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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
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
A Netherlands pilot project allows for hyperlocal energy transactions -- think of it as an eBay model for buying and selling electricity.
October 24, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
At our recent VERGE São Paulo event, leaders from IBM, GE and WWF <font color='#333333' face='Arial, Times New Roman, Times, sans-serif'><font>agreed that private sector collaboration is needed to help spur advancements in sustainable technology.</font></font>
October 17, 2012 by Kristine Wong
Companies like Echelon are expanding into international markets. Can other manufacturers take advantage of the rising demand?
October 15, 2012 by Jennifer Inez Ward
Convergence of smart grid technologies promise smarter cities by reducing carbon emissions and operating costs and better management of electricity, gas and water resources
September 19, 2012 by Christine Hertzog
Spray-on lithium ion batteries, robot arms that adjust solar panels and recycling rare earth metals are just a few of the latest developments in smart energy.
September 18, 2012 by Liz Enbysk
Schneider Electric, Johnson Controls, Siemens and IBM are among the vendors looking to gain ground in the smart building managed services market -- expected to reach $1.1 billion by 2020.
September 12, 2012 by Derek Top
New report aims to help IT professionals understand how ever-evolving legislation, regulation, costs and incentives impacts data centers in 12 countries.
July 20, 2012 by BusinessGreen Staff
Cloud computing and its data centers' vast energy demands, which are spiraling upwards every year, could open opportunities for renewables.
July 10, 2012 by Richard Baillie
Cloud computing could redefine the way we think about business ethics and sustainability. Here's how the cloud could affect two of our biggest sustainability challenges: climate change and human rights.
April 11, 2012 by Dunstan Allison-Hope
ACORE president Dennis McGinn talks about how green energy and rechargeable batteries have saved lives, why we're unlikely to see better federal renewable energy policies in the near future, and why it makes sense to partner -- not compete -- with China.
March 14, 2012 by Eric Louie
By building its new data center for energy efficiency, eBay hopes to ready<span style='text-align: left; '> itself for larger data loads while reducing its future power bills.
February 28, 2012 by Jonathan Bardelline