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There is a long list of potential projects that can be done if we want to curb climate change, but banking experts insist that they are just ideas that remain challenging because they don’t have financial backing. So how do we get these projects off the ground? Some energy-consulting firms believe that turning climate change … Continue reading Climate Change Finance
A firebrick, which is a block of refractory ceramic used to line kilns, fireplaces and furnaces is built to withstand very high temperatures. Firebricks are commonly known as the brick used in making ovens for wood fired pizza, but they have another potential application that researchers from MIT suggest could help us with our energy woes. … Continue reading Low-tech, Low-Cost Storage of Energy
By now many people have heard about the harsh measures Kenya is taking to curb the use of plastic bags. Use a plastic bag in the East African State and face fines up to $38,000 and up to four years in prison. Sounds drastic, but the fine, which went into effect on August 28th was … Continue reading Going Plastic-Free
“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