5 key areas to jumpstart climate-smart investment

August 10, 2017 by  
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Energy storage is just one hot spot of innovation that IFC recommends watching.

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Amip Shah on the triple-bottom-line case for IoT

September 30, 2016 by  
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The Internet of Things (IoT) has changed the way we connect and interact with the world, from wellness and health monitoring to smart utility meters, integrated logistics, and self-driving cars. What is the potential impact beyond “things” — on our workforce, our communities and the way in which we work? Hewlett Packard Labs has been asking these questions. Learn how they are harnessing IoT innovations to drive solutions that work for both people and the planet. 

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Energy equity: How community power empowers communities

September 30, 2016 by  
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The poorest 20% of our neighbors pay the most for electricity – 10% of total household income. Community solar will transform access to affordable clean energy for low income households if we deploy equitable project finance models that scale with the market instead of depending on subsidies. Learn about emerging project development and finance models that are empowering urban and rural communities.

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Why it’s time to democratize water data

August 2, 2016 by  
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From the Internet of Things to cross-sector collaboration, the potential for data to impact the future of water is vast.

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Carbon accounting as a business requirement

June 29, 2016 by  
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Dan Kammen, professor of energy at the University of California, Berkeley and a climate adviser to the Obama administration, discusses the the potential of a carbon tax at the recent Clean Energy Ministerial (CEM7) conference in San Francisco.

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Inside the toxin-free hospital of the future

May 31, 2016 by  
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Leading health care providers are re-examining the potential health impacts of climate and sustainability concerns.

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Green Power, Meet Fiddler (On The Roof)

April 1, 2016 by  
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Wind energy is green power. On that we can agree. Where there hasn’t been widespread agreement however is in how to best harness the potential of wind energy – on a mass scale.  Five Southern Methodist University seniors believe they have harnessed…

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Bracing your financial portfolio for climate change

August 26, 2015 by  
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While the risks of climate change to investments might seem obvious to sustainability advocates, the potential opportunities may be less clear.

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Google and Levi are turning clothing into touchscreens

June 13, 2015 by  
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Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects  is developing a smart fabric called Jacquard, which has the potential to turn your shirt into a touchscreen. The fabric will look and feel like your typical garment, but it will enable you to interact with your devices. Google is teaming up with Levi’s to bring the idea to your closet. READ MORE >  Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: ecouterre , fabric technology , Google smart fabric , Google’s Advanced Technology and Projects , Jacquard smart fabric , Levi smart fabric , smart fabric , wearable technology

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Make Your Own DIY Shipping Pallet Furniture with Studiomama’s Easy Tutorials

June 13, 2015 by  
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Read the rest of Make Your Own DIY Shipping Pallet Furniture with Studiomama’s Easy Tutorials Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: “green furniture” , assembly plans , construction plans , DIY furniture , diy furniture designs , diy pallet furniture , eco design , eco furniture , furniture designs , Nina Tolstrup , pallet chair , pallet furniture , pallet lamp , pallet light , pallet project , pallet stool , pallets , Recycled Materials , shipping pallets , Studiomama , upcycled materials

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