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Electric barges are coming back to European canals

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 25, 2018 01:06 AM
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But these are certainly not "the first emission free barges on Europe's waterways"; the idea is 125 years [...]

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U.S. imposes 30 percent duty on Chinese solar panels

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 24, 2018 01:06 AM
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It's not protecting U.S. panel manufacturers, it's protecting coal and [...]

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How will self-driving cars affect our cities? Two views

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 24, 2018 01:06 AM
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Phil Levin thinks it will change real estate completely; Christian Wolmar thinks it is ludicrous tech nerd [...]

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The capsule hotel gets a remake

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 24, 2018 01:06 AM
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Schemata Architects gives it a new image and a nice [...]

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Not much that's green at the Interior Design Show

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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The big Toronto show is not so big and not exactly a hotbed of sustainable [...]

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Does sewer pipe architecture make sense?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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A new proposal for Hong Kong tries to fit people into [...]

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Should the 840 HP Dodge Demon be banned?

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 23, 2018 01:06 AM
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The respected Automotive News suggested this and all heck broke [...]

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Paul Weidlinger

Weidlinger House by Paul Weidlinger

by Tyler  (modern blog) — Jan 22, 2018 01:06 AM
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Paul Weidlinger built this summer house for his family in Wellfleet Massachusetts 1953-54. I came across these images and was impressed with the structure. Digging a little deeper, I found that the house has a great history. This house was vacant and in [...]

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Finnish Safety Agency recommends helmets and lights for old people using walkers

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 20, 2018 01:06 AM
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It is about time that people acknowledged that it's not just cyclists that hit their heads. Helmets for [...]

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No, your microwave oven isn't killing the planet

by Lloyd Alter from Lloyd Alter's feed  (green blog) — Jan 19, 2018 01:08 AM
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These stupid headlines miss the whole point. Microwaves use very little power, slightly more than a 7-watt LED bulb over its [...]

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