New technologies, ground-breaking applications, and the latest types of information management systems are flooding into emerging Smart City landscapes.
Finding and negotiating creative financing approaches will be critical to widespread adoption of smart city practices. Private companies will play a significant financial role in making that happen.
With grant support from federal agencies, proactive initiatives from local municipalities, and the resources of academia and the private sector, the concept of smart cities is emerging.
A B Corporation is a new legal corporate structure that allows a company to consider factors other than strictly shareholder wealth, like employees, the environment and sustainability.
“U.S. libraries of all types continue to make increasing use of social media and Web 2.0 applications and tools to connect with library users and to market programs and services” according to the American Library Association.
How to make a book planter. I made this book planter as a thank you gift for a friend of mine who happens to be a library director.
ReStore, an ingenious idea of Habitat for Humanity, is the go-to resource to find overstock, closeout and used building material items and home improvement supplies. It’s a new gem in Seacoast NH’s eco-friendly, green crown. The newly opened Restore in Newington, NH was orchestrated by the Southeast New Hampshire Habitat for Humanity.
There are three ways to create Moss Graffiti. You can grow a whole wall of it and then remove the area you don’t want making a reverse design, stencil it on and watch it grow into your design, or paste it on in a ready-made fashion.
Moss. Gardeners enjoy the softness it adds to shade gardens. Decorators use it to add a hint of green to indoor design, sometimes topping the soil on flower pots, or on the planters themselves. Artists are using moss in a new way, as outdoor green art or moss graffiti.
The true spirit of recycling (well, actually reuse), sustainability, and industrial synergy. I was finally able to change my Twitter profile from “…wanna be Etsy artist…” to official “Etsy artist” with the opening of my Esty Store, Java Jayne.