10 Carbon Market Trends to Watch in 2016

The Climate Trust, a mission-driven nonprofit that specializes in mobilizing conservation finance for environmental benefit, announced its third annual prediction list of 10 carbon market trends to watch in 2016. The trends, which range from climate change playing a larger role in federal decision-making to increased carbon market linkage and momentum in conservation finance, were […]

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Climate Change – Foods That Could Disappear Because of it

Climate change is making the world a different place. There are more floods, droughts, wildfires, heat waves and other extreme weather events. Animal species around the world are either shifting habitat locations or simply dying off. Even humans are migrating due to a warmer world. But there is one effect that will hit many of […]

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The Down-to-Earth Solution to Climate Change

After helping build New Chapter into a leading natural vitamin and supplement company, Tom Newmark decided to take on a bigger challenge: climate change, which is the biggest threat facing the world today. Newmark co-founded The Carbon Underground, a non-profit organization, to help educate the world about the ability of healthy soils to reverse climate change, […]

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World’s First Solar-Hydrogen Residential Development Is 100% Self-Sustaining

We’ve seen individual homes that are completely off-grid, but there are very few residential developments that have this distinction. Thailand-based development company CNX Construction is set to debut the world’s first 24-hour, solar-powered hydrogen storage multi-house complex. The Phi Suea House in Chiang Mai, Thailand utilizes this innovative energy storage technology to power not just one, but four family homes as well […]

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Best Innovative Eco Products of 2015

DotMaxIT featured many innovative products this year that help consumers reduce their impact on the Earth. Here are the top 10 coolest eco products of 2015: 1. Solar-Powered Beach Mat This solar-powered beach mat charges your phone and keeps your drink cold. Photo credit: Beachill Mattress Powered by a five-watt solar panel and a built-in thermal fridge, the Beachill […]

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World’s First Off-Grid EcoCapsule Runs Entirely on Renewable Energy

After much anticipation, the egg-shaped EcoCapsule is finally available for pre-order earlier this month. The oblong home, which costs €79,000 (about $85,688) per unit, runs entirely on renewables. The 88-square feet of interior space may seem pretty small, but it packs in all the necessities—plenty of storage, a shower, composting toilet, stove, sink, table and couch that converts into a double bed. […]

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