The Evolution of Energy

Green evolution diagram

Let’s travel back to the 17th century, right before the Industrial Revolution. It’s a bit cold out, so you bundled up in heavy layers and lit a fire. The mill where you work is powered by a water wheel. Once the grain is milled, you take it to various distributors with your horse and wagon. […]

Biofuels- the Energy of Tomorrow

A farm with a gas cannister in the foreground.

Ethanol. Olive oil. Biodiesel. Manure. None of these items seem to have much in common- but actually, they’re all biofuels. Biofuels are exactly what they sound like: fuels created from biological compounds and other natural products. While they serve a variety of purposes, the biggest focus is using it for transportation and vehicles. You’ve no […]