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Study Suggests World Could Be 100% Powered By Renewables By 2050

11/25/2015, Companies like Apple have been making steps towards ensuring that their operations are powered by renewable energy, but Apple is just one company. There are millions of companies and billions of people, which means that everyone needs to do their part if...

Smart Sprinkler System Will Help Avoid Wasting Water

11/24/2015, Sprinkler systems that work on a timer/schedule aren’t new. However sometimes such systems aren’t  very smart and could end up wasting water if not checked or managed properly. For example if it just rained an hour ago, does it make sense for your...

Researchers Create An Electronic Circuit Inside A Rose

11/23/2015, The idea of technology being implanted into humans isn’t new. We already have devices like pacemakers, and recently we’ve also started seeing people “hack” themselves by embedding LED lights under their skin. However when it comes to electronics...

Audi Expects 25% Of Their Cars To Be Electric In 10 Years

11/23/2015, It is safe to say that for now, gas-powered cars are still the majority. However with carmakers starting to look towards hybrids and electric vehicles, it is probably inevitable that one day we will see gas-powered cars start to be phased out in favor of...

Apple’s Singapore Operations Will Be 100% Renewable

11/16/2015, Apple’s desire to be as green as possible is no secret. Earlier this year the company revealed that they would be trying to make its product packaging more eco-friendly, and last year the company’s store in Japan featured a “green curtain” that...

Switzerland’s Vertical Forest Will Run On Sustainable Energy

11/12/2015, Malls and apartments due to their dense population take up a lot of energy. This is why over in Switzerland, they are looking to design what they are calling a “vertical forest”. This follows an architectural competition in which Italy’s Stefano...

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Has Impressive Fuel Ratings

11/11/2015, It looks like those of you who would want to distance yourselves from the Volkswagen diesel deception scandal, and yet want a diesel ride, might be able to check out the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado diesel, where its fuel ratings are said to be rather...

Biggest Floating Wind Farm In The World Gets Nod Of Approval

11/02/2015, It is always nice to go green, there are no two ways about that for sure. After all, we are here not to exploit the planet’s resources to a point of exhaustion, leaving nothing for the next generation, but rather, to ensure that there is still a place...

EPA Uncovers Defeat Device In Other VW TDI Engines

11/02/2015, It looks like Volkswagen is about to be mired in even more trouble than ever before, as the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has recently come up with a slew of new allegations against the beleaguered vehicle manufacturer, citing that...

Rent Wind-powered Electric Cars On The Scottish Hebrides Islands

11/01/2015, Over on the Scottish Hebrides Islands, the wind conditions are strong which is why over the course of 12-years, a wind farm was built and developed to take advantage of those conditions and to help provide residents with a form of clean and renewable...

Researchers Developing Roads That Can Charge Electric Vehicles

11/01/2015, The issue with electric cars right now, besides its cost, is the fact that charging stations aren’t as readily available compared to gas stations. This has resulted in what some refer to as range anxiety, which basically means that drivers will be...

Solar-powered Smart Benches Installed At London’s Canary Wharf

10/16/2015, Imagine you’re out and about and your phone is running low on battery. If you’re the type that doesn’t like to bring around battery packs or cases, then chances are you might find yourself with a dead phone pretty soon. However if you’re in...

Tesla’s Batteries Will Soon Power Office Buildings In California

10/12/2015, Tesla is a company known for making electric cars, although recently we’ve seen the company start to expand their efforts and bring their technology into the home with devices like the Powerwall, a huge battery which can basically can store energy...