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Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Gadgets to cut carbon dioxide emissions hit Japanese cars

Vehicle engine-idling systems are beginning to appear in the auto industry aftermarket equipment sector in Japan as environmental issues move to center-stage.

Saturday, September 06, 2008

Japanese scientists study cow burps as Earth heats up

Vegans should probably look away now – researchers at a Japanese agricultural institute are so concerned about global warming putting livestock off their food they’re testing ways to make them eat better.

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

New lamps cut UV to shoo away suicidal insects

Summer is the time of year when evenings are often filled with the fizz and crackle of winged insects obliterating themselves on outdoor lights, but did you know that it’s the ultraviolet part of the spectrum they really dig?

Thursday, August 21, 2008

Japan aims to exploit sea-bed methane, end life as we know it

Worrying news from the Nikkei this morning as the august organ reports that Japan has made concrete plans to exploit methane hydrate deposits on the ocean floor 1km down in a wide area off its coast.

Thursday, July 24, 2008

Sanyo’s greener, cleaner future (or why the Japanese giant gave itself the mother of all makeovers)

Of the many huge Japanese electronics purveyors that we’ve long been familiar with, one name that rarely stands out from the pack is that of Sanyo.

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

Sharp funds green gadget course at Japanese university

With an increasing emphasis on ecological matters when it comes to both creating and disposing of modern consumer technology, it’s logical to see high-tech firms get involved in education, which is exactly what’s happening with Sharp in Japan.

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