Technology is making it easier and more cost-effective for professionals across design, engineering, and manufacturing disciplines to incorporate sustainable design into their workflows.
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Build Change improves construction practices and saves lives in emerging nations by designing disaster-resistant houses and schools and then training local homeowners, engineers, builders and government officials to build them. #impactdesign
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Proximity Designs has helped 2.5 million people generate approximately US$54 million in additional income. One such customer is Daw Than Sein (in the photo), who was able to couble her production of traditional pottery and earn an extra US$360 annually by replacing costly candles with a Proximity-designed solar light that lets her work well into the evening #impactdesign
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Solar Tower Systems GmbH: Sunlight-reflecting mirrors: Bavarian Autodesk #Cleantech Partner uses Autodesk simulation software to bring sun to an otherwise dark valley.
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Brooklyn Grange - A New York Growing Season from Christopher St. John Plus 2 months ago Not Yet Rated A 7-month time lapse documenting the first full growing season at the Brooklyn Grange's farm in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. At 65,000 square feet, it's the largest rooftop farm in the world. For more info, check out brooklyngrangefarm.com Shot and edited by Christopher St. John music by Ratatat
Brooklyn Grange - A Rooftop Garden Grows in Brooklyn
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Brooklyn Grange - New York Rooftop Farm
Largest rooftop garden in the world at Brooklyn Grange - A New York Growing Season. A 7-month time lapse documenting the first full growing season at the Brooklyn Grange's farm in...
Brooklyn Grange, a leading force in New York's growing urban farm industry, is celebrating their Brooklyn location's (the company has a smaller farm in Queens) first full growing season with a mesmerizing time-lapse video chronicling the farm's immense construction.
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Brooklyn Grange - A New York Growing Season. A 7-month time lapse documenting the first full growing season at the Brooklyn Grange's farm in the Brooklyn Navy Yard. At 65,000 square feet, it's the largest rooftop farm in the world. For more info, check out www.brooklyngrangefarm.com Shot and edited by Christopher St. John A big thanks to Ratatat for the music! Song: Montanita - https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/classics/id354003618
Brooklyn Grange - A New York Growing Season
Warka Water #impactdesign
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The tower is rated as lasting up to 10 years and will require that locals are trained in o...
A new Kickstarter campaign is aiming to raise funds to build a device, which will be capable of harvesting safe drinking water from the air. The Warka Water, as it is called is an off-the-grid bamboo tower, which could, according to the developers, collect an annual average of 26.4 US gallons of water per day.
Esta torre de bambú extrae agua del mismo aire para paliar la sequía
Oversized Backpacks Deliver Cheap Local Energy
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Biogas Inflated Backpacks Delivering Cheap Local Energy To The Rural Poor | Co.Exist | ideas + impact
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With This Bio-Reactive Food Label, Sell-by Dates Could Become Obsolete #impactdesign
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BioReactive Food Labels may make sell-by dates a thing of the past.
Smart Expiry Label Aims to Put an End to Food Waste. The Bump Mark label, designed by Solveiga Pakstaite from Brunel University, was named as the UK winner of the James Dyson Award for its innovative solution to a highly criticised problem.
A food label that expires alongside food -- is this the solution to our chronic food waste problem?
WindPax changes how we power with portable wind turbines #cleantech
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#TTE alum, WindPax, changes how we power with portable wind turbines #cleantech
Check out how 1st place winner of #TTE2014 and Autodesk University 2014 event speaker, Justin Chambers of Windpax, is changing the way we create power with durable, light weight and easy to use wind turbines! Justin is also a PHD student here at WVU! http://ow.ly/FO58W
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Autodesk Cleantech Partner SolePower powers devices with every step #cleantech
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Autodesk Cleantech Partner and #TTE Alum, SolePower, powers devices with every step #cleantech
Check out how #TTE alum and Autodesk University 2014 event speaker, Matthew of SolePower, is developing an insole that will generate power just by walking. Among many options, this could provide up to 2.5 hours of talk time on your phone after just an hour of walking!
SolePower - Power by Walking
Doors of Perception: John Thackara talks about the intersection of design and social innovation
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Bumpy roads cost fuel efficiency so Pedal Logic adjusts the accelerator for you, saving fuel.
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How can we use design to tackle the world's most pressing challenges? Learn more about the design-led revolution.
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Intentionally shape our future. Amplify your design power. Read the #designledrev manifesto: http://autode.sk/1rDem8I
Smartflower energy technology imitates nature's form and function, defying solar stereotypes. They're an Autodesk Cleantech Partner.