Flexible Solar Canopy to Cover Dubai’s 2020 Expo Pavilions
DECEMBER 2, 2013
Design clean tech Dubai Expo 2020 Dubai workers Energy Efficiency green tech solar canopy
Morocco’s Hydroelectric, Wind and Solar on Track for 2020?s 42% Green Goal
OCTOBER 3, 2012
Saudi Arabia gives Morocco a sunny boost, but Joseph looks at Morocco’s bigger renewable energy picture: an aim to use 42% renewables by 2020.
Zaha Hadid Greens Tokyo’s 2020 Olympic Stadium Design
SEPTEMBER 10, 2013
Japan has won the bid to host the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo and Zaha Hadid has been picked to retrofit its National Stadium.
Zaha Hadid’s 2020 Olympic Stadium Thwarted by Japanese Peers
OCTOBER 27, 2013
Cities 2020 Olympics Stadium eco design geothermal energy green design Japan National Stadium sustainable design Zaha Hadid Architects
Popular Egyptian Dive Spot Sharm el-Sheikh to be “Green” by 2020
JANUARY 12, 2012
green dive spot. At present, it is expected that by 2020 Sharm el-Sheikh will be a leaner, greener, even more beautiful spot to visit.
Podder: A futuristic form of public transport set in Singapore 2020
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
Green Products. Green Homes. Green Living. Green Tips. Podder: A futuristic form of public transport set in Singapore 2020. In this regard, the Podder will serve as an electric public transport system for the city of Singapore, in the year of 2020. 10 futuristic buses to drive public transport green.
The Thin Green Line Is Stopping Coal and Oil in Their Tracks
AUGUST 13, 2015
But in big ways and small—from Coos Bay, Oregon, to Prince Rupert, British Columbia—the Thin Green Line has held fast. Oil by Rail.
Al Maktoum Dubai airport gets green light for $33 billion expansion
SEPTEMBER 10, 2014
These have far-reaching effects that can’t be mitigated by a green building award. It’s good to have the backing of the Sheikh.
Former Ford engineer believes cars to become as clean as trains by 2020
APRIL 30, 2012
Some cars to be as clean as electric train travel by 2020. If the mean occupancy of 1.6 There’s no telling when such figures could be achieved.
Maldives’ Floating “Green” Golf Island Not So Green
MAY 20, 2011
A floating ‘green’ golf course Island is planned for the climate change-vulnerable nation of the Maldives but how green is it really?
BIOLIQUIDS COULD SAVE OVER 1.2 MILLION TONNES OF CO2 PER ANNUM BY 2020
Green (Living) Review
NOVEMBER 16, 2011
million tonnes of CO2 per annum by 2020. This is the equivalent CO2 that over a million trees would absorb across their lifetime.
How California Uses Forests—and Economic Forces—to Fight Climate Change
FEBRUARY 5, 2016
The cap-and-trade program is a key piece of the state’s commitment to reduce emissions to 1990 levels by 2020. California Gov.
Ritz-Carlton green campaign takes root in Riyadh ?
NOVEMBER 23, 2014
The chef’s garden and beehive colony also sit on that roof; organic honey, lavender, mint, other herbs and greens feature large on the hotel menu.
Lebanese Goat Farmer Goes Solar, Subverts Government’s Green Apathy
FEBRUARY 27, 2012
A solar-powered goat farm in Lebanon now enjoys clean energy around the clock while the rest of the country sits in darkness for up to 18 hours a day.
Are the Rio+20 goals too green-as-usual?
FEBRUARY 20, 2012
Great piece by the NRDC (Natural Resources Defense Council) Switchboard blog on efforts afoot in Latin America to step up on green in anticipation of Rio+20, which will be held here in the region this June. They’re too green-as-usual. Someone has to insist on meeting the 2020 deadline. We only have until 2020.
Brussels vs. London: Who is the Real Green Giant?
JULY 3, 2015
In March 2015, the city council announced the project of creating an Ultra-Low Emission Zone (ULEZ) that should be effective by September 2020. Enlightened Society (Politics, Active Citizenship, Social Good) Green Air Pollution Brussels London
Colorado’s biggest hotel gets 4 Green Key rating
Green Traveler Guides
MAY 26, 2011
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The West Coast Wonder: California’s Response to Global Warming
Green Home Blog
MARCH 1, 2013
Filed under: Politically Green Tagged: climate change , green business , SOCIALLY CONSCIOUS. Global Warming Cap and Trade. Going Forward.
Islamic New Year – Staying Green Since 622CE
NOVEMBER 30, 2011
Ten years on and it has shifted ‘backwards’ to the beginning of November and come 2020, Hajj will hit during peak heat season in August.
