In the middle of the picturesque setting of Saltspring Island in the Gulf Islands off the coast of British Columbia Canada, the group ecoReality is developing an ecoVillage - a working model of a co-operative and sustainable land use, habitation, public outreach and education. The group has recently acquired 37 acres of farmland from a 104 acre package that was … [Read more...] about EcoVillage and ecoReality!
The historic Blackfriars Bridge in London England, the present version completed in 1869 and 923 feet long, is the new home of Blackfriars station and soon to sport the largest solar array in London with over 6 thousand square meters of PV Panels. The project being undertaken by London based SolarCentury was started in early October 2011 and when … [Read more...] about World’s Largest Solar Bridge Being Built in London
Very interesting eco habitat project developed in New York city by designers, environmental organizations, architects and marine biologists designed to investigate designs revolving around rising tides. It was launched in 2009 and traveled the waterways of Manhattan Island, New York Harbour and other Hudson River ports. From the project: "Waterpod™ was a floating, … [Read more...] about WaterPod, experimentation, art, living
Landscape lighting is a great way to highlight your home’s architecture and make pathways more visible. Porch lighting, outdoor sconces, outdoor chandeliers, landscape lighting, for the outdoors or an outdoor sheltered area home, can make a real difference in between a boring house and an exciting one! You can Beautify your porch or entry lighting, by adding your personal touch … [Read more...] about Solar Powered Landscape Lighting
The non-green organisms like bacteria and fungi, which are incapable of producing their food, live on the dead decaying plants and animal bodies and are consumers of a special type. These organisms which break down the complex organic compounds present in dead organisms into simpler substances are called decomposers also known as scavengers. A perfect example of decomposers … [Read more...] about Natures Decomposers