Passive Solar Greenhouse
 

Passive Solar Greenhouse

Extend the growth season with a passive solar greenhouse. Plant breeding and plant production is a good way of contributing to the environment. The best way to sustain this endeavor is to get a solar greenhouse. The purpose of any greenhouse is to collect solar energy whenever the sun shining...
Sustainable Solutions for Food Industry
 

Sustainable Solutions for Food Industry

In today’s world there is an obvious challenge of feeding a growing population, while at the same time minimizing the global impacts of food production. The food that is produced in a conventional manner has a significant impact on the environment, through pollution, toxic pesticides and insecticides, etc. In fact,...
Ways To Solar Power Your Home Effectively
 

Ways To Solar Power Your Home Effectively

There are just a few suggestions in order to Solar Power Your Home. It depends on where you live as to which side of the house you should put the most windows on. For the northern hemisphere it is more common to assume that the sun rises more toward the...
What are the advantages of geothermal energy?
 

What are the advantages of geothermal energy?

We have the technology to do a lot of things and one of these is to tap the earth’s energy. This is exactly what we do when we decide to use geothermal which happens to be a green energy source. First lets make clear what is geothermal energy is, it...
Investment into Renewable Energy Resources
 

Investment into Renewable Energy Resources

The U.S. government must continue to back the expansion of the role of renewable energy resources, their research and development and its implementation by companies and homeowners. At the moment the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is about to establish a new “Clean Energy Impact Investment Center” and is expanding...
Backgrounds of Startups Companies in Cleantech
 

Backgrounds of Startups Companies in Cleantech

Based on an analysis of some key startups in the algae alternative energy sector, and based on interactions with a number of other small aspiring startups in the industry, the following are the typical characteristics of an algae cleanteach company startup: 1.  It is typically started by a small group...
Turn your green business into success
 

Turn your green business into success

The changing consumer behavior towards green products opens up lots of opportunities to start a green business. Have a look at the following parameters to evaluate the opportunities for “enviropreneurs”: Proximity to your existing business line Innovation index Risk return portfolio of the opportunity Classify into manufacturing/ service/ trading opportunity...
Energy Efficiency
 

Energy Efficiency

What is energy efficiency? In plain simple it is efficient energy use and energy conservation. The efficient use of energy and renewable energy are said to be the pillars of sustainable energy policy. According to the IEA, improved energy efficient buildings, industrial processes and transportation could reduce the world’s energy...
Investing in Renewable Energy Stocks – a Clever Idea?
 

Investing in Renewable Energy Stocks – a Clever Idea?

A portfolio containing renewable-energy stocks is a great part of any modern investor’s financial plan, due to the fact that there is so much upward potential. These make excellent long term growth investment vehicles, and the money put into them by you, the investor, serves to further the cause of...

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