Category: Technology

Sustainable Community Transportation – Now and In The Future

Sustainable Community Transportation – Now and In The Future

We live in a world constantly on the move, in seven billion different ways. Our daily errand-running, workday commutes, and vacation travels sometimes put us at odds with our surroundings.  There’s traffic to worry about, which raises our stress levels, the rising gas prices, and insurance prices, that cost you a fortune. The impact of...

New Generation Nissan LEAF, One of the World’s Cheapest Electric Vehicles, Heads to Australia

New Generation Nissan LEAF, One of the World’s Cheapest Electric Vehicles, Heads to Australia

Sydney, Australia: The second generation all-electric Nissan LEAF was launched in Sydney on October 4 heralding Australia’s new era of mass electrification. Nissan has sold 360,000 units, making the LEAF the world’s best-selling and most popular electric vehicle (EV). However, Australian EV sales have been sluggish compared to United States and Europe given the lack of funding...

8 Free Mobile Apps To Help You Recycle

8 Free Mobile Apps To Help You Recycle

Recycling is a simple way that everyone can reduce their overall impact on the environment. It helps to reduce demand for virgin materials and involves making use of what is already in existence. However, recycling can also be a complex activity particularly when we get past commonly known recyclables such as plastic bottles, glass jars, aluminium cans...

adidas x Parley For The Oceans: Eco-Friendly Runners That Make Ocean Plastic Trendy

adidas x Parley For The Oceans: Eco-Friendly Runners That Make Ocean Plastic Trendy

An estimated eight million metric tons of plastic waste makes its way into our oceans each year, threatening marine habitat, being consumed by fish and marine species (and killing them in the process), as well as entering the food chain. Parley for the Oceans, an oceans advocacy group, believes that environmental change is possible through...

The Good Solar Guide Australia: Lower Your Energy Bills in 7 Steps

The Good Solar Guide Australia: Lower Your Energy Bills in 7 Steps

According to Australian Energy Market Commission’s 2017 Residential Electricity Price Trends report, energy bills for Australian households rose by 10.8 percent between 2016 and 2017. With electricity costs rising and climate change dominating political discussions, people are taking matters into their own hands. Motivated by energy independence, self-sufficiency and concern for the environment, an increasing...