IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smarter Cities


Source: IBM 24 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smarter Cities

Victoria Burton, Smarter Cities & Communities Leader for IBM UKI, outlines her predictions for the year ahead.

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Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition


Source: YouTube 23 July 2014 Featured
Toyota's Smart Insect Concept EV Packs Kinect Motion Sensor and Voice Recognition

Toyota's latest concept car, called the Smart INSECT, works as a giant accessory for your cell phone, connecting to all sorts of...

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Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down


Source: Clean Technica 23 July 2014
Covered Electric Motorcycle (Or Scooter) That Can’t Be Knocked Down

Lit Motors founder Daniel Kim views his inviting creation, the C-1, as a vehicle that offers the driver “…the romance of the motorcycle with the...

Megacities - Sustaining the City


Source: BBC 22 July 2014
Megacities - Sustaining the City

Documentary series in which Andrew Marr finds out how some of the world's biggest cities feed, protect and move their citizens.

We Need, as a Society, to Become More Energy Literate


Source: Good.is 22 July 2014 Featured
We Need, as a Society, to Become More Energy Literate

Solving our great global energy challenges should also mean solving our biggest environmental, social, health and economic challenges. Yet for all...

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Global Sustainable Aviation Summit 2014


Source: YouTube 17 July 2014
Global Sustainable Aviation Summit 2014

To discuss the challenges faced by the industry and how it can work with governments to ensure that the economic and social benefits...

IBM UK & Ireland Predictions 2014 - Big Data


Source: IBM 17 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions 2014 - Big Data

Lauren Walker of IBM UKI, outlines her big data predictions for the year ahead.

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How Solar Saved Thanksgiving


Source: Switchboard 17 July 2014
How Solar Saved Thanksgiving

Solar energy may only be providing a relatively small amount of energy generation in New York State, but to a number of families with...

Architecture of a Smart Grid


Source: YouTube 17 July 2014
Architecture of a Smart Grid

Discover the new Smart Grid film "Architecture of a Smart Grid", dedicated to presenting and explaining how a smart grid is built...

Plant-Microbial Fuel Cell Produces Power from Plants


Source: Tree Hugger 16 July 2014
Plant-Microbial Fuel Cell Produces Power from Plants

Researchers at Wageningen University have developed a fuel cell that runs off electrons present in the soil around living...

Blade-less wind turbine blows fresh air into power generation


Source: AfriGadget 16 July 2014
Blade-less wind turbine blows fresh air into power generation

The name William Kamkwamba might not sound familiar to many, but he is one of the most significant technology game changers in Africa. He did...

IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Asset Management


Source: IBM 15 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Asset Management

Ben Hanley of IBM UKI, outlines his asset management predictions for the year ahead, including big data, predictive analytics and mobile technology.

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Researchers Use Rust and Water to Store Solar Energy as Hydrogen


Source: TreeHugger 15 July 2014 Featured
Researchers Use Rust and Water to Store Solar Energy as Hydrogen

Scientists at EPFL have come up with an inexpensive way to store solar energy as hydrogen. It's a concept that has...

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A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning


Source: Dezeen 14 July 2014 Featured
A Comfortably Cool School In Vietnam without Air Conditioning

Vietnamese architect Vo Trong Nghia won two awards at the World Architecture Festival last month and in this second interview he discusses...

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IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smart Grids


Source: IBM 14 July 2014
IBM UK & Ireland Predictions for 2014 - Smart Grids

Laurence Carpanini, Director of Smart Metering and Smart Grids at IBM UKI, outlines his industry predictions for the year ahead...

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Printed Circuit Board Disassembles When Submerged in Hot Water


Source: Tree Hugger 11 July 2014
Printed Circuit Board Disassembles When Submerged in Hot Water

After plenty of stories about electronics that are moving away from ease of disassembly, it's refreshing to hear one where the...

The Crystal, London - A Sustainable Cities Initiative


Source: YouTube 11 July 2014 Featured
The Crystal, London - A Sustainable Cities Initiative

Video explaining the role of the Crystal (a sustainable cities initiative by Siemens) in addressing issues of urban regeneration, interviews with...

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The house as mini-power plant - Meet net-zero home builder Les Wold


Source: Green Energy Futures 10 July 2014
The house as mini-power plant - Meet net-zero home builder Les Wold

Les Wold is a part of this second wave of net-zero home builders. At 38-years-old he's a managing partner with Effect Homes...

Energy Return Wheel: The Sustainable Wheel That Doesn't Need Replacing


Source: Uber Gizmo 10 July 2014
Energy Return Wheel: The Sustainable Wheel That Doesn't Need Replacing

Some of the more expensive vehicles out there come with run flat tires that will ensure you have enough mileage in your...

Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields


Source: Earth Techling 9 July 2014 Featured
Wireless EV Charging Without High Frequency Electromagnetic Fields

Digital is good, but wireless is better. Advancements over the past few decades have made it possible to use our electronic devices without...

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David Roberts - Climate Change is Simple


Source: YouTube 9 July 2014
David Roberts - Climate Change is Simple

David Roberts is staff writer at Grist.org. In "Climate Change is Simple" he describes the causes and effects of climate change in...

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