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Recycling, waste and profit

Recycling, waste and profit

Posted Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:30:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

Why not recycle in the same way as many motor manufacturers already do? We apparently have yet another dumping problem, highly illegal and causing health and safety problems in many countries. All because we are so greedy for the latest phone or tablet!

Recycling, waste and profit

The business of applying energy to water needs

The business of applying energy to water needs

Posted Sat, 14 Sep 2013 12:55:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

MIT have some well-developed technology for places where water is hard to supply. Maybe they should now try to solve the problem of drought, too.

The business of applying energy to water needs

The BMW i3 - Busy Mit Watts

The BMW i3 - Busy Mit Watts

Posted Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:05:38 GMT by Dave Armstrong

BMW have made small and large, fast and almost slow, but they have rarely been associated with 'green'. Now however, they have unveiled the new BMW i3 Coupe.

The BMW i3 - Busy Mit Watts

European Emissions

European Emissions

Posted Fri, 31 May 2013 08:37:59 GMT by Paul Robinson

The future of the planet depends on dropping fossil fuel. Are we in a position to make profits from the innovation needed for all those renewable energy technologies?

European Emissions

Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash

Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash

Posted Mon, 13 May 2013 11:26:48 GMT by Natalie Hummel

The examples of how industry can recycle waste stretch back through history, but now it’s urgent as resources are slim and profits sometimes slimmer. Some recent examples put into focus how waste becomes extra revenue and also how pollution is negated.

Public/Private by product networks help businesses turn waste into cash

Pretty bubbles of disaster

Pretty bubbles of disaster

Posted Sun, 21 Apr 2013 15:30:04 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Will the financial world let us down again, or could a switch to low carbon economies be encouraged by their actions?

Pretty bubbles of disaster

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Posted Fri, 19 Oct 2012 08:14:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

The UK is about to set up world's first institution to finance green infrastructure.

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Posted Wed, 26 Sep 2012 10:39:48 GMT by Julian Jackson

New report shows there are real green shoots for battered economy amongst the gloom.

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Posted Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:07:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

Two of the world's leading solar manufacturers are collaborating with Australian university researchers to find ways of making silicon solar cells more efficient.

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

Posted Tue, 04 Sep 2012 17:27:50 GMT by Adrian Bishop

A new company has unveiled a revolutionary tracking system using mobile robots to increase efficiency at solar power plants and cut costs.

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

Posted Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:12:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

First greenhouse Combined Heat and Power (CHP) project with Carbon Dioxide fertilisation is unveiled in America.

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

Posted Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:55:07 GMT by Linden Volsun

Transportation giant FedEx has done so well at reaching initial carbon emission targets that it has increased them by half again to 30% savings over the 15 years to 2020.

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

America is full of Wind (power)

America is full of Wind (power)

Posted Fri, 17 Aug 2012 18:32:24 GMT by Dave Armstrong

New study outlines 2011 growth in the U.S. wind industry. Now only behind China in wind farm energy generation, some U.S. states have farmed the power bonus from this renewable energy source.

America is full of Wind (power)

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Posted Mon, 06 Aug 2012 08:16:47 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Top fund management company Octopus Investments says the 5p Kilowatt hour reduction in solar feed-in tariffs still makes it worthwhile to invest in solar energy schemes.

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Posted Thu, 02 Aug 2012 10:42:59 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Facebook transparency about energy use welcomed. Popular social media site Facebook is aiming to boost renewable and clean energy use to a quarter of its total by 2015 - up 2% on 2011 figures.

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

Posted Wed, 18 Jul 2012 13:56:28 GMT by Alex Simmonds

After leaving EPEAT, Apple had a change of heart last week. Whether an environmental decision or the fact that when they left the EPEAT program Apple computers became ineligible for purchase by the US Federal government, consumers prefer Apple to be green.

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

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Posted Fri, 04 Jul 2014 08:19:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Tea Team Produces Results

Posted Fri, 20 Jun 2014 07:57:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Solar electricity comes to your home-free!

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The last of the Indonesian forest?

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Recycling, waste and profit

Posted Mon, 16 Dec 2013 16:30:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

The business of applying energy to water needs

Posted Sat, 14 Sep 2013 12:55:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

The BMW i3 - Busy Mit Watts

Posted Mon, 29 Jul 2013 10:05:38 GMT by Dave Armstrong

European Emissions

Posted Fri, 31 May 2013 08:37:59 GMT by Paul Robinson

You can put Old Wine in New Bottles

Posted Tue, 16 Nov 2010 17:50:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

Pratt & Whitney pleased with PurePower PW1524G engine tests

Posted Sat, 26 Feb 2011 20:02:01 GMT by John Dean

Coca Cola reduce power consumption in vending machines due to Earthquake

Posted Tue, 01 Nov 2011 16:07:00 GMT by James Mathews

Green Google tops Cool IT Leaderboard

Posted Wed, 08 Feb 2012 14:27:06 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Rio+20 - Success or Failure

Posted Mon, 02 Jul 2012 09:47:09 GMT by Michael Evans

Chinese electric vehicle company BYD sets up joint venture in Hong Kong

Posted Thu, 14 Jul 2011 00:33:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

New hybrid power for giants of the bus world

Posted Mon, 03 Oct 2011 16:30:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Biggest carbon footprint for Brazilian beef

Posted Sun, 06 Mar 2011 10:41:00 GMT by Laura Goodall

Facebook and Greenpeace firm friends in promoting clean energy

Posted Fri, 16 Dec 2011 20:51:00 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Investment in high-speed rail makes environmental, as well as economic, sense

Posted Tue, 14 Dec 2010 18:03:01 GMT by David Hewitt