Green Design News

Nike to launch “green” eco-shoe

Nike to launch "green" eco-shoe Nike to launch "green" eco-shoe mongabay.com February 15, 2008 When Nike unveils the $185 Air Jordan XX3 this weekend at the NBA All-Star Game festivities…

Termites may produce cleaner biofuels

? Termites may produce cleaner biofuels Termites may produce cleaner biofuels mongabay.com November 23, 2007 Termites may be the key to greener, more effective biofuels, report scientists writing in the…

Big companies push energy efficiency

New Nebraska ethanol plants threaten Kansas water supplies New Nebraska ethanol plants threaten Kansas water supplies mongabay.com September 5, 2007 Ethanol production is threatening water supplies in the American Midwest…

Google, Intel seek greener computers

Google, Intel seek greener computers Google, Intel seek greener computers Rhett A. Butler, mongabay.com June 13, 2007 Google, Intel, and other tech giants announced an energy efficiency drive develop "greener"…

16 cities to get energy-saving retrofits

16 cities to get energy-saving retrofits 16 cities to get energy-saving retrofits mongabay.com May 17, 2007 Sixteen cities will get financing to make buildings "greener" through environmental renovations, former President…

‘Green’ dams could reduce GHG emissions

"Green" dams could reduce GHG emissions "Green" dams could reduce GHG emissions mongabay.com May 14, 2007 Scientists in Brazil have developed a way to reduce greenhouse emissions from large hydro-electric…