This image depicts how the turbine could look.Siemens GamesaSiemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has released details of a 14-megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbine, in the latest example of how technology in the sector is increasing in scale.With 108-meter-long blades and a rotor diameter of 222 meters, the dimensions...
From bamboo to timber, here's how nature based solutions could change the buildings we live and work in. (Source)
From bamboo to timber, here's how nature based solutions could change the buildings we live and work in. (Source)
From bamboo to timber, here's how nature based solutions could change the buildings we live and work in. (Source)
Whether it's a creaky old house or a brand new, state of the art office block, the buildings we live and work in have a big impact on the environment.The challenge to reduce this footprint is sizable. According to a recent report from the Global Alliance for Buildings...
A customer wearing face mask buys flour at a supermarket on May 12, 2020 in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province of China.Zhang Yun | China News Service | Getty ImagesChina has been building up its food and energy stockpile this year, taking advantage of slumping crude oil prices even before...
People take shelter at the George R. Brown Convention Center after flood waters from Hurricane Harvey inundated the city on August 29, 2017 in Houston, Texas.Getty ImagesDisaster officials in the midst of responding to the coronavirus pandemic now have another potential crisis to worry about: hurricane season.The National...
A customer gets ready to fill his car with gasoline at a Shell gas station in San Francisco, California.Getty ImagesThis weekend's Memorial Day holiday could be a test for the gasoline market, depending on whether drivers in reopening states hit the road and then keep on driving.Gasoline demand...
A gull flies over a deserted Millennium Bridge near St Paul's Cathedral in London on April 13, 2020.Glyn Kirk | AFP | Getty ImagesThe coronavirus pandemic and associated lockdowns have resulted in a significant fall in worldwide carbon emissions, according to a new study published in the journal...
An aerial drone view of a crude oil storage facility on April 23, 2020 in Cushing, Oklahoma.Tom Pennington | Getty ImagesOil prices edged higher on Thursday after data showed U.S. crude inventories fell again, easing concern about a supply glut, though lingering fears over the global economic fallout...