The Grid: The Fraying Wires Between Americans and Our Energy Future

A book, by Gretchen Bakke, is a revelatory look at our national power grid — how it developed, its current flaws, and how it must be completely reimagined for our fast-approaching energy future. America’s electrical grid, an engineering triumph of the twentieth century, is turning out to be a poor fit for the present. It’s […]

EarthX Invites Innovators and Investors to 2023 E-Capital Summit

EarthX’s annual E-Capital Summit is an invitation-only, sustainability-focused investment and innovation conference that brings together hundreds of investors, innovators, dealmakers and others who are focused on having substantial, positive impact on investments, businesses, people, and our planet. The E-Capital Summit, held at EarthX in April, offered a unique opportunity to network with industry peers, identify […]

Superpower: One Man’s Quest to Transform American Energy

In the ever more urgent quest for sources of renewable energy, meet the man boldly harnessing the natural forces that could power America’s future. The United States is in the midst of an energy transition. We want to embrace renewable energy sources like wind and solar, and rely less on dirty fossil fuels. We don’t […]

Why Nuclear Power Plants Are Not Suitable for Sri Lanka

Recent articles in the local press have publicized the government’s plans for the introduction of nuclear power plants to Sri Lanka with Russian support. A similar decision was taken way back in 2010 by the then President to bring nuclear power plants to Sri Lanka from South Korea. By Professor I.M Dharmadasa, Sheffield Hallam University, […]