The 50 Schools in America With the Most Toxic Air

Which public schools in America were found to have the most toxic air flowing through their hallways? The following visual maps out the schools across the U.S. that were found to have the highest toxic hazard concentrations. You may be surprised by the high levels of toxic air in some of our public schools.

30 Solar Energy Facts That Prove Solar Power is the Way

There are many benefits to solar energy, and today, the solar energy industry is more powerful than ever. Over the past several decades, there has been much debate and development within the industry, but there are also many solar energy facts that may surprise you. In the following infographic, discover 30 solar energy facts that prove solar power is the way.

Types of Energy Ranked by Cost Per Megawatt Hour

As prices continuously rise and the planet edges closer to the brink of calamity, many people are wondering what the cheapest energy for the home is. The share of renewables in global energy generation reached nearly 28% in 2020 and is projected to approach 49% by 2050, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Fortunately, the cost of renewable energy has been steadily declining.

7 Sustainable Ideas for Eco-Entrepreneurs to Know About

In the past, people used to be proud of their individual contributions and what they could offer society. They wanted to make a difference in whatever way they could. These days, however, there isn’t always an opportunity for each person to do something significant as a lot of people feel like they’re just along for the ride.

The 20 Largest Solar Power Plants in the World

Here is a circular bar graph that represents the largest solar power plants around the globe. 7 out of the top 20 largest plants (including the worlds largest) are located in India. Solar power is the fastest growing green energy worldwide and these power plants are just the beginning of what the future might hold.

Top 30 Universities That Use the Most Green Energy

Cambridge International’s first ever Global Perspectives survey discovered that many youths are concerned about the future of the planet. Additionally, the NextGen Climate Survey by Blue Shield of California found that 83% of Gen Z youth are concerned about the health of the planet. So it’s no wonder that seeking out the most eco-friendly college campuses is a priority for many high school graduates. This infographic can help students choose the top green colleges in the U.S.

What Could Be in Floodwaters?

Floodwaters have some of the worst water quality ratings, carrying a toxic soup of contaminants. Across Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee, and Georgia, the threat of flooding makes it essential for your safety to understand what could be in your floodwaters. Below, the team at AFS breaks down the most common floodwater contaminants, their health consequences, and what you can do to stay safe during a flood.