Definition of green technology in English:

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green technology

(also green tech)

noun

[mass noun]
Technology whose use is intended to mitigate or reverse the effects of human activity on the environment: the use of green technology and renewable energy is an integral part of the government’s agenda [count noun]: investment in natural infrastructure and green technologies would also create valuable new ‘green collar’ jobs [as modifier]: the green tech industry
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  • Auto company executives are here touting their new green technology.
  • He just wants to open people's eyes to the power of green technology.
  • A 200-year-old cotton mill which was a powerhouse of the industrial revolution is now entirely reliant upon the latest green technology.

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