In the years ahead, will your company thank SolarCity for bringing down the cost of solar power? Here's a progress report on the state of innovation.
The Army base is marching forward with a system to direct backup power where it's needed, regardless of where it's generated.
Former top U.S. energy regulator Jon Wellinghoff explains why the vertically integrated power paradigm of electric utilities is about to disintegrate.
The city invites all civic-minded entrepreneurs to participate in its "living lab". Meanwhile, Cisco is working on smart parking with Streetline.
Can a technology upstart headed by Google employee No. 35 disrupt the market for renewable energy?
Tokyo's Technical Research Institute holds one of the highest possible Platinum ratings for existing building operation. Now, it's going for net zero.
On World Water Day, breathtaking challenges for sustaining the future come into focus. The good news? Real solutions exist.
Not all things in the world are worth keeping, let alone connecting. People, not products and machines, must drive this next big push in technology.
Tate Cantrell, CTO of Verne Global, shares why energy drives everything from our food system to beer production — and the secret to making it more efficient.
How does your company understand climate-related disruptions? New tactics and tools surfaced at the Climate Leadership Conference.
By 2015, nearly 50 percent of vehicles will integrate with in-dash or smartphone applications for everything from smarter parking to better route planning.
Big data, LED lighting and smart parking programs are helping to spur a global urban revolution.
The Harvester system doesn’t just help grocers collect scraps and compostables, it helps them understand where waste occurs.
BrightSource Energy’s new project is the world's largest solar thermal plant. But is it the best model for sustainable energy in the desert Southwest?
Here's how WegoWise and Retroficiency are improving efficiency through cloud management and benchmarking services.
It's clear that utilities' business models need to evolve. For starters, it's no longer about selling more electricity.
A new platform called Clean Reach aims to address a lack of early stage funding for this high potential energy industry.
Amid climate change and urbanization, this effort seeks to transform transportation in urban centers around the world.
This year, virtually every utility is grappling with multiple problems. From policy pressure to Big Data, here are the top concerns.
Imagine if an app could talk with sensors in a power meter, apartment building or highway, displaying data in real time.