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Mar 4, 2015 09:10 AM ET // Renee Morad
Vertical farms increase production of food, reduce waste and naturally scrub the air of smog. What's not to love?
Feb 9, 2015 12:00 PM ET // AFP
Glass-paneled walls filled with water absorb heat during hot spells and distribute it during cold snaps.
Feb 1, 2015 12:21 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
Massachusetts wins top marks for energy efficiency in an energy contest between the Patriots and Seahawks.
Jan 18, 2015 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
An urban plan for Paris could reduce the city's greenhouse gas emissions by up to 75 percent in 2050.
Jan 5, 2015 03:09 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
The process that tints the window actually produces, instead of uses, a small amount of electricity, which could be harnessed to power electronics.
Dec 2, 2014 11:45 PM ET // Evan Ackerman, IEEE Spectrum
Maglev elevators are able to carry 50 percent more people while reducing wait times to between 15 and 30 seconds.
Mar 30, 2014 07:00 AM ET // Tracy Staedter
This week, we present a host of tech meant to save people and perhaps save the planet.
Mar 26, 2014 01:17 PM ET // Tracy Staedter
Project Blue could make air in China mountain fresh. Continue reading →
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