How much water does a power plant use?

January 30, 2018 by  
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The world’s power plants are thirsty. We just don’t know how much they’re drinking.

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Transforming a Traditional Business into a Cleantech Firm

January 24, 2012 by  
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Cleantech companies needn't be made from scratch, nor must they be born as startups. If you can easily spot trends and know how to make the most of opportunities, you can transform an old-school business into a successful cleantech enterprise, Dan Lieberman told the GreenBiz Forum.

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Gigantic Comb Bike Rack Pops Up in Roanoke, Virginia

July 18, 2011 by  
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Magritte, eat your heart out – this gigantic handcrafted comb bike rack adds a fantastic dose of surreality to the urban fabric of Roanoke, Virginia. Designed by The Knowhow Shop – a co-operative space that teaches people to build a host of different items – the 400 pound comb was shipped off to the city as part of a fun public art project. Read the rest of Gigantic Comb Bike Rack Pops Up in Roanoke, Virginia Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: comb bike rack , comb design , handcrafted bike rack , know how bike rack , know how shop , wooden bike rack , wooden design

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New Netflix Pricing Could Save Energy by Encouraging Streaming

July 18, 2011 by  
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Movie watchers everywhere let out a gasp when Netflix announced last week that they’d be upping the price for their services starting this coming September — they reportedly had to bring on additional help to answer the phone calls pouring in from angry subscribers. Although a price hike never has a welcome impact on our wallets, as GOOD points out it could be greeted with a warm welcome from the Earth. The price hike means that unlimited streaming and unlimited DVD’s in the mail will each be $7.99 per month starting September 1st – and according to research done last year by University of Massachusetts, Amherst, streaming uses 78% less energy than shipping. Read the rest of New Netflix Pricing Could Save Energy by Encouraging Streaming Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: green netflix , is mailing dvds greener , is shipping green , is streaming greener , movie streaming , netflix eco friendly , netflix pricing , netflix subscription , netflix sustainability , new netflix pricing , streaming television

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Korea’s Lotte Department Store To Be Topped with an iPod-Inspired Green Roof

July 18, 2011 by  
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Read the rest of Korea’s Lotte Department Store To Be Topped with an iPod-Inspired Green Roof Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , busan lotte world tower , department store green roof , eco design , green architecture , Green Building , green design , green renovation , green roof , korea , lotte department store , mixed-use development , SOM , Sustainable Building , Yamasaki Ku Hong Associates Design Lab , YKH

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Palm Oil Lobby Fights World Bank’s Environmental Initiatives in Indonesia, Malaysia

April 20, 2011 by  
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Image: Marufish via flickr We know how destructive the palm oil industry in Indonesia and Malaysia , so it was great news when the

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