Transport sector key to closing the world’s emissions gap


Source: Eco-Business 23 September 2014
Transport sector key to closing 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...

Rockefellers to switch investments to 'clean energy'


Source: BBC 23 September 2014
Rockefellers to switch investments to 'clean energy'

Heirs to the Rockefeller family, which made its vast fortune from oil, are to sell investments in fossil fuels and reinvest in clean energy...

Why water needs Collective Action 2.0


Source: GreenBiz 23 September 2014
Why water needs Collective Action 2.0

Collective action is one of the key drivers in a water stewardship strategy, and in my opinion one of the two key components in aligning water...

Apple CEO speaks out on climate change, calls new HQ “greenest building on the planet”


Source: Gigaom 23 September 2014
Apple CEO speaks out on climate change, calls new HQ “greenest building on the planet”

Following a weekend of record sales for Apple’s newly launched iPhones, Apple CEO Tim Cook conducted a rare live interview on Monday...

Mexico's Solar Energy Revolution


Source: TheEnergyCollective 23 September 2014 Featured
Mexico's Solar Energy Revolution

The Aztec creation myth is founded on the story of the Five Suns. Before our present Universe, there had been four other worlds, or “suns”...

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How to build your own sustainable house


Source: The Guardian 23 September 2014
How to build your own sustainable house

WikiHouse is an open source information system that enables people to design and build their own house. First, the user must choose their design...

IKEA to sell solar panels in eight more European countries


Source: BusinessGreen 23 September 2014
IKEA to sell solar panels in eight more European countries

IKEA is set to expand its sales of solar panels from the UK to eight other countries, including the Netherlands and Switzerland...

Scottish wave and tidal power delivers £217m investment surge


Source: BusinessGreen 23 September 2014
Scottish wave and tidal power delivers £217m investment surge

Scotland's wave and tidal energy sector has invested £217m into the country's economy, with almost £32m coming in the past 12 months...

Smartphone app may allow parents to screen newborns for jaundice


Source: Reuters 23 September 2014
Smartphone app may allow parents to screen newborns for jaundice

A new smartphone application still in development may someday help parents and health care providers screen for jaundice...

Going 100% renewable is a smart business decision: IKEA, Swiss RE, Mars, BT and other leading companies pledge


Source: The Climate Group 23 September 2014
Going 100% renewable is a smart business decision: IKEA, Swiss RE, Mars, BT and other leading companies pledge

NEW YORK: Leading businesses including, IKEA, Swiss Re, BT, Formula E, H&M, KPN, Mars, Nestlé, Philips, Reed Elesvier, J. Safra Sarasin and Yoox...

Healthcare UK leads delegates on digital health mission to China


Source: Gov.uk 23 September 2014
Healthcare UK leads delegates on digital health mission to China

A team of British delegates travelled to China to promote their businesses and products at the recently opened UK Digital Health Demonstration...

Where's the plan for interoperability?


Source: Healthcare IT News 23 September 2014 Featured
Where's the plan for interoperability?

It is a simple question: “Why doesn’t electronic health information flow after the nation spent $26 billion on electronic health records?"...

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Carbon Shock: More leaders are following the money


Source: GreenBiz 23 September 2014
Carbon Shock: More leaders are following the money

Chaos and unpredictability. Those are the characteristics of the natural world under the pressures being wrought by climate change...

These 5 companies strive to convert CO2 to cash


Source: GreenBiz 23 September 2014
These 5 companies strive to convert CO2 to cash

A growing list of innovative companies is dedicated to reducing carbon dioxide and other greenhouse gas emissions by turning them into...

New apps to aid in home design and renovations


Source: Reuters 23 September 2014
New apps to aid in home design and renovations

(Reuters) - Home owners and renters looking to redesign or renovate can turn to new apps to help simplify the process and get the job done sooner...

Telco winners and losers


Source: Business Spectator 23 September 2014
Telco winners and losers

The telecommunications landscape undeniably looks nothing like it did ten years ago when MyNetFone was born...

Health IT jobs garner big bucks


Source: Healthcare IT News 23 September 2014
Health IT jobs garner big bucks

A new survey from online jobs search firm HealthITJobs.com reveals that work in health IT results in above-average salaries for many positions...

How financial innovation can cut green energy costs


Source: BusinessGreen 22 September 2014 Featured
How financial innovation can cut green energy costs

As the EU debates a new 2030 climate and energy package, the CPI says new financing structures could reduce the cost of low-carbon electricity...

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On-Farm Renewable Energy Storage – the future?


Source: Farming Life 22 September 2014
On-Farm Renewable Energy Storage – the future?

By its very nature, small-scale renewable generation (in this case wind and solar PV) produces energy intermittently...

Drax renewable energy move 'could harm forests'


Source: BBC 22 September 2014
Drax renewable energy move 'could harm forests'

The UK's biggest coal power station has been accused of causing environmental damage as it moves to produce electricity from "renewable" resources...

Climate Change: Renewable Energy Can Meet Global Demand and Cut Carbon Emissions, Roadmap Shows


Source: IBTimes 22 September 2014
Climate Change: Renewable Energy Can Meet Global Demand and Cut Carbon Emissions, Roadmap Shows

The global roadmap developed by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows that not only can renewable energy meet the rising demand...

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