The WindAid Institute missed its Kickstarter goal, but you can still donate directly to this important non-profit dedicated to teaching people about the benefits of renewable energy.
Between take-offs/landings, renting cars and general transit the transportation industry produces as much as 30 percent of CO2 emissions. In order to reduce the nearly billion tons of carbon dioxide released every year by aviation alone we need to get smart about how we travel. Slight adjustments in the way you travel can significantly reduce […]
We’ve launched a new feature here at Important Media encouraging our readers to share their personal sustainability story. You can send in your story to have it featured on our sites by filling out our form here. We look forward to hearing from you! Tell us about your company Filosano is a curated, online marketplace […]
We’ve launched a new feature here at Important Media encouraging our readers to share their personal sustainability story. You can send in your story to have it featured on our sites by filling out our form here. We look forward to hearing from you! Tell us about your company At Naturehood Ecological Consulting, I help […]
Energy efficiency is, hands-down, the most effective way for us to get to a low or no carbon future. According to an analysis by the Institute for Local Self-Reliance (see above), it’s the absolute cheapest source of energy, by a 3 to 1 margin, that we can explore. It’s (relatively) easy, it’s inexpensive, and the technology is proven […]
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Wedgewood, a real estate investment firm in Southern California, make green business work for them.
Australian start-up Humanihut has designed and built refugee shelters that are durable and highly portable. They are insulated and contain sanitary facilities. Each is powered by solar panels on the roof.
Originally published on CleanTechnica. The initial Cleantech Revolution Tour conference that we held in Berlin was a lot of fun, and the presentations were packed with interesting facts, figures, charts, and jokes. We had a blast, and there’s no way to share all of the conversations, connections, and laughs (which is why I encourage you to […]
Two students at UConn have formed a business that sells solar power equipment to places that have no access to an electrical grid. Equipment to recharge digital devices and keep medical supplies refrigerated are among their products.
When you’re considering company formation, it’s important to factor in issues of waste as part of your business planning process.
The SmartBike from VanMoof comes with disc brakes, an internal gearbox, and an anti-theft guarantee thanks to a built in GPS tracker.