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Chatrium Hotels & Residences Move Towards Low-carbon Society

February 2015, Bangkok: Chatrium Hotels & Residences recently joined a Low-carbon initiative, “Bike & Buddy”, organized by Thai Hotels Association and Green Leaf Foundation to promote the benefits of a low carbon society at Vachirabenjatas Park. 170 more words

Chatrium

Carbon Negative Masonry Block

Leading masonry products manufacturer, Lignacite, has launched the world’s first carbon negative building block. Named ‘The Carbon Buster’, the new building block from… 593 more words

Construction

Santosh Kulkarni reblogged this on The basics re-told and commented:

And I always thought that AAC blocks are the final...now learn about the " Carbon Negative masonry block "

Battery-powered train brings low-carbon commuting to UK

The first battery-powered passenger train to run on Britain’s tracks in over 50 years completes a five-week trial in a bid to prove the viability of more eco-friendly alternatives to diesel-powered locomotives. 8 more words

Science

The Greenest Buildings in the World? - the Living Building Challenge

George Monbiot, via his book ‘Heat’, first introduced me to the absolute truth that:

Efficiency just means you can do more with less, which equals growth… 694 more words

Energy Efficiency

University of Oxford cycle training through the Broken Spoke

Low Carbon Oxford is all about networking and promoting the steps and activities that our Pathfinder organisations are undertaking to reduce their carbon emissions; and nothing do we like more than promoting a really nice initiative, especially when it involves a Low Carbon Oxford Pathfinder collaborating with a small local enterprise (and this is just the case!). 1,080 more words

News

Why Silicon Spires?

Oxfordshire is well positioned to become a low carbon economy leader. National data show that our low carbon sectors already generate £1.15 billion/year in sales and employ 8,800 people: 7% of Oxfordshire’s economy. 132 more words

ECI

Low Carbon footprint coffee, why it matters

You’ve probably heard about low carbon this and that in the media, through advertising and such and it sounds like a good thing for the earth and basically for everyone. 526 more words

Sacred Grounds Organic