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Millions of people around the world depend on that hot cup of coffee every day to give them a boost, but environmental experts say climate change might be putting our beloved java at more of a risk than most realize. Conservation International is predicting that if the change in weather patterns continues, coffee plantations today … Continue reading Coffee Roasters: Reducing Their Carbon Footprint
The recent success of Alaska Airlines flight AS-4, which flew from Seattle to Washington Reagan National Airport proves that wood waste, a brand new sustainable biofuel, can be used in conjunction with traditional fossil fuels to power airplanes. Wood waste (discarded tree branches and limbs), are also known as “harvest residuals” and are created whenever … Continue reading Flying High Thanks to Wood-Waste
It appears as if Wal-Mart is aiming to please customers searching for greener alternatives. The Retailer recently announced that following a plan that began in 2005; they will use a number of energy-efficient measures to achieve their green goals. As reported by the Los Angeles Times, by 2025 they hope to bring their emissions down … Continue reading Wal-Mart Green Goals
“In 2010 one out of 6 discharges from U.S hospitals was for children. Asthma is the 3rd leading cause of hospitalization for children in the country”.Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality
“Martin Luther King did not say: I have a nightmare. The lesson being, that to engage the wider public you need to invoke the positive vision-the ability of us all to make the impossible, possible”.Olaf Gerlach-Hansen, Senior Advisor Danish Cultural Institute
“Each gallon of fuel releases close to 20 pounds of carbon dioxide into the air”.U.S EPA
“By 2025, the Internet of Things has the potential to generate a global economic impact of between $2.7 tri and $6.2 trillion dollars per-year”.McKinsey Global Institute
“In the United States close to 30%of all energy consumed goes to transporting people and goods from one place to another”.U.S. Energy Information Administration
“Virtually all of us are now convinced that Global Warming poses a clear and present danger to civilization”.World Renowned Paleoclimatologist, Lonnie G. Thompson on why leading Scientists speak out about climate change.
“Malls, stores, car dealerships, dry cleaners, and gas stations use 20% of the total energy consumed by commercial buildings”.U.S Energy Information Administration
“Most companies estimate they’re analyzing a mere 12% of the data they have. They could be missing out on data-driven insights hidden inside 88% of the data they are ignoring”.Forrester Research & InformationWeek