Small wind turbines scaled to the right size for residential and urban areas have so far lived in the shadows of their larger wind-farm-sized counterparts. The power output has been too low for a reasonable return on investment through energy savings and the noise they produce is louder than most
This wood-burning stove makes electricity, is portable, low-powered and can output 500 Watts DC. It can supply enough power to run a small house and be used to cook with. This stove is already in use in many parts of the 3rd world to help relieve suffering, improve health, and reduce harm to the environment.
Vegetables and herbs are harvested from a farm on the roof of the SCAPE building in Orchard, and as much as one ton of produce will be harvested each month by filling the plates of local restaurants. Tomatoes, Italian basil, spearmint and peppermint are some crops that will be harvested from Singapore
The furniture retailer is looking at using biodegradable mycelium “fungi packaging” as part of its efforts to reduce waste and increase recycling. It’s no secret polystyrene is devastating to the environment.