VELUX's 'Green Lighthouse' Is Denmark's First CO2-Neutral Public Building. Strategic Project Manager Lone Feifer, talks about the building.
Added: 11/3/2009 at 9:01 AM
Sumatra, Indonesia is home to unique peatland forests harbouring some of the world's carbon richest soil. In order to protect the planet's climate, it is crucial to save what is left of the world's forests.
Added: 10/30/2009 at 7:23 AM
Copenhagen plans to lower its CO2 emissions by 80,000 tons by 2015 and a major part of this strategy involves promoting cycling so that 50% of commuting traffic in Copenhagen is done by bike by 2015. The city already has 350 km of bicycle trails and encourages cycling. 40 km of new trails have been created with a further 70 km under development. The green bicycle tracks separate bicycles from car traffic and make it safer and easier for cyclists to get around. Green Cities and cities going green
Added: 10/28/2009 at 7:21 AM
Better Place and DSB signed an agreement to provide Danes with door-to-door, sustainable transportation by combining trains and electric cars. The partnership is designed to offer Danes a convenient transportation alternative that leads to a considerable reduction of harmful CO2 emissions, road congestion, and provides a more enjoyable travel or commute experience. Together the two companies will deliver a shared electric vehicle (EV) service.
Added: 10/23/2009 at 10:44 AM
The 3BL Media CSR Minute: 60 seconds or so of daily news and commentary on corporate social responsibility (CSR) and the triple bottom line (3BL).Today's Items: Coca-Cola's Sustainability Initiatives, Newsweek's Top 500 Green Rankings, GoodBusiness International Joins UN Global Compact
Added: 10/8/2009 at 7:57 PM
Today's Items: Philips' LED Bulb + Dep't of Energy's $10M Prize. Topaz's CSR AWARD from Chamber Ireland President's Award. ACORE's Finance ForumThe CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.
Added: 10/5/2009 at 6:37 PM
The CSR Minute is your daily video digest of the most relevant Corporate Social Responsible news of the day. Our team of 3BL Media correspondents tracks the global world of corporate social responsibility to bring you coverage of the most important announcements, initiatives, issues, trends, ideas, and breaking news.Today's Items: Seventh Generation, Whole Foods + Rainforest Action Network's Palm Oil Webcast. Plum Creek Timber + Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes. Siemens + McGraw-Hill's Report
Added: 9/21/2009 at 9:18 PM
New research findings revealed on September 14, show that there is huge offshore wind energy potential in Europe. According to a recent study, the existing and planned European offshore wind projects would, if implemented, supply 10% of Europe's electricity whilst avoiding over 200 million tones of CO2 emissions every year.
Added: 9/15/2009 at 7:11 AM
The world's first full-scale floating wind turbine, StatoilHydro's Hywind pilot, is being officially inaugurated in the North Sea. StatoilHydro is investing about NOK 340 million (approx. US$ 57m) in the project, with Enova, a state-owned company which promotes environment-friendly changes to energy production and use in Norway, providing NOK 59 million (approx. US$ 10m). Hywind comprises a 2.3-megawatt wind turbine installed on a traditional floater.
Added: 9/8/2009 at 8:13 AM
A basic differential controller senses the difference between collector and storage and responds by regulating a pump. A simple Basic kit is all you need to build your own differential controller.
Added: 8/25/2009 at 10:35 AM