Green technology is here to stay. What once sounded like a buzzword has become the way the world’s leading corporations are looking at both financial and environmental sustainability. Thanks to the innovation-driven world of green tech, a lot industries that have been traditionally unfriendly to the environment are starting to clean up. Here are a […]
If you love shopping, then you must be aware of how the products you buy affect the planet through the course of their life-cycle. There are many things you as a consumer can do in order to make the world a cleaner place. With a bit of planning, willingness and creativity we can conserve our planet and make this world a clean planet and gift it to our next generation.
Technological trends are going leaps and bounds nowadays. Robots are now moving out of the factory and are invading all aspects of life. Gone are the days when Asimo was the most advanced humanoid robot. Now, development in robotics with sophisticated software can uncannily resemble human beings like Japan’s Actroid-F and Denmark’s Geminoid-DK. It sounds cool and presents a promising future. However, coupled with how people and countries use the already limited natural resources, it shows you a very bleak future.
Green startups are important in improving the economic viability of a community and to generate new markets and ideas in green tech. But green startups, like any business, take a lot of money to get off the ground. Where should an aspiring entrepreneur look to gain funding, outside of their own checkbooks (and those of their families)? There are more options than you might initially realize- here are 5 to get you started.
Environmentalist Candidate for Chicago Water Reclamation District Commissioner, Adam Miguest, Sues Rival for Allegedly Trying to Keep Him off the Ballot Unconstitutionally
Adam Miguest, a Democratic environmentalist candidate for Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago commissioner, and endorsed by U.S Green Technology, has filed a lawsuit against rival candidate Josina Morita, her Friends of Morita campaign committee and Mecole Castillo; he claims that these individuals tried to deny him ballot access in an unconstitutional attempt to control the outcome of the race.
As environmental issues from current industrial and technological revolutions still form a bulk of global issues and concerns, a stronger call for certain development to be greener and more sustainable is being made. This phenomenon cannot be observed more than in urban spaces where the presence of any natural form of the environment has taken a step back to provide space for roads, trains, buildings and malls. To address such concerns, greener designs are being developed and in fact, have been the trends for new developmental progresses. One of these is green sustainable architecture, which paves the way for green designs and green buildings that are less harmful to both the human and environmental health. You might take green architecture to be just that: the general idea that it provides greener infrastructure or home designs. But unknown to most is the intricate genius behind this growing practice that is not only revolutionary, but at the same time environmental-friendly. Here are five lesser known facts that make sustainable green buildings possible.
It seems like everyone is looking to squeeze more money out of their monthly budget. Some expenses, such as gas for your car, are unavoidable, but what if you could save money there? A few small changes to your driving habits can improve your efficiency to save money and the environment. Check out these seven ways to improve your car’s fuel efficiency.