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How satellites, algorithms and AI can help map and trace methane sources

by Yael Maguire on Feb.14, 2024, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

We’re partnering with the Environmental Defense Fund to identify global methane leaks and emissions with satellites, algorithms and AI.
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10 ways to be more sustainable with Google in 2024

by Kate Brandt on Jan.05, 2024, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

We want to help people find the information they need to make more sustainable choices every day. Here are 10 ways we’re doing that.
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New ways we’re helping reduce transportation and energy emissions

by Kate Brandt on Oct.11, 2023, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

These new product features and expansions help people, city planners and policy makers take action toward building a sustainable future.
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How we’re helping people and cities adapt to extreme heat

by Kate Brandt on Mar.29, 2023, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

We’re helping communities prepare for and adapt to the effects of rising heat — from new extreme heat alerts on Search to AI-powered tools for cities and governments.
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New ways Maps is getting more immersive and sustainable

by Chris Phillips on Feb.08, 2023, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

Announcing the launch of immersive view, updates to Live View, new EV charging tools, and glanceable directions on Maps.
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New ways to make more sustainable choices

by Hema Budaraju on Sep.29, 2022, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

We’re dedicated to helping one billion people make more sustainable choices in their daily lives. Here’s how we’re helping people do that.
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4 new updates that make Maps look and feel more like the real world

by Chris Phillips on Sep.29, 2022, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

At Search On, we’re sharing how advancements in computer vision and predictive models help us build a more informative, fully immersive Map.
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More ways to drive sustainably and save money with Google Maps

by Rubén Lozano-Aguilera on Sep.07, 2022, under 3D Models, Argentina, Australia, Brazil, California, Denmark, England, Germany, Google Earth News, Google Earth Tips, Google Sky, Google maps, Hawaii, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Kenya, Mexico, Natural Landmarks, Netherlands, Sightseeing, Street Views, USA

In addition to showing the fastest route, Google Maps will now also display the most fuel efficient one, if it’s not already the fastest.
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