There is an argument brewing among renewable energy advocates that question whether Renewable Energy Credits (RECs) are a greenwashing scam or a sustainable savior. At first, many believe the argument is political, showing yet another divide among left and right wing beliefs, however that is not necessarily the case. In fact, recent criticism has come […]
The idea of clean coal is one of the most flagrant and offensive examples of greenwashing seen yet. The American Coalition for Clean Coal Technology is by far the most prominent offender. This article at Inhabitat outlines the true cleanliness of coal. By the Coalition’s definition “clean coal” actually means Clean coal technology: Any technology […]
Chevron advertisement that reads “I will leave the car at home more” and on the side it says “Human Energy.” Picture taken in San Francisco in February, 2009.