Xeros with the help of research conducted at the University of Leeds has taken the world by a surprise. The company has walked into uncharted territory with a new washing machine that depends upon 1.3 million nylon balls for work. These washing machines use small polymer balls filled in the washer drum as cleaning agents.
Apple has recently declared that soon it will enter a partnership with the biggest power generating company of Nevada for building a solar powered data center. The plan is to upgrade their existing data center located at Reno in Nevada. According to speculation, the solar powered data center will use photovoltaic power generators capable of generating 43.5 million kilowatt. This huge amount of power will help in the smooth functioning of the data center.
Every one of us faces significant energy costs on a monthly basis. From gassing up the car and heating/cooling the home to even watering the lawn, most of the activities we do directly or indirectly consume energy and contribute to our carbon footprint. Fortunately, technological advancements in recent years have given rise to some really innovative ways in which we can reduce our carbon footprint and make our homes more environmental friendly. Here are a couple of those innovations we think every house should adopt for a better, cleaner future.
Green technologies are our future; therefore, scientists around the globe are working towards new technological developments that will make vital changes in our lives and the way we live. These technologies will make our life more sustainable in the days to come.
Whenever you think of a green home, you might just recollect a roof fitted with unsightly solar panels sticking out and making it look dull. However, that is not the case anymore, as green technologies of today help you merge aesthetics with sustainability to get a perfect home. Here are some of the green technologies to revamp your home.
A number of technological innovations are taking place worldwide to make the world a better place to live. In order to increase sustainability and make the planet a better place to live in, it is important to get rid of issues, such as water shortage, climate change, overuse of resources and deforestation. Here are some trending technologies developed to ensure a safe and sustainable future.
Recently, a study report conducted jointly by WWF, Cleantech Group and TSAERG, wherein they evaluated 40 countries, was released to the public. The study evaluated these countries based on various indicators comprising factors, such as areas with significant growth in entrepreneurial cleantech companies, reasons for more growth in specific regions and the nations that are improving in terms of cleantech innovations growth. Here are some of the top countries implementing cleantech technology:
Green technology is evolving in leaps and bounds. The innovators are coming up with better designs every now and then to make saving energy easier for homeowners. The more energy we save, the better because pollution is caused due to the combustion of fuels for the generation of electricity. The new age gadget makers are focusing on making household gadgets greener and more energy efficient. In the following, we have been some of the best energy saving green innovations.
Becoming a gardener just got easier thanks mainly to a slew of android apps entering the market with the aim of transforming even a layman into an ace gardener. These apps would offer interested gardeners with every necessary detail they would need to know about their plants. Interested to know more, then here are five garden friendly android apps that would help you develop your green thumb.