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These innovative companies are capitalizing on creative financing trends, from solar asset-backed securities to yield cos.
June 30, 2014 by Garrett Hering
Connecting the dots between utilities and consumer packaged goods companies doesn’t require as many dots as you might think.
February 7, 2014 by Suzanne Shelton
Energy has been little reason to be a part of these campaigns, but that's changing.
December 4, 2013 by David Wigder
We tend to think of colleges, and especially students, as our future -- not only the students themselves, the next generation of leaders, but the actual
October 17, 2013 by Leia Guccione
'This is not a tomorrow story,' say analysts about the falling prices of alternative technology.
October 10, 2013 by Jesse Berst
Limited information about performance blocks energy efficiency loans for buildings, but a new project could help to clear the path.
August 5, 2013 by Matt Golden
Tech giant's partnership with utility will enable companies operating energy-hungry data centers to expand their use of renewables.
April 24, 2013 by Kristine Wong
In spite of the energy-saving promise of smart meters, many homes still have the regular ones. GE this week unveiled a new set of products that will enable consumers to manage their energy use -- with or without smart meters.
March 8, 2012 by Mary Catherine O'Connor
Two big trends in energy generation -- shifting to renewables, and evolving to smaller, decentralized systems -- will have a profound impact on utilities and almost every energy-using company. Here's what firms can do to prepare.
March 5, 2012 by Lena Hansen
Providing open source developer tools to build applications that connect smart meters, home appliances, and smart phones with back-office utility systems, the program hopes to accelerate time-to-market opportunities for new products and services.
January 4, 2012 by Derek Top
A Smart Grid Consumer Collaborative (SGCC) survey of 1200 U.S. residents finds younger, more educated consumers more likely to participate in energy management programs.
November 14, 2011 by Derek Top
The US Army, which speeds more than $1 billion per year on energy costs, has asked the RAND Corporation to recommend ways to collaborate with utilities in energy conservation projects.
October 27, 2011 by Derek Top
New research from a smart grid industry group finds that the time for pilot projects is over, and lays out a checklist of best practices for utilities to engage their customers prior to and during smart meter rollouts.
October 24, 2011 by Derek Top
The company has been focused on home automation and security since its founding in 1999, but is expanding its reach into the alternative energy market, funding 2,400 solar installations across four states.
October 19, 2011 by Derek Top
The Smart Grid Consumer Collective has nearly doubled its membership so far this year, and as GridWeek kicks off this week, plans to roll out research on how to speed customer adoption of smart grid technologies.
September 12, 2011 by Charles Redell
IBM is testing the ability of the smart grid to change consumer behavior with a project letting 1,000 households see real-time, detailed energy data.
August 26, 2011 by Jonathan Bardelline