Plastic Bags – Environment’s Worst Enemy

Plastic bags are severely damaging the environment, yet people and the government are still not taking any serious actions in banning them or providing their substitute. 100 billion plastic bags are used every year in USA alone. The problem is further exacerbated as developed countries often send their plastic waste to developing countries where recycling… Read More Plastic Bags – Environment’s Worst Enemy

Sri Lanka – Some Pollution Facts

Main source of air pollution is vehicle emissions. They account for 60% of total emissions (Source; Google)   Management of waste water is almost non-existent¬†(Source:¬†http://www.dailymirror.lk/article/Managing-waste-water-in-Sri-Lanka-An-uncomfortable-reality-125937.html)   Water from Kandy Lake is not suitable for drinking. A high coliform count and a high degree of faecal contamination was observed in all water samples obtained from the… Read More Sri Lanka – Some Pollution Facts

Relectrify – Giving Car Batteries a Second Chance

Not everyone can see retired electric car battery as a means of storing solar energy and providing power back-up. However, Relectrify perceived this as an opportunity to provide sustainable, affordable and environmentally efficient energy solution. Electric car batteries can be transitioned into their second-life of storing solar energy for millions of households. However, reusing these… Read More Relectrify – Giving Car Batteries a Second Chance