MetroLab: A new era for higher learning in smart cities

May 18, 2016 by  
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The White House-backed network aims to pave the way for green infrastructure, sustainability, social justice and more.

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Third-party solar ownership can energize the Southeast

July 7, 2015 by  
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A new rule is paving the way for more solar leases and power purchase agreements to flourish across the region.

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Empire State building retrofit lights the way for new projects

June 29, 2013 by  
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Lessons learned from a massive retrofit of the nation's third tallest building are being applied to commercial buildings in Chicago, San Francisco and New Jersey.

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How IT is paving the way for sustainable cities

September 20, 2012 by  
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With cities growing more crowded, many are looking to IT to map problems and find solutions

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The eBay of waste: Rubicon helps corporations cut costs, trash

September 20, 2012 by  
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With its virtual marketplace for waste and recycling jobs, Rubicon Global claims it diverts waste while saving customers money. Customers include 7-11, Papa John's Pizza and Wegman's grocery stores.  

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In Just 4 Short Years, Kiva Hits $100 Million In Microloans

November 2, 2009 by  
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Back in 2005, Warren wrote about Kiva, and making history on a one-to-one basis . Kiva was a brand new idea, an easier, more human-centered way for struggling business owners to get the helping hand they need

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Ginormous Sahara Solar Power Project to Produce First Electricity in 2015

November 2, 2009 by  
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image: Desertec It’s been a couple of months since we’ve had an update about the mammoth solar power in the Sahara desert project otherwise known as Desertec . Last we left it, though the idea had been around for a while, a consortium to make the dream real was just in the works

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Thieves and Vandals: Vélib is Still Under Siege

November 2, 2009 by  
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Photo: Flickr , CC Tragedy of the Commons? Vélib, the Parisian bike-sharing program, is great. But it would be incorrect to pretend that tout est parfait dans le meilleur des mondes (lit.

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