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List of easy ways to go green

Greening your home to make it healthier, more energy-efficient and better for the environment doesn’t have to be a difficult process. Start with a home energy audit, sometimes offered for free by your local energy company or for a fee by a private firm, to see where your home’s performing the worst. Switch to compact fluorescent light bulbs. Replacing just

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Great Ideas for Adaptive Reuse of Bridges From The Solar Park South Competition

Great Ideas for Adaptive Reuse of Bridges From The Solar Park South Competition

Great Ideas for Adaptive Reuse of Bridges From The Solar Park South Competition This international competition was held in Italy.  Preview: The challenge in the competition was to design an alternate use for gorgeous concrete bridges built in the sixties by some of the world best engineers, like Pier Luigi Nervi; they are being replaced by new shorter routes that are mainly

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Netherlands to Roll Out Energy-Generating SolaRoad Bike Path

Netherlands to Roll Out Energy-Generating SolaRoad Bike Path

Preview:Paving new bike paths is a great way to encourage carbon-free transportation and cut car emissions, and now The Netherlands is getting ready to roll out an energy-generating solar cycle path. The project, known as SolaRoad, has been developed by the TNO research institute along with the Province of North Holland, the Ooms Avenhorn Group and Imtech. It is currently

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From the Telegraph- decreasing food availability the underlying cause of political unrest –Egypt and Tunisia

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