Tag: EPA Green Power List
The list shows the combined annual green power use of EPA’s Top 100 Partners amounts to more than 70.6 billion kilowatt-hours, which is equivalent to the annual electricity use of more than 6.6 million average American homes. Google (No. 1) used 7.9 billion kWh of solar and wind power, accounting for 93% of its total electricity consumption. Microsoft (No. 2) harnessed small-hydro, wind, and solar power resources to account for 100% of its 6.7 billion kWh of electricity use. Intel (No. 3) used various renewable energy resources to produce 100% of its 5 billion kWh of electricity.
Roosegaarde’s artwork GROW is an homage to the beauty and importance of agriculture. Red and blue lights wash like waves over an enormous field surrounded by darkness.
Do you know that around 35% of all microplastics come from such synthetic fabrics? Often, they are priced at a low cost and offer a cheaper price
It is the second biggest consumer of water and is responsible for 20 percent of global wastewater. It is hard to believe that the dyes used for colouring the clothes in the textile industry are the second largest water pollutants, just after agriculture that pollute fresh water.
The inside of the pavilion greets visitors with a colorful and wide space where the main exposition is demonstrated. There is an amphitheatrical staircase in the middle of this space that not only connects the floors of the building but is also a comfortable place to sit down, relax and delve deeper into exposition.
If you want to contribute your bit towards the environment then start with your kitchen. Here are the small steps that you can take to make your kitchen green...