Consumers have been lukewarm about energy-efficiency measures. "It's good for you" isn't good enough. Here’s how to drum up excitement.
An environmentally focused startup accelerator in North Carolina’s Research Triangle is leveraging a world-class team -- and money, too.
Innovative technologies aimed at saving the seas by engaging people surfaced at SXSW Eco 2013.
Can't wait to launch a market-disrupting startup? Before you design the next car-sharing app or energy dashboard, you'll need these tips.
In the winning pitch at VERGE Accelerate, XL Hybrids President Tod Hynes discusses his company's system to cut large fleet vehicles’ fuel consumption.
How 15 entrepreneurs fared in Boston in front of two VCs and thousands of viewers.
The company behind the world's first commercial rooftop greenhouse wants to grow food where people live, and grow it more sustainably.
A portion of the profits from offset credits will fund female social and economic development programs.
Make money by doing good? The process is still evolving.
The startup that created a two-sided marketplace between tourists and locals talks about regulatory challenges and the reasons behind its explosive growth.
New York hackathon aims to help bring sustainable meat to the masses.
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A former Walmart exec hooks up with a longtime activist and entrepreneur. Can their startup make reusing seem cool?
How does an executive from Walmart — the gold standard for selling stuff — end up co-founding a company aimed at facilitating sharing instead of buying? Here's the inside story of...
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 1st hackathon on Nov. 9-11, 2012. Get in on the...
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....
AutoGrid Systems is the newest startup to tackle the big (and unstructured) data smart grid challenge.
November 9-11, hackers came together at Code for America's Headquarters for "Hack City" - a 3 day-long Cleanweb hackathon at VERGE.
At our recent VERGE São Paulo event, leaders from IBM, GE and WWF agreed that private sector collaboration is...