How to keep the lights on without burning the planet

How to keep the lights on without burning the planet

Ditching fossil fuels to go 100 per cent renewable is a dream within reach – thanks to new tech that keep things humming even when wind and sun aren’t there Roberto Cigna By Peter Fairley TO STAND any chance of halting runaway climate change, we need to squelch carbon emissions down to near zero by […]

Altering individual health insurance and healthiness by way of lights

Altering individual health insurance and healthiness by way of lights

Top Story The world of health care is changing rapidly and there is increased interest in the role that light and lighting can play in improving health outcomes for patients and providing healthy work environments for staff, according to many researchers. Recently, the Center for Lighting Enabled Systems and Applications at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, together […]

Why the Lights Are Still Off in Puerto Rico

Why the Lights Are Still Off in Puerto Rico

  Thursday President Trump awarded himself 10 out of 10 on the federal government’s response to post-hurricane Puerto Rico. Perhaps. Regardless of how the president and FEMA have responded, Puerto Rico was set up for disaster well before Hurricane Maria hit. Revoked tax breaks, needlessly expensive imports, and crippling debt allled to a shoddy infrastructure […]