UN Environment and adidas Runtastic Challenge Runners to Outrun Endangered Species in...

Written by: Kimberly White The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and adidas Runtastic have unveiled a new challenge to...

This Project is Using AI and Drones to Track and Protect Great White Sharks

Written by: Johnny Wood Despite their menacing big-screen presence, sharks rarely attack humans. Meanwhile, man-made pressures including habitat loss, overfishing...

How Google Is Fighting Fire with Real-Time Mapping Data

Written by: Sean Fleming You probably can’t outrun a forest fire. They can travel at speeds of up to 22...

Global Offshore Wind Industry Takes Huge Strides

Written by: Paul Brown Despite Covid-19’s grim effects on many industries, the orders for the global offshore wind industry...

These Marine Researchers Want to Use Robots to Help Grow 1 Million Corals a...

Written by: Johnny Wood The natural beauty of undersea corals seems far removed from the factory-like world of automated...

Hyundai Unveils New Brand of Electric Vehicles

Written by: Kimberly White  Hyundai Motor Company is launching a new brand dedicated to electric vehicles. 

New AI Technology for Chimps Could Help Bust Wildlife Traffickers

Written by: Colin Sytsma The global spread of social media has created unparalleled opportunities for wildlife traffickers to advertise...

GM to Unveil Electric Hummer Later This Year

Written by: Kimberly White General Motors is reviving the Hummer- only this time, it’s electric. The...

Former Iowa Gov. Chet Culver Wants His State to Embrace Energy Efficiency

Written by: Sarah Kennedy While governor of Iowa, Chet Culver pushed his state to become a leader in wind...

Connecting the People Growing a Trillion Trees the Right Way

Courtesy of Forests News Written by: Will Anderson and Aaron Minnick Everyone is talking about trees....

This Chinese Megacity is Building a Massive Car-Free District

Written by: Sean Fleming The breakneck speed of China’s economic and urban growth has gone hand in hand with...

This Electric Plane has Flown Successfully for 30 Minutes – Is This the Future...

Written by: David Elliott The world’s largest all-electric plane has completed its maiden voyage, flying for 30 minutes in the skies...

Drone Captures Thousands of Sea Turtles Flocking to Great Barrier Reef

Written by: Elizabeth Claire Alberts From high above, the blue sea looks like it’s speckled with tiny white dots....

This App is Making it Easier to Report Environmental Crimes

Written by: Malaka Rodrigo Kelanimulla is one of the last remaining wetlands in Sri Lanka’s western district of Colombo, and...

Google Pledges to No Longer Build Custom AI for Oil and Gas Extraction

Written by: Kimberly White Google has pledged to no longer build custom artificial intelligence (AI) tools for oil and...

Camera Traps Completed One of the Most Thorough Surveys of African Rainforest Yet

Written by: Mattia Bessone and Barbara Fruth Tropical rainforests are the world’s richest land...

Blue Energy Revolution Comes of Age

Written by: Paul Brown The amount of energy generated by tides and waves in the last decade has increased...

This App Lets You Order Leftovers to Help Fight Food Waste

Written by: Sean Fleming The statistics on global food waste make for grim reading. And as more consumers become...

Old Batteries Can Be Source of New Energy

Written by: Kieran Cooke Driving an electric-powered vehicle (EV) rather than one reliant on fossil fuels is a key...

Environmental Defense Fund Teams Up with Ball Aerospace and New Zealand Government to Launch...

Written by: Kimberly White The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) has set out on an ambitious new project to tackle...

Antarctica’s first zero emission research station shows that sustainable living is possible anywhere

Written by: Kate Winter As a scientist investigating climate change, I’m embarrassed by the...

Satellite Collars to Reinforce Elephant Protection Efforts in Nigeria

Written by: Kimberly White  Elephants in Nigeria are getting a technological boost in protection. The Wildlife Conservation Society Nigeria...

Afghanistan Increases Use of Renewable Energy Sources

Courtesy of Wadsam Afghanistan’s renewable energy resource potential is estimated at over 300,000 megawatts,...

Tracking Bolivian Forest Fires: New App Launched May Aid Firefighter Response Time

Written by: John C. Cannon A new app aimed at tracking forest fires in Bolivia could shake up the...

Plant for the Planet: New Tree Planting App Targets 1 Trillion Trees

Written by: Kimberly White  A new mobile app that makes planting trees easier than ever before has made its...

Finalists Announced for Con X Tech Prize

Written by: Sue Palminteri/Mongabay The Con X Tech Prize just announced its second round will be funding 20 finalists...

Artificial intelligence makes fishing more sustainable by tracking illegal activity

Written by: Melina Kourantidou The world’s fish stocks are in decline and our increasing...

WattTime, Carbon Tracker, and Google Team Up to Measure Global Power Plant Emissions

Written by: Kimberly White On May 7th, WattTime announced a new project in collaboration with Carbon Tracker, Google, and...

ADB Lends $4mn For A Solar Project in Kandahar

Courtesy of Wadsam The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has issued a $4 million loan...

Seafood without Sacrifice: Good Catch Makes a Splash with Their Take on Tuna

Written by: Kimberly White For many, canned tuna is a household staple. Valued at $1.5 billion USD, canned tuna...

National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures Launch Global Challenge, Search for Innovative Solutions

Written by: Kimberly White National Geographic and Sky Ocean Ventures have teamed up to launch a global search for innovative solutions to...

Impossible Burger 2.0 Named Top Tech of CES 2019

Written by: Kimberly White Digital Trends announced its top tech picks for CES 2019, a consumer electronics expo that brings together leaders,...

Greenpower: Inspiring the Engineers of Tomorrow

Written by: Kimberly White Ask a young person if they want to learn about science, technology, engineering or mathematics, and the response...

Formula E: Highlighting Climate Change Impacts While Taking a Walk on the Wild Side

Written by: Kimberly White Formula E is challenging traditional norms, raising awareness and inspiring change.

10 Ways Conservation Technology Shifted into Auto in 2018

Written by: Sue Palminteri Courtesy of Mongabay Conservation scientists are increasingly automating their research and monitoring...

For Harley-Davidson, the future has arrived…and it’s electric!

Written by: Kimberly White Harley-Davidson is delivering groundbreaking technology and thrilling performance this year with it’s ‘LiveWire’ electric motorcycle. Deliveries will begin...