Aramark Canada is embarking on an initiative that commits buyers to purchase produce from local farmers for an entire year. It is part of the Ontario government’s $500,000 investment in various projects to promote locally grown foods. The program, Go Local Everyday, is in partnership with Azoti, and comes with a generous $15,000 price tag. […]
Over the past ten years, e-bikes have taken off, literally and figuratively. Europe is perhaps the best example of this phenomenon, with double-digit growth in 2016 and no signs of slowing down. It’s not hard to understand the driving force behind this booming trend. E-bikes are cool, and their benefits are extraordinary. E-bikes eliminate the […]
The 8th International Greentech & Eco Products Exhibition & Conference Malaysia (IGEM 2017) took place on the 11-13th of October in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. It was officiated by The Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water, Dr. Maximus Johnity Ongkili. We’ve already written a post about IGEM detailing the expectations for the event. However, this time around, […]
The Duke Energy director of business development made this dramatic prediction in Chicago last Thursday. Although it did not surprise us
The Smithsonian Institute believes battery research is at a tipping point. “The world is waiting on a battery breakthrough,” they say.
It may take decades to halt global warming finally, and begin to reverse the threat. The battery industry is doing its best to manage the primary contributor, carbon
Ever heard of green walls? No, not the green-color painted walls but the environmentally-friendly, air fresheners and brothers to green roofs. In our final part of posts about green architecture, we will be discussing the 3 different types of eco-green walls! Green Facades Green facades are a particular type of green wall that is made […]
On this week’s post, we’d like to continue with the interesting topic of green roofs! In our latest post, we discussed what a green roof is and today we’d like to discuss companies that work with green roofs. In particular, we’d like to discuss a certain organization by the name of GreenRoofs Canada. What Is Green […]
It is impossible to get our household battery storage 100% in balance. We may have less sun in winter, and stronger winds blowing in some winter months.
On this week’s dose of environmentally friendly initiatives, we’d like to open a discussion and provide an explanation for the ever famous green roofs! To start off, we’d like to define them: So… What Exactly Is A Green Roof? A green roof system is a layer on the per-existing roof of a building which includes […]