Sustainable City: What Urban Life of the Future Will Be Like

By |2020-02-22T14:24:04+03:00October 9th, 2019|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A sustainable city, urban sustainability, or eco-city (also "ecocity") is a city designed with consideration for social, economic, environmental impact, and resilient habitat for existing populations, without compromising the ability of future generations to experience the same. These cities are inhabited by people who are dedicated towards minimization of required inputs of energy, water, food, waste, the output of heat, air pollution - CO2, methane, and water pollution. Richard Register first coined the term "ecocity" in his 1987 book, Ecocity Berkeley: Building Cities for a

6 Simple Steps to an Eco-Friendly House You Should Follow

By |2020-02-23T16:35:29+03:00August 30th, 2019|Categories: Environment & Planet, Home Improvement & DIY, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |

People who make their homes eco-friendlier usually find they cost less to run too. It has to be an added bonus if you are helping the planet and saving money at the same time. Many people do not know where to start with making their house more eco-friendly though, so here are a few tips to help you. Here are some simple steps to an eco-friendly house anyone can follow: Be More Energy Efficient The less energy you use, the less has to be made

5 Eco-Friendly Technologies That May Transform the Future of the World

By |2019-08-01T21:39:41+03:00August 5th, 2018|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , , , |

The desire to “go green” has heralded an exciting new wave of eco-friendly technologies on the market. We all know about the urgency of climate change and other environmental issues at the forefront of public concern. The world’s brightest minds are turning their attention to clean and eco-friendly technologies, to combat waste and harness green energy. Let’s take a look at some new and groundbreaking eco-friendly technologies and discoveries. One day, they may shape our future and save our planet! 1. Solar Roof Tiles The

Living Off The Grid Is Easier Than It Seems And These 7 Communities Prove This

By |2020-01-27T18:31:13+03:00January 30th, 2018|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet, Lifestyle|Tags: , , , |

If you crave a life that's frugal, simple, and a little less ordinary, living off the grid might be for you. We are used to a fast-paced world of computers, smartphones, and instant gratification. Doing without all this may seem impossible. But the concept of simplicity and getting away from it all works. It leaves us with a sense of calm happiness, as proven by communities that have embraced this lifestyle. What it means to live off the grid When was the last time you

If You Still Don’t Know Why Recycling Is Important, We Need to Talk

By |2019-07-21T14:29:17+03:00August 10th, 2017|Categories: Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , |

It’s easier for us to assume that everyone knows why recycling is important. Still, there is overwhelming statistics that indicate it’s not true. You would think by now, everyone would be on top of their recycling game. After all, we have been talking about it for well over 50 years. Rather than bore you with another list of ways to recycle, we want to focus on why recycling is important. It Isn’t Always Throwing Things into Piles Which is the number one reason why even those

8 Ways to Help the Environment in Your Everyday Life

By |2019-07-21T15:18:29+03:00August 3rd, 2016|Categories: Alternative Energy, Environment & Planet|Tags: , , , |

Do you want to help the environment? Here’s what you can do. Taking care of the environment is, of course, extremely important. It seems like every day there is new evidence about environmental issues or information about what people can do to help. There are eco-friendly products and new ways to recycle. Even large international organizations and companies are working toward more environmentally responsible operations. Sustainable agriculture is another facet of environmental responsibility and one with numerous benefits for the planet and human population. If

Innovative Washing Machine Does Your Laundry While Getting You Fit

By |2020-02-10T22:56:31+03:00August 1st, 2016|Categories: Environment & Planet, Home Improvement & DIY, Science & Technology|Tags: , , , |

Innovative washing machine promises to clean our clothes without the use of electricity and give us the motivation to keep fit. We are living in a world where everybody is obsessed with getting fit. Also, we are living in a time when physical activity is brought to a minimum. Let’s not forget that our world today is quite polluted. The pollution of the air especially in the big cities, changes of temperatures, global warming, and many more factors make our daily need of washing the

10 Plants That Repel Bugs (You Want to Have One of Those in Your Backyard)

By |2020-03-25T20:52:47+03:00May 14th, 2016|Categories: Gardening, Home Improvement & DIY, Life Hacks|Tags: , , , , , , |

Plants that repel bugs are naturally eco-friendly and they will definitely have results. No one really likes bugs whenever they are having a good time relaxing indoors or outdoors. Bugs and insects such as mosquitoes that bite can really be a nuisance not to mention that they may spread diseases like Yellow fever and Malaria. Now, most of us opt for chemical solutions in repelling these bugs owing to the advertisements afforded to them. The sad truth is that some of these chemical solutions don’t