CO2 emission

New Citicape House will annually capture eight tonnes of pollution

It will also produce six tonnes of oxygen, and lower the local temperature by three to five degrees Celsius.

Massive water-battery helps cut University’s electricity consumption by 40%

The ‘water battery’, featuring 6,000 solar panels and a thermal energy storage tank, cuts grid energy use at the Sunshine Coast campus by 40 percent.

Israeli MayMaan developed an engine that runs on water and alcohol

It consumes a fuel that is composed of 70% water and 30% ethanol (or other alcohol), making fossil fuels a thing of the past.

Carlsberg to create the world’s first “paper bottle” for beer

Carlsberg unveiled two prototypes of Green Fiber Bottle, the first beer bottles made of wood fibers that are 100% natural and recyclable.

This algae-based bioreactor absorbs as much CO2 as an acre of trees

This bioreactor is 400x more efficient than a tree at removing CO2 from the atmosphere.

‘Green’ invention converts the greenhouse gas into pure liquid fuels

In last few years, we have seen a number of ways to reduce the amount of greenhouse gases in our environment.Now, Rice University researchers...

An artificial tree sucks up as much air pollution as 368 real trees

Trees play an important role in reducing emissions and smog in big cities. They have excellent capacity of cleaning the air and absorbing CO2....

New sensors detect air-polluting vehicles in a matter of seconds

Air pollution kills an estimated 7 million people worldwide every year. According to WHO data, 9 out of 10 people breathe air containing high...

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