Global Climate Action Summit: A business preview

September 4, 2018 by  
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Five themes, hundreds of events. Inside the upcoming San Francisco extravaganza.

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Behind the scenes: How Mars sources renewable energy

September 4, 2018 by  
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Here’s how the M&Ms maker is taking a bite out of its emissions.

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How recycling more steel and aluminum could slash imports without a trade war

June 19, 2018 by  
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While the upcoming steel and aluminum tarriffs sound scary, there is plenty of hope right here in the U.S.

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Artist Nikolay Polissky’s latest wooden tower will be burned to the ground this month

February 3, 2017 by  
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Russian artist Nikolya Polissky is back with his latest work of handcrafted wood art. Polissky is well-known for his large-scale sculptures made out of reclaimed wood normally built in the middle of desolate landscapes. His latest work, an impressively large tower made from repurposed wood pallets, is destined to be ceremoniously burned for the upcoming traditional holiday of Maslenitsa. The tower is still a work in progress, but visibly stunning nonetheless. The large structure is made out of repurposed wood pallets and log tops. The next stage will see the tower covered with hay rolls that have been rejected as animal feed. Related: Nikolay Polissky Creates Massive ‘Beaubourg’ Sculpture Using Traditional Basket Weaving Techniques Although quite majestic in volume and stature, the wooden sculpture has an unfortunate date with a fiery fate. The tower is slated to be ceremoniously lit on fire for the upcoming traditional holiday of Maslenitsa. The ceremony, which will take place on February 25th, is a local celebration that burns a symbol of winter to welcome in the spring. + Nikolay Polissky Via Archdaily Photography by Ivan Polissky

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Corporate America, you must stand up to Trump

December 14, 2016 by  
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A call for business leaders to think about their long-term responsibility – even during the upcoming Presidential administration.

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The cost of sustainable development

November 24, 2015 by  
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Rich countries are supposed to give $100 billion to developing countries in the upcoming Paris climate talks to deal with climate change. How much has been committed and how will this work?

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Pendleton Woolen Mills gets into the Star Was spirit with limited edition blankets

September 12, 2015 by  
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American classic Pendleton got into the Star Wars spirit with limited edition blankets that feature scenes from the iconic movies. Each one is made out of 82-percent virgin wool and features images from past movies and the upcoming The Force Awakens . The blankets can be purchased as a set of four or individually. READ MORE >

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Obama’s plan for methane regulations targets oil and gas industry

January 13, 2015 by  
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Barack Obama will officially add methane to his list of climate offenders in the new plan he’ll outline in his upcoming State of the Union address . New methane regulations are the key to reaching Obama ’s ambitious goals to cut greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 28 percent by 2025. Read the rest of Obama’s plan for methane regulations targets oil and gas industry Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: barack obama , Climate Change , Environment , environmental protection agency , epa , fracking , gas , global warming , methane , obama , oil , president , regulations , rules

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Sustainable, resilient cities take center stage at VERGE SF

September 10, 2013 by  
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The role of technology in creating sustainable and resilient cities will be a key topic at our upcoming VERGE SF event.

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Barbie Gets a High-Tech Makeover with an Interactive LED Dress and Stylus

March 10, 2013 by  
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It can’t be said that  Barbie  doesn’t have an eye for emerging trends. After dipping her toe into everything from aeronautics to zookeeping, America’s favorite plastic dilettante is poised to tackle the next big thing:  smart clothing . Unveiled at the  2013 Toy Fair  in New York City, the upcoming  “Digital Dress” doll  features an interactive touchscreen frock that lets just about anyone “draw” their own animated designs, no programming experience necessary. READ MORE >   Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: barbie , barbie digital dress , barbie doll , barbie high-tech dress , barbie LED dress , digital dress doll , eco friendly toys , Inhabitots , parenting , toys

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