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Loblaw Companies are going electric. The first week of November (’17) they unveiled a fully electric Class 8 truck. The Canadian grocery and pharmacy giant will be implementing vehicles made by U.S. based BYD (Build Your Dreams), which means they can make commercial deliveries with zero carbon emissions. Loblaw has also committed to investing in … Continue reading Retailers Go Electric
Despite the resurfacing of climate deniers, spurned on by U.S President, Donald Trumps withdrawal from the Paris Accord, leaders in just about every industry are feeling the pressure to be cleaner and greener. This includes those who manufacture electronics. Well, now there is even a watch-dog telling us what companies are making products that are … Continue reading What Electronics Make for Good E-scrap?
Scientist already knew that animals were eating plastic because it looks appealing but a Duke University study suggests it might also be because it tastes good too. Researchers concluded that because corals don’t have eyes, there must be another reason behind their love of eating plastic and now a study conducted at Duke University seems … Continue reading Corals Love Plastics
“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