Author: Mary Fitzgerald

MIcrosoft cutting emissions by 75% by 2030

MIcrosoft cutting emissions by 75% by 2030

The action will prevent 10 million metric tons of carbon emissions. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Mini wastewater treatment plant produces energy, clean water and fertilizer

Mini wastewater treatment plant produces energy, clean water and fertilizer

The units will be coupled with shipping container toilet and bath houses for use in developing regions. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Detailed photos reveal the magical wilderness of a native garden in LA

Detailed photos reveal the magical wilderness of a native garden in LA

Scott Logan’s macro photographs of the famed Gottlieb Native Garden show how biodiversity can thrive in an urban oasis. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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This geodesic dome greenhouse project & chicken coop cost $475 to build

This geodesic dome greenhouse project & chicken coop cost $475 to build

Thanks to careful scrounging and salvaging, a Danish design student was able to cheaply build a “self-sufficient” dome for use as a greenhouse. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Microsoft's data centers in Ireland are getting an influx of wind power

Microsoft's data centers in Ireland are getting an influx of wind power

The tech giant just agreed to purchase all of the energy from GE’s Tullahennel wind farm. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Decoy sea turtle eggs help track down poachers

Decoy sea turtle eggs help track down poachers

The 3D-printed eggs look just like the real thing while tracking smuggling routes. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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This Swiss facility is sucking carbon dioxide out of the air for growing veggies (Video)

This Swiss facility is sucking carbon dioxide out of the air for growing veggies (Video)

Run on waste heat, this commercial facility is the first of its kind in the world, extracting CO2 from the air and piping it to a greenhouse farm to grow veggies. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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Flower-like wave energy turbines could power the coasts of Japan

Flower-like wave energy turbines could power the coasts of Japan

The wave energy generators would help to both generate power and dissipate the power of the waves crashing against the shore. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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This company is using algae to make environmentally friendly inks

This company is using algae to make environmentally friendly inks

Instead of heavy metals, petroleum products, and toxic solvents, this printing ink is made with algae grown by Living Ink. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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It's time to adopt Cosmic Time, one time for the entire world

It's time to adopt Cosmic Time, one time for the entire world

Time zones are an anachronism in the Internet age. Let’s get rid of them. This post comes from the RSS feed of Treehugger, you can find more here!

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