Smarter, More Competitive Cities


Source: IBM 22 May 2015
Smarter, More Competitive Cities

In our world of seven billion people, the global rural-urban balance of populations has tipped for the first time in favor of cities. About one in...

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Business leaders prepare for limited UN climate deal in Paris


Source: The Guardian 22 May 2015
Business leaders prepare for limited UN climate deal in Paris

Private sector could help close the expected shortfall in emissions reductions necessary to stop 2C of global warming, suggests Unilever's CEO.

NASA Shows Us 130 Years of Warming in 30 Seconds


Source: Tree Hugger 21 May 2015
NASA Shows Us 130 Years of Warming in 30 Seconds

This video, put together by NASA using temperature records from 1880 to 2011, shows you the warming world in just 26 terrifying seconds

M&S underlines commitment to 100 per cent renewables


Source: BusinessGreen 21 May 2015
M&S underlines commitment to 100 per cent renewables

Retailer joins RE100 initiative and vows to ensure all its operations globally source 100 per cent renewable power.

Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking


Source: IBM 21 May 2015
Smart Grid Security and Architectural Thinking

Smart grid means automation of the electric power grid, and automation often means computerization, which can create new...

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Dubai Home to World's Most Sustainable Building


Source: YouTube 20 May 2015
Dubai Home to World's Most Sustainable Building

Dubai, better known for its towering skyscrapers is also home to the world's most sustainable commercial building. Hayley Platt takes a look at...

More evidence that Apple is working on an electric car, and possibly a breakthrough battery


Source: TreeHugger 20 May 2015
More evidence that Apple is working on an electric car, and possibly a breakthrough battery

There's already been a lot of speculation - partly based on facts, partly on rumors - that Apple is working on an electric car.

Weakened coal pollution rules will costs UK millions, green groups claim


Source: BusinessGreen 20 May 2015
Weakened coal pollution rules will costs UK millions, green groups claim

Greenpeace and EEB aim to show financial impact of planned industrial emissions rules, which they say have been weakened by industry lobbying.

Implementing the Smart Grid Program Management Office


Source: IBM 20 May 2015
Implementing the Smart Grid Program Management Office

The difficulties inherent in implementing a typical Program Management Office (PMO) within utilities organizations are...

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Renewables offer "best outcome for dollars invested": Investors talk carbon risk in Paris


Source: The Climate Group 20 May 2015
Renewables offer "best outcome for dollars invested": Investors talk carbon risk in Paris

Investors and business leaders got an in-depth look at different ways the industry is measuring carbon risk exposure.

Is This the Future of Alternative Wind Energy?


Source: NerdAlert 19 May 2015
Is This the Future of Alternative Wind Energy?

The makers of Buoyant Airborne Turbine (BAT) think they've got the next step in alternative wind energy, without the large grounded turbines...

Renewable Energy Land Requirements To Power US With Solar


Source: Clean Technica 19 May 2015
Renewable Energy Land Requirements To Power US With Solar

Some folks believe renewable energy land requirements are enormous when it comes to powering homes with solar electricity.

Greens target Irish roofs


Source: reNews 18 May 2015
Greens target Irish roofs

The Irish Green Party has called on Dublin to support domestic rooftop solar development ahead of utility-scale solar farms...

7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived


Source: EcoWatch 18 May 2015
7 Facts That Prove the Renewable Energy Revolution Has Arrived

The global transition to renewable energy and away from nuclear and fossil fuels is well under way with remarkable developments happening every day.

Collective Intelligence for Sustainable Cities


Source: Post Carbon Institute 15 May 2015
Collective Intelligence for Sustainable Cities

TEDx Mission recently invited me to speak at their San Francisco event on how cities are using collective intelligence approaches to...

Bank of America issues $600m green bond


Source: BusinessGreen 15 May 2015
Bank of America issues $600m green bond

Bank of America has issued a $600m green bond to fund renewable energy and energy efficiency projects, adding further impetus to the expanding market.

SunEdison Plans $900 Million Bonds Issue To Fuel Renewable Energy Ambitious


Source: Clean Technica 15 May 2015
SunEdison Plans $900 Million Bonds Issue To Fuel Renewable Energy Ambitious

There’s no stopping SunEdison. The company has been in the thick of things over the last few days with impressive earnings and acquisitions.

UK Election Aftermath: The Energy Industry


Source: The Energy Collective 14 May 2015
UK Election Aftermath: The Energy Industry

After witnessing a political storm around the general election, it is time to start looking at what the Conservatives will be doing to the UK.

Renewable energy generation up 20% as job numbers soar


Source: Click Green 14 May 2015
Renewable energy generation up 20% as job numbers soar

The Renewable Energy Association's (REA) annual REview has shown generation of renewable electricity in the UK has increased by a fifth.

UK renewables investment hit record £10.7bn in 2014, says PwC


Source: BusinessGreen 14 May 2015
UK renewables investment hit record £10.7bn in 2014, says PwC

The UK's renewable energy industry had its best year yet for new investment, attracting £10.7bn in 2014 according to new analysis.

Renewable energy vital for Internet lifestyles: Greenpeace


Source: Yahoo News 13 May 2015
Renewable energy vital for Internet lifestyles: Greenpeace

A Greenpeace report released on Tuesday charged utilities with hampering efforts to use renewable energy to power data centers.

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