Series http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22644/all en The Earth Project: Extreme Makeover Coal Edition http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5714580 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Can a dirty fuel lead the way to a greener future?</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lucija Stojevic </div> </div> </div> <p>A research center in Spain is perfecting technology to strip CO2 from powerplant emissions and store it deep underground.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1280" height="720" title="Can a dirty fuel lead the way to a greener future?" alt="The Earth Project: Extreme Makeover Coal Edition" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/18a834a744fea-original_1.jpg?1343847842" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:06 06:30</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("18a834a744fea", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Series Spain Video Mon, 06 Aug 2012 10:30:00 +0000 Lucija Stojevic 5714580 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Space Pace http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5715698 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Travel from New York to Los Angeles in 45 minutes. </p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> John Dickie </div> </div> </div> <p>An international consortium of scientists and investors hope to bring space travel down to earth.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1280" height="720" title="An international consortium of scientists and investors hope to bring space travel down to earth." alt="Accelerate: Space Pace" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/bd9e9a1d7c53f-original_0.jpg?1345496222" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:10 13:45</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("bd9e9a1d7c53f", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Bombardier Series United States Video Fri, 10 Aug 2012 17:45:00 +0000 John Dickie 5715698 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Desert Oasis http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5715751 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Activists bring renewable energy to remote Palestinian villages</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Harvey Stein </div> </div> </div> <p>A project called Community, Energy, and Technology in the Middle East has built solar panels and wind turbines for isolated West Bank settlements, providing electricity to some 2,000 Palestinians.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/a173debeee3ee-original.jpg?1344644462" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:13 06:30</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("a173debeee3ee", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Series Israel and Palestine Video Mon, 13 Aug 2012 10:30:00 +0000 Harvey Stein 5715751 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Four sheets to the wind http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5716290 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Massive, high-tech sails for energy efficient cargo ships</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Condon </div> </div> </div> <p>Japanese scientists say it&#39;s only a matter of time before all cargo vessels start using sails again.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="Accelerate: Four sheets to the wind" alt="Accelerate: Four sheets to the wind" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/a6036e4ebe575-original.jpg?1345155303" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:20 06:01</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("a6036e4ebe575", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Bombardier Series Japan Video Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:01:00 +0000 Michael Condon 5716290 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: High Water http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5716331 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>The world’s largest hydroelectric plant</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Paul Byrne </div> </div> </div> <p>Itaipu dam powers all of Paraguay and 20 percent of Brazil.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" alt="" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/05e9a6e4cb9b7-original_0.jpg?1345169582" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:20 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("05e9a6e4cb9b7", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Series Brazil Video Mon, 20 Aug 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Paul Byrne 5716331 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Smooth Sailing http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5716742 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p> The world's biggest solar-powered ship circumnavigates the globe.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeffrey Barbee </div> </div> </div> <p>The ship is called the Turanor, a word meaning &quot;power of the sun&quot; as derived from J.R.R. Tolkien&#39;s Lord of the Rings saga.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="866" height="487" title=" The world&#039;s biggest solar-powered ship circumnavigates the globe." alt="Accelerate: Smooth Sailing" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/ab24298ed8f83-original_0.jpg?1345577673" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:27 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("ab24298ed8f83", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Bombardier Series Europe Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Jeffrey Barbee 5716742 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Green Breeze http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5716809 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>The world’s largest battery system to store wind power prepares to go online.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sonia Narang </div> </div> </div> <p>Xtreme Power is installing nearly 29,000 batteries at the Notrees Wind Farm in Texas to store power when the wind blows and deliver it when it slows.