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Discreet Solar Power For Your Roof

Here is an inconvenient truth that advocates of alternative energy sources are reluctant to admit – solar panels are an eyesore. Especially in a...

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Vegetables and Herbs that Thrive in the Shade and How to Care for Them...

If you're looking for the perfect plant to fill those shady spots in your garden (or kitchen), consider this selection of vegetables and herbs...

Why Sustainable Architecture Matters for Small Business [Infographic]

The office you work in has a big impact on your overall carbon footprint – and that's why sustainable architecture matters more to small businesses now than ever...
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Solar Power meets Med Tech in this Touch-Sensitive Electronic Skin for Next-Gen Prosthetics

A new development from the University of Glasgow in Scotland will allow patients with artificial limbs to gain touch sensitivity in their prosthetics. While this...
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Climate Change 101 with Bill Nye

Climate Change is a real and serious issue. In this video Bill Nye, the Science Guy, explains what causes climate change, how it affects...
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REALLY Go Green for St. Patricks Day with Eco-Friendly Activities

Although it's the first thing that often comes to mind, St Patrick's Day isn't all about drinking green beer. To make your St. Patrick's...
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10 Ways to Use Coconut Oil for Your Skin [Infographic]

The benefits of using coconut oil on skin are popping up everywhere. The wonder oil isn’t only praised by health buffs but by beauty...
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8 Things You Need To Know About the Tesla Model 3

Set to release in 2017, the Tesla Model 3 has already created ripples of excitement among electric car advocates. To understand the hype, here...
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19 Energy Efficiency Myths Debunked [Infographic]

Climate change is becoming a real and scary threat. Over the last couple of years, we have seen numerous temperature records thanks to our increasing...

Are rooftop beehives just a brand buzz exercise for companies?

What links the London Stock Exchange, posh grocer Fortnum & Mason and the Scottish parliament building in Edinburgh? All great institutions, of course, but...
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DHL Swaps CO2 Emitting Vans for Electric Cargo Delivery Bikes

DHL is using electric cargo delivery bikes in place of its CO2 emitting vans as part of a test in Germany and the Netherlands. Each...
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PHOTOS: Google’s New Super-Sustainable ‘Green Loop’ Campus

Google has released updated concept images for its new, sustainably-designed campus, originally announced back in 2015. Check out the concept images below: According to...
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The Benefits of Using a Green Data Center

Smartphones have made high-definition video and photography available to almost anyone, resulting in an endless growth in new data that must be stored and...
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Why farmers and ranchers think the EPA Clean Water Rule goes too far

President Trump issued an executive order Feb. 28 directing federal agencies to revise the Clean Water Rule, a major regulation published by the Environmental...

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