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Hook & Ladder Plans to Build Two Seemingly Identical Buildings

Look-alike apartment buildings in northeast Minneapolis showcase new ideas in energy efficiency Star Tribune, November 27, 2017 At first glance a pair of side-by-side apartment buildings slated to be built on an industrial site in northeast Minneapolis look nearly identical. They are not. One building will be built to conventional construction specifications. The other will […]

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The Worldbeing Wristband Could Revolutionize Carbon Tracking

Amanda Gassé for Zondits, January 11, 2015. Image credit: Layer Design Wearable technology has taken a big step into 2016 by integrating the Internet of Things with each individual’s environmental consciousness. London designer Benjamin Hubert partnered with Carbon Trust to produce Worldbeing, a Fitbit-like wearable that can track an individual’s carbon footprint. While Worldbeing is […]

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Don’t Take Airplanes, Eat Less Beef, and Live Like a Sardine

A New Carbon Footprint Calculator Measures Your Impact on the Environment Gita Subramony for Zondits, December 17, 2015. Image credit: Rl As the Paris Climate Talks conclude this week, carbon emissions have been getting a lot of coverage in the media. But beyond the national policies and international agreements, individuals can make a considerable difference. The […]

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LADWP Selects Brillio to Implement Smart Grid Pilot Program

Brillio Selected To Implement Smart Grid Pilot Program For Los Angeles Department Of Water And Power Virtual Strategy, September 22, 2015. Image credit: MichaelGaida Brillio, a global technology consulting, software, and business solutions company, today announced it has been selected by the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power (LADWP) to execute a strategic Smart Grid […]

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L’Oreal’s Sharing Beauty With All Program Reduces Carbon Footprint

L’Oreal USA Reduces CO2 Emissions by 57% PR Newswire, May 1, 2015. Image credit: makunin On the heels of Earth Day, L’Oreal USA is announcing the first measured results of its global sustainability program, Sharing Beauty With All. Launched in 2013, the program celebrates L’Oreal’s commitment to produce, develop and innovate sustainably.  By 2020, the […]

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Emerson’s Dynamic Solution for University Data Center Ecosystem

University of Cambridge Implements Dynamic Emerson Data Center Solutions to Drive Efficiency, Lower Costs and Reduce Carbon Footprint Business Wire, April 28, 2015. Image credit: geralt Emerson Network Power, a business of Emerson (NYSE:EMR) and a global leader in maximizing availability, capacity and efficiency of critical infrastructure, was selected to help drive operational efficiencies in […]