September 30th, 2019 | by Harry Stoltz
SpaceX’s presentation on Saturday night in Boca Chica was an exciting and uplifting event that focused mainly on development changes since last year’s “Dear Moon” event for their rocket, Starship. I was at the Boca Chica event to report back on the updates for CleanTechnica
December 2nd, 2018 | by Tina Casey
Prep for travel to Mars and beyond (no, really!) with two handy reference books and a fun game about the tension between exploration and exploitation
November 26th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
In an interview with Axios, Elon Musk talked about the Tesla Model 3, AI, human brain to computer interlinks, and living on Mars. Here are the highlights of that discusssion.
November 12th, 2018 | by Tina Casey
Getting Mars right (or not): Nat Geo's new TV series makes the case for a successful mission to Mars, if only we could all just get along
September 23rd, 2018 | by Chanan Bos
It is well known that Elon Musk and Tesla don’t like to conform to established industry standards or feel limited by them. So trying to measure their performance by established industry standards is like measuring them on a scale of bananas, utterly pointless
February 25th, 2018 | by Steve Bakker
Until April 1st, 2016, the only thing I knew about Tesla Motors came from a news story reporting on an esoteric car company out of California that had appropriated the last name of famous inventor Nikola Tesla, and was marketing an awesome electric car with a price tag of $100,000. The car was clearly desirable, yet since my budget didn’t stretch to anywhere near the vehicle’s purchase price, I basically forgot about the car and the company
February 6th, 2018 | by Steve Hanley
The SpaceX Falcon Heavy flew for the first time today and made a perfect launch. Both auxiliary rockets returned successfully to earth to be reused at a later date. Inside the rocket, Elon Musk's personal Tesla Roadster is on its way to Mars, complete with a mannequin driving named Starman.
January 16th, 2018 | by Joshua S Hill
Major food and drink companies have been making strong steps toward reducing their CO2 emissions according to a new report from the Food and Drink Federation, which showed that CO2 emissions from manufacturing was down 51% in 2016 compared to a 1990 baseline.
December 9th, 2017 | by Michael Barnard
You could retool a Tesla Model X and drive it around on Mars. But it probably wouldn't end up looking like a Model X. The rover that Mark Watney drove around in the movie based on Andy Weir's great book "The Martian" is much more likely to be what the hacked vehicle would look like
November 12th, 2017 | by Nicolas Zart
Bye Aerospace's StratoAirNet prototype has successfully slapped solar cells on its unmanned aerial glider
September 19th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
More than 300 companies worldwide have now committed to setting ambitious Science Based Targets to reduce emissions, with more than 90 new companies joining this year alone, and also now includes 50 US businesses.
September 18th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
One of the world's favourite candy companies, M&M's, has launched a new campaign called Fans of Wind energy in an effort to inform consumers of the value of renewable energy and its importance in counteracting climate change.
July 14th, 2017 | by Guest Contributor
The Advanced Energy Centre at MaRS developed the Energy Innovation Snapshot showcasing Canadian energy projects. The site helps leading energy solution providers connect with prospective buyers and investors around the world
June 15th, 2017 | by Steve Hanley
Elon Musk has released his written plan for how he intends to build a Mars colony and it is available for download free until July 5. It's recommended reading for everybody.
January 16th, 2017 | by Joshua S Hill
An open letter from businesses involved in the UK implores UK Prime Minister Theresa May to back the UN Sustainable Development Goals that were adopted just a year ago, in advance of the World Economic Forum's upcoming annual meeting in Davos.
November 22nd, 2016 | by Steve Hanley
Donald Trump thinks he is the smartest person in any room but the leaders of 365 leaders of major American corporations think he is an idiot for threatening to pull the US out of its commitments made last year in Paris.
November 17th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
Companies are bringing alternative energy business models to deliver “personal power” to energy-poor communities. These models often rely on PV solar as the core technology, coupled with innovative financing models, and often use cellular infrastructure, which is often fairly well-developed and accepted
November 16th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
Mars has urged the business community and global leaders at COP 22 to take bold action on climate change in order to implement the targets set out in the Paris Agreement, and has taken the lead by announcing its third wind energy commitment in as many years.
May 12th, 2016 | by Joshua S Hill
A new partnership between the UK arm of Mars and energy company Eneco UK will see all Mars operations in [&hellip
March 17th, 2016 | by Guest Contributor
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