The world is faced with overwhelming social issues, from climate change to poverty. Students and young entrepreneurs are taking advantage of the growing number of devices connected to the Internet, […]
Solar and wind installations were on the rise last year, thanks in part to the gradual introduction of the federal Clean Energy Plan, which was formal ...
As domestic violence continues to make headlines and spark national conversations, Mary Kay Inc. and loveisrespect announce the extension of their p ...
Nearly 20 percent of the world’s land is desert and 97 percent of the world’s water is saline water. This has turned land and water into increasingly scarce resources, giving [...]
Nearly half of Fortune 500 corporations are already committed to making a shift to renewable energy in order to reduce their environmental footprint, improve their corporate sustainability profile, and support [...]
In the US, buildings account for 39 percent of total energy use, 68 percent of total electricity consumption, 38 percent of carbon emissions, and 12 percent of total water consumptions. [...]
Last week, I wrote about my visit to the Shams-1 hybrid thermal solar-natural gas plant in Abu Dhabi. This 100MW plant, which combines concentrated solar power (CSP) with natural gas, [...]
An interesting and potentially very exciting project was unveiled today at Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week. It combines biofuels and aquaculture to produce a combination of food and fuel in the [...]
Fuel cell technology involves clean and efficient conversion of chemical energy into electrical power in an electrochemical process that is virtually free of pollutants. Due to absence of combustion, almost [...]
The Oculus Rift is the first truly immersive virtual reality headset. It gives people a very real life experience: the British Army’s latest recruitment drive is using it to drop potential soldiers into [...]