I guess someone is doing something right:
Breakthrough solar cell captures carbon dioxide and sunlight, produces burnable fuel
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have engineered a potentially game-changing solar cell that cheaply and efficiently converts atmospheric carbon dioxide directly into usable hydrocarbon fuel, using only sunlight for energy.
‘Decentralized Uber’ App Delivers 1,000 Meals in Austin, Texas
- Unsung.org is an application that feeds the hungry by delivering unwanted food from local caterers and restaurants. The application gamifies the solution by adding Bitcoin to the equation as well as users can be rewarded by the Unsung community for good deeds.
Chile is producing so much solar power, it's giving it away for free
Market forces often produce strange quirks in the economic system, like the one we're seeing in Chile this year: the country is producing so much solar power that it's being sold for... nothing at all.
Norway has become the first country in the world to commit to zero deforestation.
The Norwegian parliament pledged the government’s public procurement policy will become deforestation-free after a committee of MPs recommended imposing regulations to ensure the state did "not contribute to deforestation of the rainforest".