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Archive: Business & Innovation

20 Aug 2014

How Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool

by CRYSTAL GAMMON
Lian Pin Koh believes drones can be a key part of conservation efforts, particularly in remote regions. In a Yale Environment 360 interview, he talks about how his project, ConservationDrones, is promoting the use of drones for everything from counting orangutans to stopping poaching. READ MORE

31 Jul 2014

Making Farm Animal Rights A Fundamental Green Issue

by MARC GUNTHER
As president of the Humane Society of the United States, Wayne Pacelle has pushed the animal welfare group into areas that directly impact the environment. In an interview with Yale Environment 360, he talks about how what we eat, how we raise our food, and how we treat farm animals are basic conservation issues. READ MORE

30 Jun 2014

China’s Dirty Pollution Secret: The Boom Poisoned Its Soil and Crops

by HE GUANGWEI
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26 Jun 2014

On Front Lines of Recycling, Turning Food Waste into Biogas

by RACHEL CERNANSKY
An increasing number of sewage treatment plants in the U.S. and Europe are processing food waste in anaerobic biodigesters, keeping more garbage out of landfills, reducing methane emissions, and producing energy to defray their operating costs. READ MORE

12 Jun 2014

Can Waterless Dyeing Processes Clean Up the Clothing Industry?

by LYDIA HEIDA
One of the world’s most polluting industries is the textile-dyeing sector, which in China and other Asian nations releases trillions of liters of chemically tainted wastewater. But new waterless dyeing technologies, if adopted on a large scale, could sharply cut pollution from the clothing industry. READ MORE

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e360 digest

20 Aug 2014: Exporting Coal to Korea Could Slash Emissions by 21 Percent, Analysis Says

20 Aug 2014: Interview: Drones Are Emerging As Valuable Conservation Tool

19 Aug 2014: Wind Energy Prices at All-Time Low, According to U.S. Report

13 Aug 2014: New Maps Show Flooding Risks for Critical U.S. Energy Facilities

06 Aug 2014: Green Innovations Are Bringing Energy-Saving Technology Home

04 Aug 2014: California Takes Steps to Curb Lawn Watering During Severe Drought

31 Jul 2014: Interview: Making the Rights of Farm Animals a Basic Green Issue

23 Jul 2014: "Inglorious" Produce Campaign Is Major Success for French Grocer

02 Jul 2014: Roughly $80 Billion Wasted on Power for Networked Devices, Report Says

26 Jun 2014: Major U.S. Retailers to Limit Pesticides That May Be Harmful to Bees


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