Two more breakthrough technologies 2014

BetterWorldSolutions Trending: Booster Program

BetterWorldSolutions gives great new concepts a boost

These advances technologies 2014 solve thorny problems or create powerful new ways of using technology.

They are breakthroughs that will matter for years to come.

 

 

 

Brazilian boost renewable energy

Renewable energy for Brazil

Brazil started with Solar Power by building World Cup stadiums with solar panels

Today Brazil starts it first national renewable energy auction. The special category Solar Power may may spur as much as $1 billion dollar investment and gives a boost to the Brazilian solar market. That’s what Bloomberg reports today.

The Brazil Electric Energy Trading Board may buy 2 gigawatts of renewable energy, and 500 megawatts must come from solar power, according to 3 analysts.  Read More

The costs of water – video with Philippe Joubert

Philippe Joubert, Senior Advisor, World Business Council for Sustainable Development and Johann Clere, Global Director, Veolia Water are talking about the true cost of water.

 

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Does the world need a climate conference deal in Paris 2015?

Climate change, climate summit, walrus

Arctic ice is dwindling, and tens of thousands of walruses have taken notice, “hauling out” on an Alaskan beach in numbers never seen before

Last week in New York many countries, continents, industries and organisaties responded with ambitious goals and initiatives but no firm pledges during the UN Climate Summit 2014. Remember the promise of China who wants to reduce its CO2 emissions. On the fringes, major corporations trading in agricultural commodities grown on former rainforest land joined governments in signing a declaration promising to halve net deforestation by 2020 and end it by 2030! Read More

NEW: clean ‘battery’ Hydrogen Storage Solution

 hydrogen storage solutionEnergyH Project started an Indigogo campaign to raise funding for their Hydrogen storage solution.

They are convinced that Hydrogen is THE clean energy solution and their solution to store this renewable energy.

They need you to join by donating. EnergyH is a non-profit scientific project to leap the hydrogen storage gap for a bright energy future. Read More

Let’s make a better world

Nowadays mankind is facing several environmental challenges such as climate change, air pollution, the preservation of biodiversity and scarcity of resources. 

We believe that in the environment domain, multidisciplinary thinking is essential in order to come up with sustainable solutions. To find these solutions, we are convinced that, on the one hand, environmental expertise is needed and, on the other, the collaboration of everyone involved in the life cycle of a product or service is important.

So. Let’s give it a try. Let’s work together for a better future for us all.