Posts tagged: environment

Nano Panels Beam Heat Into Space!

Heat from the sun gets absorbed our atmosphere, and therein lies the basis of global warming, but Stanford scientists have developed a panel that can return heat to space. Is this the basis for future geo-engineering? Courtesy: Tweet

The Path To A Net-Zero Water Building Using Reclamation Strategy Steps

Water harvesting is no different than renewable energy – opportunities abound in buildings to capture a free resource and turn it into an economical solution. The key is to have the right systems in place. But what if the only water you could use had to be collected solely from rainstorms and recycled from your […]

The 21st Century Economy Will Be Urban, High Tech, and Green

In my experience, even very sharp business leaders tend to misunderstand three facts when thinking about climate change. The first is how much action we need to take. We’re used to hearing that we’ll need to reduce our carbon emissions by some percentage. The blunt reality is that to avoid catastrophic climate change, humanity needs […]

Creating an Eco-Friendly Family Home

Let children catch the green-bug good and early. Beginning at home, involve them in tasks such as sorting out the recycling. Talk to them about packaging and the way we can reduce the refuse we create by what we buy. Children are like sponges and they will absorb such things readily – even though they […]

Surprising Industries that are Embracing Green Technologies

Guest Post   Green technology is often seen as one of the leading industries in the future. Many governments are increasing their spending on technology and science sectors that are leading the research into these technologies; while business owners are investing in products that could revolutionise eco-friendly living. This financial input means that green technology […]