Sustainability is the new revolution or evolution, which has taken over the entire planet. This is the revolution which everyone is endorsing and supporting, from governments to citizens. Urban areas world over are under the scourge of pollution and decreasing air quality. Even though urban areas account for only 2% of the land area on Earth, the pollution caused has led to global warming and climate change. The change towards sustainability has begun, as most people are conscious of the various types of pollution and how they can reduce their carbon footprint. Green urbanism is the need of the hour, so that growth happens, but at a lesser cost to the environment.
A green home has many advantages. It stays cool in hot weather and hot in cool weather naturally, is energy efficient as you can use solar, wind and geothermal energy, instead of using energy from the grid. Or you could have the option to be connected to the grid and use renewable energy sources when you want to. It all depends on the design of your green home. Read on to know about some green home concepts and designs:
Recycling is the need of the hour, as global warming is posing serious threats to our environment. Many feel we need to establish a recycling plant to do so. Well, that is not the case! Some of our movies have shown some outrageous examples of recycling. How? Read on:
As revolutionary as computers have been for the human civilization, they are unfortunately also one of the biggest contributors to landfills and plastic, electronic waste at the moment. That being said, there are a number of innovators around the world that are hard at work trying to ensure that computing becomes a lot more simpatico with the future of the planet. Check out the following green computer concepts.