Beat the Blues: 7 Ways to Boost Your Home & Mood Naturally

November 9, 2017 by  
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With daylight saving time trailing freshly behind us, shorter days … The post Beat the Blues: 7 Ways to Boost Your Home & Mood Naturally appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Honeycomb ‘Wind Lens’ Turbines Could Boost Energy Generation 3X

April 2, 2014 by  
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Forget about traditional tri-blade wind turbines — the ultra-efficient turbine of the future might look completely different if Kyushu University professor Yuji Ohya has anything to say about it. Ohya and his team recently unveiled the Wind Lens, a honeycomb-like structure that purportedly triples the amount of wind energy that can be produced by offshore turbines. Read the rest of Honeycomb ‘Wind Lens’ Turbines Could Boost Energy Generation 3X Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “wind power” , green design , kyushu university , wind energy , wind lens turbine , yokohama        

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Shipping Container Crowds a Tiny Room to Critique the Industrial Age

April 2, 2014 by  
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Artist Jorge Macchi criticizes global trade and industrialism with this intriguing shipping container art installation. Previously on display at Mamba in Buenos Aires, the ‘Container’ is placed diagonally across an interior space. But the container is too big for the room, which feels claustrophobic as a result. Wedged precariously between the floor, ceiling, and walls, the installation creates a sense of unease in visitors. While perhaps better used in its original form, the repurposed structure brings up interesting questions about the state of our planet. + Jorge Macchi Image via Jorge Macchi Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Buenos Aires , container , eco-art , global trade , green art , industrial design , jorge macchi , Recycled Materials , reuse , shipping container , sustainable art        

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How to Capture Meaningful Climate Data to Boost Building Performance

March 1, 2012 by  
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An understanding of climate is essential to the successful design of comfortable buildings. But gaining that understanding is tough. Here's a drill-down look at two ways to translate climate data into meaningful information.

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Carbon Trust’s ‘Empower’ Tool to Boost Employees’ Green Engagement

January 5, 2012 by  
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Free tool boosts employee awareness of potential energy savings.

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10 Ways to Boost You Building’s Energy Efficiency in 2012

December 28, 2011 by  
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Has your building become fat and lazy? Here are retrofit tips on how to turn that energy hog into an efficient, high-performer.

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10 Ways to Boost Your Building’s Energy Efficiency in 2012

December 28, 2011 by  
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Has your building become fat and lazy? Here are retrofit tips on how to turn that energy hog into an efficient, high-performer.

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JCI Unveils Panoptix Platform to Boost Building Performance Insight

October 4, 2011 by  
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Johnson Controls introduces a new cloud-based strategy to help close the gaps between green building design and actual building performance.  

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Energy Management Software Gets a Boost from Retailers, Government

September 29, 2011 by  
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New research from Verdantix also finds eight categories of energy management software on the market, which can make integration a headache.

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How Utilities and Home-Builders are Teaming Up to Boost Solar

September 4, 2011 by  
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Putting solar on new residential buildings is a win-win-win situation, but not an easy one to achieve: One development outside of Sacramento, Calif., shows how builders, utilities and cleantech companies can make it happen.

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