A NASA satellite study has found that Earth’s wet land areas are getting wetter and dry areas are getting drier due to a variety of factors, including human water management, climate change and natural cycles.
Here’s a thought to chew on before you toss out that unfinished meal or oddly shaped fruit or vegetable: U.S. consumers waste nearly a pound of food per person per day. So says a study published today by a team of Agricultural Research Service (ARS) and university scientists in the journal PLOS ONE.
As nations around the globe search for new ways of handling waste following China’s decision to stop processing the world’s rubbish, a South Australian man is searching for investors to help build a commercial system that converts waste plastic into biogas.
RetrofitTech KSA explored the challenges and opportunities in KSA’s emerging retrofitting and refurbishment industry to achieve energy efficiency goals.
A wide-ranging analysis of water vulnerability across the Pacific – including the U.S., China, Russia and Japan – has identified hundreds of locations where energy production depends upon scarce water supplies.
We are on the verge of a sea change in commercial and residential lighting. Recently, LED lighting has been making rapid inroads in both industrial / commercial and residential markets. Now we’re about to witness a fundamental shift in how we light our homes and offices. Leading the way is Canadian startup iLLUMA-Drive Inc., and they’re doing it with DC power.
Climate change has altered the Gulf region’s weather systems, with record heat and rainfall, bringing increased risk of extreme weather events.
Advanced Conferences & Meetings (ACM) proudly launched the 3rd annual LightingTech Qatar conference at City Centre Rotana, Doha, Qatar today. The conference brings together government authorities, industry regulators, lighting designers, and consultants and technology providers…
Driven by the enormous amount of construction and development that Qatar is currently undertaking, as it works towards the goals of the National Strategy 2011-2016 and the National Vision 2030, lighting is playing an increasingly…
Advanced Conferences & Meeting’s 2nd annual Outdoor Lighting Projects UAE conference in Dubai brought together government authorities, urban planners, lighting designers, lighting engineers, consultants, contractors, and manufacturers to discuss the challenges and opportunities in implementing new outdoor lighting technologies.
RetrofitTech UAE brought together government authorities, energy consultants, sustainability experts, and technology providers to discuss exciting retrofitting projects, the associated opportunities and the latest developments in UAE’s retrofit programme.