Loop Promises A Recycling Revolution

February 11, 2019 by  
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TerraCycle has launched a revolutionary idea that promises to recycle … The post Loop Promises A Recycling Revolution appeared first on Earth911.com.

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How Can I Finance a Solar Energy System?

February 11, 2019 by  
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Are you considered installing a solar power system on your home? … The post How Can I Finance a Solar Energy System? appeared first on Earth911.com.

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Understanding the policy principles for a ‘just transition’

February 4, 2019 by  
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‘Just transition’ was the hot topic at last year’s COP24 climate conference in Poland, but how can governments and businesses deliver on their promises?

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Baxter the Humanoid Robot Promises to Revive US Manufacturing

January 19, 2013 by  
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Say hello to Baxter, the $22,000 humanoid robot that could help revolutionize manufacturing in the US.  Rethink Robotics , a Boston-based robotics firm, produced Baxter in an effort to give cheap offshore labor a run for its money. Rethink wants to use Baxter to perform simple jobs that manufacturers have never been able to automate cost-effectively before, and in the process, Baxter promises to help cut down on repetitive use injuries. The robot is made from 75-percent American-made parts, and it could help manufacturers improve efficiency and increase productivity. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: baxter , Humanoid Robot , manufacturing jobs , massachusetts institute of technology , MIT , repetitive use injury , Rethink , rethink robotics , robot , rodney brooks , US manufacturing

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29 firms fail to file promised sustainability reports

March 20, 2012 by  
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Twenty-nine corporations have failed to make good on their promises to file sustainability reports, according to a global investor group.

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