Month: August 2017

Carbon nanotube yarns generate electricity when stretched & twisted

Carbon nanotube yarns generate electricity when stretched & twisted

In the near future, clothing made with “twistron” yarns could power wearable devices with the motion of the wearer’s body. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Growing virtual plants could teach farmers how to best grow real ones

Growing virtual plants could teach farmers how to best grow real ones

Researchers are developing computer simulations that can improve agricultural success. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Royal Mail rolls out cute electric trucks

Royal Mail rolls out cute electric trucks

But it’s not just what powers them that is interesting; it’s the whole design. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Crowdsourced Trump Forest aims to plant 10 billion trees to offset removal of Clean Power Plan

Crowdsourced Trump Forest aims to plant 10 billion trees to offset removal of Clean Power Plan

In a bid to mitigate the effects of the current US administration’s anti-climate policies, this campaign is encouraging people to step up the carbon sequestration pace by planting billions of trees. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Massive Norwegian data center will be fully powered by renewable energy

Massive Norwegian data center will be fully powered by renewable energy

The data center will be the largest in the world. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Google looks to salt and antifreeze for renewable energy storage

Google looks to salt and antifreeze for renewable energy storage

Alphabet, Google’s parent company, is experimenting with a new energy storage technology. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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