The growth of corporate clean energy in 6 charts

May 24, 2017 by  
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Recently, U.S. facilities have begun to offer large-scale renewable energy options to customers. Here, a closer look at the rapid scale-up.

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How the forestry sector can add $120 billion to global GDP

May 9, 2017 by  
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No one predicted the rapid growth of renewables — from 31 GW to 318 GW — within 13 years, said Justin Adams, managing director of The Nature Conservancy. And we are about to experience a sharp increase in the value of the agriculture and forestry sector. “We are on the cusp of how we can work with the forestry and agriculture sectors, and many other sectors that are dependent on [them], to unlock the rapid growth and same commercial opportunity that came from renewables in the last 20 years,” he said. 

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Aston Martin RapidE electric concept previews the automaker’s 800-hp electric sedan

October 22, 2015 by  
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Aston Martin recently confirmed plans to introduce a fully-electric version of the Rapide sedan, which should arrive sometime around 2017. Now Aston Martin is giving us a preview of the new electric sedan with the RapidE electric concept. While the concept does preview the upcoming electric Rapide, Aston Martin says that it has also been created to showcase the best of what the UK has to offer and encourage people to visit, do business, invest and study in the country. Read the rest of Aston Martin RapidE electric concept previews the automaker’s 800-hp electric sedan

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Flaunt Your Rapid Transit Pride with Hanger 3?s Recycled Subway Token Necklaces

January 15, 2012 by  
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Transit tokens are a thing of the past in most cities, as many municipal transit systems have long since made the switch to swipe cards and other technologies. But if you yearn for a bit of subway nostalgia, you can now wear your rapid transit pride around your neck with Hanger 3 ‘s unique subway token necklaces. The tokens designer Dustin Wood uses aren’t just from New York; for as little as $13.99 you can get a subway token necklace from places like Conestoga, PA, Chicago, or Beaumount, TX. READ MORE > Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Dustin Wood , ecouterre , Fashion , Hanger 3 , necklace , rapid transit , Recycled Materials , subway tokens , vintage accessories

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3 New Developments in the Rapid Growth of Carbon Management Tools

November 15, 2011 by  
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Although it’s a relatively young market, there is a surprising amount of activity taking place in the enterprise carbon and energy management field. Here are some of the latest signs of progress.

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How the Gigaton Award Winners Are Chosen

November 15, 2011 by  
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The Carbon War Room’s research director explains what it takes to win a Gigaton Award.

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Carbon Trust Sets Sights on Rapid US Expansion

March 23, 2011 by  
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The government-backed green business advisory body is going global with plans for a new California office.

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Opbrid unveils overhead fast-charging system hybrid, electric buses

October 11, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Bus charging system leverages the rapid charge capability of lithium-titanate batteries. Although the present diesel-electric hybrid buses promise a green ride, they are still believed to be 100% diesel. Is it possible to change these diesel buses to electric?

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Growingcity encourages use of unused spaces for urban agriculture

October 11, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Housing project with shared greenhouse spaces to let urban dwellers grow their own food. Growing food locally can potentially benefit the urban areas socially, physically and environmentally. In an attempt to add a new dimension to urban living, Saranga Nakhooda and Devin Lafo from Columbia University GSAPP developed a research and design thinktank focused on exposing the potential of urban agriculture

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Hydro hydraulic micro turbine aims to bring electricity to rural areas

October 11, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Portable turbine generates electricity from river water. With billions of people around the world still having no access to the electric grid, industrial designers are coming up with solutions that can help brighten their lives.

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