SmartPlanet stories about the organizations, technologies, policy and infrastructure that facilitate the movement and management of money.
Microsoft hopes to guilt some 60 million American homeowners into energy efficiency with its new "Hohm Score" metric. It's looking grim, too: the average citizen is failing.
2 | May 26, 2010 12:18pm |
Which American cities will lead the nation into the next decade? Here's a list of the top 10.
May 26, 2010 9:15am |
It's been one year since General Electric kicked off its six-year, $6 billion "healthymagination" sustainable healthcare initiative. Here's a look at its progress.
2 | May 24, 2010 7:32pm |
General Electric and the Lake Erie Energy Development Corp. plan to develop offshore wind farms in the Ohio waters of Lake Erie.
1 | May 24, 2010 3:35am |
Pick the low-hanging fruit first. You can computerize the local grid later. Simple coordination will do for now. Then invest the profits.
May 21, 2010 9:11am |
China is now the world's leader in high-speed rail. Now the nation has set its sights on the United States and the rest of the world to expand.
20 | May 20, 2010 10:24am |
Evergreen Solar on Wednesday introduced a new, rugged kind of "String Ribbon" ES-A solar panel at the Genera Solar Show in Madrid, Spain.
May 19, 2010 6:16am |
BP sticks a tube in the oil leak, but the company is still under pressure to find a permanent solution.
9 | May 17, 2010 3:45am |
Indian IT services company Wipro and German enterprise software firm SAP will collaborate on sustainability performance and energy management products.
1 | May 14, 2010 7:23am |
Osram Sylvania has introduced an LED light bulb designed to replace a conventional 60-watt incandescent model, echoing an announcement made by rival Philips on the very same day.
4 | May 14, 2010 6:42am |
Philips has unveiled its 12-watt EnduraLED light bulb, the industry's first LED replacement for a 60-watt incandescent light bulb.
2 | May 13, 2010 8:30am |
So far, the financial services giant has spent more than $24.3 billion on its own initiatives related to climate change
1 | May 12, 2010 4:04am |
Electronics giant Samsung said it will invest $20.6 billion in solar cells, batteries, LEDs and medical tech over the next 10 years.
May 11, 2010 12:02pm |
SAP will join the Sustainability Consortium, a group that aims to put science behind the sustainability of consumer products.
1 | May 11, 2010 5:41am |
IBM's new research project aims to crunch data from disparate sources to simulate cause-and-effect relationships that influence healthcare decisions.
1 | May 6, 2010 7:10am |
A chat with Steve Mills, senior VP of IBM's Software Group, on the transformative effects of cloud computing -- and it may be called anything but 'cloud.'
May 4, 2010 5:38pm |
Despite the fifth recall in a year from the company concerning Tylenol products, all involving issues of manufacturing quality, analysts still rate Johnson & Johnson a buy. Here is why you should...
2 | May 3, 2010 12:10pm |
As the oil continues to gush into the Gulf for the foreseeable future, BP tests ways to stop the leak.
4 | May 3, 2010 7:08am |
Ford's new Transit Connect has saved ADT Security Services so much on fuel costs that the electronic security firm says it will double its order in the next six months.
2 | May 3, 2010 6:56am |
General Electric announced the shipment of another advanced turbine to a U.S. power plant, calling the move a "major milestone" in cleaner coal.
5 | April 30, 2010 8:03am |