- In this week's sustainability news roundup, we find big progress on climate policy, big commitments from a UK retailer and competition in the big home-energy market.
U.S. businesses have big opportunities in home lighting and heating, where CFLs, LEDs and heating oil-to-natural gas conversions are poised for growth.
November 9-11, hackers came together at Code for America's Headquarters for "Hack City" - a 3 day-long Cleanweb hackathon at VERGE.
Reducing IT’s energy consumption is synonymous with cutting costs -- and carbon. Data Center Infrastructure Management is the tool that can help IT managers and CFOs make that happen.
How to save tens of billions of dollars, create a catalyst for the renewable energy industry, improve utility profitability, strengthen security and slow global climate change.
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy scorecard advises which policies, regulations and incentives are best suited to help companies move their energy efficiency goals forward.
A new analysis shows more precise estimates of emissions for renewable and conventional electricity generation technologies.
India's massive power failure left more than 600 million people without electricity and prompted calls for energy reforms -- including the use of more sustainable energy sources. Will this...
Kim Hayden, a partner at a leading energy-focused law firm, discusses the state of energy law and regulation in this country, market barriers to alternative energy implementation, renewable...
Envision this: Charlotte is a citywide initiative offering innovative approaches in the quest to reduce energy and water consumption and attract businesses.
A United Kingdom utility's new real-time energy monitoring system will help facility managers keep the lights on -- and the carbon costs contained -- at the Olympic Games in London.
An Oracle survey finds many utilities are overlooking the most important way to use smart grid data: to deliver value directly to customers
This revolution will definitely not be televised -- it's being delivered via facebook apps, plus old-fashioned technology like letters that show customers how their energy usage compares to...
Energy benchmarking can help building owners understand their property's energy use and compare performance to identify the most efficient sites.
Google, British Airways, FedEx and AT&T among global companies surveyed about the business complexities in dealing with energy market transformations.
A new report gives insight on how property owners can maximize their return from investing in green upgrades.
Winners from DOE's $100,000 cash-prize challenge include a Facebook app using trees to visualize energy use and how businesses can obtain ENERGY STAR benchmarks
PG&E's new rate proposal would encourage EV drivers to charge when there's plenty of spare capacity on the electrical grid, at a price that -- in real dollars -- is less than half what...
With just weeks to go, London is hustling to deliver on its pledge to make the 2012 Summer Games the greenest ever.
The director of the forward-looking utility's energy- and cost-savings programs talks about the smart grid, demand response and how Big Data is creating the utility of the future.
Alex Laskey, the founder and president of Opower, shares how his company has created a nation full of happy, engaged and efficient customers -- as well as happy utilities that are saving money and...