A group of 140 companies operating in California, including General Motors, Apple, eBay, Intel, Gap, Levi Strauss, Nestle, Symantec, North Face and Acer, have placed their weight behind an ambitious [...]
General Electric Co. has set aside an additional $10 billion through 2020 for the development of clean energy technologies, which will generate revenu ...
The State of Hawaii has created an innovative $100 million outdoor demonstration site for emerging technologies that includes ocean energy, solar ener ...
Sochi 2014 is the first Olympic Games in history to eliminate its direct carbon footprint, due to the efforts of The Dow Chemical Company, the Worldwide Olympic Partner and Official [...]
At the ongoing World Economic Forum (WEF) Annual Meeting in Davos, Switzerland, the World Bank chief, Jim Yong Kim has called for creating a $50 billion green market by 2015. [...]
Deutsche Bank has raised its global demand forecasts for the solar industry in 2014 and 2015. It predicts that the installations of solar photovoltaic (PV) in 2014 will go up [...]
The introduction of solar energy to Haiti is bringing transformation to one of the poorest countries in the world, where electricity is a rare commodity and most of the population [...]
Kiva.org, the international crowdfunding provider, has launched a new initiative, Kiva Labs, to provide access to crowdfunding for environmental and development projects. Crowdfunded loans through Kiva Labs will provide a [...]
A new joint report released by the UN Development Program (UNDP) and the UN Environment Program (UNEP) says that the environment and natural resources can play an important role in [...]
Leading Silicon Valley investors are funding Hampton Creek Foods, a promising startup housed in a garage-like space in San Francisco that is on a mission to find plant replacements for [...]