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Sustainability's next tipping point. Interconnected technologies for energy, buildings, transportation, supply chains, food and water to enable huge opportunities and sustainability solutions.

Innovation is the mother of necessity, the saying goes. So as water resources in California are stretched to their last drops, innovators are developing ways to do more with less.

Microgrids powered by a combination of solar and battery storage — along with new breakthroughs in urban smart grids — offer an affordable way to bring electricity to those without.

The biotech giant's new Silicon Valley campus leveraged the expertise of nearby Lawrence Berkeley Lab to optimize for both energy efficiency and talent attraction.

Can electric vehicles, self-driving cars and connected vehicles play nice with existing transportation systems?

A new report fuses economic and energy data to pinpoint climate action models that actually have worked.

The German Climate Computing Center is now using IBM's data analytics technology to manage the world’s largest cache of climate simulation data.

A word of advice from farmers to entrepreneurs: Walk in our muddy boots before tossing us new tech products.

A city known for oil and social iniquity is becoming a juggernaut in the realm of clean energy and sustainable development.

Flashy new Internet of Things (IoT) devices need to work with demand-response enabled appliances. Here's why that's harder — and more important — than it may seem.