Adaptation

The planet is changing. The cockroaches will be fine, but what about us? See what these PF Members are doing to adapt to the impacts of climate change.

Kaua'i Community College has partnered with the local county government to develop an entirely new form of sustainable living center.
Bellevue College has instituted a variety of measures to make its campus more sustainable and environmentally friendly.
Indiana State University is focused on advancing sustainability and quality of life by using our community as a living laboratory for solutions to global problems.
Large particles of slow moving mass in the forms of ships and vessels rise and fall every day with the incoming and outgoing tide. The rising tide literally lifts all boats. Attaching these vessels to a stationary platform and a gearing system can... Read More
An overview of HY-TEK Bio's new clean energy technology that allows the use of fossil fuels as clean sources of energy.
The Dragon is an electric vehicle to serve as a personal tractor for farm workers doing hand work in the field. It provides a low seating position on a special seat to enable comfortable access to low growing crops. It is narrow such that it fits in... Read More
Secretaría de Educación de Bogotá
Alternative Energy at School is a project that aims to strengthen all the areas of knowledge at the school, such as ecology, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, languages, social sciences, arts, graphic design, technology, electricity,... Read More
More than 136 million tons of coal ash waste materials are being produced to meet the electricity needs of the US each year. However, more than 55% of these wastes are being dumped in the landfills and ash ponds. Many studies indicate the presence... Read More
Planet Forward
Via International Institute for Environment and Development: Stone lines or ("bunds") slow down runoff, incerease water infiltration and for the basis for improved production in semi-arid areas. At the same time, sediment is captured behind these... Read More
The practice of hydraulic fracturing (a.k.a. “fracking”) is as controversial as ever across the country, with California lawmakers tightening restrictions and New York Governor Andrew Cuomo giving consideration to lifting that state’s nearly five-... Read More

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