Help Reaction Housing Send Stackable Exo Emergency Shelters to Refugees in Syria!

March 11, 2014 by  
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BVN Architecture Creates a 3D Puzzle Emergency Shelter for a Melbourne Exhibition

May 10, 2013 by  
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Tesla Posts First Quarterly Profits in Company’s 10-Year History

May 10, 2013 by  
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Elon Musk has every reason to smile. To say that it’s been a good week for Tesla would be quite an understatement. First, the Tesla Model S earned Consumer Reports’ highest-ever rating with a score of 99 out of 100. Then, after 10 years in business, the electric car maker announced its first quarterly profit in Q1 of 2013 with a net income of $11.2 million. In the wake of the news, Tesla stock prices surged  24 percent, as shares of the company’s stock reached $69.40 when markets closed in New York on Thursday. Read the rest of Tesla Posts First Quarterly Profits in Company’s 10-Year History Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: electric car , electric cars , elon musk , emission-free car , EVs , green cars , model s , plug-in car , tesla , Tesla electric car , tesla model-s , Tesla Motors , Tesla profit , Tesla quarterly earnings        

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Floods, Drought, Disasters Make Water Risky for Business

November 18, 2011 by  
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Whether it’s flooding, toxic spills or drought, it’s becoming increasingly difficult to ignore the risks that water poses for businesses. 

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Verizon, AT&T Under Pressure Over Conflict Minerals

November 18, 2011 by  
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Praxis Mutual Funds launches a campaign to bring cell service providers AT&T, Sprint Nextel, T-Mobile, and Verizon into the conversation about conflict minerals.

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30 Million Asians Were Displaced by Environmental Disasters in 2010

September 22, 2011 by  
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Some stats on the number of people displaced by climate change and extreme weather in 2010. The Guardian reports figures from the Asian Development Bank: Last year more than 30 million people in Asia were displaced by environmental and weather-related disasters. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Earth Overshoot Day 2011 Is September 27 – By Mid-Century We’ll Need Two Full Planets For Us All

September 22, 2011 by  
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photo: Luis Markovic / CC BY Every year towards the end of summer the folks at the Global Footprint Network release their calculations on when Earth Overshoot Day will be for the year. In 2011, September 27th is the day when humanity as whole begins using more resources than the planet can perpetually regenerate a… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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How to Build a Rocket Stove Water Heater (Video)

September 22, 2011 by  
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Image credit: Ecofilms Australia If you like this ingenious low-work chicken tunnel garden system , then you’ll most likely dig this footage from the same folks of a DIY water heater using rocket stove principles. Burning scraps of wood and tree prunings efficiently, this low tech design provides on-demand hot water with low emissions using basic craftsmanship and reclaimed materials. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Will Climate-Related Disasters Convince Americans Global Warming is Real?

May 13, 2011 by  
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Photo credit: NASA Godard Institute of Space Studies What if a hurricane even nastier than Katrina — made stronger by the warmer climate — were to barrel through Florida and leave a trail of destruction in its path? What if the American Southwest were to transform into an arid, drought-laden scorching-hot Dust Bowl and give rise to major water crises and suffering for millions

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Booming Industry: GM Recycling Oil Booms in Chevy Volt Parts

December 29, 2010 by  
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[ By Delana in Energy & Fuel , Nature & Ecosystems , Transit & Auto . ] It is anything but news that the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was a truly devastating event. And though the well is now capped and the oil has stopped flowing, the environmental impact of the disaster will continue to be felt for many years and in many, many ways

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