Idea #14 | How to Reduce Your Water Consumption at Home

According to the World Bank, it is projected that by 2025, “two thirds of the global population will run short of fresh drinking water.” That means in a few short years, the world will experience [...]

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Idea #13 | How to Fight Indoor Air Pollution

Indoor air pollution is gas and particles contaminating the air in and around buildings. It is distinct from other types of air pollution as it has local causes, but it is still dangerous to humans [...]

October 19, 2017|

Idea #12 | Change the way you wash your car

Have you ever thought about the environmental impact of washing your car? That simple weekend routine that most of us do on a sunny afternoon could actually be harmful to the environment. Washing a car [...]

August 15, 2017|

Idea #11 | Healthstars

“One who does not invest in being healthy every day will need to sacrifice a huge amount of time on illness one day.” – Sebastian Kneipp […]

August 14, 2017|

Idea #10 | The exemplary Edge smart office building

  The Edge in Amsterdam is a leading example of a smart office building in Europe, demonstrating all the characteristics of being part of a smart system. The building uses 70% less electricity than [...]

Idea #9 | Build your own energy transition

I’d known for a while that I wanted a near zero-energy house, and in 2013 the opportunity came along to build one of my own. Though there were some restrictions that limited the options we [...]

April 21, 2017|Tags: , , , |