Tag: green

Que faire face à l’épidémie des feux de forêt qui dévastent la planète ?

Que faire face à l’épidémie des feux de forêt qui dévastent la planète ? Global Warming Caused by Continuous Carbon Emissions

L’attention des médias est actuellement dirigée vers l’épidémie du virus Corona. Mais, qu’en est-il des incendies qui brûlaient les sanctuaires de biodiversité ? La réponse est donnée par la carte fournie, ce jour, par le service de récolte d’information sur les incendies de la NASA (voir la figure 1 ci-dessous). En Amérique du Sud, les […]

How to Stop the Global Wildfires Epidemic?

How to Stop the Global Wildfires Epidemic? Global Warming Caused by Continuous Carbon Emissions

Media’s attention is currently drawn to the Corona virus epidemic. But, what’s the status of fires that were burning major biodiversity hot spots? The answer is provided by today’s map from NASA’s Fire Information for Resource Management System (see Figure 1 below). In South America, Amazon rainforest fires are record-breaking. Much larger devastating series of […]

Combien d’eau gâchée avant une douche chaude?

Combien d’eau gâchée avant une douche chaude? Arrétons de gaspiller l'eau

Mon ami Eric et moi avons constaté qu’avant de prendre une douche, il faut laisser couler l’eau pendant de longues minutes avant qu’elle ne soit assez chaude. Nous étions d’accord qu’il fallait faire quelque chose contre ce gaspillage. Mais, quoi ? Je me suis dit qu’avant de traiter le problème, il faut le quantifier. J’ai […]

How Much Water Do We Waste Until the Shower is Hot Enough?

How Much Water Do We Waste Until the Shower is Hot Enough? stop wasting water

My friend Eric and I both noticed that on each shower, we have to wait few minutes until water is hot enough. During all this time water is pouring directly to the drain. We agreed that we need to do something about it. Before taking action, I thought that I need first to measure how […]

Green Websites: Solutions for a CO2 Free Internet

Green Websites: Solutions for a CO2 Free Internet Green Web Server

Green websites is the way to go for a carbon free Internet. By going green, content providers will contribute to fight climate change. The impact will be significant since the Internet energy consumption is ever growing. The communications industry could use 20% of all the world’s electricity by 2025, hampering global attempts to meet climate […]

Robots To Collect Garbage Floating in the Water

Robots To Collect Garbage Floating in the Water

A loft of plastic litter (bottles, bags…) end up in harbours, marinas and canals. WasteShark, a robotic boat by a Dutch company (Rana Marine) takes care of collecting this floating waste. The robot behaves the shark whale style to clean urban waters. Video 1 shows WasteShark in action. Video 1 shows WasteShark in action Plastic […]

Turn your Web Searches into Trees and Help Reducing CO2 in the Atmosphere

Turn your Web Searches into Trees and Help Reducing CO2 in the Atmosphere Ecosia Green Web Search Engine

The Climate World Summit COP 21 is taking place in Paris. Governments from all countries are discussing policies to deal with the global warming. While we can expect a new agreement that will help making a step forward, it is likely to be insufficient to fully address the problem. There were already 20 previous summits, […]