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Elon Musk’s The Boring Company Building Fast Underground Transit in Chicago

Elon Musk’s The Boring Company has landed its first official gig from Chicago City Hall. The company (which specializes in underground transportation) is constructing an underground tunnel connecting downtown Chicago with one of the world's busiest airports, the O'Hare airport with a railway line.
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5 Super Eco Rooftops in the USA

As we move further into the early years of the 21st century, there is a growing consciousness of the need to create more sustainable systems to maintain our society....
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Chemicals In Chicago’s Air

Scientists have found that Chicago's air is infested with chemicals courtesy of airborne compounds that are traveling as far as the Arctic. The chemicals, called cyclic siloxanes, are toxic to...

Two Key Concepts That Have the Potential to Alter City Landscapes

Two examples of recycling brownfields or former industrial sites

Chicago Clean Energy: The windy city goes green

It looks like Chicago’s South Side could be getting an environmental injection, with the potential for huge economic incentives. A new $3 billion gasification project has been proposed for the...
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PepsiCo Dream Machine Recycling Sponsors 2,500 Free Green Cans for Chicago

Today, PepsiCo announced it is sponsoring 2,500 Free Green Cans for the city of Chicago through its Dream Machine Recycling Initiative. Free Green Cans are dual trash/recycling receptacles, and...

Business Leaders Spurring Chicago’s Environmental Efforts

A group of business leaders is overseeing the implementation of Chicago’s Climate Change Action Plan, ensuring it won’t sit on a shelf like so many others. John Tracy, chief technology...


Understanding the Different Types of Solar Panels

Making the switch to solar power is exciting, but you’ll have to do some research first. There are different variations of solar panels that offer various pros and cons. Check out this guide to understanding the different types of solar panels to make the best decision for your home or business.
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Are Bladeless Wind Turbines the Future of Wind Energy?

Bladeless wind turbines are a relatively new technology that improve on convectional turbines and hold a lot of promise for the future of renewable energy.
Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

8 Eco-Friendly Alternatives to Ziploc Bags

There are plenty of natural and Eco-friendly alternatives to Ziploc bags. From Lunchskin sandwich bags to Vegan food wraps, here are eight options you can try out.

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How the Business of Water Can Promote Sustainability

Dive into the world of the water business and discover its potential to foster sustainability. Learn how innovative approaches and conscious practices can safeguard our valuable water resources and contribute to a greener future.
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How to Make Your Own Neem Oil Pesticide

Neem oil pesticide is 100% natural and non-toxic to humans and pets, is inexpensive, and offers a long-term solution to pest problems.

4 Simple Ways to Unclog a Drain Without Harmful Chemicals

There are several inexpensive and non-toxic methods you can use to unclog drains in your home with ingredients you probably already have in your cabinets.

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