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A new tool from the Natural Resources Defense Council tallied at least 2,941 monthly weather records broken in the U.S. between Jan. 1 and Oct. 31.
December 9, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Pike Research predicts the building energy efficiency market will grow in value to $103.5 billion in 2017.
November 29, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The North American arm of LG Electronics will target its energy use to achieve its new 2020 goal.
November 28, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A new report from Ernst & Young outlines the contextual backdrop of the upcoming climate talks in Durban, South Africa. Expectations are low.
November 17, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Just 8 percent of North American companies fully disclose carbon emissions data, compared to more than 53 percent of European firms, according to the latest carbon rankings from the Environmental Investment Organisation.
November 1, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
New research from Verdantix also finds eight categories of energy management software on the market, which can make integration a headache.
September 29, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
SolarCity said Friday that the Department of Energy won't be able to close a $275 million loan guarantee by its Sept. 30 deadline. The guarantee was to back a massive project that would bring solar energy systems to as many as 160,000 private military residences.
September 26, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The Climate Group launched its Clean Revolution campaign today to mark the beginning of Climate Week, which runs through Sept. 26.
September 19, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
GE Buys Converteam, climate change may be a factor in Mexican emigration to U.S., PwC hires Andrew Winston as an advisor, and more.
September 2, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The Marcellus Shale gas estimate gets a huge cut, reporters find oil on the surface of the sea in the Gulf, and H&M publishes its ninth annual CSR report, in this morning's first look.
August 26, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Energy-related CO2 rises, along with GDP in 2010; Nike steps up efforts to squeeze toxics from its supply chain; Seventh Generation adds a new marketing manager.
August 19, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A framework for measuring and reporting energy use and emissions from building operations may form the basis for a new ISO standard.
August 4, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The latest from Timberland includes new 2015 sustainability goals and a web portal with all of its CSR-related information.
August 1, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
New rules passed last week by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission may spur renewable energy and give regions access to cheaper power.
July 25, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
High upfront costs, long payback periods, lack of capital and a perceived risk and uneasiness over measuring energy savings are some of the major barriers to major investments in energy efficiency projects.
July 22, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A new report released today by the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP) makes the case for why technologies such as virtualization and third party-hosted services, applications and websites can save big bucks for big companies while avoiding millions of tons of greenhouse gas emissions in the process.
July 20, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
China outspent every other country last year on renewable energy; Lufthansa will become the first airline to incorporate biofuels into a regular route; House Republicans will bring to a floor vote next week a bill that would repeal a light bulb efficiency mandate.
July 8, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
California polluters won't have to comply with the state's emissions trading program until 2013.
June 30, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
In the first of three events of our multi-nation VERGE conference, experts in Shanghai explored the potential scale and opportunity for VERGE innovation in China, which is mind-boggling, but, like most nations in the world, they've barely scratched the surface.
June 21, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Seventy-two companies are calling for deeper carbon cuts in the EU, while a separate report questions whether U.K. companies are ready to tackle their own carbon footprints.
June 15, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
PowerNet offers employees, supply chains and other stakeholders the ability to collaborate on sustainability projects.
June 14, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
The company set several new sustainability goals today, including spending more with suppliers that track emissions and achieving $40 million in energy savings each year.
June 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
A study of 14 of the top IT service firms found a range of approaches, but across the board from Accenture to Wipro to IBM, non-financial reporting is starting to look a lot like their financial reporting, with increased disclosure the norm.
June 7, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
CO2 emissions from energy production in 2010 were the highest in history following a recessionary dip the year before, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said in a stark announcement.
May 31, 2011 by Tilde Herrera
Global sustainability spending will soar 50 percent to 100 percent between 2011 and 2013, predicted research firm Verdantix.
May 20, 2011 by Tilde Herrera