The world’s largest oil-and-gas companies are going green. At least that’s what they’re saying. Companies like Exxon Mobil — which counts Secretary of State Rex Tillerson among its former CEOs — and Shell have pledged to reduce their emissions, and …and more » #renewableenergy #energy #tesla
Technology is evolving at such a rapid pace that life as we know it could be unrecognisable within the next few decades. But that doesn’t just mean drones, smart watches and driverless cars. With increasing enthusiasm, governments and investors are turning to technology to help the modern world achieve more affordable and efficient sustainable development. Experts are dreaming up green energy projects that harness the planet’s natural resources and have the power to change the world. #green #eco #science #tech #technology #startup #success
AUSTIN, Texas — A new study from the McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin and the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) finds that new homes in Texas built to meet green building standards such as LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design), the world’s most widely used green building rating system, are worth an average of $25,000 more in resale value than conventional homes.