$13 trillion: China’s expected construction spending by 2030. Will some go to zero carbon buildings?

November 6, 2019 by  
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This article originally appeared on WRI Insights.China is in the midst of a construction mega-boom.

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Earth911 Quiz #44: The Recycling Industry in 2019

January 10, 2019 by  
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Rapid change in the midst of global trade skirmishes has … The post Earth911 Quiz #44: The Recycling Industry in 2019 appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Baldev Duggal in his encore career: solar street lighting

August 14, 2015 by  
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Baldev Duggal, founder of Duggal Visual Solutions, is in the midst of an encore career with his startup Lumi Solair, a manufacturer of solar powered street lighting for cities.

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Drought’s silver lining: Attracting investors to sustainability

August 14, 2015 by  
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Personal experience of the drought might be causing more investors to consider both financial return and social good in their investment decisions.

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MIT’s self-assembling chair is really cool, but totally useless (for now)

February 20, 2015 by  
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The future is here. We have in our midst self-sustaining homes ,  self-charging cell phones , and even a variety of self-driving cars . MIT engineers are digging on the autonomous vibe, and working to develop furniture that puts itself together. Whaaaat? Read the rest of MIT’s self-assembling chair is really cool, but totally useless (for now) Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: autonomous furniture , chair that assembles itself , MIT , MIT engineering projects , MIT experiments , MIT self-assembly lab , self-assembling chair , underwater self-assembling chair

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Military Housing Goes Red, White & Green

August 3, 2011 by  
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Lend Lease, a low-profile property development firm that has cornered the market on military housing, is in the midst of building two of the largest solar-powered communities in the nation.

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Environmental Activist Exposed As Undercover Agent and Expresses Remorse

January 10, 2011 by  
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Photo: SchNEWS For seven years Mark Stone was an important and serious environmental activist. According to the Guardian , he took part in every major protest in the UK from 2003 onwards and traveled abroad to demo’s as well

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Book Review: Jame’s Kaelan’s We’re Getting On

June 18, 2010 by  
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Image courtesy of James Kaelan We’re Getting On , the first novel from James Kaelan, follows a group of characters—all in the midst of some intense existential failure—through several connect short stories and two novellas. The image that emerges, is one of a distopic near-future in which the mistakes of today have deepened

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Gulf Coast Telethon Draws Celebrity Support, Woody Harrelson Supports Tree-Free Paper, and More

June 18, 2010 by  
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Photo via Gossip Sauce If you’ve been wondering why Hollywood hasn’t come out in full force to support the Gulf Coast in the wake of the BP oil spill, you’re not alone: The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder (who you also know as Boone from Lost ) “was literally asking myself, ‘Where is Hollywood in this? Where are they? The people who love this area, the Brad Pitts of the world–wher..

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Three Simple Checkpoints on the Road to a Clean Energy Future

March 9, 2010 by  
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In the midst of a gold rush of clean technologies, some observers believe we’re still years from making a dent in the national carbon footprint. But these three shovel-ready technologies show a low-carbon future is already within sight.

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