Several dozens of years ago we couldn’t even imagine that robots would be able to cut lawns, clean swimming pools and force the weeds. Today information technologies entered almost nook of our everyday life, including agriculture. We will briefly tell you what gadgets help completely replace human labour during orchard, garden and even the whole agro industrial sector today, and what users say about it.
The Rothes CoRDe facility in the Speyside burns whisky by-products to generate 8.3 megawatts of electricity per hour.
Interestingly, women are more eco-minded than men: 90% of women would choose renewable packaging if they knew it would cut carbon dioxide emissions, vs. 77% of men.
The Coca-Cola Company has stricken the deal with the U.S.-based innovative lab Liquid Light to further develop the CO2-to-Chemicals technology of making various multi-carbon chemicals of carbon dioxide.
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Adidas's Group Executive Member Eric Liedtke and the Parley for the Oceans founder Cyrill Gutsch during their talk "Oceans. Climate. Life" discussed the problem of cleaning up the world ocean from post-consumer plastic waste.
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The Danish toy maker is expected to create a sustainable alternative to plastic and raw materials.