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Rare Earth Metals: Will We Have Enough?

Cell phones, iPads, laptops, televisions, hybrid cars, wind turbines, solar cells and many more products depend on rare earth metals to function. Will there be enough for us to continue our high-tech lifestyle and transition to a renewable energy economy?

by |September 19, 2012

Giulio Verne and the Windmills

Like some Quixotic dream, at long last the formerly Dutch island of Manhattan reaches westward for windmills.

by |January 18, 2012

‘One Yard Line’ For Cape Wind?

Jim Gordon, the developer of Cape Wind, recently spoke at Columbia University about his experience working to get the first offshore wind farm in the US built.

by |April 28, 2011