#Energy

  • Article: South Africa Aims for 'Zero Carbon' Buildings
    Environment

    South Africa Aims for 'Zero Carbon' Buildings

    May 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    From LED lights to rooftop solar panels, South Africa's cities are working to cut emissions. Read more

  • Article: Every Village in India Now Has Electricity
    Finance & Innovation

    Every Village in India Now Has Electricity

    By Daniele Selby|April 30, 2018

    Power to the people. Read more

  • Article: 3,000 Britons Are Dying Every Year Because They Can’t Afford Heating
    Health

    3,000 Britons Are Dying Every Year Because They Can’t Afford Heating

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 23, 2018

    And it’s an “entirely preventable tragedy,” according to new study. Read more

  • Article: Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds
    Environment

    Plants Are Getting Bigger and Storing More Carbon, Study Finds

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 16, 2017

    Scientists don’t yet know if there’s a limit to this benefit. Read more

  • Article: The UK and Canada Just Committed to Stop Using Coal for Energy
    Environment

    The UK and Canada Just Committed to Stop Using Coal for Energy

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 13, 2017

    And they’re challenging the rest of the world to join them. Read more

  • Article: Canada Can Create 20 Million Jobs If It Invests in Sustainability: Report
    Environment

    Canada Can Create 20 Million Jobs If It Invests in Sustainability: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 15, 2017

    That would cover more than half of the population. Read more

  • Article: New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry
    Food & Hunger

    New Jersey Aims to Halve Food Waste by 2030 to Feed Hungry

    By Joe McCarthy|July 27, 2017

    “Wasting food does not make economic or environmental sense.” Read more

  • Article: One Thing You Should Know Before Lighting up Your Charcoal Grill
    Environment

    One Thing You Should Know Before Lighting up Your Charcoal Grill

    July 10, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The dry tropical forests of the Chaco are being destroyed faster than any other forests on earth. Read more