Posts Tagged With: environment

January 15, 2014

Synced traffic lights

Los Angeles’ new automated traffic control system promises to reduce travel time by 12% and greenhouse emissions by 1,000,000 metric…

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August 9, 2013

Using algae to power street lights

A French biologist has developed a way to power city street lights using algae.

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August 9, 2013

Billboard produces fresh water

Bradley Shende explores a new billboard in Lima, Peru, that produces potable water out of thin air. Video: Billboard produces…

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June 20, 2012

Week 13, 2012: Collaborative Consumption: Charging stations & Bike Sharing

Waiting for the bus? why not charge your phone? need a ride? why not get a bike. Check out these…

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May 3, 2012

Week 8, 2012: Cloud computing the dirty power? Internet Hall of Fame

Your files in the sky, that’s what you think about when someone mentions cloud computing. But reality is – the…