Green Technology

What You Should Know About Green Technology

What is Green Technology? Green technology is all about using science to find a way to lower carbon footprints, conserve resources and minimize overall waste. It is one of the most important technologies that will allow us to have a sustainable future. Some of the main goals of green technology [...]

Ocean Conservation

How IoT Can Help Protect Our Oceans

Fish are dying, coral reefs are bleaching, and pollution is threatening the fragile ecosystem of our planet’s oceans. The Internet of Things (IoT) — an interconnected collection of sensors and devices that collect environmental data — can help us monitor the ocean’s health and alert us to problems that need [...]

Industry 4.0

What Impact Will Industry 4.0 Have on the Environment?

Two major paradigm shifts are happening at once, and in some ways they are crashing into each other. Industry 4.0 is the rise of smart technology and access to real-time big data that empowers businesses in many ways while sustainability is becoming a major cultural focus. Sustainability encompasses issues of [...]

E-Waste Recycling

E-Waste Recycling and Disposal: Here’s What You Need to Know

Think of all the different types of batteries that power electronic gadgets: AA, AAA, C, D, lithium-ion and so on. What do you do with them when they’re dead? At one time, you could just throw them in the trash and forget about them, but since they contain hazardous chemicals, [...]

Sustainability

Here’s Why We Need Edge Computing for a Sustainable Future | Sustainability and Technology

Data centers require plenty of electricity, which typically comes from a fossil fuel source that unleashes carbon emissions into the air. However, now there is growing attention on how to make big data more sustainable and less harmful to the environment. Here’s a look at how edge computing can contribute [...]

Green Technology

Why Businesses Need to Adopt Green Tech Solutions

The concept of environmental protection is no longer reserved for a niche group of scientists, professors and activists. The demand for green tech solutions has expanded on both a local and global level due to awareness of climate change and how pollution impacts health. Here's a look at what green [...]

Sustainability

Earth 4.0: How IoT Contributes to Sustainability

Businesses across various industries are now emphasizing sustainability for both economic and environmental protection. No longer can any company take natural resources for granted. Helping reduce CO2 emissions is now a global effort among industries and citizens. Here are ways that smart technology is contributing to the new paradigm of [...]