Posts Tagged ‘energy efficiency’

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American Clean Energy Agenda the “First 100 days”, going beyond business as usual

Posted on October 19th, 2012 by

Among the questions: Who would do the most for the coal industry and Who would drill even more for oil and gas on public land, The first-100-days[...]

Ohio State University to cover 25% of its electricity demand with wind power from Ohio Wind Farm

Posted on October 17th, 2012 by

The Ohio State University (OSU) announced its commercial intent with the wind power supplier Iberdrola Renewables, to purchase 50 megawatts (MW) of wind energy capacity[...]
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Superior Court building Los Angeles example of energy savings, environmental protection and superior real state value

Posted on September 21st, 2012 by

The Superior Court of California building, County of Los Angles has new energy upgrades that will be reflected in savings and environment protection. Commonwealth Management,[...]
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Head of ARPA-E Sketches Course for Energy Research

Posted on September 12th, 2012 by

ARPA-E, a Department of Energy research agency focused in funding projects that improve and regulate energy emissions and deploy advance energy technologies, will be working[...]

Energy Department Announces New Investments to Accelerate Breakthroughs in Cost-Competitive Solar Energy

Posted on August 30th, 2012 by

This week, the Energy Department announced new investments totaling $10 million, for university-led projects to increase efficiencies of solar systems and lower costs for concentrating[...]

Ocean Power Technologies and Lockheed Martin Partners For Wave-Energy Project in Australia

Posted on July 23rd, 2012 by

Ocean Power Technologies and Lockheed Martin Partners For Wave-Energy Project in Australia Ocean Power Technologies, Inc. and Lockheed Martin will be developing a 19 megawatt[...]
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Data Center Infrastructure Management

Posted on July 9th, 2012 by

Denis Yaro, of Servhawk, discusses his company’s platform to handle the increasing energy demand of data centers.
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Connecting the Dots between the Energy Efficiency and the Smart Grid

Posted on June 25th, 2012 by

We are on the cusp of another transformation in energy efficiency as the smart grid takes hold. Energy efficiency is now considered a valuable resource[...]

Miami’s Energy Challenges and Accomplishments

Posted on June 22nd, 2012 by

  As a matter of basic responsibility, the City is Miami is committed to reducing energy consumption at its facilities, maximizing energy efficiency and evaluating[...]

Chicago Joins The Better Buildings Challenge

Posted on June 14th, 2012 by

It comes as no surprise that President Obama’s former Chief of Staff, Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, has committed his city to the Administration’s Better Buildings[...]
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Peoria, Arizona Mayor: City Committed To ‘Balanced’ Environment

Posted on June 11th, 2012 by

As Mayor of the City of Peoria, it is with great pride that our organization “walks the talk.” City Council, management and city employees are[...]

Lowfoot Helping Homeowners Change Energy Use Behavior

Posted on June 11th, 2012 by

Phil Playfair, Co-founder of Lowfoot, discusses his company’s approach to getting customers to change their energy consumption habits.

Energy Efficiency: What are the Laggards Thinking?

Posted on May 29th, 2012 by

Why do some states avoid creating policies that encourage consumers and businesses to save energy? What’s the psychology of the laggards? A new report by[...]

How to Become Energy Efficiency’s #1

Posted on May 16th, 2012 by

It’s easy to get the impression that technology game-changers happen in a near flash. And the stories of Facebook, Google, Microsoft and Apple leave us[...]

Sears Green Leadership Work Receives EPA Recognition

Posted on May 14th, 2012 by

Paul Campbell and Kaitlin Hooper discuss the sustainability work that they do for Sears Holdings.

K Road Acquires McHenry Solar Project in California

Posted on May 4th, 2012 by

K Road Acquires McHenry Solar Project in California K Road Power Holdings, LLC (K Road) acquired the 25-megawatt McHenry Solar Project that SunPower designed and[...]