Tagged: green technology

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Geeks Have Recycled Air Pollution Into AirInk

Carbon is used as a pigment in black ink and is present in abundance in automobile exhaust. At Singapore-based Graviky Labs, the geeks have merged the one with the other via harvesting carbon from vehicles’ tailpipes to make their own eco-friendly AirInk. At present, it is a subject of a...

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All Dutch Trains Run With Wind Power Now

All Dutch trains acquire 100 percent of their power by means of wind energy from Jan. 1, 2017. This decision comes from a 10- year energy deal, as per national railway company NS. At first, a date of 2018 was set by NS and electric company Eneco. Ton Boon, NS...

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The Eco Wave Project – Harnessing Renewable Energy From Waves

Eco Wave Power (EWP) inaugurated its first ever grid-connected wave power station in Gibraltar. This was a big moment for the company with most of its focus on the ammunition jetty of the Gibraltar station. Construction started on the first-phase station at the beginning of the year, with testing taking...

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Ocean Cleanup Project Plans to Clean The World’s Oceans

One of the major effects of environmental pollution and degradation is the fact that our oceans have become much polluted. Marine life and the environment are being adversely affected as a result. One Dutch company is set to change all that with their project called Ocean Cleanup. They plan to...

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5 Must Have Solar Powered Gadgets

It is really a bummer when our gadgets run out of juice and we cannot do the tasks that we normally would. Using the unlimited supply of energy from the Sun, the following gadgets come in really handy. These are not only smart, but also clean. Here is a list...

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Green Technology – Dubai to Build World’s Largest Solar Power Plant

Last week, Dubai Water and Electricity Authority (DEWA) announced building the world’s largest solar power plant comprising of 5 individual facilities. The sheer size of this project can be estimated from the fact that the plant will produce 1000MW of energy by 2020 and when fully complete in 2030, it...

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Green Technology – Promession Is An Eco-Friendly Burial Alternative

There are many ways we can contribute to the green movement.  Fuel-efficient cars, eco-friendly lightbulbs or smart thermostats are just a few things we can do to give back to Mother Earth, but have you ever thought about how to be environmentally friendly once  you die?  Even though it’s a...

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Green Technology – EnGoPLANET Solar Street Lights Powered By The Sun and Your Footsteps

EnGoPLANET, a company which produces street lights powered by kinetic energy of pedestrian footsteps and solar energy, will install the fist solar street lights in Las Vegas, one of the world’s most energy consuming cities. There are more that 300 million street lights around the world, many of them powered...

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Green Gadget – WaterDrop Helps You Save Water

Have you ever considered how much of nature’s resources we waste on a daily basis? The climate change is more about raising awareness and making small changes to our habits rather than taking drastic steps when it comes to an individual. We all know that water resources are going down...

Green Gadget – Seabin Project Sucks The Trash Out Of Ocean 0

Green Gadget – Seabin Project Sucks The Trash Out Of Ocean

Do you know the most pressing issue being faced by oceans? It is the ever-increasing plastic waste that is piling up in world’s oceans and is threatening the marine life and eventually the ecosystem of oceans. There are many big projects working to take care of this plastic waste, however,...

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Green Technology – Ocean Cleanup Project Will Test Trash-Catching Barriers In Dutch Waters

According to an estimate by scientists; there’s about 5 trillion pieces of plastic in the world’s oceans. Talk about damaging the environment, Eco systems and expediting the process of climate change! Anyway, considering the huge amount of trash, you’d expect almost no undertaking about ridding the oceans of trash, right?...

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Green Technology – Researchers Turn Paper Waste Into Non-Toxic Aerogel

A research team from the National University of Singapore’s (NUS) Faculty of Engineering has achieved a world’s first by successfully converting paper waste into green cellulose aerogels that a re non-toxic, ultralight, flexible, extremely strong and water repellent. By this method there will be a reduction of environmental problems.  Paper...

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