Renewable Energy

Ted Talk: Open Sourced Blueprints for Civilization

Ted Talk: Open Sourced Blueprints for Civilization

Marcin Jakubowski is an inventor and the founder of Open Source Ecology. He talks about achieving industrial productivity on small scale, and using open source technology to share these “Do It Yourself” designs. The result is a series of blueprints for highly efficient, low cost machines “made from local and recycled materials that would last a lifetime, not designed for obsolescence.”

Ted Talk: Balancing Energy

Ted Talk: Balancing Energy

Gunter Pauli is an entrepreneur who is dedicated to design and implement a society and industries that respond to people’s needs using what is locally available. At TEDx Tokyo, Gunter speaks about the energy potential on the planet and how we can begin to think differently to find innovative and sustainable solutions. To Gunter, “Sustainability is the capacity to respond to the basic needs of all with what we have.” He encourages us to look at the world differently.