SAN FRANCISCO--California unveiled its final draft of a market system to curb greenhouse gases, relaxing expected rules in the face of a weak econo... read more »
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There&'s a ton of data involved with smart grids, and one startup called World Infrastructure Technologies (WIT) is championing a way to visualize and... read more »
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Here&'s some of the latest action we&'re following on the GreenBeat today:Australia&'s new clean energy projects drop sharply &8212' The country is ge... read more »
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Vivint is a home security company looking for growth in home energy and solar installations. The company, formerly called APX Alarms, today is sche... read more »
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The world will see a significant increase in the use of geothermal as an energy source between now and 2020. That's according to a report released th... read more »
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A room at the Volkswagen research and design facility in Belmont, Calif., which uses a Redwood Systems DC LED lighting control system. (Credit: Re... read more »
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As the Department of Energy moves forward to disperse loan guarantees to grow cutting-edge cleantech, its focus will shift from the maturing sectors o... read more »
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Think&39's City car, mainly marketed to urban dwellers, has the capacity to go 112 miles on a single battery charge, but only a top speed of 60 mil... read more »
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Energy-efficiency company Comverge is getting less picky about whether the hardware it works with is an electric vehicle or an air conditioner. (... read more »
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(Credit: University of Maine/James W. Sewall Company) Deep offshore wind could produce energy for 8-10 cents per kilowatt within 10 years, accordi... read more »
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Algae-oil maker Solazyme picked a time of rising oil prices of more than $100 a barrel to signal it plans to go public on the stock market. The San... read more »
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Google plans to invest 3.5 million euros, or about $5 million, in a solar photovoltaic power plant in Germany, according to an announcement today.... read more »
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(Credit: Ford) From New York City to Seattle, Wash., Ford this week named 25 U.S. cities that are paving the way for an influx of electric vehicle... read more »
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To improve solar cell efficiency, Stanford researchers added a self-assembling monolayer (SAM) of an organic molecule to a titanium oxide semicon... read more »
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The threat of a meltdown at nuclear reactors in Japan has prompted scrutiny of renewable power options by many nations as growing public unease push... read more »
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Ira Helfand, board member and past president of Physicians for Social Responsibility. (Credit: Physicians for Social Responsibility) The news o... read more »
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A milky-white substance that seeps from dandelion roots could be used to produce a variety of plastics that are used in vehicles. (Credit: Ford) T... read more »
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Could the Fiesta be the first North American car to get Ford&39's new 1.0-L EcoBoost (Credit: Ford) Ford's been taking advantage of its EcoBoost f... read more »
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GE's new hybrid halogen-compact fluorescent (CFL) light bulbs will be available nationwide by April 22, Earth Day. (Credit: GE) General Electric's... read more »
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Here&'s the latest action we&'re following on the GreenBeat today:SoloPower picks up $51.6 million &8211' The thin-film solar startup  (solar module p... read more »
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