09.1.2014

How well do you know the science of climate change? You might be surprised.


Climate change: Is your opinion informed by science? Take our quiz!
www.csmonitor.com
Test your global warming knowledge with our climate science quiz.
08.30.2014

Premier edition of Edible Tulsa being distributed at the Cherry Street Farmers Market this morning. Congratulations, Edible Tulsa!


08.29.2014

China’s coal use dropped for the first time this century


China’s Coal Consumption Has Finally Decreased
cleantechnica.com
Sierra Club. By Justin Guay. There may be a light at the end of the long dark tunnel: It appears China’s coal boom is over. [caption id=
08.28.2014

Cities are HOTTER due to intensifying urban heat islands


City Summer Heat Has Intensified With Climate Change
cleantechnica.com
08.27.2014

Saving Money Is No. 1 Sustainability Driver for Companies


Saving money is the no. 1 reason executives give for being sustainable
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Saving money is the no. 1 reason executives give for moving towards more environmentally sustainable business practices, according to a Grant Thornton report.
08.26.2014

See-through solar PV materials that could generate power on windows, smartphones


Scientists Invent a Way to Generate Electricity From Your Home’s Windows
www.takepart.com
A transparent solar concentrator turns window glass and even smartphones into solar panels.
08.25.2014

Keeping our air conditioners powered in this hot weather forces utilities to build expensive power plants - plants that then sit idle for much of the rest of the year. But OG&E is pioneering another way.


Summertime Air Conditioning Leads Utilities to Try 'Behavioral Science'
www.nbcnews.com
The United States uses more air conditioning than the rest of the world combined. Dealing with the high energy peaks has lead utilities to try everything fro...
08.22.2014

Microgreens venture. Aquaponics, goldfish, Cool business.


Going Greens: Edmond's Upward Harvest lives the gospel of local, sustainable growing practices
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Edmond’s Upward Harvest has developed a proprietary aquaponics system that could revolutionize how we harvest our food.
08.20.2014

Three Oklahoma Universities in the Top 30 Green Power Users in Higher Ed


Top 30 College & University | Green Power Partnership| US EPA
epa.gov
The Top 30 College & University list represents the largest green power users among higher education institutions within the Green Power Partnership. The combined green power use of these organizations amounts to more than two billion kilowatt-hours of green power annually, which is equivalent to av…
08.20.2014

“Everybody’s pretty much downstream of somebody.”


Oklahoma cities consider water conservation options
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As demand for water grows, state and local officials in Oklahoma are looking at ways to make better use of the water the state has available. In many cases, communities are reusing water that flows down residents’ sinks, showers and, yes, toilets as a way to keep up with demand.