New Ideas

New Bedford, Mass., is the only city in a 60-mile radius of Boston that isn't networked into the commuter rail system. Roger Williams University students look at how a station might reduce the carbon footprint for the region.
Since the 1970s, diesel has been the fuel for the farm – diesel for tractors, farm trucks and harvesting equipment. Diesel ran everything but the livestock. But with record high oil prices in the states, the focus is now on alternative energy... Read More
Vast changes in the fields of Mississippi have driven today’s farmers to sow different seeds from past years. Cotton, the state’s signature crop, is being replaced with something greener for the environment and for the farmers. “Cotton has paid the... Read More
At the University of Mississippi Biological Field Station, catfish are changing their diet to become more environmentally friendly.
Planet Forward
David Raish and Mike Ballaban: Showing how much carbon you really emit in a day
Share your stories about organizations that are making it easier—on us and our wallets—to reduce our carbon footprint. Why EASY?

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