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Greenpeace’s Guide to Greener Electronics praises Apple, scolds Amazon

The organization scored the biggest gadget makers on their products’ environmental records.

Microsoft’s data centers in Ireland are getting an influx of wind power

The tech giant just agreed to purchase all of the energy from GE’s Tullahennel wind farm.

New GoSun portable solar cooker weighs 2 lbs, cooks a meal in 20 minutes

The $85 GoSun Go model is claimed to have an 80+% efficiency, and to work even in cloudy and cold conditions.

This concentrated solar power plant is totally tubular & easily transported

The HELIOtube is a radical departure from conventional CSP technology, as it is based around tubes of inflatable plastic film.

Get off-grid & emergency power from this solar briefcase & battery packs

The HANS Solar Briefcase and PowerPack systems do double duty by supporting the Billions in Change movement.

Decoy sea turtle eggs help track down poachers

The 3D-printed eggs look just like the real thing while tracking smuggling routes.

Flower-like wave energy turbines could power the coasts of Japan

The wave energy generators would help to both generate power and dissipate the power of the waves crashing against the shore.

This Swiss facility is sucking carbon dioxide out of the air for growing veggies (Video)

Run on waste heat, this commercial facility is the first of its kind in the world, extracting CO2 from the air and piping it to a greenhouse farm to grow veggies.

This company is using algae to make environmentally friendly inks

Instead of heavy metals, petroleum products, and toxic solvents, this printing ink is made with algae grown by Living Ink.

How Tech Giants Are Going Eco

After Tesla CEO Elon Musk recently announced his company would …

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