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Solutions Implemented to Reduce/Increase Global Warming

  • Label image for Waze App
    Waze is a GPS-based navigation app for sharing real-time traffic and road information. It is community-based, as each user with the app open in the background of...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 27-Oct-14
  • Label image for London's Cycle Hire
    The official public bicycle hire system of London, UK. It allows subscribers or anyone with a credit or debit card to rent a bike at any docking station, and...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 20-Feb-15
  • Label image for PS10 Solar Power Plant
    In operation since 2007, the PS10 is the world's first commercial concentrating solar power plant to use tower technology. It comprises 624 heliostats (large...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 25-Oct-14
  • Label image for Zimride App
    Zimride is a web application for carpooling that targets college, university and corporate communities, allowing verified classmates, faculty, coworkers or staff...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 31-Oct-14
  • Label image for Lyft App
    Lyft is a web and mobile application for connecting passengers who need a ride with drivers having a car. It primarily allows drivers to offer a service similar...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 31-Oct-14
  • Label image for Piaggio P180 Avanti Aircraft
    A high-speed twin-engine turboprop transport airplane featuring an unconventional three-lifting-surface configuration and push propellers. The P180 configuration...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 21-Dec-14
  • Label image for Nest Thermostat
    An electronic thermostat that learns from the adjustments a user makes, and then automatically alters the temperature based on these patterned behaviors, with the...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 05-Jan-15
  • Label image for Thermeleon Roof Tiles
    Thermeleon is a prototype temperature sensitive polymer coating for roof tiles that turns white on hot summer days, and black during the cold winter. It aims at...
    Last Post 17-Feb-16 - Entered 05-Jan-15
  • Label image for viaCycle Bicycle Sharing System
    viaCycle eliminates the need for special docking stations by installing in each bicycle an automated lock, and a GPS tracking system. The system aims at...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 22-Feb-15
  • Label image for BitLock Electronic Lock for Bicycle
    BitLock allows eliminating physical keys, while also enabling multiple authorized users to share a bicycle. The lock senses the proximity of a user within 3 feet...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 07-Apr-15
  • Label image for SEGS - Solar Energy Generating Systems
    SEGS was the first solar power station to commercially adopt Parabolic Trough technology. It consists of nine Concentrated Solar Power plants located in...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 12-Jul-15
  • Label image for Solana Generating Station
    Solana is the first commercial concentrated solar power plant in the United States to use molten-salt thermal energy storage. It can generate power at maximum...
    Last Post 06-Oct-15 - Entered 15-Jul-15
  • Label image for Waze Rider App
    A mobile application for carpooling developed by Waze, a Google company. Waze Rider learns frequent routes taken by Waze app users (such as daily commutes to/from...
    Last Post 11-Feb-16 - Entered 07-Aug-15
  • Label image for Hovding Airbag for Cyclists
    An airbag worn around the neck to replace the traditional bike helmet. Through advanced sensors, Hovding senses the cyclist's movement patterns and inflates in...
    Last Post 21-Jan-16 - Entered 14-Jan-16
  • Label image for SoBi Social Bicycles
    SoBi provides bikes integrated with a GPS-enabled smart lock that allows users to find a bike and unlock it through a smartphone. Compared to conventional bike...
    Last Post 08-Feb-16 - Entered 08-Feb-16