June 2017

Office developers in Dubai are paving the way towards going green!

By | 2017-10-13T15:34:16+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Going Green|

It is certain that the next generation offices of Dubai are going green! In fact, 81 percent of ongoing office project has LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certification. This is the highest ration among global cities. Moreover, UAE is among the top 10 nations in LEED-certified buildings outside of the U.S. The LEED certification validates that a project is built and operates in specific optimum sustainable methods. [...]

HYPOS of Germany aims to produce hydrogen from green renewables

By | 2017-10-13T15:58:17+00:00 June 18th, 2017|Going Green|

HYPOS (Hydrogen Power Storage & Solutions East Germany) is a network of research institutions and companies based in Halle (Saale) in the federal state of Saxony-Anhalt in Germany. HYPOS is currently working on a project sponsored by the state of Saxony-Anhalt and German Federal Government. This aims to use renewable energy to produce green hydrogen so that there will be less dependency to petrol and other fossil fuels. Simens [...]

May 2017

Tesla’s Elegant Solar Roof Does Not Only Save Energy But Also Money

By | 2017-10-13T18:37:54+00:00 May 30th, 2017|Going Green|

This solar roof will save up your money while saving the planet! Home is the safest and most peaceful place for us. It is where our whole family stays and bonds together. So when it comes to our house, we should never compromise! Good thing there is an innovative creation from Tesla! They have revolutionized a solar roof that is not just great at storing solar energy but also [...]

Two-Thirds of Germany’s Electricity is Now Powered By Renewable Energy

By | 2017-10-13T18:39:51+00:00 May 28th, 2017|Going Green|

While other countries burn coal to maintain their electricity supply, Germany made a great turn by using renewable energy as the source of their electricity. In fact, two-thirds of the whole country's electricity is now coming from the renewable energy. As per the data from Germany think-tank Agora Energiewende, an average of 64 percent of Germany's electricity consumption is now coming from renewable energy since the 30th of April [...]

Scientists Discover Plastic-Eating Bacteria That Will Help Fight Plastic Pollution

By | 2017-10-13T18:48:57+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Going Green|

Ideonella sakaiensis could be a solution for plastic pollution When people think of bacteria, it is usually involves negative thoughts due to the sicknesses they can cause us. However, there is a species of this unwanted organism that could actually change the mind of people about its worth. Ideonella sakaiensis, is a strain of bacteria that has been newly discovered to have the ability of eating plastics. According to the [...]

Countries are Starting to Pave the Way Forward with Plastic Roads

By | 2017-10-13T18:53:28+00:00 May 7th, 2017|Going Green|

Roads paved with recycled plastics are greener, stronger, and require less maintenance. Roads are an important part of our everyday living, helping us get to where we need to go. But what if this useful inanimate thing would be of greater help when it comes to preserving our mother earth? That would be amazing, right? Good thing that some countries are now paving their way forward by using [...]