New on D4S Global News News Archive March, 2011
A7dd5fa0-3c0d-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
CaseStudy World Community Grid solving world problems by sharing computing capacity published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-29 08:38:10 UTC
The World Community Grid, powered by IBM, is designed to harness the unused computing power of the world's PCs and laptops for research on critical ...


64b59a70-38b4-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
Product Solarball makes cleans water with sun light published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-25 02:29:30 UTC
Shortlisted for the James Dyson Award Safe and accessible drinking water is one of the rarest resources on the planet. 1-in-8 people in our world ...


12dd7960-38ae-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
CaseStudy Value in resource efficiency published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-25 01:36:32 UTC
Chief Financial Officers typical expect energy saving projects to have an average internal rate of return of investment of about 20%. A recent research ...


A10b4a10-2c69-012e-9bde-4040823e9e3d
Product Energy AWARE Clock published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-21 01:01:36 UTC
Energy AWARE Clock is wirelessly connected to an energy meter.Energy AWARE Clock is an electricity meter that resembles an ordinary kitchen clock. ...


46472a90-1bbf-012e-9bdc-4040823e9e3d
Product Zeno combines solar light with artificial light when necessairy published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-17 01:08:57 UTC
The Zeno Lamp brings natural sunlight indoors through a system of light collectors and fiber-optic cables. The beauty of the Zeno lamp lies in its ...


03630b70-2d0b-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
CaseStudy Sustainable shoes; the Camper story published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-14 00:58:14 UTC
*How has the brand developed since 1975 when it was first created?* Camper has moved one step at a time, which is the only way to do things properly. ...


07be3be0-2db2-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
Product Watter; disinfectant made from water, salt and electricity published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-12 01:03:16 UTC
While crossing the African continent, twin brothers Arjan and Alfred Koop, became aware of the true meaning of sanitation or the lack thereof in especially ...


56d90470-2d31-012e-9bdf-4040823e9e3d
Material Decorative sheet material made from recycled newsprint published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-10 11:08:43 UTC
The Environ biocomposite® product line is made from recycled newsprint, a soy-based resin and color additives. Environ biocomposite® is sold in 3'x6 ...


F66c48e0-2c67-012e-9bde-4040823e9e3d
CaseStudy c,mm,n open source community for sustainable personal mobility published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-09 11:34:47 UTC
The c,mm,nity is a growing community, with over 800 people involved at present and about 80 of those making active contributions. latest developments ...


Ea30c4b0-1ef0-012e-9bdd-4040823e9e3d
Product Hay's Felted wool rug collection published.

by: Design 4 Sustainability, 2011-03-09 06:04:42 UTC
Named after a Danish candy – colourful, sugarcoated licorice balls – Pinocchio is a carpet that makes you smile. Pinocchio is handmade in Nepal where ...