The trained biologist and environmentalist Matevz Lenarcic is the first flyer and pilot to complete the eco friendly Arctic voyage. And the ultra light plane flew almost 4,000 kilometers which no other light plane is capable of flying. He had started his journey to North Pole on 22nd of April from Ljubljana for his GreenlightWorldFlight North Pole project. And has been flying from Europe to America and back all over to the North Pole in an ultra light plane. The environmentalist Slovenian Matevz Lenarcic then later landed at Ljubljana completing the month long trip. Earlier the journey was scheduled for a shorter duration but due to inexplicable reasons the journey was stretched for an additional 14 days. The biologist even explains his well wishers and the crowds that the trip was a lot more difficult and troublesome than he had expected but what matters the most is the ultra light plane landed safely.
After the immense success of Samsung Galaxy S2 and Samsung Galaxy S3, Samsung has come up with new Samsung Galaxy S4 as the latest Android phone in Galaxy S series. And this time, the new phone is environment friendly. Yes, you read it right. Now, Samsung Salaxy S4 is environment friendly too. Samsung Galaxy S4 along with all the bundled accessories has successfully passed the TCO certification. TCO certification is the certification for being an environment friendly product. So this means that now your Samsung Galaxy S4 is healthy device to use when we talk in reference with environment.
Nowadays it is essential that all human beings contribute towards a more sustainable living. Sustainable living is a concept that means each and every organization, company and individual on this planet should make conscious efforts to reduce the use of resources and reduce causing harm to the environment that we live in, in any way that is possible for them
These days one has to make decision regarding the type of color to be used for painting one’s house. Some of the main paint brands present a low or zero volatile organic compounds (VOC). VOCs are the vapors arising from the products used in making paints which pollute both the indoor and outside environment during and after painting.
Using solar energy can lower down your home energy bills to a great extent. In addition, your house will remain free of harmful gases and pollutants that various equipment running on fuels produce. Solar energy can easily be converted to electricity and heat, and can replace your regular gas and electricity sources. There are several ways you may utilize solar power to heat up your home.
In what could be considered as a major breakthrough for solar energy and its use in domestic circuits, a team of highly qualified scientists at the Victorian Organic Solar Cell Consortium (VICOSC) in Australia have developed a specialized solar printer that is capable of printing flexible A3 sized (paper size) photovoltaic solar cells.
Human power can be put to great uses and it can even save on the electrical energy that you utilize for running several household appliances. Are you thinking how would it get possible? Well, there are various types of power generating devices that can be built to run on human muscle power and body energy. Some such devices include chargers, generators, and similar gadgets that supply the converted electrical energy from human power to run the appliances. There are a few of these interesting devices that have been developed for generating small amounts of electricity to be used in emergency situations. Check out what kind of devices have been developed to work on human power.
Due to several kinds of global disasters, so many people get homeless. They keep on wandering for months without any sufficiently livable shelter. There are thousands of tsunami, hurricane and earthquake disaster victims who are just left stranded. There are very few who are lucky to get a temporary housing unit. But, most of the governments across the world have not been able to house displaced people as they were unprepared to deal with disasters.
There is a variety in concept electric cars that have been unveiled over a short time period. These are saving the environment in various ways and claim to make a green difference. Let us see some of these recently launched electric cars that would maintain a cleaner and greener environment. Read more »
The Solar Vineyard House by Michael Jantzen is a conceptual proposal for a house designed especially for wine lovers in the temperate climate of California. The 5000 square foot structure incorporates a small wine making facility, and it would be built in the middle of its own private vineyard. The house would be partially powered by four large curved solar panels that are integrated into the south side of the structure. The house also incorporates natural ventilation and the interior is shaded with large overhangs that extend over all of the glass windows and doors.