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- Smart glass and skylights, gadget recycling kiosks and modular smartphones are among the top products in this year's Sustainia100 list of innovations.
The 17th edition of the rankings shines the light on new leaders and laggards in the IT industry.
Managing your e-waste can be a complicated task anywhere in the world, but if you're trying to do so across your global operations, it can be a lot of balls to juggle. Here's how Panasonic found a...
The company's latest CSR report downplays its green power purchases and highlights Dell's growing e-waste hauls and improved energy efficiency and performance-per-watt metrics.
The computing giant's CEO announced a major shift in strategy last week, away from the consumer electronics market and into business services -- a move that echoes IBM's transition from six years...
From virtualization to PC power management, a study of higher education institutions around London uncovers how organizations of any type can cut energy costs and emissions through IT efficiency...
President Barack Obama has ordered federal agencies to beef up their green IT practices, but a lack of baselines and performance targets makes it difficult to assess how these efforts are...
Traceability and transparency take center stage as Motorola tests a conflict-free supply chain for minerals from the Congo.
'Move fast and break things' is a core motto at the apex social network; three EDF Climate Corps fellows leap into Facebook's Palo Alto headquarters to apply the concept to quickly breaking the...
Automating user help-desk request and launching self-service installs could collectively save companies billions of dollars per year.
Agressive power management of computers could mean big savings for Penn State.
Although awareness of and action on responsible electronics recycling are quickly accelerating, there's still no serious solution in sight for dealing with mountains of toxic trash.
From telework to the smart grid, here's how the IT industry can help countries reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
Green IT comes in many forms, from making data centers more efficient to printing less to replacing physical meetings with virtual meet-ups.
Just over six months after a law went into effect prioritizing IT energy efficiency in the state, California's offices have saved enough energy to power 2,000 homes for a year.
Verdiem adds support for Mac computers in its updated power management software.
The effort, launched with big-name companies that include Panasonic, Best Buy, Sony and Toshiba, would triple the amount of e-waste recycled in 2010.
New rules implemented by an industry trade association and spearheaded the two computing companies went into effect this month, slowing or stopping purchases of minerals from the Democratic...
Researchers at Rice University have trimmed away little-used circuits on microchips to improve energy efficiency and computing speed by sacrificing accuracy.
In the last five years, Hewlett-Packard has managed to reduce the energy its products need to operate by 50 percent.
A recent issue of the Journal of Industrial Ecology takes on real-world implementations of green IT, showing how technology can make everything from manufacturing to irrigation to the government...