From Passive to Interactive to Save Energy on the Grid

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If our homes ‘talk’ to the electricity grid — what’s called ‘transactive energy’ — electricity customers should find savings…and reduced CO2 emissions, too.

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Common Loons’ Haunting Call Facing Silence Ahead?

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The iconic loon, Minnesota’s state bird, isn’t alone in migrating northward in a warming climate.

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Battening the Hatches to Address Midwest’s Climate Challenges

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More frequent and more intense extreme weather events foreseen for U.S. Midwest.

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Emerging Roles for NOLA Rain Gardens

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Native tree and shrub rain gardens offer hope for managing New Orleans stormwaters.

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Trees: A Means of Cooling Without ‘Chilling’?

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A Tualatin River, Oregon, project seeks to use trees and shade to cool water naturally…saving electricity and costs associated with ‘chillers.’

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A Breakthrough in Making Plastic from Methane?

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Efforts to convert methane to plastic offer one glimpse into using market-driven approaches to managing climate change.

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Smart Grids: One Key to Saving Energy

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Utilities are modernizing their electricity distribution approaches to improve energy efficiency.

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