Can Nuclear Power and Renewable Energy Learn to Get Along?


Source: The Energy Collective 16 April 2014
Can Nuclear Power and Renewable Energy Learn to Get Along?

Nuclear power and variable renewable energy sources like wind and solar power “don’t play well together...

A Molecular Approach to Solar Energy


Source: The Energy Collective 16 April 2014
A Molecular Approach to Solar Energy

It’s an obvious truism, but one that may soon be outdated: The problem with solar power is that sometimes the sun doesn’t shine...

San Diego International Airport Tabs Borrego Solar to Install 3.3 MW Solar System


Source: Sustainable Cities 16 April 2014
San Diego International Airport Tabs Borrego Solar to Install 3.3 MW Solar System

The San Diego Regional Airport Authority, which oversees the San Diego International Airport (SDIA), has announced plans to install a 3.3-megawatt...

Fast, easy tech matters to physicians


Source: Healthcare IT News 16 April 2014
Fast, easy tech matters to physicians

For physicians on the combat field, making technology easy to use is nothing short of critical. I am the director of the William Lehman Injury...

The intersection of public health and transport in Indian cities


Source: TheCityFix 16 April 2014
The intersection of public health and transport in Indian cities

Typical transport investment and policy proposals in India often consider few factors, some being connectivity with surrounding areas...

'Silo' one of healthcare's biggest flaws


Source: Healthcare IT News 16 April 2014
'Silo' one of healthcare's biggest flaws

To healthcare mogul Patrick Soon-Shiong, MD, the dirtiest four-letter word in the realm of digital health is "silo"...

A Tesla Model S is driving to all 4 corners of the US — you can follow it!


Source: TreeHugger 16 April 2014
A Tesla Model S is driving to all 4 corners of the US — you can follow it!

A team from Recargo, PlugShare, and Pluginsights is in the middle of an “Epic Electric American Roadtrip.” To be specific, Recargo...

Japan Company To Give Maglev Tech To U.S. For Free


Source: Popular Science 16 April 2014
Japan Company To Give Maglev Tech To U.S. For Free

The Japanese rail operator JR Tokai said it would not charge the US to license its proprietary "maglev" technology, which allows trains to hover...

Two ways the smart grid is unfair to low-income customers


Source: SmartGridNews 16 April 2014
Two ways the smart grid is unfair to low-income customers

ATLANTA, Apr. 10, 2014 –The smart grid can foster an “energy divide” for low-income consumers. With a substantial portion of the consumer...

Archive Global: fighting disease with low-tech, low-cost home design


Source: The Guardian 16 April 2014
Archive Global: fighting disease with low-tech, low-cost home design

Carving out windows for cross ventilation, replacing dirt floors with concrete – these housing design strategies might seem like obvious ways...

Tale of kickbacks in healthcare IT


Source: Healthcare IT News 16 April 2014
Tale of kickbacks in healthcare IT

Those at the forefront of the healthcare quality and patient safety movements say no, but also believe any problems have been contained...

Goldman agrees -- solar will soon dominate electric power


Source: SmartGridNews 16 April 2014
Goldman agrees -- solar will soon dominate electric power

Goldman's recently sent out an analysis of Tesla, the California company that makes electric vehicles (EVs). Tesla will soon have a "Gigafactory"...

How Did High-Speed Rail Transform China's Regional Transport Sector?


Source: Sustainable Cities 16 April 2014
How Did High-Speed Rail Transform China's Regional Transport Sector?

In the past few years, China has made eye-catching achievements in building the world’s largest high-speed rail system, with a total length of...

UK Announces £1bn for Three New Garden Cities


Source: Sustainable Cities 16 April 2014
UK Announces £1bn for Three New Garden Cities

The UK government has announced that it wishes to see three new garden cities built in the south of England. It has pledged £1 billion of funding...

Practice management sees big investments


Source: Healthcare IT News 16 April 2014
Practice management sees big investments

In yet another record quarter for venture capital, health information technology companies raked in $858 million since January, across 163 deals...

Record number of British beaches receive highest water quality rating


Source: The Guardian 15 April 2014
Record number of British beaches receive highest water quality rating

As well as helping butterflies and bees, last year's hot and dry British summer led to a record number of beaches reaching the highest standard...

IBM Institute for Business Value: The emergence of the eco-efficient economy


Source: IBM 15 April 2014
IBM Institute for Business Value: The emergence of the eco-efficient economy

In early 2010, IBM brought together leaders from various businesses, institutions and geographies to determine the actions to build a sustainable...

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Renewable energy could cut energy bills – but the government must help


Source: The Guardian 15 April 2014
Renewable energy could cut energy bills – but the government must help

Stop investing in dirty fossil fuels and rapidly shift to renewable energy to prevent dangerous climate change – this was the message from Sunday's...

Healthcare due for technology 'shake up'


Source: Healthcare IT News 15 April 2014
Healthcare due for technology 'shake up'

With consumers entranced by fast-evolving technologies and accustomed to price competition, healthcare is set to be transformed by innovations from...

Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT


Source: NetApp 15 April 2014
Trends and Innovation in Healthcare IT

A discussion of key trends in healthcare IT and innovations to address challenges CIO's are facing...

Bacardi Sets Sustainability Goals


Source: Environmental Leader 15 April 2014
Bacardi Sets Sustainability Goals

The Bacardi Limited Good Spirited global sustainability program has set goals to reduce water and energy use and greenhouse gas emissions...

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