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Runaway Global Warming Just Decades Away
Environment
Wednesday August 8 2018

Runaway Global Warming Just Decades Away

Earth may be just decades away from a climatic tipping point that triggers runaway global warming and threatens the future of humanity, scientists have warned.

Mould Spores and Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation and Particle Distribution
Environment
Friday August 18 2017

Mould Spores and Indoor Air Quality: Ventilation and Particle Distribution

Indoors, there is an old trade-off for the heating and cooling of a building: energy expended on temperature control versus input of good fresh air from...

World Turning into Plastic Planet: study
Environment
Friday July 21 2017

World Turning into Plastic Planet: study

Industry has made more than 8.3 billion tonnes of plastic since 1950 and enough is left over to bury Manhattan under more than 3km of rubbish,...

The Dirty Six: It’s Not Just About CO2
Environment
Thursday March 30 2017

The Dirty Six: It’s Not Just About CO2

We are now all aware of the danger faced in runaway climate change. The thing is, it’s not just about the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2).

Wastewater Testing to Make Smarter, Healthier Cities
Environment
Tuesday March 28 2017

Wastewater Testing to Make Smarter, Healthier Cities

In the hunt for “Big Data” that will underpin smarter cities, the next new discoveries may be found in an unexpected place – our sewers.

Paris Agreement on Life-support as Trump Prepares to Pullout
Environment
Wednesday February 1 2017

Paris Agreement on Life-support as Trump Prepares to Pullout

The United States will switch course on climate change and pull out of a global pact to cut emissions, said Myron Ebell, who headed US President...

British Columbia Approves Expansion of Kinder Morgan Pipeline
Environment
Friday January 13 2017

British Columbia Approves Expansion of Kinder Morgan Pipeline

British Columbia on Wednesday gave the green light to Kinder Morgan Inc's plan to nearly triple its Trans Mountain oil pipeline, which runs from Canada's oil...

A Brace of Exciting Batteries Explode on the Scene!
Buildings
Monday December 5 2016

A Brace of Exciting Batteries Explode on the Scene!

The advent of a whole new range of rooftop integrated solar electricity generating or photovoltaic (PV) products has the industry and consumers buzzing with the potential...

Paris Climate Deal Has Arrived – So What Happens Now?
Environment
Monday November 7 2016

Paris Climate Deal Has Arrived – So What Happens Now?

The Paris Agreement on climate change has come into force, faster than anyone had anticipated.