The German automaker's long view of sustainability includes integrating renewable energy into production facilities and tapping vehicle-to-grid technologies.
Arup futurist Chris Luebkeman leads an interactive experience where attendees collaborate to understand sustainability challenges to business and the world.
At the company's North Carolina data center, 60 percent of energy will be produced by its own renewable sources.
Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh presents a keynote presentation on his company's plans to transform downtown Las Vegas into the "most community-focused large city in the world."
Canadian telematics startup unveils device to connect cars to the Internet and launches an aftermarket open platform for car apps.
Microgrids -- where an electrical grid operates in "island" mode -- offer increased reliability for mission critical facilities and can help cities prepare for the next superstorm.
General Electric takes a stand on the mash-up of big data, manufacturing, and infrastructure. Is this the next, next thing for sustainability, or ecomagination redux?
Cisco is a major partner in the effort for smart cities certification.
The President's re-election campaign used the power of microtargeting to influence voters -- an approach green marketers can mimic to drive adoption of green products.
A startup's energy management system taps electric vehicle batteries and cloud-based analytics to help two iconic San Francisco hotels run at building peak performance.
Investors may be back-pedaling away from the term "cleantech," but financial interest and innovation in digital transportation, smart energy and collaborative consumption is at an all-...
Convergence of technologies and organizations takes a lot of TLC. Especially C: collaboration, collision, and community.
IBM, First Fuel, Lucid and Noesis Energy offer perspectives for advancing energy efficiency and the adoption of smart building technologies at VERGE SF
A crowd-sourced pitch competition, complete with "clap-o-meter" judging, pits nine disruptive startups in digital transportation, smart energy systems and collaborative consumption. And...
How can one find an energy strategy that can be applied to a diverse group of buildings? AT&T and Rocky Mountain institute's Portfolio Challenge are teaming up to show buildng owners that...
With the large number of DC powered devices in buildings, and with DC generation now utilized in many newer structures, we need to maximize its use -- and stop conversion waste.
The greatest potential to achieve transformations in increasingly urban populations is at the municipal level. GreenBiz Group's conference aimed to accelerate the action around smart cities...
See how developers, concerned citizens and entrepreneurs worked like mad to create solutions for sustainability at GreenBiz Group's hackathon on Nov. 9-11.
Prologis Inc.'s corporate headquarters will pay for $1.6 million in upgrades at its headquarters with innovative financing tool that helps local governments incentivize clean energy.
GreenBiz Group's conference focused on big data, smart buildings, connected vehicles, and empowered consumers marks a changing conversation on how to create solutions for sustainable change....