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Pursuit Of The Sustainable, Smart City

Smart phones have not only taken over the sphere of mobile technology but also that of personal computers in general, as increasingly we are shopping, researching and communicating from the palm of our hands. Now smart homes and smart offices are being whispered about as we strive for quicker, more efficient, and more sustainable technology. […]

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The Smart City: Using Technology To Reduce Congestion In London

Imagine a city with no traffic at all. You wouldn’t have to get up at 6.30 and skip breakfast. You wouldn’t have to shave or put on your make-up while you sit in an hour and a half of traffic, hoping that there won’t be any further unexpected delays. Instead you roll out of bed […]

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Environmental Points To Consider When Choosing A New Smartphone

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As someone who is interested in being as “green” as possible, you have probably wondered how smartphones impact the environment. Unfortunately, smartphones are not always great for our Earth. People are notorious for replacing their smartphones before they have worn out. While some may be donated, many phones end up in the landfill. In addition, cell […]

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Urbanisation’s Impact On Evolution: Can Smart Planning Lead To Its Reversal?

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It all started with a moth Anyone who remembers the case of the peppered moth from high school biology probably won’t be surprised to hear that human activity can impact a species’ evolution. For those who missed it or are otherwise in need of a refresher, the story harkens back to the early days of […]

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How Smart Companies Are Turning Sustainability Into Profitability

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Sustainability has become profitable. A case is point is healthy grocery chain Whole Foods, which pending the outcome of anti-trust hearings stands to become Amazon’s latest acquisition for a record $13.7 billion. Whole Foods is one of nine billion-dollar companies in the sustainability space, joined by eco-friendly innovators such as Tesla, Chipotle and Natura, as […]

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Considerations When Selecting Student Smart Cards

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Using student smart cards in an educational establishment, such as a university or college, can be a very efficient system and allow the university or college to run as smoothly possible; but there is a lot to consider before you invest and implement a smart card system throughout a student campus. If you’re looking to […]

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C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group – Example Of Smart Cities

Since the industrial revolution cities have been growing exponentially through the process of urbanisation. Today more than half of the global population dwells in cities and by 2050 the number will be closer to 80%, with most of this new growth coming from developing countries. Amidst the increasing growth in urbanisation and city development an […]

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10 Easy Ways to Reduce Energy Consumption for Your Business

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Every business can benefit from using less energy to save money and help the planet. Your monthly bills will decrease, and your customers will appreciate your focus on sustainability. Here are 7 easy ways to reduce energy consumption and save money, plus tips and resources to get you started! These tips are applicable to all […]

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Automatic Power Shutdown – 5 Ways to Shut Down Your Computer at a Specific Time

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Setting up an automatic power shutdown for your computer will save money and help the environment. Anyone can set it up at home or at the office in a few minutes. Here are 5 easy ways to automatically shut down your computer at a specific time.Top Picks – Automatic Power ShutdownThese are the best, most popular […]

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Vampire Energy: 3 Easy Ways to Reduce Your Power Bill Today

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Getting rid of vampire energy is one of the best ways to save money and help the environment.  You might think you are doing everything you can to be eco-friendly.  However, excess energy waste can hide in plain sight and cost you money from higher monthly utility bills. Additionally, it puts strain on the power […]

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