Cree Introduces a New LED Light Bulb that is Both Affordable and Good-Looking

March 6, 2013 by  
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Incandescent bulbs are inefficient, fluorescent bulbs have raised some health concerns and LED bulbs are expensive and cast an unflattering glow. So what’s the environmentally-conscious design lover to do? That’s where lighting company Cree comes in, with its new LED bulbs that not only look like an incandescent bulb and cast a pleasing light, but are also affordable. Read the rest of Cree Introduces a New LED Light Bulb that is Both Affordable and Good-Looking Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: Cree LED bulb , Cree Lighting , Cree North Carolina , energy efficient light bulb , energy efficient lighting , green lighting , Home Depot lighting , incandescent replacements , LED bulbs , LED light bulb , LED lighting

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Innowattech develops pads to harvest energy from passing trains

December 8, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Pads harvest mechanical energy from trains. After testing piezoelectric energy generators that can produce renewable energy from passing cars on the highway , Israel’s Innowattech has now moved to trains with a similar product. The company has performed a project with the National Railway Company of Israel to examine IPEG PAD, a rail pad that can be a solution to the smart rail field.

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Sonex Aircraft’s DIY electric airplane makes maiden flight

December 8, 2010 by  
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Eco Factor: Zero-emission aircraft powered by electric motor. Modeled by Sonex Aircraft on a standard Waiex kit aircraft, the Waiex N270DC all-electric experimental aircraft has completed its maiden flight in Oshkosh, Wisconsin. The airplane is one of the several models of kit-built aircrafts designed and produced by the company and this electric variant was under development for several years.

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Who Should Enviros be Rooting for to be the Next Supreme Court Justice?

April 15, 2010 by  
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Photo via drkatesview Yes, another Supreme Court Justice is retiring: this time, it’s the esteemed liberal leader John Paul Stevens. As the speculative stories of who will be nominated by the Obama administration as his replacement continue ( Hilary Clinton ?), let’s turn to something a little less examined by the MSM–namely, out of the apparent front runners, which has the strongest record in voting in favor of the environment and clean energy policy? Who should greens be hoping is the n..

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UN Climate Chief Yvo de Boer to Step Down

February 18, 2010 by  
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Photo via L’Echo Yvo de Boer Resigns from Top Climate Position Yvo de Boer, the head of the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat, has formally announced he’ll be leaving the post this July. The decision is widely thought to come from de Boer’s deep disappointment with the results of the Copenhagen climate talks, and the nonbinding Accord forged there. An energetic and often “sharp-tongued” man, many fear that whomever is selected as his replacement will lack his audacity and enthusiasm.

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