Emma is a freelance writer and journalist, based in Hampshire, England. She has a BA (Hons) in Journalism with NCTJ accreditation. Over the past ten years, she has written for several local papers and magazines as well as national and international news sites. In her spare time, she can often be found reading, looking wistfully at expensive flights to Canada and Japan or working on her short stories. She is never found at the gym, despite her new year's resolution.
Transparent wood could be the next big thing in green construction. Semitransparent panels will allow light into your home and maintain your privacy. In terms of solar cell production, it is stronger and safer than traditional panes of glass .
Virgin Australia and Air New Zealand have come together to increase local bio fuel production in their countries. They propose to use the bio fuel as jet fuel. The trans-Tasman partners are requesting information from bio fuel producers in Oceania to determine whether it will be feasible to source aviation bio fuel from their own continent in the future. It is hoped this will also stimulate the emerging industry across the two countries, providing a growth in sustainable local bio fuel production.