Even if it is a virtual currency, bitcoins use an enormous amount of energy and are not ecological at all. So much so that last year they consumed the energy equivalent of the whole of Argentina. This was stated in...
Pollution, sustainable fishing, global warming and coastal erosion. These are some challenges at the heart of the strategic agenda of the BlueMed project, coordinated by the National Research Council (Cnr) and funded by the European Union with 3 million...
Reduce, recycle, reuse: this is the motto of the circular economy, which aims to reduce waste by transforming it into new resources. Doing separate collection is the first step to take and, when it comes to separating materials, for...
One year after Microsoft's announcement of the plan capable of making the company "carbon negative", here are the first results presented in the company's Sustainability Report. The challenge of modern society for the present and above all for the future...
The term "greenwashing" is not a recent one. As early as 1986, environmentalist Jay Westerveld used this term to describe his experience in the Fiji Islands. The hotel on the island communicated to protect the coral reef by suggesting...
One of the worst consequences of Covid-19 for the environment is certainly the accumulation of disposable masks which, once used, must be disposed of. If until now the masks ended up, at best, in the mixed waste, now it...
The first offshore wind farm in the Mediterranean will be in Taranto and will begin producing energy as early as this year. Great news, were it not for the fact that the Italian bureaucracy slows down projects so much...
Green turn for the Swedish furniture giant. Ikea turns in the direction of the circular economy and announces that it will start selling spare parts for wardrobes, sofas, beds and drawers, to try to be more sustainable and reduce...
Mylo was born. No, it's not a puppy dog ​​to cuddle, nor a baby of some endangered species that came to light in some zoo. It is a plant material, produced entirely from mushrooms and very similar to leather,...
There is a small, very light element that will take Europe by the hand to accompany it towards climate neutrality by 2050. It is hydrogen, which will play the lion's share in the decarbonization process envisaged by the European...

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