North American Birds Are Migrating Earlier Because of Climate Change
Climate Change

North American Birds Are Migrating Earlier Because of Climate Change

Every autumn as temperatures drop and insect populations decline, billions of birds migrate across the U.S. in search of warmer nesting temperatures and more food availability—both extremely good answers to seasonal depression. In the spring, the birds fly back to mate.This annual migration serves an important role in maintaining healthy ecosystems, because the traveling birds…

China could tap North Korea rare earth mine in exchange for solar investment: report
Green Energy

China could tap North Korea rare earth mine in exchange for solar investment: report

BEIJING (Reuters) – North Korea plans to grant China access to a rare earth mine in exchange for investment in solar energy that could ease its chronic power shortages, a Chinese industry association website reported on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Samples of rare earth minerals from left: Cerium oxide, Bastnaesite, Neodymium oxide and Lanthanum carbonate at…

China could tap North Korea rare earth mine in exchange for solar investment: report
Green Energy

China could tap North Korea rare earth mine in exchange for solar investment: report

BEIJING (Reuters) – North Korea plans to grant China access to a rare earth mine in exchange for investment in solar energy that could ease chronic power shortages in the impoverished country, according to an article posted on an industry association website on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: Samples of rare earth minerals from left: Cerium oxide,…

North Dakota’s First Solar Farm Opens on Standing Rock Tribal Land
Green Energy

North Dakota’s First Solar Farm Opens on Standing Rock Tribal Land

The CannonBall Community Solar Farm sits three miles from the Dakota Access Pipeline and on the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe Indian Reservation.Photo: Courtesy of GivePowerIn 2016, the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe launched a battle against an oil pipeline running across their ancestral lands. Despite their efforts gaining international attention, the 1,172 mile-long Dakota Access Pipeline…