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21 Oct 13 Electrolux Design Lab 2013 contest winner


The winner is Mab, an automated cleaning system consisting of hundreds of flying mini-robots, envisioned by Adrian Perez Zapata from Colombia.


Inspired by the controlled flight of bees pollinating a flower, Mab flying robots clean surfaces by touching them with a drop of water. Mab scans the house, determine the areas to clean and sends the robots flying. Electrolux. Previously, Electrolux Design Lab 2013 contest finalists.


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20 Nov 11 Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan – Ashden Award winner

This video can be downloaded here: Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan won an Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy in 2011. To find out more visit the link above, and follow us on: Facebook Twitter Blog: In North Pakistan, winters in the mountains are harsh and natural disasters are part of life. Wide-scale forest destruction causes damage from flooding and disrupts the country’s water supply because the region acts as a watershed. Over 14 years ago, the Aga Khan Planning and Building Service (AKPBS) began a concerted drive to make homes in North Pakistan warmer, and reduce the use of wood. Based on the Aga Khan’s belief that: “A proper home can bridge that terrible gap between poverty and a better future” the programme is doing just that for over 240000 people. Today over 100 ‘resource people’ work in their own villages promoting energy efficient products. A US package could include floor insulation, an efficient cook stove with a chimney to let smoke out, a water heater, and a roof hatch window that cuts out draughts and lets in light, also fresh air when needed. AKPBS trains local people as artisans and entrepreneurs and has created over 360 new jobs. Over 50000 products have been sold through word of mouth, tours and demonstration homes. Homes are warmer and families save money on fuel-wood and, by ridding their homes of smoke, they avoid respiratory problems too. And local trees and the
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06 Jul 11 Proving Ground – Assassins Creed: Brotherhood Challenge – Winner: Yayanation Click here to watch Proving Ground 12/3/10! Assassins Creed: Brotherhood Challenge – Proving Ground Winner by Yayanation Yayanation proves himself to be an assassin par excellence, knocking off 3050 points worth of foes and taking the top mark on Rome. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Follow Machinima on Twitter! Machinima Inside Gaming Machinima Respawn Machinima Entertainment, Technology, Culture FOR MORE MACHINIMA, GO TO: FOR MORE GAMEPLAY, GO TO: FOR MORE SPORTS GAMEPLAY, GO TO: FOR MORE MMO & RPG GAMEPLAY, GO TO: FOR MORE TRAILERS, GO TO: TAGS: Proving Ground Grounds with Mr Sark MrSark Mister Challenge Brian Larsen yt:quality=high Call Duty COD Black Ops Nazi Zombie Spire Nazombie Dead AC Brotherhood assassins creed Halo Reach Noble Map Pack One in the Chamber flawless speed run wanted

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22 Jun 11 Sottoriva, Winner s Roll Machine

It is an automatic unit for production of loaf of soft and hard dough. Manual selecting of the weight range variable from about 35 to 500 gr. according to the cut type. At 1, 2 or 3 rows with dividing knives replaceable manually. Sheeting thickness variator.Distributed by Food Makers Bakery Equipment Feel free to contact us with any questions. Visit us at Phone: 626-358-1343 With over 45 dedicated employees, Food Makers Bakery Equipment is committed to you, the Bakery Professional. More than 20 years of excellent service has contributed to our clients success. Food Makers Equipment understands that your business loyalty is earned and we go the extra mile to achieve it. Located in Irwindale, in Los Angeles County, our 50000 square foot plant offers a full range of services to meet the needs of todays baker.
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31 Mar 11 Aprovecho and Shengzhou, mass producing efficient wood stoves – Ashden Award winner

This video can be downloaded here: Aprovecho Reseach Center and Shengzhou Stove Manufacturer won an Ashden Award for Sustainable Energy in 2009. To find out more visit the link above and check out the Ashden Awards Blog You also follow us on Facebook Twitter The Aprovecho Research Centre in the US and Shenghou Stove Manufacturers in China have pooled their rich experience and skills to produce a cheap, robust and efficient stove for mass production to developing countries. The stoves replace dirty and polluting kerosene and open fires saving up to 50 percent of fuel wood and reducing 70 percent of dangerous emissions. SSM has sold over 60000 stoves since 2007, producing them at a rate of 12000 stoves a month and selling them to distributors. The main customer is Envirofit International, which markets stoves in India supported by the Shell Foundation. Other customers are in South Africa, Tanzania, Madagascar, Argentina and Chile.

An update on our final Modifications, a Boil Test, and a Heads up on The Metal Lid from Heavy Cover!
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