Ireland's Blueprint to Double green Energy Use and Meet EU Targets
JULY 9, 2012
tonnes of C02 emissions in Ireland but it is still a long way from meeting its 2020 binding target Last year renewable energy saved 3.6m
BGreen 2020 A Sustainability Plan for Bridgeport, Connecticut
The Green Changemakers
MARCH 24, 2010
Green Collar Institute will train workers and act as an incubator for developing green industries. link].
EU Mandates Nearly Carbon Neutral Buildings After 2020
Green Living Ideas
MAY 27, 2010
This week the European Parliament announced new energy standards that will require all new buildings constructed in Europe after 2020 will need to be nearly carbon-neutral. The announcement is part of the EU’s plans to cut carbon emissions by 20% below 1990 levels by 2020.
Eco-friendly concrete now mandatory in Dubai
MARCH 30, 2015
The green additives create a stronger concrete mix, more resistant to water, salt and sulfate than OP, and causing less dust and fumes.
World’s First ‘Green’ Ice Cream Factory – in Turkey
NOVEMBER 4, 2013
Turkey is better known for these five unsustainable development projects and a new undersea rail tunnel near a major fault zone than green building.
Green Lebanon braces for summer drought = short showers
MAY 27, 2014
Those resources would be sufficient to meet projected annual needs at least until 2020. Lebanon is bracing for severe summer drought.
South Africa to Green its Economy in 2013 with Carbon Tax
FEBRUARY 23, 2012
Then gradually, over the next 7 years, the amount would be increased by 10% a year until 2020. For example, RGGI reduces the cap by 2.5
Dubai: World’s Largest Airport Greens Up its Act
JULY 9, 2013
Dubai Airports CEO Paul Griffiths notes that new “green” terminal is in accord with a larger industry movement towards carbon neutrality.
Abu Dhabi is Phasing Out Cars and Siemens Wants to Help
NOVEMBER 15, 2013
This phase of the project will set Abu Dhabi back $7 billion and should be up and running by 2020. And Siemens hopes to hop on board.
Eilat Energy Conference Aims to Green A Desert And A Country
MARCH 4, 2012
Above image of Negev Desert via traitlinburke. Cleantech, Science & Technology conference Eilat Israel renewable energy
Looking Back at Paris: Investing in Nature Gains Traction as Climate Solution
DECEMBER 16, 2015
We need to know as much about so-called green infrastructure as engineers know about gray—manmade—infrastructure.
IKEA Chain to Sell Solar Panel Kits Directly to Home Owners
OCTOBER 1, 2013
Green Tech and Gadgets IKEA IKEA Foundation Iland solar kits The kits will be available in all its 17 UK stores within the next 10 months.
So what did COP21 conclude?
DECEMBER 13, 2015
Green Prophet’s read the 31-page agreement and we urge you to do the same. grams of CO2). What’s it boil down to? 1.
Electrolux Offers Glimpse of Future Green Tech
Eco Friendly Daily
APRIL 24, 2013
wash Washing Machine. Pebble Solar Cooker. The award for second place went to a student from France. Go Fresh Fridge. Fog Shower.
Denmark’s new government promises far reaching green policies
SEPTEMBER 20, 2011
The former opposition is currently negotiating the alliance of a new government which looks like it will be more green than red. But there is something else the entire opposition has in common: green policies! Half of electricity from wind and biogas produced from all major agricultural manure by 2020.
The Future of Energy in a World of 400ppm and Rising
Nature Conservancy - Science
MAY 16, 2013
California’s goal to reduce emissions to 1990 levels by 2020 is spurring new innovations. Offshore wind turbines, Copenhagen. The Future Is Now.
No giant leaps, but there are small steps for sustainability in the UAE
SEPTEMBER 29, 2016
On a global scale, Dubai reached 52nd place and Abu Dhabi not far behind at 58th spot. “As of today, it’s not a net zero future. It’s about 50%.”
Has The Middle East Turned A New (Green) Leaf?
JANUARY 22, 2012
And coming back to the question of whether the Middle East has turned a green energy leaf, the answer is – at this moment– no.
4 US States Have Lowered Greenhouse Gas Emissions Below 1990 Levels
Green Living Ideas
FEBRUARY 15, 2010
All four states have put in place Renewable Energy Standards requiring utilities to buy more clean energy, and [.] [ 4 US States Have Lowered Greenhouse Gas Emissions Below 1990 Levels from Green Living Ideas ].
20 Days of H2O: World Water Day 2013
MARCH 1, 2013
million new #h2o jobs could be available by 2020 follow @AdamMFreed for #h2o news & action alerts #20daysofh2o. Today, over 40% of the U.S.
World Bank pledges $16B to climate change projects
APRIL 9, 2016
It also aims to mobilize an extra $13 billion from private sector contributions by 2020. We are putting climate change into our DNA.”