President’s Forceful Climate Plan Focuses on Technology

(DGIwire) — It’s no secret that the United States is a major contributor to global emissions. In fact, as of late 2014, the United States was second only to China with regard to pollution, according to an article in The Guardian. Surveys show that many Americans are simply not willing to give up the lifestyles […]

How Companies Can Profit by Joining in Against Greenhouse Gas Emissions

(DGIwire) — When it comes to energy conservation, industrial corporations often get a bad rap. The image of the money-hungry businessman building his fortune on a pile of felled lumber while pumping his toxic waste into a pristine river has been drawn by many a political cartoonist. And certainly this perception is not without basis; […]

Making Methane Less Harmful: How New Technology Can Play a Role

(DGIwire) – Global warming: it’s a topic familiar to almost everyone. The degradation of the earth remains a generational issue that we cannot escape. One of the most notorious contributors to global warming is methane gas, according to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Limited solutions – if we can call them that – currently exist; […]

Air Pollution in India: A Deadly Situation and a Possible Solution

(DGIwire) — India was in the news for tragic reasons in May 2015, as a heat wave severe enough to melt the streets began killing thousands of men, women and children.  The heat wave was also notable because of its exacerbating effect on India’s youth—millions of school-aged children suffering moderate-to-severe lung damage as the result […]

President Declares That Climate Change Is Making Us Sick

(DGIwire) — Until now, climate change has almost always been framed as an environmental issue or social cause. It has been presented in a context closer to a “save the whales” campaign than a massively dangerous peril to the public. All that changed on April 7, 2015, when the White House issued a statement, summarized […]

Earth Day is Every Day with this Technology

(DGIwire)  It’s April 22nd and that can only mean one thing, it’s Earth Day! Today marks the 45th anniversary of the annual day of action: A day when billions of people worldwide pledge to undertake “green” initiatives to help the planet and reduce our carbon footprints by taking preventative measures such as planting trees, picking […]