Het Scheepvaartmuseum: Amsterdam’s Modern Maritime Museum is a Restoration Revival

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Ferrari Goes Green With a Geothermal-Powered Museum in Modena, Italy

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Pedal-Powered GiraDora Washer Needs No Electricity and Costs Only $40

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In developing countries that lack electricity or the funds to buy expensive machines, taking care of laundry the old-fashioned way requires an enormous amount of time and effort.  That’s why Alex Cabunoc and Ji A You created the GiraDora – a combination washer and spin-dryer that is powered by a foot pedal.  At only $40, this ingenious contraption is an inexpensive way to help break the cycle of poverty in many disadvantaged communities. Read the rest of Pedal-Powered GiraDora Washer Needs No Electricity and Costs Only $40 Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: alex cabunoc , Clothes , dell social innovation challenge , developing countries , dryer , Electricity , ergonomic , gira dora , India , international design excellence awards , ji a you , peru , Poverty , south america , washing machine , water issues

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MDR Architectes Complete Strikingly ‘Green’ Gymnase Clapiers In Montpelier, France

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Japans New Green Party Pushes for a Nuclear Free Nation

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Japan’s political system may see a shakeup with a newly revived Greens Japan Party ready to field anti-nuclear candidates. Vowing to put the environment first, the new collation, of mostly regional politicians and activists, aim to turn anti-nuclear protests into a real political force. However, they have a huge uphill battle as both major parties support nuclear power — even after the corruption and extraordinary devastation resulting from the  Fukushima meltdown . Read the rest of Japans New Green Party Pushes for a Nuclear Free Nation Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Fukushima , Green political party , Japan clean energy , Japan Green Party , japan nuclear power

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Charge Your Electronics With a Solar ReadySet and Help Power the Developing World

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The ReadySet is a versatile renewable energy charger that can power any gadget that plugs into a standard vehicle or usb port. The ReadySet ’s intelligent battery means that it can be charged from a variety of sources including solar panels , bicycle generators, micro-wind turbines, and much, much, more. The Kickstarter project by Fenix International reached its $20,000 goal in one day, and by purchasing a ReadySet Solar Kit you will help expand Fenix International’s office to Rwanda and support their mission to deliver power to the 1.5 billion people who live without electricity. See a video on how ReadySet created a phone charging business in Africa after the jump. Read the rest of Charge Your Electronics With a Solar ReadySet and Help Power the Developing World Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “solar energy” , bike power , Electric Charger , Entrepreneurial , Fenix International , inhabitat , kickstarter , Power Developing World , renewable energy , renewable energy toy , Solar Power , solar-powered , Uganda

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Gergo Kassai’s Ultra-Thin OLED Motion Lamp Bends To Your Will

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Designed by Gerg? Kassai , the Motion Lamp is a low-energy, lightweight OLED lamp that can be customized to suit your needs at any given moment. Thanks to its flexible light source, it can be twisted and turned in all directions to dynamically change the atmosphere in your workspace. Read the rest of Gergo Kassai’s Ultra-Thin OLED Motion Lamp Bends To Your Will Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “lighting design” , Flexible OLEDs , Gerg? Kassai , green design , Hungary , interactive technology , light weight gadgets , motion lamp , OLED lights , silicone , table lamp

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Beyond Meat: Meatless Chicken So Real It’s Shocking

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Imagine the future: flying cars, tele-transportation and meatless chicken so good that you can’t tell the difference. Well, part of that future is here today. Beyond Meat , a developer of plant protein products, has created a meat-free chicken so real that even the pickiest palette can’t tell the difference. Read the rest of Beyond Meat: Meatless Chicken So Real It’s Shocking Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Beyond Meat , fake chicken , fake meat , green food , meat alternatives , meatless chicken , meatless meat , meatless mondays , soy chicken , soy meat , sustainable food

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Radio Nacional de Espana’s New Headquarters Features a Smart Facade That Cuts Emissions by 50%

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Gigantic Energy-Generating Waterfall Skyscraper Could Power the 2016 Rio Olympics

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