Public art EV charging stations merge design and function

Architecture, art, and functional elements fill the urban atmosphere, usually as separate entities in the same environment. Art may be present in public spaces for the enjoyment of citizens. Architecture serves a purpose, yet it can also be visually appealing. The technology is seen all over the city, but there is often nothing special to … Read more

Solios introduces new solar-powered mini watch design

A new, smaller, thinner shape for a slimmer wrist sets Solios’ Black Mini Solar apart from previous offerings. Solios previously caught Inhabitat’s attention at the 2021 Vegan Fashion Week, where the company showcased original Solios Solar watches in several styles with multiple faces and teams. All Solios watches run on solar energy and are made … Read more

Old New York school will be re-used to be a community center

A team of professionals, including architects, designers and building contractors, have been selected by the New York City Department of Home Preservation and Development to redesign and develop the East Harlem multi-service center. It is located at 413 East 120th St. The historic school building will be redesigned as a multi-purpose community center. Continue reading … Read more

Park and Polk is a mixed-use building shaped like an H

San Diego, California is the site of a new mixed-use building, located between the Hillcrest and University of Heights parts of the city on a barren site that has been vacant for ten years. Developed by architect Jonathan Segal, the building is known as Park and Polk. Continue reading below Our featured videos Park and … Read more

Solar program has customers saving money from renewable energy

Making the individual decision to invest in renewable energy is a good decision for the environment. Some regions make it easy to take advantage of solar, wind, water, and other renewable energy options by paying a few extra dollars on your monthly bill. Other regions do not offer the option at all, or the options … Read more

Renewables can power the world, according to new study

A recent study published in Nature Communications found that renewable energy sources can meet most of the world’s energy needs. According to the authors, even the most industrialized countries that need a heavy source of energy can rely on renewable energy, especially wind and solar energy. Continue reading below Our featured videos The study was … Read more

Huge solar energy project coming to Winona State University

Reducing energy dependence leads to lower electricity bills and benefits the environment by conserving resources. The more use, the greater the effect. Therefore, when it comes to a campus, the opportunity to significantly reduce energy is heavy in both the investment required and the rewards realized for the campus and the planet. Continue reading below … Read more

A billion-dollar solar investment is coming to Texas

Chem-Energy has announced a planned investment of $1 billion in a solar and battery power plant project. Development will take place in central Texas from spring 2022. The petroleum products giant is among many in the industry seeking diversification as the world phases out fossil fuels. Continue reading below Our featured videos The company will … Read more