Year-round, emissions free power

Mike Strizki says hes figured out how to store solar energy in a way that could provide the world with an infinite source of year-round, emissions-free power, but also says no one is listening to him. At his house in the woods of western New Jersey, the civil engineer turned green energy evangelist uses fuel […]

BNL Denies Maniscalco’s Request for Shinnecock Ceremony for 15k Trees to Be Cut Down

h/t Shinnecock Indian Nation In that spirit, the higher-ups at Brookhaven National Laboratory have denied a request from Peter Maniscalco of Renew Community Earth to let the Shinnecock Indian Nation perform a spiritual ceremony of reverence for the 15,000 trees that are about to be cleared from 200 acres of lab property in order to […]

Solution to Gulf Oil Blowout: Bring on the Sun

Opinion from geologist Chris Landau: “For too long we have lived under the oily depths of deceit. We have fought wars and killed millions in order to pollute our lives and those of our children. We have called it patriotism. We have called it progress. We have not stopped to think…We need more sunlight for the Gulf of Mexico. Bring on the heat to break up the oil…”

Top Kill is Dead: Comments on the Gulf Oil Blowout from a Geologist

A geologist suggests a better solution to BP than Top Kill. The better solution is: Drill 4 vertical relief wells around the existing Gulf of Mexico blowout well to reduce the pressure. He believes that will then allow BP to seal this well, once the pressure drops.

Smithtown Schools (Suffolk County) Goes Solar!

From Newsday: (excerpt) Smithtown schools to get $6M for energy conservation BY STACEY ALTHERR 7:43 PM EDT, September 6, 2008 Smithtown’s school board has approved a $6-million energy conservation project that includes what is being touted as the largest combined solar panel installation at any Long Island school district.