‘Shower of the Future’ Recycles, Cleans Water

January 2, 2014 by  
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Dubbed the “Shower of the Future,” Orbital’s OrbSys Shower reduces water usage by 90 percent, saves 80 percent in energy and dispenses water that is cleaner than your average tap.

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The 10 Best Ethical Travel Destinations for 2014

January 2, 2014 by  
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Let Ethical Traveler’s annual report on the world’s top 10 ethical destinations be your guide to choosing your next vacation spot this year.

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What to Do with Leftover Alcohol

January 2, 2014 by  
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Turn leftover alcohol into a cooking ingredient with these smart recipes.

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Taxing Banks to Fight Climate Change: The Robin Hood Tax (Video)

March 6, 2010 by  
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Image credit: The Robin Hood Tax The UK’s top bankers may be using G-Wiz electric cars to get around these days, but that’s not enough to make them popular. In fact there is as much public anger over bank bailouts in the UK as there is in the US. And while higher taxes may, in general, be a tough sell—taxing bank profits may be a little more palatable to your average man on the street.

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Sugar Cane Waste to Replace Coal in Coal-Fired Power Plants?

November 23, 2009 by  
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Via Green Inc Here’s a promising project: Brazilian and Italian entrepreneurs are investing $114 million in a plan to convert bagasse, a waste product from sugar cane , into pellets that can be burned as fuel at your average, run-of-the-mill coal plant.

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Is Algae the Fuel of the Gods?

November 23, 2009 by  
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Image credit: Good Is algae the fuel of the gods ?

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UK Charging Ahead with £30 Million Investment in EV Charging Stations

November 23, 2009 by  
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Apologies for the Bad Wordplay UK Transport Secretary Andrew Adonis (nice alliteration) has announced that his government would be investing £30 million in charging stations for electric cars. The initiative is called “Plugged-In Places” and the stations will be located on streets, in car parks and in commercial, retail and leisure facilities in 3 to 6 cities/regions of the UK

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