15. 02. 21

Urban planners are finally recognizing that streets should be designed for people, not careening hunks of deadly metal.

After over a hundred years of living with cars, some cities are slowly starting to realize that the automobile doesn't make a lot of sense in the urban context. It isn't just the smog or the traffic deaths; in a city, cars aren't even a convenient way to get around.

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14. 07. 19

Ted Talk Fairphone -- changing the way products are made: Bas van Abel at TEDxAmsterdam

"If you screw up the screws with your screwdriver, you're screwed". By trying to open the Nintendo DS of his son, Bas van Abel discovered how hard it is to find out how and by who a lot of our products are made. He tells the story about how this process inspired him to embark on a journey to create the first Fair phone.

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14. 03. 08

When the federal budget was announced on March 21, 2013, SDTC congratulated the Government of Canada on the additional $325 million over eight years committed in Budget 2013 for investment in Canadian cleantech companies.

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14. 03. 08

The Canadian Clean Technology Coalition is an innovative alliance of companies and stakeholders who are moving their products and know-how into the Canadian and global green technology marketplace. The Coalition was founded to provide coherent policy advice to governments to increase the success of the sector.

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14. 03. 08

NCAS science and indeed NERC science supported by NCAS, is increasingly dependent on the deployment of the latest technology for observing the atmosphere, on newly emerging modelling approaches and on integrated analysis of data. For example, new sensor technologies promise measurement of a wider range at physical and chemical properties of the atmosphere using lower power and light weight instruments.

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