Low Cost, Eco-Friendly Aircrete Homes | Hajjar Gibran | TEDxSedona

Low Cost, Eco-Friendly Aircrete Homes | Hajjar Gibran | TEDxSedona

Views:21641|Rating:4.92|View Time:17:44Minutes|Likes:437|Dislikes:7The high cost and vulnerability to the forces of nature make conventional stick houses foolish. The 3 little pigs taught us that in kindergarten. How about we build solid Aircrete brick homes that aren’t damaged by water or high winds? A fabric reinforced AirCrete dome home is much more durable yet costs only a […]

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ABCs of Pollution and Your Control | David Klanecky | TEDxLSU

ABCs of Pollution and Your Control | David Klanecky | TEDxLSU

Views:14339|Rating:4.68|View Time:11:13Minutes|Likes:144|Dislikes:10We talk about clean energy and debate the definitive impact humanity has on our environment, but the numbers are often too abstract for us to internalize. In this talk, chemical engineer David Klanecky lays out straightforward analogies to help us understand our individual impact on the planet’s future, and hints at at what we, […]

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Making India Responsible and Environmentally Aware | Almitra Patel | TEDxAssiRd

Making India Responsible and Environmentally Aware | Almitra Patel | TEDxAssiRd

Views:1066|Rating:5.00|View Time:11:40Minutes|Likes:21|Dislikes:0Through the TEDx platform, Almitra Patel brings to light a relatively ignored problem of accumulated garbage that contributes to massive pollution in the environment. To tackle this crisis that is developing steadily, Patel talks at length about ‘bioremediation’- a bio mining process to manage untreated waste. She reminds her listeners of the threats that […]

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The most polluted generation | Penelope Jagessar Chaffer | TEDxBrussels

The most polluted generation | Penelope Jagessar Chaffer | TEDxBrussels

Views:12406|Rating:4.91|View Time:13:51Minutes|Likes:164|Dislikes:3This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The Most Polluted Generation Penelope Jagessar Chaffer is a multi award winning filmmaker and artist, writer, feminist, children’s environmental health advocate and global environmentalist. The first black, female director to be nominated for a British Academy of Film and […]

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Fish & Global Warming | Sara Hansson | TEDxYouth@Newtown

Fish & Global Warming | Sara Hansson | [email protected]

Views:1676|Rating:4.46|View Time:4:13Minutes|Likes:33|Dislikes:4Fish & Global Warming My name is Sara, and I will be graduating from Hunterdon Central Regional High School in 2019. I love music and biology and hope to include them in my future career. I have done multiple research projects, some at Columbia University’s Center for Radiological Research and others through the Junior […]

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The New Green Business Model for Sustainable Finance: Peter Fusaro at TEDxColumbiaEngineering

The New Green Business Model for Sustainable Finance: Peter Fusaro at TEDxColumbiaEngineering

Views:7267|Rating:4.74|View Time:19:24Minutes|Likes:55|Dislikes:3Peter C. Fusaro is a best selling author, keynote speaker and thought leader on emerging energy and environmental financial markets. He is Chairman of Global Change Associates an energy and environmental consultancy in New York since 1991 and is the best selling author of What Went Wrong at Enron as well as 15 other […]

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How Japanese Culture Helps Chattanooga Be Environmentally Friendly | Asami Nakano | TEDxChattanooga

How Japanese Culture Helps Chattanooga Be Environmentally Friendly | Asami Nakano | TEDxChattanooga

Views:1030|Rating:4.62|View Time:10:27Minutes|Likes:12|Dislikes:1In Japanese Furoshiki, a simple square cloth can be used for many things—a bag for grocery shopping, a table cloth, gift wrap,. What if we could use the traditional art of Furoshiki to reduce waste in Chattanooga? In this talk, Asami Nakano will show how Furoshiki can promote environmentally friendly behavior with this traditional […]

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Reducing our carbon footprint by listening to nature | Michelle Oyen | TEDxCambridgeUniversity

Reducing our carbon footprint by listening to nature | Michelle Oyen | TEDxCambridgeUniversity

Views:568|Rating:5.00|View Time:14:15Minutes|Likes:8|Dislikes:0Nature is all around us and giving us advice, but why are we not listening? We need to re-think building materials for the 21st century using biomimetics. Michelle is a Fellow in Engineering at Homerton College, has been a Reader in Bioengineering in the Mechanics and Materials Division and the Bioengineering research group in […]

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What if Carbon Emissions Stopped Tomorrow?

What if Carbon Emissions Stopped Tomorrow?

Views:303421|Rating:4.79|View Time:5:57Minutes|Likes:10909|Dislikes:484Please SUBSCRIBE! ►► And support us on Patreon: Imagine that aliens landed and gifted us a clean, limitless energy source. And instead of killing each other over this technology, we decided to immediately transform the world into a carbon-free society. This wonderous source would power our homes, industries, cars and planes, and humanity’s annual […]

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The carbon footprint of consumption | Diana Ivanova | TEDxTrondheim

The carbon footprint of consumption | Diana Ivanova | TEDxTrondheim

Views:7200|Rating:4.59|View Time:10:51Minutes|Likes:68|Dislikes:6Did you remember to turn off the lights before leaving home? Did you cut your shower short this morning? While these issues are important in decreasing your carbon footprint, Diana Ivanova argues that how you spend money is significantly more impactful. Diana Ivanova is currently a PhD candidate in the Industrial Ecology Programme at […]

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How to reach global sustainability via energy efficiency in industry | Stijn Santen | TEDxRSM

How to reach global sustainability via energy efficiency in industry | Stijn Santen | TEDxRSM

Views:7778|Rating:4.80|View Time:17:32Minutes|Likes:71|Dislikes:3This talk was given at a local TEDx event, produced independently of the TED Conferences. The talk is about the leadership change that is required to maximize the potential for energy efficiency within in our society. Stijn Santen holds an MSc in chemistry and chemical engineering at the University of Amsterdam and has worked […]

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Three Steps to Cut Your Carbon Footprint 60% Today | Jackson Carpenter | TEDxAsheville

Three Steps to Cut Your Carbon Footprint 60% Today | Jackson Carpenter | TEDxAsheville

Views:14000|Rating:4.84|View Time:18:1Minutes|Likes:244|Dislikes:8Not all carbon is created equal. Writer Jackson Carpenter argues that the power to stop climate change rests on recognizing different kinds of carbon – a shift in perspective that allows us to change the world without changing our lifestyles. Jackson Carpenter has ten years’ experience working on solutions to climate change and the […]

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