PRODUCE CLEAN ENERGY

Produce clean energy, investing in a chain to popular action, to be able to sell freely on the market. This is the purpose of Retenergie, a cooperative founded in Cuneo in 2008 and today has nearly 400 members, following the appeal on the internet by Marco Mariano, at the time the owner of an agricultural producer of beans, to find people … Continua a leggere

CLEAN ENERGY WITH THE TIDES OF THE THAMES

Rome, Nov. 11 (TMNews) – The tidal exploitation of estuary of the River Thames and a system of flood protection are the focus of a major infrastructure project conceived and proposed by famed British architect Norman Foster for the restructuring of the air transport system, rail and sea in ‘area of ​​London. The project, costing £ 50 billion (58 billion) … Continua a leggere

PASSIVE HOUSE

The Passive House (Passivhaus in accordance with the original German term, passive house in English) is a home that provides thermal comfort without heating “conventional”, ie boiler and radiators, or similar systems. The house is called passive because the sum of the passive heat inputs of solar radiation transmitted through the windows and the heat generated internally by the building … Continua a leggere

SAVING ENERGY

Under the name of saving energy are different techniques to reduce energy consumption necessary for the performance of various human activities. The savings can be achieved either by changing the process so there is less waste and using technology to transform energy from one form to another more efficiently. One of the most common examples is the replacement of incandescent … Continua a leggere

ZERO WASTE

Zero Waste is an ecological system that aims to reuse all the products and avoid sending them to landfill or incinerator. Zero Waste is a strategy that builds on what nature does, constantly re-using its resources. Among the major theorists is Professor. Paul Connett, a professor at St. LawrenceUniversity who speaks in the following video: The centerpiece of the strategy … Continua a leggere