solar energy

Town rejects solar panels, citing fears they would 'suck up' sun's energy and cause cancer

The U.S. town council of Woodland, North Carolina voted against a rezoning proposal last week that would have paved the path for a solar farm. The town also voted for a moratorium on...

Canada's provinces surge towards green power future...and leave Harper in the dirt

Canada's provinces pumped a whopping $10.9 billion into renewable energy last year - and added nearly 27,000 jobs - heralding a nationwide green revolution.

Everything you need to know about the net-zero housing revolution

Six questions for a B.C. net-zero home builder and environmental consultant.

Leaving it all behind for life in Africa

A year ago I had a great job, and a nice apartment. One year later, I can hear wild dogs barking and am writing from Tanzania. What happened? Curiosity.

Life lessons from Milton Wong

Alden Habacon's life was changed by Milton Wong. Here's what he learned from him.

Alstonvale Net Zero House runs entirely off renewable resources

To solve the issue of food production, the home's landscaping will be made entirely of edible plantation.