renewable energy

Environment

Solar Power Cart

Mouna Andraos has been fascinated by street vendors since her childhood. She has created a portable street generator that uses a crank and a solar cell to charge cell phones and laptops. Ada Lee Halofsky hit the street to see Power Cart in action.

Arts, Culture & Media

Zero emissions race

You need a pretty big battery to drive an electric car for hundreds of miles a day. That's what participants in the 'Zero Emissions Race' did. The race began last August and ended today in a Swiss city that we want you to name…

Arts, Culture & Media

French landmark and wind power

The Geo Quiz is making a pilgrimage of sorts. We're looking for a tiny, tidal island, right off the coast of Normandy in France. A government plan to erect wind turbines nearby is now threatening its status as a World Heritage Site.

Global Politics

US-China energy talks

More than a year ago, the US and China agreed to work on an array of joint research projects for clean energy. Anchor Marco Werman speaks with Derek Scissors, China specialist at the Heritage Foundation in Washington, about US-China energy cooperation.

Global Politics

California climate law under fire

Supporters of California's climate change law say it will spark a green technology revolution and boost the state's economy. Critics say it will hurt the state's economy at a time when it can ill afford it. Rachel Myrow has this story from San Francisco.

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