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Taipei 101: Highest Green Structure in World

Friday, January 15, 2010


The Taipei 101 may no longer be the tallest building in the world but it aims to be the tallest Green building in the world.

Reducing Carbon Emissions In Mexico and Brazil

Wednesday, January 13, 2010


Mexico and Brazil are commiting to reduce carbon emissions through a generous grant from The World Bank. This news summary piece highlights the initiative.

Copenhagen Conference: Setbacks & Successes

Wednesday, December 16, 2009


Conflict between the richer and poorer nations and among climate change enthusiasts has been quite severe at the Copenhagen Conference. In order to begin combating climate change, global leaders need to work quickly to reach an agreement as climate change is happening quickly and the conference is nearing an end.

Climate Change Conference: Deforestation

Monday, December 14, 2009


Rainforest Deforestation is one of the many issues presented at Copenhagen. This news summary briefly addresses this topic.

Copenhagen Conference: Globally Reducing Emissions

Friday, December 11, 2009


A Climate Treaty created at Copenhagen will be non-binding but it will most likely set the stage for future global carbon emissions reduction targets.

Solar Panel Costs Drop

Friday, December 4, 2009

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Solar electricity has become less expensive due to several factors and many European countries and India are taking advantage of it. This news summary details the reasons for the price decrease.

Green Mountain Coffee Roasters Builds Vermont’s Largest Solar Array

Wednesday, November 25, 2009


Green Mountain Coffee Roasters' installation of a 572 panel solar array will help the company produce roughly 112,000 kilowatt hours of electricity - the equivalent of running 16 households a year. In addition to the solar installation, the company is doing other innovative things to support sustainability initiatives.

A New Meaning For ‘Distance Learning’

Thursday, December 11, 2008


Offshoring and U.S. educational institutions.