Over the past week, furor ensued over the Pope’s upcoming encyclical this summer on environmental degradation. It is clear that it will detail the effects of human-caused climate change on the poor, and on economic development. Will it help?...Read More: Pope opens the door to the economic opportunity of the century?
Your average, run of the mill incandescent light bulb lasts about 1,500 hours… the same amount of time of the bulb developed by Thomas Edison just about 137 years ago lasted. Thanks to the power of innovation, nearly every...Read More: Uncle Sam tells Thomas Edison to move over
The business case for energy efficiency is already a strong one, yet it becomes even stronger when rebates or other incentives are available through local utilities or the government. These programs, which can often cover up to half the...Read More: Searching Beyond the Rebates
Yesterday I was relaxing with one of my favorite shows, Modern Family. Their holiday episode featured a scene where father and son team Jay and Manny had set out to find the perfect Christmas tree. Jay insisted on getting...Read More: A Holiday Exploration into Life Cycle Assessme