The Planet Humanity
We believe the question on all our minds shouldn't be about how to save the planet, not even how to save the animals. Ultimately, the planet and life will survive. It has done for a very, very long time.
The trouble is, humans are rather frail in the grand scheme of things, and as such it is the survival of humanity that we should be thinking about.
Of course, we're not going to save the human race if we don't save this amazing life-giving bubble we live in, that is the planet and the biodiversity it supports.
Sustainable Technology Examples and the SDGs
We look for sustainable technology examples that are aligned with the UN SDGs. Each of the lofty, ambitious global goals aligns with people, biodiversity, economic growth and the planet.
Related: What to know more about the SDGs? Check out this article - What are the UN SDGs.
If you're wondering, there is a clear economic benefit to sustainable technologies, which is one of the big reasons why we are witnessing enormous growth in investment in this area under the guise of "ESG investment". Perhaps this number puts things into context:
How important is sustainable technology to the economy?
World Economic Forum & Accenture: "Unlocking Digital Value to Society: A new framework for growth"
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Sustainable technology examples
This website is dedicated to discovering technologies having a positive social impact, helping us address the climate tech and ultimately save humanity through helping our planet and biodiversity recover from the damage we've caused.
You can discover the latest examples of sustainable technology in action across this website through the recent articles below, or by browsing by specific SDG here.
Examples of Sustainable Technology
The following articles and interviews look at the positive impacts technology is having on sustainability. Each article is also tagged with the UN SDGs it relates to.
Treating Power as Data
If we treat power like data, can we reduce both consumption and emission? Angelo Fienga says yes.
Uncover Scope 3 With AI
How can AI help uncover scope 3 carbon emissions? I speak with a company doing just that. What are Scope 3 emissions, how to audit them?
Solving Healthcare Challenges in Africa
A two-part video interview series featuring two companies working together to solve healthcare challenges across Africa.
You Might Be Surprised How Precious Your Water Really Is
What do 40 million people in the UK and 130 million in the USA have in common? Water Scarcity.
Reducing Digital Carbon Footprint with the Edge AI
Our digital carbon footprint is not negligible. It is huge. In this interview I speak with the CEO of a company helping tackle this with Edge AI technologies.
AI Flexes Flax into Circular Bridges
AI Flexes Flax into Circular Bridges. AI, optic fibres, bio-resin, flax combine to create a unique construction worthy of award in Circular Economy circles.
Progress Towards My Sustainability Goals
In September ’21 I set my sustainability targets for March ’22. How did I do? Did I achieve them?
Helping More Companies Improve Sustainability In Business
Helping sustainability professionals collaborate, grow their business and deliver on growing corporate sustainability demand.
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