How is the world’s first solar powered airport faring?

October 15, 2015 by  
Filed under Buildings, Solar Power Systems

Seen from mid-air as the flight lands, the solar panels can be seen shining in the distance on the expanse of the airport, all 46,000 of them. First ever in the world, Cochin International Airport is an airport powered by solar power The project was first initiated in 2013 with only 400 solar power and once they saw positive results, they expanded and covered the whole airport with 46,000 panels […]

Let modern ceiling lights light up your life

July 1, 2014 by  
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Let modern ceiling lights light up your life

Living in this fast-paced society, people have to select more efficient and convenient gadgets no matter in life or work. Things which need people to waste their precious time in complicated installation and frequent maintenance must be cleaned out from the marketing, like traditional incandescent lights and fluorescent lights which are neither durable nor aesthetic, and that makes the new modern ceiling lights become the favor of customers. People opt […]

Five of the US’s Most Beautiful Sustainable Buildings

August 20, 2013 by  
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Five of the US’s Most Beautiful Sustainable Buildings

Sustainable buildings are efficient on both energy and water. They are made from materials that are environmentally friendly. The following five buildings are wonderful examples of green architecture and engineering from online engineering management program course material. These five buildings, among others, have helped move certain sustainable construction practices into the forefront of standard construction methods. Center for Disease Control, Atlanta, GA This building conserves rainwater in cisterns, and then […]