Coming of age at the end of nature

November 5, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on Coming of age at the end of nature

Dumpster diving, “astronaut crumbles” and perfect neighborhood plums are part of the landscape

Read the rest here:
Coming of age at the end of nature

Large-scale U.S. solar could get ugly, at least to some

October 13, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Eco, Green

Comments Off on Large-scale U.S. solar could get ugly, at least to some

Weaning the U.S. economy off fossil fuels will involve the wide deployment of utility-scale solar power. What to do about those who regard solar farms as blights on the landscape?

Original post:
Large-scale U.S. solar could get ugly, at least to some

VERGE Accelerate announces 12 finalists for fast-pitch competition

October 13, 2015 by  
Filed under Business, Green

Comments Off on VERGE Accelerate announces 12 finalists for fast-pitch competition

Startups show how tech provides sustainability solutions, from clean energy to sustainable agriculture.

Go here to read the rest:
VERGE Accelerate announces 12 finalists for fast-pitch competition

Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl facade

February 18, 2015 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl facade

Read the rest of Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl facade Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: blends with the landscape , camouflage house , Gotland , Hans Wegner , Juniper House , Juniper House Sweden , mirror home , modern architecture , Murman Arkitekter , swedish architecture , vinyl facade home

See the original post here: 
Swedish Juniper House mirrors its surroundings with a clever vinyl facade

US Greenhouse Gases Dropped Nearly 5% in 2008

December 15, 2009 by  
Filed under Business, Eco, Green

Comments Off on US Greenhouse Gases Dropped Nearly 5% in 2008

The U.S. Energy Information Administration has just released the figures comparing 2008 with the previous year and found that greenhouse gas emissions, from just the transportation sector, dropped 4.7% between 2007 and 2008. The EIA attributed the drop not just to the gas price rise of the summer of 2008, but also in the Fall to the near-depression-level econo-apocalypse that denuded neighborhoods of many of the businesses that we take for granted as part of the landscape.

More: 
US Greenhouse Gases Dropped Nearly 5% in 2008

12 Amazing Objects Made From Plastic Bags (Slideshow)

December 8, 2009 by  
Filed under Green

Comments Off on 12 Amazing Objects Made From Plastic Bags (Slideshow)

Plastic shopping bags are everywhere, a scourge on the landscape but also a resource waiting to be tapped. From the slums of South Africa to the salons of New York and London, creative statements are being made with them. We present 12 amazing objects made from plastic bags

View post: 
12 Amazing Objects Made From Plastic Bags (Slideshow)

Bad Behavior has blocked 5891 access attempts in the last 7 days.