Articles Tagged with the word ‘water’

 
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22 Mar 2013

 

A new competition has been launched to help aspiring filmmakers gain exposure while addressing wasteful water habits

 

Millennium Stadium – Green Venue

 
 

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07 Dec 2010

 

The Millennium Stadium, in Wales, has launched a commitment to become the UK's first certifiably sustainable event venue

 

River Thames Wins Environmental Prize

 
 

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07 Dec 2010

 

The Environment Agency wins the world's largest environmental prize after Britain's most iconic river was crowned the beauty queen of the planet's waterways

 

UK Beaches Boast Top EC Standards

 
 

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06 Dec 2010

 

A record number of beaches and inland bathing areas in England and Wales have reached the highest European standards for bathing water quality in 2010

 

Tom's Pipe Dream Becomes a Reality

 
 

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24 Nov 2010

 

Tom Broadbent design student at the De Montfort University in Leicester has created a way of harnessing energy from waste water down pipes

 

Naturally Inspired By the Wind

 
 

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24 Nov 2010

 

Prize winner in the Land Art Generator Competition earlier this year was a new concept design that could make wind power more attractive

 

Algae Powered Airship

 
 

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03 Nov 2010

 

Introducing a new concept airship that is effectively powered by algae based bio-fuel derived from brackish and waste water.

 

Shovel-ready Solution

 
 

Agriculture, Archive

21 Sep 2010

 

New form of seed-sprouting packaging will connect people back to nature and involve them in a planet-wide reforestation effort

 

Wales Leads Energy Revolution

 
 

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14 Sep 2010

 

Centre for Alternative Technology open Eco-education centre near Machynlleth, in Wales

 

Research Reflect Homeopathic Principles

 
 

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14 Sep 2010

 

Professor Luc Montagnier, who won the Nobel prize for discovering the link between HIV and Aids, has presented new research suggesting a scientific basis for homeopathy.

 

Building Blocks of a Sustainable Future

 
 

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10 Aug 2010

 

Eco-Cements could provide a step forward in curbing CO2 levels. Read about their development and how an Australian company is applying Gaia Engineering to build a more sustainable future.

 

New Wave of Boats

 
 

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09 Jun 2010

 

A groundbreaking boat design is helping wheelchair users partake in water-based activities. Known as Wheelyboats, the vessels have been launched at water based venues throughout the UK.

 

Eco Settlement Sets a Sustainable Standard

 
 

Agriculture, Archive

09 Jun 2010

 

Construction of a groundbreaking low-impact village in Pembrokeshire is now underway, following unprecedented success with planning permission

 

Pressure Power Launches

 
 

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03 Mar 2010

 

The world's first osmotic power plant has opened in Tofte in Norway. When sea and fresh water are mixed, the energy created can be used to generate power.

 

A Powerful Solution

 
 

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25 Jan 2010

 

An award-winning new home energy system could help us achieve a brighter, cleaner future say its developers, Disenco.

 

Recycling Success.

 
 

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19 Jan 2010

 

Knowaste, is at the cutting edge of the recycling world - becoming the first company to be able to effectively recycle the plastics within children's nappies.

 

The Community Cooker

 
 

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30 Nov 2009

 

A recycling project turns rubbish into energy and potentially transforms slums into resource-rich communities.

 

Exploration Architecture

 
 

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23 Nov 2009

 

Michael Pawlyn is a pioneer in the field of biomimetic architecture, responsible for some of the world's most intriguing designs.

 

Keeping a Beady Eye on the Wash

 
 

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08 Sep 2009

 

A washing machine has been developed at the University of Leeds, which uses only 10 per cent of the amount of water required by a conventional machine.

 

Creating Impact Through Design

 
 

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31 Aug 2009

 

Two new innovative designs are bringing clean water to many countries across the world.