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San Francisco tops the nation in sustainability credentials, with Vancouver and New York close behind, according to a new “Green City Index.”
June 30, 2011, 12:30 PM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Microsoft said Thursday that it will discontinue its Hohm energy management service on May 31, 2012 because of “slow overall market adoption.”
June 30, 2011, 11:32 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
What we’re reading: future of mobile devices; temporary restaurant design; pruny fingers and evolution; safety and the modern car; autonomous vehicles.
June 29, 2011, 1:36 PM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
IBM signed deals with utility companies in Brazil and Korea to help them plan for eventual deployments of smart grid technology.
June 29, 2011, 12:41 PM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Researcher Boyd Cohen ranks the top 10 most resilient cities in the world, based on mitigation efforts, adaptation schemes and more. Plus, the top 10 cities in the U.S.
June 29, 2011, 11:12 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
What we’re reading: the real price of gasoline; stretchable electronics; Intel energy software; sustainable datacenters; Rust Belt reuse.
June 28, 2011, 12:36 PM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Automaker General Motors and clean-engine specialist Westport Innovations will partner to develop advanced natural gas engine technology.
June 28, 2011, 10:51 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Johnson Controls will spend $138.5 million to revamp a battery plant in Ohio to support “start-stop” batteries for efficient gas-powered vehicles.
June 28, 2011, 10:09 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Dominion Virginia Power seeks to convert three coal-powered power stations in the state to use renewable biomass instead.
June 28, 2011, 9:22 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca
Energy Technology Ventures will invest in Emefcy, an Israeli company that specializes in generating electricity from wastewater treatment.
June 28, 2011, 8:49 AM PDT | By Andrew Nusca