Sweden

Heading for Sweden? Check in to the TreeHotel!

October 21, 2010 / No Comments

The treehotel in Sweden provides a unique opportunity for those who live to live in the harmony of nature.  This structure actually comprises of a Mirrorcube cabin which could provide an amazing view of surrounding forest. It is supposed to be the ideal spot to spent vacation, staying away from the stress of the busy lives. The treehotel is in ...

Sweden Set to Build 2000 Wind Turbines in Ten Years

March 2, 2010 / No Comments

Sweden is set to build 2000 new wind turbines during the next ten years, as a part of its project aimed at dramatically increasing the country's production of renewable energy - this was all revealed in a statement by Enterprise and Energy Minister Maud Olofsson on Tuesday.

China Turns to Ethanol-powered Buses from Sweden to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions

December 4, 2008 / No Comments

China is turning to ethanol-powered buses from Sweden to help reduce greenhouse gas emissions. An ethanol-powered bus made from up north - Sweden (the bus is the same color as Sweden's flag) is seen on the streets of Beijing, capital of the middle kingdom. An ethanol-powered environmentally-friendly bus can reduce greenhouse gas emissions and meet Euro-V emission standards. But, the 18 ...

Sweden’s Naturhus – House in a Greenhouse

November 10, 2008 / 3 Comments

There is always the eternal question of who do we exactly dub as a genius and what is the scale to measure and tag someone as a genius. While views vary widely, one of the most accepted theory is that and man who thinks way ahead of his time in his methods and approach, can be called a genius. Taking that ...

[New] Oldest Living Tree in the World is in Sweden

May 20, 2008 / No Comments

Scientists have found the (new) oldest tree in the world. It is a 16.4 feet tall spruce, found in Fulu Mountain in the Dalarna province of Sweden, that was carbon dated by Miami researchers to be 9,550 years old. Under the crown they've also found four generations of spruce remains in the forms of cones and wood produced with the same ...