How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land

February 26, 2020 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land

Because these first-generation farmers are starting from scratch, many of them do not view their practices as adapting. They see the techniques they use as central elements of a new kind of ranching.

Read more:
How young California ranchers are finding new ways to raise livestock and improve the land

5 hot technologies for cold trucking

February 26, 2020 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on 5 hot technologies for cold trucking

Refrigerated trucks use a quarter more fuel (usually diesel) than non-refrigerated trucks do. These solutions could help reduce that impact.

See the original post here:
5 hot technologies for cold trucking

14-Year-Old’s Biofuel Breakthrough Boosts Algae Production 500%

August 25, 2014 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on 14-Year-Old’s Biofuel Breakthrough Boosts Algae Production 500%

Algae could provide an endless source of biofuel , however current production methods tend to be costly and time-intensive – first you have to grow the algae, and then you extract oily lipids and convert them into fuel. Enter Gregory Martin , a brilliant 14-year-old who has found a way to boost the amount of lipids in algae by over 500% ! Gregory’s method uses fewer steps than other techniques, and it could lead to much higher biofuel yields. Read the rest of 14-Year-Old’s Biofuel Breakthrough Boosts Algae Production 500% Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: 2014 Google Science Fair , algae , algae biofuel , biofuel , biofuel production , Gregory Martin , nitrogen depletion

Read more from the original source:
14-Year-Old’s Biofuel Breakthrough Boosts Algae Production 500%

House Abo Beats the Heat in South Africa With Natural Cooling Techniques

January 31, 2013 by  
Filed under Eco, Green

Comments Off on House Abo Beats the Heat in South Africa With Natural Cooling Techniques

Read the rest of House Abo Beats the Heat in South Africa With Natural Cooling Techniques Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “sustainable architecture” , Eco Architecture , green desgn , natural cooling system , Nico van der Meulen Architects , water features

Continued here:
House Abo Beats the Heat in South Africa With Natural Cooling Techniques

The Voltmaker Charges Your Gadgets Off-Grid With Kinetic Energy

January 30, 2013 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on The Voltmaker Charges Your Gadgets Off-Grid With Kinetic Energy

Sick of your batteries dying at the very moment you need to make a call, flick on a flashlight, or find your position on a GPS when you are lost in the outdoors? Introducing the Voltmaker – an innovative and rapid kinetic electricity generator inspired by a fan or ratchet system. The Voltmaker is ideal for hikers and those who are constantly on the move – when you need a charge, simply extend the Voltmaker’s arm and give it a whirl to generate a steady source of energy. Small and compact, the device tucks away nicely in your backpack, handbag, glove box or even your jacket pocket ready to save the day. + The Voltmaker 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! Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “clean energy” , alternative energy , clean tech , gadget charger , green backpacking charger , green camping , green design , green gadgetes , green hiking gadget , kinetic energy charger , renewable energy , renewable energy charger , sustainable charger , sustainable design , voltmaker

The rest is here: 
The Voltmaker Charges Your Gadgets Off-Grid With Kinetic Energy

Bad Behavior has blocked 21460 access attempts in the last 7 days.