In places like Singapore, where fresh water is scarce, one method to obtain drinking water is to filter out the salt from seawater.
Businesses see an opportunity to turn a buck just about anywhere – even in climate change.
DC-area consumers begin by signing up online.
When Diana Mong’are became tired of the ever-growing trash piles in her community, she decided to do something about it.
It took an article published in Time Specials back in 2007 about the harmful effects of plastic bags that a “germ of an idea” sprung up.
Inventor Jonathan Donchey has been selling his “Seat Defenders,” which are essentially trash bags sized to fit chairs, to moviegoers.
Iluliaq Original Water is melted glacier water, and is the brainchild of Julien Caquineau, who has spent three years in Greenland developing the idea.
In a steep hillside city park on Bunker Hill, right next to the world’s shortest railway, 120 goats are about to be deployed.
The formula is paying off for the 38-person business, despite the downturn in construction and housing: Beatty says revenue was up 250 percent year-on-year.
Whether it’s a road under heavy traffic or commuters pounding the sidewalk pavement, micromovements on any surface can be converted into clean energy by power-scavenging devices fitted with piezoelectric (PE) crystals.