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The Top 25 Greenest Cities in America The Top 25 Greenest Cities in America

NerdWallet's Courtney Miller weighed several factors for the nation's 150 largest cities--including air quality, transportation, energy sources, and housing density--to rank the greenest 25 of them all. Did your city make the cut? Read more

Energy Harvesting Eco-leaf Shade Doubles as a Light Source at Night
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Energy Harvesting Eco-leaf Shade Doubles as a Light Source at...

Not only will the Eco-leaf shade's solar cells absorb the sun's rays, the... Read more

Utility Futility: Rooftop Solar Stresses the Ones Tied to the Grid
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Utility Futility: Rooftop Solar Stresses the Ones Tied to the...

Quartz contributor and Penn State University assistant professor Seth Blumsack... Read more

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Q&A with Integrated Solar Technology CEOQ&A with Integrated Solar Technology CEO

Solar shingles are stirring up the world of renewable energy with a sleeker, longer version than traditional solar panels. Here, IST CEO tells you what you need to know about the new product. Read more

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New Geothermal Heat Pump 50% More EfficientNew Geothermal Heat Pump 50% More Efficient

DOE's Oak Ridge National Laboratory made a breakthrough in geothermal technology to create a heat pump that uses 50% less energy. Read more

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Home Buyers Are Concerned about Indoor Air Quality Home Buyers Are Concerned about Indoor Air Quality

As consumers become more aware of how the built environment affects occupants, what can home builders do to cater to this growing demand? BUILDER blogger Dagmar Ebaugh has the answers. Read more

Maine Looks into the True Value of Solar Power
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Maine Looks into the True Value of Solar Power

A new report has found that the real value of electricity generated by PV panels... Read more

Orange Tree Waste Turned into High-Performance Insulation
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Orange Tree Waste Turned into High-Performance Insulation

The newest environmentally-friendly home building material could be boards made... Read more

Formaldehyde-Free Products for Healthy Homes
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Formaldehyde-Free Products for Healthy Homes

Amid allegations that products sold by Lumber Liquidators contain illegal... Read more

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Solar Power Play: Arrays Out-Produce Normal Panels by 50%Solar Power Play: Arrays Out-Produce Normal Panels by 50%

In what could be the next major step in the solar power evolution, researchers at Penn State University and the University of Illinois have developed a prototype of a smaller, more advanced concentrated photovoltaic system (CPV). Read more

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