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Cities are bringing in developers, coders and hackers to find clever ways to improve civic life. But can a hackathon clear an L.A. traffic jam?
October 14, 2014 by Christine Hertzog
Renewable fuels and storage will power much of the four-day VERGE conference in San Francisco later this month.
October 8, 2014 by Becky Dempsey
<div> <div> <div> <div> Data can help cities address their carbon footprint, air quality, congestion and overall livability. But smart technology requires these three things.</div> </div> </div> </div>
October 7, 2014 by Emma Stewart
Fourteen diverse companies will present to VERGE San Francisco’s global audience this month.
October 2, 2014 by Becky Dempsey
Airbnb co-founder Joe Gebbia will explore how technology transforms underutilized assets (have a guest bedroom?) and boosts sustainability.
September 24, 2014 by Becky Dempsey
The promise for an "Internet of Cities" can start with connecting the dots among buildings, utilities and beyond.
September 17, 2014 by Sue Lebeck
Smarter cities and buildings took center stage at this GreenBiz event in the Big Apple. Here's what people are tweeting about.
September 16, 2014 by Elsa Wenzel
<div> Industry stakeholders will address electric grid reliability and resilience.</div>
July 30, 2014 by Becky Dempsey
Underground methane lakes waste energy and fuel climate change. Here's what the search giant and nonprofit are doing about it.
July 17, 2014 by Fred Krupp
Third annual VERGE Accelerate to showcase technology solutions in a climate-constrained world.
July 9, 2014 by GreenBiz Editors
After more than a century with little change, electricity infrastructure is being remade. Is a microgrid coming soon to your backyard?
July 7, 2014 by Justin Gerdes
These eco-engineering visions deliver the adaptation and resilience that cities need, and the business case for them is strong.
July 7, 2014 by James Murray
Sustainability meets technology. The fourth annual GreenBiz event is gearing up, bigger and better than ever, for San Francisco this fall.
June 25, 2014 by GreenBiz Editors
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.
June 20, 2014 by Martin LaMonica
The Army base is marching forward with a system to direct backup power where it's needed, regardless of where it's generated.
June 11, 2014 by Heather Clancy
Former top U.S. energy regulator Jon Wellinghoff explains why the vertically integrated power paradigm of electric utilities is about to disintegrate.
May 27, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Can a technology upstart headed by Google employee No. 35 disrupt the market for renewable energy?
May 21, 2014 by Elaine Hsieh
On World Water Day, breathtaking challenges for sustaining the future come into focus. The good news? Real solutions exist.
March 21, 2014 by Kate Zerrenner
How does your company understand climate-related disruptions? New tactics and tools surfaced at the Climate Leadership Conference.
March 3, 2014 by Shana Rappaport
By 2015, nearly 50 percent of vehicles will integrate with in-dash or smartphone applications for everything from smarter parking to better route planning.
February 28, 2014 by Heather Clancy
Big data, LED lighting and smart parking programs are helping to spur a global urban revolution.
February 24, 2014 by Joel Makower
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?
February 19, 2014 by Garrett Hering
It's clear that utilities' business models need to evolve. For starters, it's no longer about selling more electricity.
February 12, 2014 by Ralph Cavanagh
A new platform called Clean Reach aims to address a lack of early stage funding for this high potential energy industry.
February 11, 2014 by Sustainable Business
Amid climate change and urbanization, this effort seeks to transform transportation in urban centers around the world.
February 5, 2014 by Holger Dalkmann