Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space – now available via Indiegogo

February 25, 2015 by  
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Concern regarding the origins of the products we consume is increasing, and cities like New York, São Paulo, and Paris are filled with mini-markets for organic produce, street fairs with local producers, and even urban gardens on top of buildings. A Portuguese start-up wants to bring the countryside to the city and involve like-minded individuals in the growing urban agriculture movement:  Noocity Urban Ecology is seeking funding and support for their new Noocity Growbeds via the Indiegogo crowdfunding platform. Read the rest of Noocity Growbeds enable urban agriculture in any space – now available via Indiegogo Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: city agriculture , city gardening , crowdsourcing , crowdsourcing urban agriculture , IndieGoGo , indiegogo grow beds , Noocity , noocity grow beds , Noocity Growbeds , noocity urban ecology , self-watering grow beds , urban agriculture , urban agriculture grow beds , urban food gardens , urban garden beds , urban gardening , urban gardening system

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Pavegen to install people-powered kinetic energy tiles in SNCF’s Parisian office

February 25, 2015 by  
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Clean tech company Pavegen have been commissioned by France’s national railway company, SNCF (French National Railway Company) , to install six people-powered kinetic energy tile s in the middle of a corridor in SNCF’s Innovation & Research office in Paris. The tiles, which were installed last week, will harvest energy from staff members walking over them to illuminate the corridor’s LED strip lighting. Read the rest of Pavegen to install people-powered kinetic energy tiles in SNCF’s Parisian office Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: energy tiles , kinetic energy , kinetic power , pavegen , people power , people powered energy tiles , rail energy , renewable energy , SNCF

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