Magic’ fridge to fight food wastage & hunger with dignity

One of the paradoxes of India is the simultaneous existence of plenty and poverty. According to a report by the Food and Agricultural Organisation of the United Nations, every third malnourished child is Indian, yet hundreds of tons of food is wasted across India every day – across homes, events like weddings, parties, and restaurants.… Lire la suite Magic’ fridge to fight food wastage & hunger with dignity

An artificial photosynthesis can produce clean fuel for the Cars of tomorrow

Photosynthesis is an essential natural process that keeps not just plants, but just about everything else on Earth alive including us. When plants convert carbon dioxide and water into carbohydrates, they feed themselves and emit oxygen for us to breathe. But what if we took a page out of nature’s book, and figured out how to use… Lire la suite An artificial photosynthesis can produce clean fuel for the Cars of tomorrow

The conservative US state where refugees are being welcomed with open arms

Refugees are not a common sight in out-of-the-way Montana, but Missoula resident Mary Poole and her book club decided to make a change by welcoming fleeing families into their homes Today, Poole runs the small non-profit, which helped persuade the International Rescue Committee to establish a refugee resettlement office here last year. At a time… Lire la suite The conservative US state where refugees are being welcomed with open arms

Former President Jimmy Carter Just Made a Solar Farm to Power Half His City

In 1979, in the throes of the U.S. energy crisis, then President Jimmy Carter addressed the nation as he installed 32 solar panels designed to use the Sun’s energy to heat water. He told the country, “A generation from now, this solar heater can either be a curiosity, a museum piece, an example of a… Lire la suite Former President Jimmy Carter Just Made a Solar Farm to Power Half His City

The UK’s oldest postal service is now using all -electric vans

While some are working towards perfecting modern communications through quantum technologies, there are still companies doing it the old-fashion way. In the United Kingdom, however, the Royal Mail is blending the old with the new with a technological makeover. The tried and true postal service has decided that its time to turn one of the longest-running services… Lire la suite The UK’s oldest postal service is now using all -electric vans

The cost of Solar will drop another 25% by 2022

A new report has found that the cost of solar energy is dropping at a staggering rate of 4.4 percent worldwide each year. However, it cites some worrying causes as to why the power source has become so cheap. THE SOLAR PRICE SLUMP Solar energy is becoming much cheaper all over the world according to… Lire la suite The cost of Solar will drop another 25% by 2022

The greenest football club in the world

Football isn’t particularly known for its progressive thinking, but Ecotricity’s collaboration with Forest Green Rovers could shift the goalposts. Welcome to the most sustainable football club in the world – probably Newly promoted to the Football League for the first time in the club’s history, the Green Devils, as they’re known, at Forest Green Rovers… Lire la suite The greenest football club in the world

Boys is creating memes to spread awareness about organic farming

What do you associate memes with? The first few words that come to my mind are comedy and satire. But 24-year-old Santhosh, an agriculturalist, uses them to inform farmers about various techniques and tips that will benefit their practice. This meme-crusader comes from a farming family, and is armed with a B.SC in agriculture from… Lire la suite Boys is creating memes to spread awareness about organic farming

Volvo becomes the first premium car maker to go all electric

Starting 2019 onwards, all vehicles manufactured by veteran automaker Volvo will either be hybrid or electric. According to Håkan Samuelsson, Volvo Car Group’s president and CEO, « We are convinced that the future of Volvo is electric. » COMMITTED TO ELECTRIFICATION Electric vehicles are quickly becoming the future of automobiles, thanks to efforts by both veteran car… Lire la suite Volvo becomes the first premium car maker to go all electric