Recycling: Home Collection?
What would you do if there were more Home Collection services in Dubai? Do you recycle already? if not would you be ready to start recycling? Take this survey and help us understand what you think and what you need. The survey link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1MtMk66itfzrv-1QxfvwNb-zzWNGTv3S-607wfXLKhO8/viewform Thank you!
Updated: 20 May, 2013
Google invests $280 million in residential solar power
In Partnership with SolarCity, Google has just announced its biggest clean energy investment yet: A $280M fund to finance residential solar panel installations across the United States. For this massive roll-out of sustainable energy sources, Google is partnering with SolarCity, where Tesla CEO Elon Musk is chairman and an early investor. The company is described […]
Updated: 21 June, 2011
Google Labs initiative to save the forests
The Google Earth Engine was launched last week at the United Nations Climate Change Conference being held in Cancun with the aim of enabling global-scale monitoring and measurements of environmental change. Developed by Google Labs it will enable scientists to use the Google “cloud” to analyze the vast amount of satellite imagery that is available. […]
Updated: 05 December, 2010
Search Engine That Turns Searches Into Green Web Searches.
A Google query consumes as much energy as one hour of light “A single Google query consumes as much energy as an 11-watt light bulb does in one hour” (perpenduum.com). “Electricity generation required for information and communication technologies is currently responsible for 2% of global CO2 emissions” (Techcrunch) Thus the CO2 emission of the IT […]
Updated: 15 September, 2010
Google Energy Signs 20-Year Wind Power Contract
Part of Google’s Goal of Being Carbon-Neutral Google Energy, a subsidiary of Google that was created to give the company the ability to buy power on the wholesale market, has just inked a 20-year deal to buy 114 megawatts of power from the NextEra Energy Resources Story County II wind farm in Iowa. This is […]
Updated: 26 July, 2010