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="The world’s largest battery system to store wind power prepares to go online." alt="The Earth Project: Green Breeze" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/a9cde9bb7e0c5-original_1.jpg?1345644812" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:08:27 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("a9cde9bb7e0c5", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Series United States Video Mon, 27 Aug 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Sonia Narang 5716809 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Mining the Mist http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5717050 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Collecting water from Lima’s dense fog</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oscar Durand and Elie Gardner </div> </div> </div> <p>Lima&rsquo;s seasonal fog could be a sustainable source of water for the world&#39;s second largest desert city, particularly as climate change is expected to lead to water shortages.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="Collecting water from Lima’s dense fog" alt="The Earth Project: Mining the Mist" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/19664c26b4912-original.jpg?1345817589" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:09:10 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("19664c26b4912", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Peru Series Video Mon, 10 Sep 2012 10:15:09 +0000 Oscar Durand and Elie Gardner 5717050 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Green Streets http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5717857 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Toyota perfects a hydrogen fuel cell-powered car to debut in 2015.</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael Condon </div> </div> </div> <p>Japanese manufacturer Toyota says zero emission vehicles must be one among many environmentally friendly options for consumers.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="Toyota perfects a hydrogen fuel cell-powered car to debut in 2015." alt="Accelerate: Green Streets" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/d0034b4ff0690-original.jpg?1346422782" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:09:03 06:15</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("d0034b4ff0690", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Bombardier Series Japan Video Mon, 03 Sep 2012 10:15:00 +0000 Michael Condon 5717857 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Mining the Mist http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/22644/120910/the-earth-project-mining-the-mist <p><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(250, 250, 250); ">Lima&rsquo;s seasonal fog could be a sustainable source of water for the world&#39;s second largest desert city, particularly as climate change is expected to lead to water shortages.</span></p> Peru Series Video Mon, 10 Sep 2012 10:49:03 +0000 Oscar Durand and Elie Gardner 5718700 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Electric safari http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5718939 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>Land Rover designs a better, greener wildlife-viewing vehicle</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeffrey Barbee </div> </div> </div> <p>Quiet, clean, and powerful enough to escape a charging elephant, Land Rover is set to release the next generation in safari vehicles.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="Land Rover designs a better, greener wildlife-viewing vehicle" alt="Accelerate: Electric Safari" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/e0a8adc42fd83-original.jpg?1347397089" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:09:11 16:58</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("e0a8adc42fd83", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Bombardier Series Tue, 11 Sep 2012 20:58:00 +0000 Jeffrey Barbee 5718939 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Power from a stone http://www.globalpost.com/internal/video/5719114 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subhead"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <!--paging_filter--><p>California energy company Calpine refines geothermal technology</p> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-label">Byline:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gabe Silverman </div> </div> </div> <p>At the world&#39;s largest electricity-producing geothermal field, a California company is developing a process to produce power from hot rocks without water.</p> <div class="field field-type-content-taxonomy field-field-copyright"> <div class="field-label">Copyright/Source:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> GlobalPost </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-filefield field-field-lead-image"> <div class="field-label">Still Frame:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_lead_image" width="1920" height="1080" title="California energy company Calpine refines geothermal technology" alt="The Earth Project: Power from a stone" src="http://www.globalpost.com/sites/default/files/twistage_stills/e573579e4929d-original.jpg?1347483572" /> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-datestamp field-field-publish-date"> <div class="field-label">Publish Date:&nbsp;</div> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">2012:09:19 11:21</span> </div> </div> </div> <div class="vid-wrapper"> <script type="text/javascript"> //not in site and viewNode("e573579e4929d", {player_profile:"_gp3_full", server_detection:true}); </script> </div> Earth Project Series Wed, 19 Sep 2012 15:21:07 +0000 Gabe Silverman 5719114 at http://www.globalpost.com Accelerate: Electric safari http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/22644/120914/accelerate-electric-safari <p><span style="font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 15px; background-color: rgb(250, 250, 250); ">Quiet, clean, and powerful enough to escape a charging elephant, Land Rover is set to release the next generation in safari vehicles.</span></p> Series Video Fri, 14 Sep 2012 10:35:00 +0000 Jeffrey Barbee 5719301 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Power from a stone http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/22644/120917/the-earth-project-power-stone <p>At the world&#39;s largest electricity-producing geothermal field, California energy company Calpine is developing a process to produce power from hot rocks without water.</p> Earth Project Series Mon, 17 Sep 2012 10:43:39 +0000 Gabe Silverman 5719531 at http://www.globalpost.com The Earth Project: Power from a stone http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/taxonomy/term/22644/120917/the-earth-project-power-stone-0 <p>At the world&#39;s largest electricity-producing geothermal field, California energy company Calpine is developing a process to produce power from hot rocks without water.</p> Series Energy Mon, 17 Sep 2012 10:44:00 +0000 Gabe Silverman 5719532 at http://www.globalpost.com