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Carbon Emissions in the US reduced in 2019 - IEA Report Reveals
Climate Change

Carbon emissions declined in US in 2019 - a glimmer of hope for climate change goals?

...Climate Change Action in the U.S. In the U.S., by Dec 2019, four hundred and twenty-seven cities have signed the Mayors National Climate Action Agenda. Addi...

Smart Homes of the Future, Survey reveals what Adults & Kids think sustainable
Innovation

The Future of Smart Homes, a recent survey explores how our homes will change to respond to climate change

...changes colour among the incredible innovations that could be ubiquitous in homes of the future. However here at EcoHome we were more interested to see the surv...

Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...Climate change & biodiversity loss are a fact - so what can we do? Climate change & biodiversity loss are the most serious issues we can have a positive impac...

Renewable Energy - Houston goes for 100% green
Renewable Energy

City of Houston to be powered with 100% renewable energy

...climate change mitigation targets in the Ecohome Green Building Guide and on the following pages: Vancouver, BC aims to be world's Greenest city by 2020 ...

Canada Greener Homes Grants Program 2021 Launches for Home Efficiency
Energy efficiency

Canada Greener Homes Grants retrofit program is launched

...Climate How to Insulate Walls of a Home from the Exterior Find more about green home construction and reap the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Me...

2019 Renewables produced more Electric than Coal, Gas, Oil
Renewable Energy

In 2019, renewable energy sources produced more power in the US than fossil fuels

...climate change. In the higher echelons of its power, the US has not emerged as a global leader in reducing greenhouse gas emissions to avoid a climate crisis an...

Carbon Tax USA & Canada - If it brings investment to lower carbon then it's good
Policy and Regulations

Carbon tax in Canada or USA – How More Tax might be a Good Thing

...climate change. Also, I’ve thought a lot about houses and homes and I don’t consider those concepts to be interchangeable. In theory, 'home' is much more than j...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021!

...climate targets and prevent runaway climate change. For the first time ever in 2019 renewable energy sources in the US produced more power than fossil fuels , s...

CarbonCure low carbon footprint ready mix concrete
Products and Materials

Two startups cutting emissions from the use of concrete have won the $20 million Carbon Xprize.

...climate change (and the likelihood of us avoiding a total climate crisis meltdown in the future) are convinced that carbon-capture technologies such as these wi...

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030
Energy efficiency

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030

...climate innovator, we can make a significant contribution to solving climate change,” said Mike Lamach, chairman and chief executive officer for Trane Technolog...

Sky Group to open carbon neutral film studio by 2022
Climate Change

Media giant Sky set to build carbon neutral film studio just outside London, UK

...climate change and deforestation with their audiences. Sky claims the new facility will create more than 2,000 jobs and draw more than £3billion of production...