A prototype of an inexpensive and environmentally pleasant battery has been created

The battery prototype is made out of zinc and lignin, two cost-effective and environmentally pleasant supplies. The created batteries are comparable in density to lead-acid batteries, however usually are not poisonous. The battery can also be secure, that’s, it’s designed for eight thousand cost cycles with a capability retention of greater than 80 %. “Though … Read more

BB.lv: A third of the Baltic Sea is already dead

As WWF reported to LETA, the main focus of the ministerial talks was on the implementation of the Baltic Sea Action Plan and setting priorities based on new results obtained as a result of the Holas3 comprehensive assessment of the state of the marine environment. According to WWF, according to the Holas3 report, the Baltic … Read more

residents began to decorate the city themselves

Last year, the Riga City Council launched a pilot project in which residents’ associations wishing to organize a plot of municipal land were offered practical support – black soil, lawn seeds, compost and waste collection containers. This spring, ten associations of Riga residents applied for a project with the initiative to carry out landscaping in … Read more

Belgium Wood Pellets Price Drop: Latest Updates and Trends

2023-12-18 16:25:00 With an average price of €6.79 for a 15 kg bag of pellets, wood pellets return to an average that the Belgian consumer has not seen since July 2022. Surprising: this average price for December is lower than at the best times, in May and June. This is the third consecutive drop and … Read more

Revitalizing the Tallahassee Mall: The Case for a New City Park | Ben Grubbs

2023-11-20 08:01:02 Ben Grubbs  |  Your Turn Hidden behind the Trousdell Gymnastics Center and the old Tallahassee Mall (now The Centre of Tallahassee) is the perfect spot for the next city park that could help bring people back to the area around the languishing mall. The small holding pond located there, and the surrounding land, … Read more

Explore Chan May Port and Celebrity Cruises in Thua Thien – Hue Province

2023-11-13 04:33:00 The Celebrity Cruises cruise ship docks at Chan May Port. Photo: VNA Thua Thien – Hue (VNA) – The Celebrity Cruises cruise ship, with more than 3,000 passengers and crew on board, docked on November 12 at Chan May Port, Thua Thien – Hue province in the Center. The passengers visited several localities … Read more

The Future of Clean Energy: Small Modular Reactors in New Mexico

2023-11-10 12:02:35 Nuclear micro reactors to hit the market The next big thing in nuclear power could be tiny — little reactors that are far smaller and far cheaper than the traditional massive nuclear plants topped by giant concrete cooling towers. (AP Video: Lekan Oyekanmi and Angie Wang. Produced by: Teresa de Miguel) AP Local … Read more

Environmental Potential of Abandoned Offshore Oil Rigs: From Threats to Solutions

2023-11-10 06:41:31 The world’s oceans are a graveyard for tens of thousands of abandoned offshore oil rigs. There are more than 32 thousand of them in the waters of the United States alone. More and more rigs are continually being retired as oil fields age and global energy markets and fuel policies shift further away … Read more