Solar Exchange launches ‘eBay’ for solar goods

September 26, 2013 by  
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This startup attacks the 'soft costs' of solar with an online exchange designed to ease the buying and selling of solar equipment.

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Dear Shannon: How do I shift to a sustainability job?

September 26, 2013 by  
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Our resident career coach counsels an oil and gas company's marketing executive on how to transition into sustainability in a similar sector.

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Open Exchange Combines Social Interaction with Learning Technology for a Library of the Future

January 11, 2013 by  
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Read the rest of Open Exchange Combines Social Interaction with Learning Technology for a Library of the Future Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: australia , australia architecture , eco design , Future Green Studio , green design , green roof library , MODU Architecture , open air library , Open Exchange Library , sustainable design , sydney

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The Recycled Orchestra Performs Using Instruments Made from Landfill Trash

January 11, 2013 by  
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MIT Develops Polymer Film That Harvests Energy From Water Vapor

January 11, 2013 by  
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Researchers at MIT just developed a new bio-polymer film that is able to generate electricity from a readily available source: water vapor. The material changes its shape as it absorbs evaporated water. As the bio-polymer film repeatedly curls and unfurls it drives robotic limbs, which in turn generate enough electricity to power micro- and nanoelectronic devices. Read the rest of MIT Develops Polymer Film That Harvests Energy From Water Vapor Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: bio-polymer film , devices , gadgets , MIT , piezoelectric , piezoelectric clothing , polymer film , sweat power , water power , water vapor

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Brazilian Stock Exchange Nudges Companies Toward CSR Reporting

January 9, 2012 by  
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The Brazilian Stock Exchange is part of a growing number of exchanges to recommend or require public companies to report on environmental, social, and corporate governance issues.

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BrightSource Energy Readies $250 Million IPO to Expand Solar Thermal

April 28, 2011 by  
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Photo: Brightsource A Hot Stock? Brightsource Energy, a company that is backed by Google , among others, is trying to raise money to expand its solar thermal operations in the Southwest of the USA. They’ve filled the paperwork kwith the Securities and Exchange Commission last week to sell stock in an initial public offering (IPO) that should raise $250 million….

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Futuristic Space Station Made From Reclaimed Doors

April 26, 2010 by  
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German architectural collective Raumlaborberlin unveiled a futuristic prefab “space station” constructed entirely from recycled discarded doors for this year’s Transmediale Festival in Berlin. Titled Futures Exchange , the exhibit envisions a future based on the wastes and failures of 20th century ideologies while bringing new awareness to a possible future with less available natural resources. Read the rest of Futuristic Space Station Made From Reclaimed Doors http://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/ohttp://www.inhabitat.com/wp-admin/options-general.php?page=better_feedptions-general.php?page=better_feed Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , architecture constructed of doors , exhibition architecture , futures exchange exhibit architecture by raumlaborberlin , green design , reclaimed doors , sustainable design , transmediale festival exhibit architecture

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Tesla Motors Ending Production of its Famed Roadster

January 30, 2010 by  
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Come 2011, Tesla Motors plans to stop selling its famed roadster. Why? Because no one will build it

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Organic Exchange Responds to GMO/Organic Cotton Controversy

January 28, 2010 by  
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Credit: Organic Exchange Non-profit organization Organic Exchange has published a response to the headline-grabbing “organic cotton fraud” news , that major retailers–including H&M, C&A , and Tchibo –are knowingly selling genetically modified (GMO) cotton from India as organic cotton. The news was initially published in the German edition of… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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