Category: Sustainability

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Expo 2017 to showcase energy savings

The next world exposition, which will be held around the theme “Future Energy”, will focus on alternative sources of energy and transport. Construction has now begun on the 174-hectare development for Expo2017. When completed,...

Japanese inventors are taking on disposable plastic products with their ecological packaging material made out of algae. (Image credit: Toyota) 1

Plastic out of seaweed

Japanese inventors want to alleviate the problem of marine waste with an ecological, degradable packaging. Made out of marine algae, their product has already received a prestigious design award. The designers are now in...

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IPCC to focus on cities

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change intends to pay special attention to the impact of climate change on cities and in particular on the challenges and opportunities for urban mitigation and adaption. The Intergovernmental...