breaking news

dryden

In the Zone: Judge Rules NY Town Can Ban Fracking

Fracktivists celebrate decision upholding fracking ban in Dryden, NY.

In Defense of Bicycle and Pedestrian Project Funding

3p is proud to partner with the Presidio Graduate School’s Macroeconomics course on a blogging series about “the economics of sustainability.” This post…
Keep GE Salmon Off Our Dinner Plates!

Op Ed: Congress Ramps Up Opposition to Genetically Engineered Fish

The Food & Drug Administration could let industry pressure overrule common sense any day now by allowing genetically modified (GE) salmon to be…
windturbine01

Chinese Grid Connectivity Lets Wind Lag

China’s installed wind capacity is the second largest in the World, and their growth rates continue to dwarf those of developed nations. Yet…

Toyota Joins Interactive Corporate Philanthropy Leaders

Toyota is transforming their corporate philanthropy to be “by the people and for the people” with the advent of their 100 Cars for…
wsci_01_img0012

Food Safety, Security and Accesibility Concerns Cause Gates Foundation to Fund GMO Research

The United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization’s price index topped off at an all-time high this January, reflecting the skyrocketing global food prices…

Unilever Commits to Halve Environmental Impact by 2020

Unilever, the huge consumer products company, says that two billion times a day “somebody, somewhere” uses one of its brands, such as Lipton…

EPA: Blowing Big Coal’s Top on Mountaintop Coal Mining

If it were ever possible or even realistic to put the words Appalachia and victory in the same sentence, this might be one…

Recycled Plastiki Arrives in Sydney

No one said they couldn’t or shouldn’t do it but they did it anyway, making some nice enviro points along the way. The…

Hay: A Common-Sense Solution to BP Oil Clean-Up?

Two men from Florida, with a strong desire to protect the coastline they love, have come up with a common-sense solution to clean-up…
coal-ash-580x435

EPA Kicks Some Coal Ash

Distracted and dismayed by oil rig explosions, massive oil spills, and volcanic ash clouds? Speaking of ash, here’s one that perhaps escaped the…
feat-apr28-massey

Sick Streams: Environmentalists Mass Against Massey

The Sierra Club and other environmental groups are ratcheting up the pressure on Massey Energy with a lawsuit that charges five Massey coal…
feat-apr12-cars

Daimler, Renault-Nissan Link on Small Car Technology and Development

The partnership between Germany’s Daimler AG and the Renault-Nissan Alliance to share small car, electric vehicle and hybrid technology and development costs is…

Carbon Abatement Failure Prompts New Strategies: Human Clones With Gills

With the failure of carbon abatement strategies after the collapse of COP 15 and resistance to any further United Nations meetings on climate…
feat-mar17-exxon

ExxonMobil Gushing with Cash and Confidence

Here’s a news flash of sorts: ExxonMobil (XOM), the world’s largest publicly traded oil and gas company, has barrels of money and plans…