Environment

Includes latest environment related infographics along with short summary collected from the web.

How Does Solar Power Compare To Other Renewables?

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It’s no secret that solar power is one of the best sources of renewable energy, but are there other options? And how do they compare to solar? Wind energy – is a very sustainable energy source. It is cheap to run, has little impact on the environment and even contributes to the national grid. However, it relies on wind to …

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Solar Energy: Fast Facts, Stats, and Trends You Need to Know

China, India, and the USA are some of the countries striving to improve their solar capacity. As more homes, businesses, and industries embrace sustainability the cost of solar power will decrease and state-of-the-art photovoltaic panels will be even more efficient. This is a good time to go off the grid. After all, it is now cheaper to generate electricity with …

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How a Solar-Powered Microgrid Can Revolutionize Energy Consumption

The electricity demand is inescapable in this modern world. Unfortunately, high levels of energy consumption are taking its toll on the environment. It is crucial to work towards finding and adopting greener energy sources that are more sustainable in the long run. The solar-powered microgrid is one of the emerging solutions to this need. A solar microgrid is a small, …

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Sustainable Furniture: 8 Ways Global Reduces Its Environmental Impact

The Global Furniture Group wanted to highlight its commitment to environmental stewardship and green furniture manufacturing practices. This information is published in our environmental reports every year, but we wanted to display it in a more user-friendly way. We hope it inspires other manufacturers to adopt their own green initiatives. Infographic Source: https://www.globalfurnituregroup.com/insight/building-sustainable-future

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What Can Be Recycled in a Car?

Did you know that a car is made up of around 30,000 parts? Recycling these parts is crucial, since it helps to reduce your carbon footprint by preventing your end-of-life vehicle from ending up in landfill and damaging the planet, from the surrounding ecosystems to wildlife. While we still can’t recycle a car in its entirety, about 80% can already …

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Plastic Bottle Consumption and Recycling

Single-use plastics, or disposable plastics, are used only once before they are thrown away or recycled. These items are things like plastic bags, straws, coffee stirrers, soda and water bottles and most food packaging. Out of all the plastic waste, single use plastic bottles have wreaked a havoc on the planet. Only 20% of single use plastic bottles get recycled …

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UK Water Statistics & Facts

United Kingdom is at risk of facing a severe water shortage after 25 years. The chief executive of the Environment Agency has said that UK would not be a wet country anymore as it will have water shortages right after 25 years due to climate change and due to the rising population in England. According to Sir James Bevan, the …

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Pollution Plant: Global Pollution Stats You Never Knew

The different types of pollution range from radioactive, air, water, soil, noise, and waste. Which lead to the long-term effects of pollution which are global warming, human health, ozone layer depletion, and environmental degradation. As a result, we are seeing the impact of pollution leading to an increased rates of death across the globe. On average the number of plastic …

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Reducing Energy Poverty

A large number of people, numbering to about 2.3 billion, around the world are still not connected to an electrical grid or have any reliable electricity. Around half of those unconnected to the grid collectively spend about $27 billion yearly to charge mobile phones and buy kerosene, candles, flashlights, and other fossil fuel energy sources for lighting. The fossil fuel …

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E- Waste Recycling Methods

Unfortunately, e-waste has become a large problem as consumers continue to upgrade their devices for the most up-to-date models. When it comes to recycling your electronic devices and appliances, there are several methods that can help extract toxic materials. When there is a lot of electronic waste, you may visit website and find the closest facility that provides e-waste collection …

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