Extreme weather events on the rise, says climate group

Climate change is loading the dice in favor of extreme weather events like Huricane Irene, a new report suggests.

Hurricane Irene didn’t kill wave energy

With all the damage and destruction wrought by Hurricane Irene recently, one can't help but wonder from a green technology perspective how all of those clean energy installations in the storm’s wake fared.

How Irene was a weak hurricane but a social media superstorm

Many people called Hurricane Irene a disappointment, many called it historic, and many more called it a dodged bullet, but the indisputable fact is that many people talked about it.