Computing & IT

The world's biggest companies formed an effort last year to invest in recycling. The co-founders reveal progress in creating markets for tricky plastic waste.
Have we hit peak plastic? From toy makers to packaging manufacturers, a look at the future of polymers.
By opening up government data on transportation, buildings, infrastructure and air quality to citizen coders, cities and regions are solving problems.
A new contract with SunEdison represents the company's first utility-scale project.
First-time energy customers in emerging markets will be served better and faster with efficient power systems, according to a new World Bank report.
From green marketing to recycling, this is the one thing you should do when engaging people.
Energy efficiency is great, but insulation can block wireless signals. Ericsson hopes its software will help smartphones and smart meters alike.
Energy efficiency isn't sexy — but that doesn't mean it can't be sold if positioned correctly.
"ESPC projects" may sound wonky, but they can unlock big annual savings without big upfront costs.