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.
9 European Renewable Energy Companies Who Are Hiring Now
Following the recent report from the International Energy Agency (IEA) that for the first time, there are more renewable energy jobs, globally, than fossil fuel, I thought I would look
5 technology startups that are helping address SDG 9
The world is changing rapidly and technology is playing a big role in that change. Every day, it seems, there is a new technology startup that is coming up with
Steps towards Sustainable Space Tech
This startup is one of several small, but significant steps to harnessing the power of space and Earth orbit sustainably.
€10.5 million to help prevent wildfire destruction
Dryad secure €10.5 million to help prevent wildfire destruction.
The challenges of EV ownership
I’ve recently subscribed to an electric car. These are my observations as I enter the world of EV usage. TL;DR; there’s a lot that needs to improve before mass market adoption.
Are we at a Point of Collective Climate Leverage?
If the pandemic brought humanity together in a collective consciousness that contributed to the Great Resignation, are this year’s global climate events enough to create another point of human collective leverage?
Helping Businesses Create Positive Impact
A new tool to help businesses integrate automated positive impacts into their daily operations.
Digital Carbon Footprint, Underground Data Centers
A conversation with Bluebird Underground Data Center about data centre decarbonisation and reducing digital carbon footprints.
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