How to change your electric meter


Source: The Green Age 31 October 2014
How to change your electric meter

There are lots of situations where you might need to switch meters including: when you have had storage heaters replaced...

HTC forecasts higher fourth-quarter sales; above market estimates


Source: Reuters 31 October 2014
HTC forecasts higher fourth-quarter sales; above market estimates

(Reuters) - Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC Corp said on Friday that it expects revenue in the fourth quarter to reach T$43 billion-T$47 billion...

Japan's wireless carriers told to unlock phones starting next year


Source: Reuters 31 October 2014
Japan's wireless carriers told to unlock phones starting next year

(Reuters) - Japan's wireless network providers are to lift restrictions on which network their subscribers can use, the government said...

UK unveils first commercial-scale green hydrogen fuelling station


Source: BusinessGreen 31 October 2014
UK unveils first commercial-scale green hydrogen fuelling station

Are hydrogen fuel cell vehicles zero emission? They certainly emit nothing but water vapour when they are driven...

The NHS is a crucible for innovation


Source: Health Service Journal 31 October 2014 Featured
The NHS is a crucible for innovation

While the NHS can be at times big, unwieldy and bureaucratic, our Top Innovators show that it still allows space for innovation and new ideas...

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Nigerian recycling initiative proves it’s not all about hi-tech solutions


Source: The Guardian 31 October 2014
Nigerian recycling initiative proves it’s not all about hi-tech solutions

When it comes to climate change, we have the bad habit of focusing on the first part of the story, the part about the problem, and forgetting...

What if there was no need for cars in the world’s biggest cities?


Source: TheCityFix 31 October 2014
What if there was no need for cars in the world’s biggest cities?

This question is at once lofty and ordinary, addressing one of the most pressing sustainability challenges of our times and one of the most routine...

Swedish energy company Vattenfall plans sale of German coal operations


Source: The Guardian 31 October 2014
Swedish energy company Vattenfall plans sale of German coal operations

Swedish state energy company Vattenfall plans to sell off its German lignite operations because it says they are incompatible with the company’s...

Solar Energy: Quantifying Emissions Reduction


Source: TheEnergyCollective 31 October 2014
Solar Energy: Quantifying Emissions Reduction

Alameda, California-based Blymyer Engineers, an engineering firm established in 1961, has been actively involved in designing and building PV solar...

27% target for energy efficiency isn't just unambitious; it's unhelpful


Source: The Guardian 31 October 2014
27% target for energy efficiency isn't just unambitious; it's unhelpful

As I put back my clocks last weekend I couldn’t help wishing it were always that easy to turn back time...

How Google’s latest moonshot could change human health


Source: Gigaom 31 October 2014
How Google’s latest moonshot could change human health

We know Google as a search company, and now as an email and social media company. But it sees itself as much more, and nowhere is that more evident...

A World of Wireless Energy


Source: TheEnergyCollective 31 October 2014 Featured
A World of Wireless Energy

If you buy a 2016 Toyota Prius, you won’t need to worry about keeping your hybrid car charged — just get the option for wireless power transfer...

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Korea closes in on its goal: major smart grid technology exporter


Source: SmartGridNews 31 October 2014
Korea closes in on its goal: major smart grid technology exporter

Korea’s state-run power company KEPCO has been testing smart grid technologies at its Jeju Island facilities from 2009 to mid-2013...

ClearOne Launches Channel Program for VoIP Companies, Telecom Agents


Source: Talkin' Cloud 31 October 2014
ClearOne Launches Channel Program for VoIP Companies, Telecom Agents

ClearOne (CLRO) is giving voice-over-IP (VoIP) companies, telecommunications agents and managed service providers (MSPs) more options...

Utilities agree on tough times ahead (but disagree on the future of transmission)


Source: SmartGridNews 31 October 2014
Utilities agree on tough times ahead (but disagree on the future of transmission)

Utilities are generally pessimistic about their future role in the effort to expand the U.S. electric grid and make it stronger...

Net-zero building unveiled in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach neighborhood


Source: TreeHugger 31 October 2014
Net-zero building unveiled in Brooklyn’s Brighton Beach neighborhood

A ribbon cutting ceremony for a green apartment building was held today in Brighton Beach, on the second anniversary of Hurricane Sandy...

Xiaomi moves into third place in global smartphone war


Source: Reuters 31 October 2014
Xiaomi moves into third place in global smartphone war

(Reuters) - China's Xiaomi Inc has become the world's third-largest smartphone vendor just three years after first hitting the market...

Why switch to a smaller energy supplier?


Source: The Green Age 30 October 2014
Why switch to a smaller energy supplier?

In the UK, the energy landscape is dominated by six major energy suppliers, British Gas, EDF, E.On, Npower, Scottish Power and SSE...

It's a Hydropower World


Source: Planetizen 30 October 2014
It's a Hydropower World

Around the world, countries are building new dams for hydroelectric power at a frenzied pace. Vox examines the benefits and drawbacks...

Samsung seeks smartphone revamp to arrest profit slide


Source: Reuters 30 October 2014
Samsung seeks smartphone revamp to arrest profit slide

(Reuters) - Samsung Electronics Co Ltd (005930.KS) on Thursday said it would revamp its smartphone line-up to take on competitors...

Health IT job opportunities, qualifications and certification benefits


Source: Healthcare IT News 30 October 2014
Health IT job opportunities, qualifications and certification benefits

It’s clear that the expanding field of healthcare IT affords plenty of opportunities. But making the move into this field isn’t as simple as...

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