Ecology, Energy, Economy


August 15-18, 2010, the International Green Computing Conference sponsored by IEEE addresses key issues and topics related to energy efficiency in computing and promoting environmentally friendly computer technologies and systems. The conference aims to provide a forum to a wide audience for discussing, sharing and investigating the state-of-the-art for all aspects of green computing, which [...]

Take The Green Pledge

Ambler, PA — The Ambler Main Street Green Committee has launched a program for businesses to “go green”. The concept was initiated during conversation about rating businesses and organizations for their environmental practices. “It became apparent that we had better start with a self-examination before judging others,” said Daniel Brouse, Chairperson of the [...]

Segway & GM Build Balancing 2-Wheel-Car-Scooter

Every once in awhile we have some exciting news to share and we’re happy to do so right here on The Last Mile.
We’re pleased to introduce you to the Project P.U.M.A. (Personal Urban Mobility & Accessibility) prototype. It’s a working concept of what’s possible when you put together smart minds with the goal of [...]

Environmental Claims In Advertising

Given the increased consumer interest in “going green” and using environmentally friendly products, it is not surprising to see more and more claims being made in advertising. However, businesses should know that the FTC has rules that specifically address environmental claims.
“It’s deceptive to misrepresent – directly or indirectly – that a product offers a [...]

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