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Buildings Built to Perform

Check out the most recent issue of Green & Healthy Maine Magazine online here. Yours truly contributed a few articles that you might find interesting. … 27 more words

Sustainability - Old School And New Tech.

The Urgency of Unfinished Business

­­­­The following is an edited version of a speech Carlton Rose, president of UPS Global Fleet Maintenance & Engineering, gave May 2 at the Advanced Clean Transportation (ACT) Expo in Long Beach, California. 865 more words

Emerging Technology

They Made a Generator that is Powered with Urine

A group of young engineers and scientists in Lagos recently made a generator that produces cheap and sustainable electric power without releasing any obnoxious substances to the environment. 535 more words

Technology

Power Up with Pee: New Fuel Cell Could Generate Cheap Electricity

I don’t have to tell you that I think this is a GENIUS idea. Urine contains acid ( s ) after all, & batteries use acid as a method of generating electricity. 121 more words

Harnessing the money in wind power

Source: BBC

It’s a sight that tends to draw mixed responses. For some people, a rugged, windswept farmland scattered with scores of giant wind turbines is beautiful, futuristic spectacle. 118 more words

The Muslim Times

BYD -disrupting the markets for lithium and cobalt

A few weeks ago, during the hype of hundreds of thousands of Tesla Model 3 pre-orders, I saw a report on BYD (“Build Your Dream”), a Chinese car and battery manufacturer. 210 more words

Kitco News

Chernobyl and Nuclear Power: 30 Years of Fallout

’30 years ago today, a botched safety test led to the world’s worst nuclear disaster at Chernobyl in eastern Ukraine. France, with its 58 nuclear reactors, is particularly sensitive to this story. 760 more words

Current Affairs