Geothermal powerstation that achieves negative emissions #sustainability #innovation #thinkdifferently #rebootme

Climeworks and Reykjavik Energy have started running the first power plant confirmed to produce “negative emissions” — that is, it’s removing more CO2 than it puts out. The geothermal station in Hellsheidi, Iceland is using a Climeworks module and the plant’s own heat to snatch CO2 directly from the air via filters, bind it to […]

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How Toyota and Maxtrax saved me! @takeMAXTRAX @Toyota #overlanding #adventuretravel #travel

A few weeks ago, I found myself making the 8 hour round trip to a small town in Northern Alberta in order to hand deliver a bid to a Client and the clock was ticking. In order for it to be considered in the competitive process, I had to get it there by 2pm that […]

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Fruit cake without the cheese is like a kiss without the squeeze #goodfood #thinkdifferently

As a born and bred Yorkshire lass, I have always eaten fruit cake with a slice of cheese, a totally delicious combination by the way, and thought nothing of it until I met the man who is now my husband. He scoffs at the idea, declaring it the weirdest thing he has ever heard and […]

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Gates of light #design #innovation #thinkdifferently #rebootme

Designer and innovator Daan Roosegaarde was appointed by the Government in Holland to re-envisage the famous Afsluitsdijk Dutch causeway, a flood protector and road. No energy is consumed at the ‘Gates of Light,’ and the 60 floodlights, designed by Rem Koolhaas’ grandfather Dirk Roosenburg in 193s, are now fully restored but enhanced with a reflective […]

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