U.S. and China Make a Climate Deal: Thanks Obama!

The U.S. and China recently announced a significant deal to slash carbon emissions in both countries. The agreement entails the U.S. cutting carbon emissions between 26 and 28 percent (measured…

Coal Driving the Chinese to Drink

When it comes to decreasing coal consumption, many argue that the reduction will spur an onslaught of unemployment. But what if a region decides to replace its coal industry with…

Energy Efficient Tea

Tea:  It’s the second most popular beverage in the world, next to water.  The importance of tea varies around the world from a casual iced summer beverage, to a ceremonial...