Sustainability

You Can Build Your Own Affordable Solar Power System

You Can Build Your Own Affordable Solar Power System

Going green has many benefits. The obvious one is that it reduces one’s carbon footprint, in turn saving the environment. Another reason to unplug...

Officials Crashed a Jet into Nuclear Reactor Facility to Test its Walls

Officials Crashed a Jet into Nuclear Reactor Facility to Test its Walls

In 1988 the US government wanted to know just how strong reinforced concrete is, the very same stuff used in construction...

Best Water Treatment Systems for Your Home

Best Water Treatment Systems for Your Home

Water treatment systems are designed to solve differing issues with domestic water supplies. As hydrology and water quality vary widely across countries consumers need...

Solar Power Became the World’s Cheapest Energy, New Study Says

Solar Power Became the World’s Cheapest Energy, New Study Says

Solar power is becoming the world’s cheapest energy source. The cost of solar power has declined drastically over the past six years, to the point...

Paris’s Floating Gym Powered by Human Energy

Paris’s Floating Gym Powered by Human Energy

There’s nothing quite like a good workout overlooking a beautiful view; be it the ocean, mountain tops or a magical city.  The Italian architecture firm, Carlo...

Turning the tide: Scotland’s first tidal power generator

Turning the tide: Scotland’s first tidal power generator

Scotland surges forward with its low carbon policy with the announcement of the switching on of its first 1.5MW tidal stream turbines. This is...

This Incredible Floating House Complex is Truly Off-The-Grid

This Incredible Floating House Complex is Truly Off-The-Grid

For many people seeking environmentally friendly living, living off the grid remains the ultimate goal. Canadian couple Wayne Adams and Catherine King managed to...

India Unveils World’s Largest Solar Power Plant

India Unveils World’s Largest Solar Power Plant

India has been celebrated by environmental groups with the announcement of its latest solar power plant in Kamuthi, Tamil Nadu, Southern India. The facility’s...

New Kid on the Renewable Energy Block: Solar Roof Tiles

New Kid on the Renewable Energy Block: Solar Roof Tiles

Tesla’s recent debut of solar roof tiles to replace regular tiles seriously impressed the public. Similar solar roof tiles are the latest addition to...

Camp Stove Turning Fire Into Electric and Charging Your Devices by Fire

Camp Stove Turning Fire Into Electric and Charging Your Devices by Fire

Imagine that you are camping with your friends, grilling sausage, bacon, or boiling water on fire for your coffee. Normally, you resign yourself to...