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In order to keep global warming under control in years to come, experts are saying we need to take action now when it comes to how we run our cities. In 2016, 192 countries signed the Paris agreement, committing to attempt to limit global warming by 1.5 degrees. Recent reports have suggested cities could be … Continue reading Developing Smarter Cities
A recent study from Edinburgh University suggests that the arrival of migrating birds at their breeding grounds directly impacts the success rate of the birds in securing prime nesting grounds and access to the best food sources. Because these elements are vital to the survival of the bird’s offspring, understanding the connection between global temperature … Continue reading Birds Migrate Early
Sawdust has been known as the waste product of woodworking, but researchers at the Department of Energy’s Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have found a use for it that can help fight oil spills. What makes this discovery unique is that most oil cleaning remedies target warm water use. However, by chemically modifying sawdust, researchers … Continue reading Sawdust – Could It Be the Next Oil Spill Solution?
“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