Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter, who was one of the earliest advocates for using renewable energy, installed water heating solar panels on the roof of the White House in 1979, during his administration. Unfortunately, the next President, Ronald Reagan, ordered them to be removed, as he had a different take on energy consumption. However, that didn’t hinder Carter’s dedication to providing clean, efficient energy to the public.
As the world’s richest man, Jeff Bezos has plenty of cash to spare.
For many of us, it can be hard to wrap our heads around the abstract concept of climate change.
China plays a large role in contributing to plastic waste pollution. From plastics wasting away in landfills to bags dangling from trees to single-use items in waterways, this dire environmental problem requires a drastic solution. The Chinese government recognizes this, and they’ve recently announced guidelines to cut down on the number of disposable plastics that litter the landscape.
If you’re eco-conscious, you’re probably avoiding buying single use plastics.
It’s no secret that plastic waste is a huge problem for the environment.
Embed from Getty Images There’s finally some relief for those battling against the Australian bushfires, which have been raging since last summer. Since Thursday, an incredible amount of rain has swept over the affected areas—some of which have been facing droughts for years. While the downpours didn’t put out all of the fires—82 are still burning—it did manage to extinguish a quarter of what was blazing.
One viral photo of a tigress and her cubs is a beacon of hope for animal conservationists.
As the Australia bushfires rage on, one of the main concerns is how the wild animals are affected by this...
People around the world are in shock and saddened by the news of Australia’s bushfires. The blazes have been roaring for months and the effects have been devastating. Currently, the fires have taken more than 18 million acres of land, displaced thousands of people (and in some cases, caused their death), and injured or killed millions upon millions of wild animals.
Australia is burning like never before.
Activist group Extinction Rebellion is making an important statement about climate change by floating a typical suburban house in London’s...