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The Andes House, a design studio from Chile, designed this simple workspace as part of an exercise exploring the strengthening of hard board and dual applications for furniture and interior architecture. 34 more words

Design

Reviewing India's National Mission on Electric Vehicles

In 2010, the Ministry of New and Renewable Energy proposed a 20% subsidy for electric vehicles through a scheme called the Alternate Fuels for Surface Transportation Programme. 54 more words

Policy

Opaqueness of Environmental Information in India

The poor record of public and private sector industries across sectors to submit the mandatory environmental information on an annual basis reveals the shortcomings of the existing environmental regulatory process. 51 more words

Policy

The global impact of air conditioning: big and getting bigger

Globally, 2016 is poised to be another record-breaking year for average temperatures. This means more air conditioning. Much more.

A paper published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science (PNAS) examines the enormous global potential for air conditioning. 156 more words

Policy

NPD Poem of the Day - Flow, by Alison Williams

A poem from Alison Williams:

Flow

my world is fluid

in a constant

state of flux

I am an ocean

who once spoke… 92 more words

Poems

National Poetry Day Poem of the Day - Thank You World

A Message Poem of the Day from Sandi Leibowitz:

Thank You, World

Thank you, Sky, for wind and cloud,

breezes quiet, thunder loud. 91 more words

Poetry

Solar panels study reveals impact on Earth

Researchers have produced the first detailed study of the impact of solar parks on the environment, opening the door to smarter forms of farming and better land management. 125 more words

Policy