Join The H2Overhaul Water Efficiency Challenge

October 18, 2011 by  
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© h2overhaul In America, our buildings use 13% of the total water consumed each day. But we are running out of fresh water, misusing it, wasting it. What can we do to reduce what we use in our buildings? To collect it? To purify it? Let’s find out. Duke University’s Center for Energy Development and the Global Environment (EDGE) and TreeHugger are supporting H2Overhaul , a challenge to find the best ideas. … Read the full story on TreeHugger

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Sensitile Terrazzo Tiles Integrate Fiber Optics and LEDs

December 21, 2009 by  
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With fiber optics and LEDs, lighting is becoming part of the fabric of our buildings. Sensitile isn’t particularly green, but it is an interesting demonstration of where things are going. The fibers can be lit from any source, even solar

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Mayon Volcano Ready to Erupt, May Cause a Little Climate Cooling

December 21, 2009 by  
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Mayon is the largest of the Philippines’ 22 active volcanoes, at 8,070 feet. The plumes of smoke and flows of lava make it seem like it is already erupting, yet scientists say the big fireworks could be still to come, and more than 40,000 people have been evacuated

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