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Franchitti heartbroken over retirement

...the one at Houston "was a big one, a significant concussion."He's got a higher risk for future concussions with less energy involved in a crash," Olvey told RACER. "And, as we've seen in pro football, repeated concussions can lead to...
Mining is not a sustainable industry

...and practicing this activity which reduces impacts on our overflowing landfill, minimizes hazardous wastes, and uses less energy than harvesting raw resources. Unfortunately, by its very nature, there is no other "sustainable mining." We are...
Hunters take the high road

...Management Biologist Neil Barten said. The lack of snow in the alpine has left more food sources available, required less energy for deer to survive, and has allowed the population to remain spread out and less competitive. "I would expect that...
Anchorage Museum earns green building certification

...using building materials made with recycled content and choosing native plants for the landscape design. "By using less energy and water, the museum is reducing greenhouse gas emissions and offering a healthier environment for visitors, employees...
Heat and light over incandescent bulb ban

...lots of money. Compact fluorescent bulbs, the most widely available substitute for incandescents, use 75 percent less energy and last up to 10 times longer. Good for the planet, good for the pocketbook. So why are so many people filling their...
Energy savers showcased at fair

...Season Greenhouse. The multicolored lights, Karl explained, provide the same amount of light as the sun, but use much less energy than traditional grow lights.The largest-of-its-kind system is mostly used for growing tomatoes and lettuce...
Sustainable architecture grows in Juneau

...and maintain while a better insulated building consumes less energy, saving money all around. The use of materials with...Energy Star and LEED compliant buildings use significantly less energy than traditionally designed buildings, but they are...
Fort Knox Mine seeking permission to heap leach gold

...dramatic increase in the cost of electricity led the mine to consider the alternate method. Heap leaching would require less energy than mill processing and enable the mine to process ore at about one-third the cost. Two other Alaska mines have...
Timing the migration

...calmer at night, so they spend less energy fighting turbulence. If you're...resistance, which translates into using less energy. For small birds, which are already...They may use up to 40 percent less energy. Migration is the original ultimate...
Con: Should Congress ban old-fashioned light bulbs?

...the consumer's needs. Most of the alternatives use less energy. Some a lot less. However, people prone to seizures...Myth 4: "You'll save money." Most alternatives use less energy, some substantially less, although the bulbs cost more...


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