Sustainable Business

New crystals can reduce computers’ massive energy demands

The discovery transforms negative capacitance from an academic topic to something that could be used in an advanced transistor.

Raising cattle on native grasses in the U.S. benefits farmers, wildlife and the soil

Reintroducing native grasses to farms could benefit cattle farmers as well as birds in the eastern part of the United

Green groups want Bitcoin’s giant carbon footprint reduced

Bitcoin network alone uses more power than entire nations such as Argentina, the Netherlands or United Arab Emirates.

Why bottom trawling must be banned by the EU

If we are sincere about protecting our ocean and its resources, we must end bottom trawling.

To reduce fossil fuel dependence, sustainable buildings are key

To reduce fossil fuel dependence, sustainable buildings are key

The EU has recognized the CO2-reducing potential of the buildings sector, but a lot remains to be done.

Putting a dollar value on nature will give governments and businesses more reasons to protect it

Putting a dollar value on nature will give governments and businesses more reasons to protect it

Overhauling society’s concept of wealth to include “natural capital” – the value nature provides to humans – is a critical

Urban gardeners can help save endangered native plants

By cultivating native plant species that are in decline in the wild, horticulturalists can function as conservationists. 

‘Green water’ is set to diminish for most croplands worldwide

By 2050 water scarcity in agriculture will likely increase in a staggering 80% of the world's croplands.