Clean Tech

Clean technology includes recycling, renewable energy (wind power, solar power, biomass, hydropower, biofuels), information technology, green transportation, electric motors, green chemistry, lighting, Greywater, and many other appliances that are now more energy efficient. It is a means to create electricity and fuels, with a smaller environmental footprint and minimise pollution. To make green buildings, transport and infrastructure both more energy efficient and environmentally benign.
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Scape Studio plans to build a park filled with millions of oysters to clean the Gowanus Canal

Oyster-tecture: Scape Studio Plans to Build a Park Filled with Millions of Oysters to Clean the Gowanus Canal

Scape Studio plans to build a park filled with millions of oysters to clean the Gowanus Canal

Direct Drive Wind Turbine Design Could Transform Offshore Wind

Direct Drive Wind Turbine Design Could Transform Offshore Wind

Direct Drive Wind Turbine Design Could Transform Offshore Wind : TreeHugger

Jimmy Carter: Reject Keystone XL oil pipeline - " This leadership by example would usher in a new era where climate change and pollution is given the urgent attention and focus it deserves in a world where the climate crisis is already a daily struggle for so many."

Jimmy Carter: Reject Keystone XL oil pipeline

President Of America Jimmy Carter Undergoes Elective Surgery. Jimmy Carter Doing Well Now After The Surgery

SF is the nation's fourth-most electric vehicle-ready city

SF is the nation's fourth-most electric vehicle ready city. (Portland, Oregon is

Onshore wind energy: what are the pros and cons?

Onshore Wind Energy: What are the pros and cons? Faq on wind power : RWE npower renewables Little Cheyne Court Wind Farm > a good article.

Tesla Fires Up Solar-Powered Charging Stations

Tesla Fires Up Solar-Powered Charging Stations

Tesla launches Supercharger network for Model S electric car. The Supercharger network aims to make long distance travel possible for electric car owner.

Fuel Efficiency Standard Could Jump-Start Electric Cars

Fuel Efficiency Standard Could Jump-Start Electric Cars

Hybrid Vehicle, Fuel Efficiency, Electric Cars, Classic Cars, Environment, Power Cars, Vintage Classic Cars, Electric Vehicle, Vintage Cars

#Plastic #toys aren't just polluting oceans and overflowing #landfills, they have also been linked to #tumor development and #birthdefects. Learn about the companies who are searching for alternatives such as #bioplastics to keep our kids safe.

Toymakers Take the Lead On Sustainable Plastics

Nine part stacking toy Parts Interchangeable with other ECO toy Trucks Made sawdust and safe, certified, recycled plastic,NO paint makes.

A new interactive map from the World Resources Institute shows where heavy energy users (read: companies) can buy renewable electricity. The state-by-state map displays options at the scale companies need from local utilities and at prices Institute considers “affordable.”

Big Power Users Can Shop for Renewables Starting Here

A new interactive map from the World Resources Institute shows where heavy energy users (read: companies) can buy renewable electricity.

The new carport at Ford's global headquarters will be the second-largest #solar carport in the Midwest. #Sustainability #Eco #Cars Read more: http://bit.ly/1oUTGCK

Ford to Launch Largest Solar Array in Michigan

Ford, DTE Energy to Build Michigan’s Largest Solar Array - Solar Thermal Magazine

A Human-Powered Refrigeration System To Save Lives In Developing Countries

A Human-Powered Refrigeration System To Save Lives In Developing Countries

Mechanical engineering student Rogers Feng designed a portable, inexpensive, human-powered way to keep vaccines refrigerated in developing countries.

Will Renewable Energy Be the Focus of Crowdfunding Social Entrepreneurs?

An active social media presence is imperative for a successful crowdfunding campaign, says Candace Klein, CEO and founder of crowdfunding site SoMoLend.

If you’re a #homeowner considering #solar, you’re not alone. Yet many struggle to distinguish a good deal from a good sales pitch. To avoid the trap, here are the top three questions you need to be asking... #solarpanels #solarpower #renewableenergy

How Today’s Solar Sales Tactics Mislead Homeowners - Triple Pundit

If you’re a homeowner considering solar, you’re not alone. Still, many struggle to distinguish a good deal from just a good sales pitch.

Cutting costs is paramount for the offshore wind industry – as well as for the climate. The cheaper the technology becomes, the more green offshore wind capacity will see the light of day. A record-low price on the Dutch wind farm Borssele 1+2 marks a breakthrough for offshore wind costs.

Offshore wind costs hit a record low with Dutch wind farm

Cutting costs is paramount for the offshore wind industry – as well as for the climate. The cheaper the technology becomes, the more green offshore wind capacity will see the light of day. A record-low price on the Dutch wind farm Borssele 1+2 marks a breakthrough for offshore wind costs.

The bio-based product industry is growing. And the USDA’s BioPreferred Program is working to promote the benefits of a sustainable bio-based product industry that helps reduce our dependence on fossil fuel sources. 3p spoke with Kate Lewis, program analyst for the BioPreferred program, to find out what the bio-based market is doing and why it’s good news for the U.S. economy.

USDA BioPreferred Program Spurs Economic Growth

The bio-based product industry is growing. And the USDA’s BioPreferred Program is working to promote the benefits of a sustainable bio-based product industry that helps reduce our dependence on fossil fuel sources. 3p spoke with Kate Lewis, program analyst for the BioPreferred program, to find out what the bio-based market is doing and why it’s good news for the U.S. economy.

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