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BIG and Heatherwick Studio to design Google’s new Mountain View HQ

BIG and Heatherwick Studio to design Google’s new Mountain View HQ

InhabitatInhabitatThu 8:00am 66Heatherwick Studio and the Bjark Ingels Group have confirmed that the two firms are set to collaborate on Google’s new…
DOE FCTO selects 11 fuel cell incubator projects for up to $10M in awards; exploring alkaline exchange membrane FCs

DOE FCTO selects 11 fuel cell incubator projects for up to $10M in awards; exploring alkaline exchange membrane FCs

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressThu 4:59am 65The US Department of Energy (DOE) Fuel Cell Technologies Office (FCTO) has selected 11 projects to receive up to $10…
United Steel Workers Oil Refinery Strike Spreads

United Steel Workers Oil Refinery Strike Spreads

DeSmogBlogDeSmogBlogThu 2:03pm 55Workers at Shell and Motiva refineries in Norco, Louisiana, about 30 miles west of New Orleans, have joined the growing…
Why care about conflict minerals? Customers and investors do

Why care about conflict minerals? Customers and investors do

GreenBizGreenBizThu 5:25am 53Far-away raw materials may seem like a simple cog in the supply chain for large businesses, but blatant human rights…
Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewable Energy and Efficiency?

Are Utilities or States the Leaders in Renewable Energy and Efficiency?

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 5:02pm 51Originally published at ilsr.org. A June 2014 study by Ceres highlighted the top electric utilities for renewable energy…
Cal Energy Commission adopts report outlining how state transforming transportation system to meet climate goals

Cal Energy Commission adopts report outlining how state transforming transportation system to meet climate goals

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressThu 12:47pm 49The California Energy Commission adopted its 2014 Integrated Energy Policy Report (IEPR) Update, which outlines, among…
Cleantech Talk #2 Hits The Air (Elux Karma, Attacks on Electric Cars, Tesla Home Battery, & More)

Cleantech Talk #2 Hits The Air (Elux Karma, Attacks on Electric Cars, Tesla Home Battery, & More)

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 4:53pm 48Also published on EV Obsession, Solar Love, & GAS2. Chris DeMorro and I recorded our second “Cleantech Talk” podcast…
ZSW + Manz Acheive 21% Conversion Efficiency With Cadmium-Free CIGS Solar Cell

ZSW + Manz Acheive 21% Conversion Efficiency With Cadmium-Free CIGS Solar Cell

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaThu 5:27am 47A cadmium-free small-area CIGS solar cell created by the Centre for Solar Energy and Hydrogen Research…

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White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

White House Proposes First-Ever Rules For Oil Drilling In The Arctic

Climate ProgressClimate ProgressSat 12:55pm 141CREDIT: Shutterstock The Obama administration has proposed the first-ever safety regulations for drilling in the U.S.…
IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

IKEA Grabs New Wind Energy Project In Poland, Operations To Be “Energy Independent” There By End Of 2015

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaSat 5:54am 136The IKEA Group is continuing to make progress on its path to receiving 100% of its energy needs via renewable energy…
Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

Indego — Philadelphia Launching New Bikeshare System This Spring

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 17, 2015, 12:10 am 122The city of Philadelphia will be launching an “ambitious” new bike-sharing program, featuring over 60 stations and…
German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

German Wind Turbines Killing Migratory Bats

CleanTechnicaCleanTechnicaFeb 16, 2015, 3:19 pm 125A new study has determined that a significant number of bats are being killed by wind turbines in Germany — of which…
Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

Study Finds Lower Pesticide Levels in People Who Eat Organic Produce

EcoWatchEcoWatchFeb 16, 2015, 2:29 pm 126The study suggests that by eating organically grown versions of those foods highest in pesticide residues, we can...
ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

ARCADIS Sustainable Cities Index: US cities held back by transportation, environmental factors

Green Car CongressGreen Car CongressFeb 16, 2015, 7:15 am 781The largest US cities—New York, Los Angeles and Chicago—score best in economic factors but are hindered by poor…
100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

100 most sustainable multibillion-dollar companies revealed in Davos

GreenBizGreenBizJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 211Biogen, Allergan, Adidas, Keppel Land and Kesko rank among the world's most sustainable companies. Who joined them?
This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

This Seriously Massive NASA Photo Will Blow Your Mind [Video]

EcoSalonEcoSalonJan 23, 2015, 5:00 am 205How small are we really? Just have a peek at the largest NASA photo ever taken–a super-high resolution image of…