How recommerce innovator Yerdle is navigating the hurdles of complexities of retail

August 12, 2019 by  
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Each item it processes is unique, so the company has built eight apps to help make decisions.

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Could shrimp shells help make solar power affordable for everyone?

March 3, 2015 by  
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Researchers from Queen Mary University of London’s School of Engineering and Materials Science have come up with a low-cost solar cell made from discarded shrimp shells . Current solar cells are produced from ruthenium and other highly expensive metals, so the shrimp shell approach could provide a very unexpected but helpful solution to the high cost of solar power, which has traditionally been the major barrier to its mass adoption. Read the rest of Could shrimp shells help make solar power affordable for everyone? Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: biomaterials in solar power , carbon quantum dots , chitin , chitosan , ruthenium , shrimp based solar , shrimp shells solar power , Solar Power , wearable solar

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UK’s Carbon Tax Bombshell Takes Business by Surprise

October 21, 2010 by  
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Experts predict that a government move to impose a carbon tax through the Carbon Reduction Commitment may actually help make the scheme less complicated.

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Does Telecommuting Encourage Travel?

October 13, 2010 by  
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Image credit: Marjukka Grover (used with permission) Lloyd may have been unimpressed with the idea that telecommuting raises carbon emissions , and I’ve done my own part to promote working from home by creating a list of 5 technologies that can help make telecommuting easy and green . Nevertheless, there is one aspect of telecommuting that is worth casting a skeptical green eye over—if you can work from home, really,… Read the full story on TreeHugger

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