Carbon Footprint

Bitcoin's Annual Carbon Footprint Is Equal to One Million Transatlantic Flights

It turns out, it’s not just the Lamborghinis that Bitcoin enthusiasts seem to be obsessed with that are pumping CO2 into our atmosphere. Accruing the …

Bitcoin Mining

5 products that will help you reduce your carbon footprint

popsci shop<p>Go green with up to 60 percent off MSRP.<p>With new temperature records being set around the world this summer, the latest heatwave is an uncomfortable reminder of climate change. If you want to do your bit for the planet, these products can help you reduce your carbon footprint—now with up …

Sustainability

GCSE Geography - Carbon footprints - Revision 1

Measuring the impact of carbon dioxide on the environment<p>A carbon footprint is a measure of the impact our activities have on the environment. It calculates the greenhouse gases we are expected to produce in all our activities and measures them in units of <b>carbon dioxide (CO2)</b>. The world average is …

Geography

What YOU Can Do to Fight Climate Change | Conservation Law Foundation

With Trump pulling out of the Paris accords just as other world leaders are discussing how to save the planet, what is a concerned person to do? The …

Climate

Efficiency gains reduce library’s carbon footprint

Since completing renovations in 2016, the Pitkin County Library is saving about $27,000 a year on utility costs thanks to efficiency enhancements …

Aspen

Nolla Cabin: Living with Minimal Carbon Footprint

In spirit of demonstrating the way of living with minimal carbon footprint in every aspect, Robin Falck has designed and developed Nolla Cabin. It’s …

Self-sufficiency

Red Bull Million Mile Commute

Distance Travelled<p>I travelled 46.98 miles, or 14.71 laps of Silverstone<p>Height Climbed<p>I climbed 602.40 metres, or 55.52% the height of Snowdon<p>Power …

Commuting

It’s now clear that Mother Nature is a conservative

History is littered with predictions of the end of the world, and Americans have contributed their fair share.<b>Ross: Eat tofu once a day for the good</b> …

California Wildfires

Vestas 11th Hour Racing leading Sustainability on and off the water

by 11th Hour Racing 8 Aug 16:00 BST<p>Vestas 11th Hour Racing leading Sustainability on and off the water © Vestas 11th Hour Racing<p><b>When Vestas 11th Hour</b> …

Sustainability

Territory must increase its hydro potential if NWT economy is to remain viable

A critical element in reducing the NWT’s carbon footprint – and indeed, ensuring its very survival — is, and always has been, ensuring the territory …

Northern Canada

Shoes made from sugar aim for smaller carbon footprint

An eco-friendly New Zealand startup hopes to transform the footwear industry and reduce waste by making shoes out of sugar.<p>"We've taken what has been …

Shoes

30+ Remarkable Ways To Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

The amount of carbon dioxide we produce has become a big environmental issue. While the problem may seem too large to handle, it starts with each …

Sustainability

The ugly side of travel: Is your hobby leaving a massive carbon footprint behind?

Today, several platforms, online and offline, ensure that you think about travel several times a day. Instagram is full of people posting images of …

Tourism

Shoes made from sugarcane aim for smaller carbon footprint - CBS News

Shoes made from sugarcane aim for smaller car...

Sustainability

Inside Levi’s ambitious plan to cut its carbon footprint

In an unprecedented and impressive move, by 2025, the company plans to cut emissions in its supply chain by 40%.<p>Two years ago, a factory in Bangladesh that sews jeans for Levi Strauss & Co. partnered with the company in a new experiment: Working with experts from the International Finance …

Sustainability

THE TOP TEN ECO-FRIENDLY FEATURES FOR TODAY’S LUXURY HOMES

In honor of Earth Day, we discover that for the world’s most innovative designers and architects, green is the new black<p>1. Sustainable and Locally …

Luxury Homes

We can all decrease our carbon footprint to mitigate the effect of climate change: Letter to the Editor

Clevelanders often think of Lake Erie phosphate pollution as a western lake problem, but as is pointed out in the cleveland.com article "Lake Erie …

Lake Erie

Your Internet Use Has A Carbon Footprint, Too

We’re so used to using computers and phones that they feel like an extension of our brains — it isn’t just me, right? A Google query comes back as …

Carbon Dioxide

Couple Serves Food Meant For The Trash At Their Wedding!

2 days ago<p>Most couples will spend thousands and thousands of dollars on fancy catering for their wedding, which most guests will likely forget about …

Food

A social tool for evaluating the environmental impact of residential buildings

Experts from the University of Seville have led an international open-education project that makes it possible to calculate the CO2 emissions in each …

Piedra

Can we eat our way to a healthier planet?

On Nutrition Ever since Frances Moore Lappé wrote “Diet for a Small Planet” in 1971, the idea that a vegetarian diet could benefit the environment …

If you really want to reduce your carbon footprint, have fewer kids and ditch your car

Carpooling and recycling are good, easy ways to reduce your carbon footprint, but there are other ways to do it that may make your footprint a whole …

Sustainability

Shell Aviation to reduce carbon footprint of refueling planes

Image 1of/1<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Refueling planes typically requires a diesel engine, but Shell Aviation is testing an electric alternative to help airports …

San Francisco Bay Area

WeWork will stop serving meat at company events in effort to reduce environmental impact

The co-working startup WeWork says it will stop serving meat at company events in an effort to reduce its environmental impact.<p>The firm, which has …

Employment

Business Case For Environmental Sustainability Very Stong

Rob Coombs, President, Asia Pacific, Interface Inc, joined Bryan Curtis to discuss the role of businesses in improving environmental sustainability. …

Sustainability

There's One Simple Thing You Should Do if You Really Want to Reduce Your Carbon Footprint

But you might not like it.<p>If you're the type who fusses over recycling and using cold water to save the planet, boy do we have some news for …

Sustainability

The thought experiment: What is the carbon footprint of an email?

Carbon emissions may not be the first thing on your mind when you hit that send button, but emails are responsible for as much CO2 globally as seven …

Science

Recycled concrete and brick home has zero carbon footprint

There’s plenty of greenery<p>It’s back to basics with this Australian home, a carbon-neutral residence with a scaled-back modern design that makes the most of its small footprint.<p>Designed by the architecture studio Whispering Smith, House A is the first of a trio of homes built from high recycled …

Architecture

The Startup Aiming to Wipe Out Blockchain’s Carbon Footprint

The United Nations is supporting a startup that aims to get rid of the carbon footprint produced byblockchains — by using a blockchain.<p>Carbon Grid …

Blockchain

How mangroves help keep the planet cool

In a new global framework, scientists have developed a more accurate assessment of how mangroves store carbon in their soil. The researchers found …

Mangroves