Give back this weekend This holiday season, Uber is making it easier than ever for you to give back by donating gently-used plastic toys or spare coats. Uber has partnered with Second Chance Toys and New York Cares Coat Drive to help deliver both types of items to those who need them most. LEARN […]
Scientists have recently announced that they are going to be developing a new, greener technology for purifying water. The new water purifying technology will take advantage of the recent advances in nanotechnology to craft a biopolymer that will mimic a naturally occurring substance that will purify the water.
Recently, Japan has announced that they are developing a long-term strategy for green technology innovations. They have set a goal for doubling conservation and efficiency, thereby lowering energy costs along with many other goals.
San Francisco has recently unveiled a new roof regulation called by the ‘Better Roofs’ regulation. This new regulation makes solar panels mandatory for all building commercial or residential structures that are 10 stories or more.
In an interesting turn of events, a coral reef system has recently been found below mouth of the river Amazon. Many parties were astonished scientists, governments and the oil companies who were looking for oil in the area.
3D printing increases efficiency and reduces waste, making it a valuable tool in efforts to make manufacturing more sustainable. Its applications range from medical devices to aerospace — and possibly even drinking water. Earlier this month General Electric announced a project with the Department of Energy that uses 3D printed turbines in a process that […]
This September 11, the country will mourn the 14th anniversary of the attacks that changed our world forever. But if you want to honor the victims, survivors and their families of the 9/11 attacks, volunteer. Because of the organizers of the 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance, September 11 is no longer just about […]
US Federal Court House Project Achieves LEED Gold Certification Green Building Research Institute (GBRI) and Akintayo Management Group (AMG) joined forces to support the Region 4 Design and Construction Division (D&C) of the General Services Administration (GSA) in completing the LEED certification process for the United States Courthouse in New Bern, North Carolina. This […]