A new era in modeling catastrophic risk

June 18, 2018 by  
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The days of one-size-fits all disaster models are over, ushering in a push for more localized data and predictive analytics.

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State of Green Business: The sharing economy goes B-to-B

April 11, 2016 by  
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From shipping to storage space to heavy-duty equipment, a new crop of companies riffing on Uber’s “collaborative economy” models are targeting corporate clients.

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Chevy’s 200-mile range Bolt enters pre-production ahead of Tesla’s Model 3 debut

March 22, 2016 by  
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Chevy is one big step closer to bringing the $30k 2017 Bolt electric car to the market! Chevy has announced that the first pre-production models are currently being built at GM’s plant in Michigan. These models are the next step in the process to get GM’s plant ready to begin production of the 200-mile range Bolt by the end of this year – a good year ahead of Tesla’s similarly-priced Model 3 . Read the rest of Chevy’s 200-mile range Bolt enters pre-production ahead of Tesla’s Model 3 debut

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Autistic craftsmen create sustainable, stylish furniture for maacraft

March 22, 2016 by  
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Maacraft is dedicated to producing homewares that blend contemporary design with socially-conscious manufacturing and sustainability. Behind the quality-made products, there are employees living with autism , helped by highly qualified professionals in a supportive and protective environment. Besides the meaningful work that pays a living wage, the program also contributes to social skill development as well as physical and emotional fitness. As a result all products are individually handcrafted in top quality, using only natural materials. The collection features a series of small-sized furniture pieces and homewares: stools, tables and boxes made from wood; poufs, bowls and baskets made of willow. + maacraft The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link. Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

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Light and portable WHEELA combines the best of a bicycle and scooter

March 22, 2016 by  
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If you’re looking for a portable and lightweight alternative to a folding bike , you’ll love WHEELA . Weighing in at just six pounds, the WHEELA combines the comfort of a bicycle with the convenience of a scooter into a personal transportation device called the Scootbike®. As the world’s lightest collapsible scootbike, WHEELA is made with a tubular A-shaped aluminum alloy frame, a pair of PU wheels, handlebars, an anatomic seat, strap belt, and a front-wheel integrated brake. The WHEELA also comes in an Electric Boost edition that uses 2.35Ah-capacity Li-ion rechargeable batteries and a brushless 250W motor to provide a 40-minute drive. + WHEELA The article above was submitted to us by an Inhabitat reader. Want to see your story on Inhabitat ? Send us a tip by following this link . Remember to follow our instructions carefully to boost your chances of being chosen for publishing!

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