Green Tech
  • Batteries would store solar energy and serve as a back-up system for consumers during blackouts.

    Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveils large utility scale home batteries at the Tesla Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, April 30, 2015.
    LAST UPDATE : May 01, 2015, 6:17 AM EDT
  • Toronto Mayor John Tory. Andrew Francis Wallace/Toronto Star via Getty Images

    The city will employ data-based tools to help improve traffic. Uncategorized,data information technologies,IBM,John Tory,public transportation,Smarter Planet,Toronto,Traffic congestion,travel data,urban services,water management systems,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Apr 08, 2015, 2:56 PM EDT
  • A report looks at how cities in the U.S. are incorporating big data and other technology into their infrastructures.Green Tech,big data network,boston,Chicago,Copenhagen,Denmark,electrical systems,energy consumption using data-based tools,energy usage,green infrastructure,Hitachi,IBM,Louisville,mobile device,New York City,online government applications,San Francisco,Smart grid,Sustainability,traffic management,United States,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Mar 24, 2015, 4:23 PM EDT
  • Predictive analytics has the potential to shape the next generation of agricultural practices. Green Tech,Agricultural science,Agricultural soil science,Agriculture,Agriculture's National Institute of Food,Data management,ecosystems scientist,finance,healthcare,IBM,Michigan State University,Precision agriculture,Predictive analytics,real-time data,Science,U.S. Department of Agriculture's National Institute of Food and Agriculture,United States,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Mar 20, 2015, 4:08 PM EDT
  • Research shows that photovoltaic technology installation prices dropped significantly in the U.S. over 2014.Green Tech,Australia,energy conservation,Energy development,energy infrastructures,Jordan,Low-carbon economy,Photovoltaic system,Photovoltaics,renewable technology,Solar cell,solar electricity,solar technology,United States,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Mar 16, 2015, 4:36 PM EDT
  • A number of initiatives are directed at pushing along the U.S.'s green tech industry.Green Tech,Arizona,California,Clean Energy Technology Manufacturing,clean technology,clean technology businesses,clean transportation jobs,Colorado,Department of Commerce,Doris Matsui,energy,energy economy,energy technology exports,Environmental economics,Green For All,Green job,House Energy and Commerce Committee,manufacturing,Michigan,Nevada,New Mexico,New York,North Carolina,renewable energy,Sacramento,Sustainable energy,Texas,The Clean Tech Revolution,United States,Utah,Washington,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Mar 09, 2015, 2:40 PM EDT
  • Various regions on the continent are looking at solar to be the future of energy consumption.Green Tech,Africa,Climate Investment Funds,energy sector,Morocco,Ouarzazate,Photovoltaics,Solar power,South Africa,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Dec 05, 2014, 3:10 PM EST
  • Smart grids are networks of communications and information technology infrastructures that better manage electrical energy usage.Green Tech,Electric power distribution,electrical energy,electrical energy functionality,electrical energy usage,electricity,gas usage,information technology,smart energy consumption,smart gas meters,Smart grid,smart grid technologies,smart home devices,Smart lighting systems,technological infrastructure,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Nov 21, 2014, 3:57 PM EST
  • NOAA is collaborating with technology companies to release its massive amount of data to the public.Green Tech,American Meteorological Society,Commerce Department,Department of Commerce,Environmental data,IBM,Microsoft Corp.,National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration,Penny Pritzker,radar systems,real-time weather stations,Secretary of Commerce,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Apr 22, 2015, 3:05 PM EDT
  • 2014 showed a significant jump in wind energy jobs, and has set a promising precedent for the sector.Green Tech,American Wind Energy Association,energy markets,green energy industry,Low-carbon economy,renewable energy,Sustainable energy,United States Wind Energy Policy,Wind power in Texas,Wind power in the United States,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Apr 16, 2015, 2:10 PM EDT