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Nest Renew Program by Google Helps You Use More Clean Energy

Using data from Google’s Carbon-Free Energy project, this smart thermostat shifts your daily energy consumption to using more renewable sources.
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Boston Company Offers New Way of Recycling Li-Ion Batteries

A Boston-based company, Nth Cycle and the US Department of Energy, and developing eco-friendly ways of recycling Li-ion batteries.
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First Shipment of Fossil-Free Steel Delivered to Volvo

Biofuels and electric cars are good ways to reduce transport emissions. But what about the emissions caused by the car industry? Volvo has a...
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Union Pacific to Use Biodiesel to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Railway is already far more sustainable than trucking. Now, Union Pacific raises the green bar even higher by using biodiesel to reduce carbon emissions....
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Eco-Friendly Organic Boost For The Textile Industry

Textile company Ultrafabrics has developed four new kinds of fabrics that are made from plant-based materials and can offer high durability and strength.
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Mexico’s New Strategy to Reverse Semi-arid Land Degradation

Mexican farmers are hit hard by drought and overgrazing. Now they’ve come up with a 100% natural solution that provides both soil nutrients and...
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Farmers Getting Double Benefit with Solar Panels in Fields

German farmers are using translucent solar panel roofs above their farms and doubled their incomes. The new farming strategy boosts green energy production.
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Continental to Start Using PET bottles in Tire Production

Continental plans to start using PET bottles in tire manufacturing and to have tires made from 100% sustainable materials in the future.
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Gradient Designed Eco-friendly Window AC Units

Gradient's new window AC units offer energy-efficient heating and cooling solutions that consume 30% less energy offer and 75% carbon reduction.
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Could Paint Really Be A Solution For Carbon Capture?

Kukbong Kim, a design graduate came up with a new formula for indoor and outdoor paint made of recycled concrete that absorbs 20% of...
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