Scientists explain how plastic-eating enzyme can help fight pollution

Scientists explain how plastic-eating enzyme can help fight pollution

Views:50094|Rating:4.84|View Time:1:6Minutes|Likes:92|Dislikes:3Scientists in Britain and the US say they have engineered an enzyme that eats plastic, a breakthrough that could help in the fight against pollution. The enzyme is able to digest polyethylene terephthalate, or PET. The team from the University of Portsmouth and the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory hope to one day produce the enzyme on an […]

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Global Warming vs LFTR - Thorium Energy to fight Climate Change

Global Warming vs LFTR – Thorium Energy to fight Climate Change

Views:19968|Rating:4.86|View Time:36:21Minutes|Likes:210|Dislikes:6Can improving the efficiency by which we use energy address climate change in time? Energy density is key to rapid deployment of new energy production solutions. This is a remix of a 2 hour project. To see the feature documentary check out… Global warming can be addressed most effectively by clean energy priced cheaper […]

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Is Politics Undermining Delhi’s Fight Against Pollution?

Is Politics Undermining Delhi’s Fight Against Pollution?

Views:776|Rating:4.00|View Time:21:14Minutes|Likes:8|Dislikes:2As Delhi’s pollution level keep getting worse, the citizens of Delhi demand answers from the Delhi government on the lack of action from authorities. With Diwali around the corner, will things change or will Delhi face a bigger crisis? NDTV is one of the leaders in the production and broadcasting of un-biased and comprehensive […]

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The Big Fight: Is Pollution Making Delhi Unliveable?

The Big Fight: Is Pollution Making Delhi Unliveable?

Views:2309|Rating:4.23|View Time:50:59Minutes|Likes:22|Dislikes:4Delhi is facing a deadly air pollution crisis. Some steps have been taken but perhaps it’s too little, too late. We could have done a lot more with vehicular pollution, stubble burning, the firecrackers is also a factor. On this episode of The Big Fight, we discuss some of the causes of air pollution […]

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Plastic-eating enzyme could fight pollution

Plastic-eating enzyme could fight pollution

Views:16105|Rating:4.66|View Time:5:39Minutes|Likes:234|Dislikes:17A plastic-eating enzyme created by scientists in Britain and the United States could help in the fight against pollution. The enzyme is able to digest polyethylene terephthalate, or PET, which is used in millions of tonnes of plastic bottles. PET plastics can persist for hundreds of years in the environment and currently pollute large […]

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Electric rickshaws help India fight pollution

Electric rickshaws help India fight pollution

Views:5641|Rating:4.91|View Time:2:33Minutes|Likes:53|Dislikes:1You’ve heard of electric cars and electric buses…but how about electric rickshaws? In India, this traditional mode of transport is a lynchpin for work and daily life in a country where only around one in ten people have a private vehicle. A new smart city project, using ABB solar inverter technology, aims to turn […]

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Biotechnology to fight air pollution - futuris

Biotechnology to fight air pollution – futuris

Views:40381|Rating:4.82|View Time:4:18Minutes|Likes:303|Dislikes:11 Using biotechnology to fight pollution is the challenge for a European Union research project. Under the spotlight – a specific kind of moss. At the University of Freiburg in Germany, a team of biologists is growing moss, in a controlled environment. Mosses are especially well suited as bio-indicators for airborne contaminants as they […]

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Free solar panels help low-income communities in California save money and fight climate change

Free solar panels help low-income communities in California save money and fight climate change

Views:734|Rating:5.00|View Time:1:26Minutes|Likes:7|Dislikes:0Vien Truong, Director of Green for All, describes how one program in California is helping those most affected by climate change: low-income communities. A portion of California’s cap-and-trade funding paid by polluters goes directly to help low-income communities on the frontlines of environmental issues. These programs can help people save money and get access […]

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Fighting the Good Fight; 2,000 components flying with environmentally friendly coating

Fighting the Good Fight; 2,000 components flying with environmentally friendly coating

Views:78|Rating:5.00|View Time:4:46Minutes|Likes:2|Dislikes:0The Air Force SBIR/STTR program have developed a Zinc Nickel replacement for Cadmium, which has been used on aircraft landing gear to fight corrosion, but that is also carcinogenic. As a result of this work there are currently 2,000 landing gear components flying with zinc nickel on them. ES3 have also plated components for […]

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China Develops New Technology To Fight Pollution! Unique Ways to Deal With China's Air Pollution

China Develops New Technology To Fight Pollution! Unique Ways to Deal With China’s Air Pollution

Views:22260|Rating:4.69|View Time:12:49Minutes|Likes:228|Dislikes:15SUBSCRIBE: TOP STORIES==== China taking more steps to find solutions for air pollution. Chinese scientists discovered new filters to reduce air pollution. Chinese scientists develop technology to combat smog. Unique ways to deal with China’s air pollution. China Fighting pollution with drones. Watch the video to see all these and many more… Don’t forget […]

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Join the fight against plastic pollution

Join the fight against plastic pollution

Views:19109|Rating:4.76|View Time:1:15Minutes|Likes:81|Dislikes:4A truckload of plastic enters our ocean every minute – enough is enough. WATCH & SHARE TO EXPOSE Join the fight against plastic pollution – sign the plastics pledge Music: Atlas by Steven Gutheinz ( Musicbed)

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The diet that helps fight climate change

The diet that helps fight climate change

Views:870234|Rating:4.79|View Time:5:40Minutes|Likes:37908|Dislikes:1686You don’t have to go vegan to fight climate change. Research shows that small changes to our diets can make big differences. Climate Lab is produced by the University of California in partnership with Vox. Hosted by conservation scientist Dr. M. Sanjayan, the videos explore the surprising elements of our lives that contribute to […]

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