The Musk Family Plan for Transforming the World's Energy


Source: Wall Street Journal 20 September 2014
The Musk Family Plan for Transforming the World's Energy

Elon Musk and his cousin, Lyndon Rive, have always been close. Their mothers are twins, and Messrs. Musk and Rive grew up together...

Sustainable Energy Means Business in the Port of Amsterdam


Source: TheEnergyCollective 20 September 2014
Sustainable Energy Means Business in the Port of Amsterdam

Four years ago, Amsterdam chose to sell its shares in NUON, a former local utility company. Its next move would change the future of the city...

How to build a transport system that works for the whole of the UK


Source: The Guardian 19 September 2014
How to build a transport system that works for the whole of the UK

If you live in rural Cumbria, chances are you don’t see the inside of many buses: in some parts a bus comes trundling along once a week...

Report looks at managed telecommunications services market


Source: Financial Times 19 September 2014
Report looks at managed telecommunications services market

While business spending on all telecommunications services is expected to grow in low single-digit percentages over the next five years...

Finding solutions for South Africa’s coal-fired water and energy problems


Source: The Guardian 19 September 2014
Finding solutions for South Africa’s coal-fired water and energy problems

Coal production, from mining to power generation requires vast volumes of water. Furthermore, pollution from coal mining can irreparably harm water...

Technology Advances Wind Energy Development


Source: TheEnergyCollective 19 September 2014
Technology Advances Wind Energy Development

There have been significant improvements of late to equipment used to produce energy from wind. Towers are taller...

Transport sector climate action key to close the world’s emissions gap


Source: TheCityFix 19 September 2014
Transport sector climate action key to close the world’s emissions gap

Climate action often focuses on energy and industrial activity, but the transport sector must be included to keep global warming below...

China is breaking up with coal. That means we should too.


Source: TreeHugger 19 September 2014
China is breaking up with coal. That means we should too.

With activists in the US preparing for the largest climate march in history, the refrain you'll often hear from naysayers is that curbing emissions...

CenterPoint Energy


Source: YouTube 19 September 2014
CenterPoint Energy

CenterPoint Energy Inc., is the third largest gas and electric utility in the United States, serving 5 million customers across...

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New Report on Water Impacts of Shale Gas Development


Source: TheEnergyCollective 19 September 2014
New Report on Water Impacts of Shale Gas Development

On September 12th, the World Resources Institute held an event to unveil their new report on the fresh water impacts of shale gas development...

As health care digitizes, consumer technologies will have greatest impact, says panel


Source: MacWorld 19 September 2014
As health care digitizes, consumer technologies will have greatest impact, says panel

The health care industry has long been a laggard in adopting technology, but that will soon change as the challenge of aligning doctors...

Beyond Borders: Tracing the Impacts of Smarter Public Safety


Source: IBM 19 September 2014
Beyond Borders: Tracing the Impacts of Smarter Public Safety

Public safety is vitally important to people living in cities the world over and is essential to the vibrancy and...

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Christine Milne offers to pass Direct Action if renewable energy target stays


Source: The Guardian 19 September 2014
Christine Milne offers to pass Direct Action if renewable energy target stays

Christine Milne has said the Greens will help put “spine and rigour” into the Coalition’s Direct Action climate plan and allow it to become law...

The Big 340: Trickle Of Renewable Energy Investors Turns Into Flood


Source: CleanTechnica 19 September 2014
The Big 340: Trickle Of Renewable Energy Investors Turns Into Flood

Back in January we introduced you to the Ceres “Clean Trillion” renewable energy investor campaign, but you ain’t heard nothing yet...

Analyze This: DC Water


Source: YouTube 19 September 2014
Analyze This: DC Water

Learn how DC Water is using IBM predictive analytic software to improve customer service.

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White House unveils solar power and energy efficiency boost


Source: BusinessGreen 19 September 2014
White House unveils solar power and energy efficiency boost

The White House has unveiled more than 50 actions and commitments designed to provide a major boost to US solar power...

Longest transmission link delivers renewable power


Source: SmartGridNews 19 September 2014
Longest transmission link delivers renewable power

ABB has commissioned the converter stations to the 3,150 megawatt Rio Madeira High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) link in Brazil...

The New Era in Distributed Generation: Delivering Resources to Every Corner of the World


Source: IBM 19 September 2014
The New Era in Distributed Generation: Delivering Resources to Every Corner of the World

Increasing global energy demands and growing attention to environmental issues require reliable, high-quality power supplies and the use of...

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Tube bosses dismiss claims that majority of station staff face axe


Source: MayorWatch 19 September 2014
Tube bosses dismiss claims that majority of station staff face axe

London Underground has dismissed as “nonsense” claims by Labour’s City Hall transport spokesperson that Tube job cuts will leave passengers...

The future of energy is 100% renewable, say filmmakers


Source: TreeHugger 19 September 2014
The future of energy is 100% renewable, say filmmakers

"The question is not if we make the transition to 100$ renewable. It's when, and how." That's how Diane Moss, a Founder of the Renewables 100...

A new tool for finding cost savings in smart grid initiatives


Source: SnartGridNews 19 September 2014
A new tool for finding cost savings in smart grid initiatives

September 17, 2014. Orlando, FL. The Smart Grid Research Consortium today announces a new Executive Strategy Assessment Service...

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