Tag: Winter - Page 6

  • Ktrak: Putting the Mountain in Bike

    September 14, 9:22 AM by Warren McLaren in Bikes

    Snow is probably not the first thing on many readers minds right now (though way down here, some is forecast for the mountains this weekend). But no matter. For the makers of the Ktrak say this rear track drive bicycle is equally at home in sand, as

  • Europe's Warmest Winter in 700 Years

    June 22, 12:07 PM by Jeremy Elton Jacquot in Clean Technology

    According to an article recently published in Geophysical Research Letters, the last fall/winter season was Europe's warmest in 700 years. In fact, the last time Europeans witnessed such unusually high temperatures was in 1289.

  • Survey: Winter Sports

    January 26, 12:00 PM by Lloyd Alter in Culture

    A Salon article says: "Recently, the ski industry has gotten fired up about global warming. But as resorts continue to carve new runs through the forests, the industry's green image is looking like a snow job." It then looks at even the greenest of the

  • Winterize Your Home with Energy Star @ Home

    November 9, 8:29 AM by Collin Dunn in Culture

    Earlier this year, when air conditioners dominated interior climate control, we introduced the Energy Star @ home interactive tool to help increase the energy efficiency and reduce the energy costs in your home. Now that radiators, heaters and