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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

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 ...

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...

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...

Coronavirus - clean energy & sustainables in jeopardy after covid-19 - IEA
Climate Change

Coronavirus poses a threat to climate action says The International Energy Agency (IEA)

...climate catastrophe by the end of the decade, according to scientists studying climate change. According to a worrying report from Bloomberg New Energy Financ...

The tallest Passive House in the world will soon be built in Vancouver BC
Urban planning

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

...climate emergency, and the call for architects, designers and builders to reduce the carbon footprint of buildings is growing louder. We commend the efforts of ...

Earth Day 50th Anniversary April 22 2020 - Ecohome
Climate Change

Earth Day 50th Anniversary is the 22 April 2020 - What's the History, and How can we all Help?

...climate change, was The Paris Agreement of 2016 [6]. The Paris Agreement – Earth Day 22nd of April 2016 – The World Unites for Climate Change To much fanfar...

Cellulose Environmentally Friendly Rigid Foam Insulation Panels
Products and Materials

Cellulose rigid foam board insulation - the environmentally-friendly styrofoam replacement?

...climate change and their own carbon footprint they are looking towards Green Building techniques and the better manufacturers are responding by providing more s...

Hurricane proof home

Hurricane-proof home

...climate is very important not just to protect our property and homes, but for personal safety as well. *** The ever-increasing threat of devastating hurrica...