Posts tagged: Toronto

The Plan to Store Wind Energy In Giant Underwater Air Bubbles

By Sarah Zhang Weather is annoyingly fickle, and so is the wind. If massive offshore wind farms are going to become reality, we need better ways to store the extra energy from windy days for the windless ones. One a bizarre-sounding idea floating around: giant balloons of compressed air stored deep underwater. Like many good […]

Steam Whistle Brewing — Combination Of Classic Cars and Green Energy

Steam Whistle Brewing — Combination Of Classic Cars and Green Energy (via Clean Technica) Originally published on Gas2.By Zachary Coffey What do Canadian craft brews, classic American cars, and green energy have in common? Steam Whistle Brewing, a Toronto, Canada-based craft brewery that is an exemplary model of the green revolution infiltrating… Tweet

Los Angeles LED Streetlights Branded a Success – Environmentally, Financially and Aesthetically

It is just over four years since Los Angeles city authorities took the brave step to replace all of the existing streetlights with LED technology. This was a part of a long-term objective of the city to dramatically reduce the energy consumption of the city streets which would render far-reaching benefits. At first the costly […]

Green Energy: How to Save Even More on Energy Bills

Guest Post Energy is not only required to maintain schools, hospitals and businesses running, but it is also needed to heat up homes and for efficient transportation of goods and services. Energy plays a significant role in the overall economy. With the ever increasing demand of energy, how can you save more on your energy […]

Stained Glass That Doubles As A Solar Power Source

Artist Sarah Hall’s collection of glass facades are beautiful and good for the environment! A cathedral in Saskatoon, Saskatechewan recently installed stained glass windows embedded with solar panels that will connect to the local electrical grid. “Lux Gloria” is one of several large-scale glass installations created by Toronto-based artist Sarah Hall. The collection is designed […]