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Networked charging stations will help electric vehicles roam across the continent.
December 21, 2012 by Sustainable Business
The German automaker's long view of sustainability includes integrating renewable energy into production facilities and tapping vehicle-to-grid technologies.
December 19, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
At the company's North Carolina data center, 60 percent of energy will be produced by its own renewable sources.
December 11, 2012 by Sustainable Business
Canadian telematics startup unveils device to connect cars to the Internet and launches an aftermarket open platform for car apps.
December 6, 2012 by Derek Top
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.
December 5, 2012 by Peter Asmus
Cisco is a major partner in the effort for smart cities certification.
December 3, 2012 by Sustainable Business
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.
November 28, 2012 by Derek Top
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-time high.
November 27, 2012 by Rachel Barge
Convergence of technologies and organizations takes a lot of TLC. Especially C: collaboration, collision, and community.
November 27, 2012 by Joan Michelson
GreenBiz Group's VERGE SF conference delved into how technology advancements in energy, buildings and transportation are creating smart, efficient cities
November 20, 2012 by Ambika Kandasamy
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 the winner is…
November 16, 2012 by Rachel Barge
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 applying energy retrofits at scale can save money and make an impact.
November 15, 2012 by John Schinter
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.
November 15, 2012 by Jim Sinopoli
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 through the convergence of building, vehicle and information technologies.
November 14, 2012 by Kristine Wong
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.
November 13, 2012 by Harry Stevens
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.
November 13, 2012 by Joel Makower
Johnson Controls opens a new marketplace intended for commercial building owners to save energy and money, and provides a new channel for energy analytics startups to sell their wares
November 13, 2012 by Jennifer Kho
Legrand has decided to share the tools it's developed to cut energy.
November 12, 2012 by Aaron Tilley
Information technology, data collection and new PACE financing mechanisms are poised to make buildings smarter.
November 7, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Creating platforms and networks for people to convene, innovate, and thrive doesn't take a tech revolution. More like a culture revolution.
November 5, 2012 by Joel Makower
By opening up its Panoptix energy management platform for HackCity this week, Johnson Controls unveils a developer program and a first-of-its-kind app marketplace
November 5, 2012 by Derek Top
Chicago and Las Vegas are among the cities demonstrating that the future of urbanism doesn't have to be Blade Runner dark.
November 5, 2012 by Mark Lee
Think cleantech is over? You haven't seen the new generation of digital cleantech startups, where software meets energy
November 2, 2012 by Rachel Barge
How does technology convergence change the nature of cities and suburbs, and how we live, work, travel, play and shop? A new report says innovation is coming to a neighborhood near you.
October 30, 2012 by Joel Makower
AutoGrid Systems is the newest startup to tackle the big (and unstructured) data smart grid challenge.
October 30, 2012 by Jeff St. John