Quantcast

Latest Environment Stories

2015-03-24 08:25:18

Signs agreement targeting over 100 megawatts of solar projects in the Republic of Panama SHANGHAI, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar Power, Inc.

2015-03-24 08:22:37

AAQIS HHO Generator Begins On-the-Road Testing TEMPE, Ariz., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, the AAQIS, Inc. subsidiary of Green Planet Group, Inc.

2015-03-24 08:21:27

BorgWarner's Optimized Turbocharging Technology Improves Performance and Fuel Economy for Volvo's New Gasoline Engine Platform AUBURN HILLS, Mich., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BorgWarner's

2015-03-24 08:20:52

OXFORD, England, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- OXIS Energy Ltd's technological expertise will be one of the main components in a collaboration which includes a consortium

2015-03-24 04:22:30

HOUSTON, March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- GDF SUEZ Energy Resources NA, a leader in U.S. retail energy, announced today that it has renewed its multi-year contract to power Citizens Bank Park.

2015-03-23 23:02:22

SunSolar's renewable green energy solar systems are now supported by HERO throughout all of SoCal.

2015-03-23 20:21:12

LONDON, March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Solar PV Balance of System - Global Market Size, Technology Review, Cost Analysis, and Key Country Analysis to 2020Summary"Solar

2015-03-23 20:20:37

Weiss Toyota helps drivers in St. Louis save money at the pump ST. LOUIS, Mar. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Area drivers in St.

2015-03-23 16:33:55

"Clean" Fuels Program Boosts In-State Refiners, but Will Hurt Consumers at the Pump ARLINGTON, Va., March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, American Trucking Associations


Latest Environment Reference Libraries

Ipomopsis polyantha
2014-12-13 15:16:45

Ipomopsis polyantha is a flowering plant species. The species may also be commonly referred to as Pagosa skyrocket and Archuleta County standing-cypress. The plant is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. I. polyantha can be found growing naturally only in the United States, specifically in Colorado. It can be found in one county, Archuleta County. It is found only in Ponderosa pine and oak forests, growing in soil derived from Mancos Shale. As recently as 2011, the plant was listed as...

Ipomopsis aggregata
2014-12-13 14:49:47

Ipomopsis aggregata is a flowering plant species. The plant’s Latin scientific name, “Ipomopsis”, means similar to Ipomoea or Morning Glories, referencing the species similarities. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Scarlet Gilia, Scarlet trumpet and Skyrocket. I. aggregata is indigenous to western North America. It can be found growing from British Columbia all the way south to Mexico. Ipomopsis aggregata is a member of the Polemoniaceae family. Ipomopsis aggregata...

Elingamita
2014-12-13 14:45:59

Elingamita is a genus consisting of one single tree/shrub species. The single species is the Elingamita johnsonii plant. Elingamita is a member of the Myrsinaceae family. Elingamita johnsonii plants can be found growing naturally only on the Three Kings Islands of New Zealand. The plant may grow as a small tree or as a shrub in forest and coastal scrub habitats. Due to the species limited areas of growth the genus is vulnerable to extinction due to fire or unforeseen events. Elingamita...

Laysan Rail, Porzana palmeri
2014-12-09 12:15:35

The Laysan Rail or Laysan Crake (Porzana palmeri) was a flightless bird native to the Northwest Hawaiian Island of Laysan. This small island was, and still is, an important seabird colony, and sustained numerous native species, including the rail. It became extinct because of habitat loss and by domestic rabbits, and eventually, World War II. Its scientific name is in honor of Henry Palmer, who collected in the Hawaiian Islands for Walter Rothschild. It was a rather small bird, measuring...

Hawaiian Rail, Porzana sandwichensis
2014-12-09 12:12:23

The Hawaiian Rail (Porzana sandwichensis), known also as the Hawaiian Crake or the Hawaiian Spotted Rail, was a rather enigmatic species of minuscule rail that resided on Big Island of Hawaii, but is currently extinct. A dark form and a lighter form are known. There is considerable confusion by the existence of two distinct forms. While it can’t be completely excluded that early specimens were collected on another island, only O’ahu and Kaua’I seem plausible given the history of...

More Articles (35050 articles) »
Word of the Day
ethnarch
  • The governor of a province or people.
The word 'ethnarch' comes from a Greek word meaning 'ruler of a tribe or nation'.
Related