Hawaiian Wave Power Project Making A Splash!

The United States Department of Energy (DOE) announced in May 2014 that it will allocate $10 million in wave power projects at Hawaii’s Kaneohe Bay. This is one of the…

Consumers Unsatisfied with Musk’s D

Perhaps the launch was premature, or there was simply too much hype, but the reveal of Tesla’s D proved dissatisfying to consumers on October 9th. Much suspense arose surrounding the…

London’s Red Phone Boxes Go Green

The famous red phone boxes of London are getting a renewable makeover! Announced last week, many of the now unused phone boxes (or what we call here in the colonies,…

Breaking Wind: The Odd Culture of Wind Farm Protests

Wind farms are popping up all over the world with the lure of cleaner electric generation and a lessened dependency on fossil fuels. Renewable energy, including solar, hydroelectric, geothermal, and…

Rockefellers Join the Fossil Fuel Divestment Trend

A surprising new group of people has decided to join the fossil fuel divestment trend: The Rockefeller Brothers Fund. Yes, that’s right. One of the oldest, richest families in the…

Tesla Chooses State for Gigafactory

Congratulations YEB readers- you guessed right! Back in April, I wrote about plans for the Tesla Gigafactory, and the various states campaigning to host the state-of-the-art facility. We polled all...