Top Stories

Oxygen Helped Mammals Grow, Study Finds
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - Associated Press

Mammals, once tiny creatures scampering on the forest floor, grew larger as the amount of oxygen in the air increased over millions of years, a new study says.

Plastics Seminar Fueled by 'Ecomagination'
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

GE Plastics, a subsidiary of General Electric, sponsored the New York City Innovation seminar last week, with a strong environmental component comprising part of the program.

Researchers Launch Biggest Study of U.S. Children
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - Maggie Fox, Reuters

Researchers hoping to determine the causes of many common diseases like autism and diabetes will follow 100,000 U.S. children from birth through adulthood in the largest ever study of its kind.

Official Report Slams Canada Over Environment
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - David Ljunggren, Reuters

Canadians are being forced to drink unsafe water, fish stocks are endangered and national parks are under threat because Ottawa is doing a very poor job of protecting the environment, according to an official report issued Thursday.

House Set To Act on Overhaul of Endangered Species Act
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - Erica Werner, Associated Press

The nation's most prominent and contentious environmental law, the 1973 Endangered Species Act, could be in line for a major overhaul that would limit habitat protections while giving new rights to property owners.

ENN Weekly: September 26th - 30th
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - the Editors, ENN

ENN's editors summarize the most compelling environmental and sustainable economy stories of the week. In the news September 26th - 30th: China's tiger trade, a wide-scale children's health study, Arctic ice on the decline, and a Sky Tour to go.

House "Guts" Endangered Species Act: Defenders of Wildlife
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - Paul Geary, ENN

Congress "dealt a deadly blow" to the protections provided by the Endangered Species Act, according to the environmentalist group Defenders of Wildlife.

Demonstration Launched for Diesel Locomotive Catalyst System in Boston Commuter Trains
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM -

Environmental Solutions Worldwide, Inc. announced today that it has received its first purchase order to supply it's diesel oxidation catalyst to the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) for demonstration in a diesel powered commuter rail locomotive.

Oxygen Chooses Valence Technology Batteries to Power Electric Scooters
September 30, 2005 12:00 AM - ENN

Oxygen S.p.A., a provider of electric transporters, has chosen Saphion(R) lithium-ion battery systems from Valence Technology, Inc. to power two models of electric scooters.

Dutch Solar Car Wins Australian Outback Race
September 29, 2005 12:00 AM - Reuters

Dutch team Nuon won the eighth World Solar Challenge on Wednesday, piloting their bug-shaped car in record time across the vast, inhospitable Australian outback.

First | Previous | 1939 | 1940 | 1941 | 1942 | 1943 | Next | Last