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Renewable fuels are a hot topic in many industries, including transportation, which still relies heavily on diesel fuel. Using biogas to fuel trucks is becoming more appealing to both industry and environmentalists as more research supports the concept of using food waste as a catalyst and alternative to diesel. The Canadian Biogas Association explains that … Continue reading Biogas to Fuel Trucks?
According to a recent study by Pemina Institute, the non-profit energy think-tank, freight or movement of goods account for close to eleven percent of Canada’s greenhouse gas emissions. While this doesn’t sound significant, as the country’s economy grows, freight emissions are expected to rise well above those spewing from our own personal vehicles. Often when … Continue reading A Greener Freight Sector on the Horizon
Perhaps the ideal place for solar panels is in the desert where it is very hot during the day and at night wind blows. This perfect mix allows for energy to be produced in the day, and when the sun is down, wind turbines can produce energy at night. However, many people don’t want to … Continue reading Where to Put Those Solar Panels
“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