How off-grid renewables could power Tanzania’s growth

February 22, 2017 by  
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Remote rural locations can and should be considered as potential early mover locations for clean energy.

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Episode 4: Steve Jurvetson talks deep learning; the Clean Power Plan playbook

November 6, 2015 by  
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The Silicon Valley venture capitalist talks artificial intelligence and sustainability, then Green For All chief Vien Truong details a game changer for clean energy access.

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Funders pull the plug on climate change denier after his shady deals come to light

March 5, 2015 by  
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It looks like funders are abandoning Dr. Wei-Hock “Willie” Soon , after documents were released that proved the prominent U.S. climate change denier accepted $1.2M  from oil and gas companies in exchange for lying about the causes of climate change. Exxon Mobil and the American Petroleum Institute were among the financial backers revealed by the documents, and now companies like that are questioning whether they should continue their relationship with Soon. Read the rest of Funders pull the plug on climate change denier after his shady deals come to light Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: American Petroleum Institute , Climate Change , climate change denier , exon mobil , global warming , harvard-smithsonian center for astrophysics , heartland institute , southern alliance for clean energy , southern company , wei-hock soon , willie soon

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Adorable solar-powered floating eco-home is nearly 100% recyclable

March 5, 2015 by  
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Read the rest of Adorable solar-powered floating eco-home is nearly 100% recyclable Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: eco home , EcoFloLife , Floating Home , floating pod , Giancarlo Zemo , micro-ventilation , pod-shaped home , recycle home , recycled aluminum hull , recycled glued laminated timber , solar panels , Solar Power , WaterNest 100 , wooden roof

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Jawdropping: Oldest human fossil fills in a 2.8-million-year-old gap in evolution

March 5, 2015 by  
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It’s been a big year for old bones . Archaeologists have unearthed a jawbone —with teeth—in Ethiopia that is believed to be the oldest remains ever found from early humans. The jawbone was found basically laying around in a pile of rubble, at a site used to mine fossil fuels. It belonged to the earliest specimen of Homo and dates back 2.8 million years . That, dear readers, is not a typo. Read the rest of Jawdropping: Oldest human fossil fills in a 2.8-million-year-old gap in evolution Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: earliest fossilized human remains , jawbone found in ethiopia , oldest human bones , oldest human jawbone , oldest human remains , oldest jawbone fossil

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Google, Cisco share first place on Greenpeace’s 2013 Cool IT list

April 24, 2013 by  
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Despite some big gains, most high-tech companies still lag on clean power adoption and political advocacy for clean energy policies.

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What will it take to change packaging recycling in the U.S.?

April 24, 2013 by  
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Both sides in the extended producer responsibility debate want changes made to how recycling works in the U.S., but don't agree on how to do it.

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Exit Interview: Kevin Hagen, REI

April 24, 2013 by  
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CSR director tells GreenBiz what he learned during his tenure, and the importance of recognizing incremental improvement over time.

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How Google is changing the renewables game for Apple, Facebook

April 23, 2013 by  
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Tech giant's partnership with utility will enable companies operating energy-hungry data centers to expand their use of renewables.

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Nest, AECOM add human factor to clean tech innovation

April 18, 2013 by  
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Productivity, labor costs and EHS should be measured and included in the valuation calculations for clean tech innovations.

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