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  • ​by Juliana Kenny Controversy and confusion still reign around how to regulate autonomous cars, even as they are tested in various countries.Personal Tech,auto-driving,autonomous cars,California,Department of Motor Vehicles,DMV,driverless cars,driverless vehicles,Elon Musk,Google,self-driving cars,self-driving vehicles,Tesla,Juliana Kenny

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    ​by Juliana Kenny The lifting of a ban on using electric skateboards is another move from the state to progress its transit technologies.Green Tech,California,ChargePoint,charging stations,clean tech,climate change,electric cars,electric skateboards,electric vehicles,global warming,Governor Jerry Brown,green tech,green technology,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Oct 13, 2015, 4:14 PM EDT
  • The debate continues over whether or not appliance manufacturers specifically design products to degenerate.Green Tech,Personal Tech,Consumer electronics,defective product,Europe,european union,France,manufacturing devices,Planned obsolescence,Waste,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Sep 02, 2015, 4:53 PM EDT
  • Various countries are exploring how to develop smart city infrastructure beginning with the electrical system.Green Tech,Australia,Canada,Electric power,electricity supply network,energy consumption,energy infrastructure,energy usage,energy workers,home energy management,India,New Delhi,New Delhi Municipal Council,Siebel Institute,Smart grid,smart grid technology,smart home energy tech,South America,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Sep 01, 2015, 4:55 PM EDT
  • Controversy still surrounds tech giants' sustainable and renewable practices.Green Tech,amazon,Amazon India,,Apple,EBay,Electronic commerce,Environment,Facebook,Google,green products,green tech,greener internet,IBM,microsoft,non-renewable energy sources,oracle,Rackspace,renewable energy,supply chain,Sustainability,sustainable products,,Walmart,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Aug 14, 2015, 4:33 PM EDT
  • The U.K. is launching off-road testing of highways that would charge electric vehicles.Green Tech,car batteries,car sales,electric car sales,Electric vehicle,electric vehicle charging infrastructure,Europe,european commission,Green vehicles,Hybrid vehicle,Netherlands,Nissan,Renault,sustainable road network,United Kingdom,Vehicle technologies,wireless power technology,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Aug 12, 2015, 4:25 PM EDT
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    Google Street View cars are being used to map city air quality.Green Tech,Aclima,Beijing,Criticism of Google,Denver,E.P.A.,environmental sensor networks,Google,internet privacy,San Francisco,Street View,U.S. Environmental Protection Agency,Juliana Kenny

    Published Date : Jul 30, 2015, 4:51 PM EDT
  • Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk unveils large utility scale home batteries at the Tesla Design Studio in Hawthorne, California, April 30, 2015.

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

    LAST UPDATE : May 01, 2015, 6:17 AM EDT
  • The U.S. is making huge strides towards wind energy as an integral part of the energy economy.Green Tech,American Wind Energy Association,electricity generation,energy market,energy sources,energy supply,Environment,Europe,Facebook,Federal Aviation Administration,Fort Worth,Low-carbon economy,Offshore wind power,renewable energy,renewable energy technology,Stanford University,Texas,United States,wind energy,wind energy market,wind energy technology,Wind farm,Wind power,Juliana Kenny
    Published Date : Jul 10, 2015, 4:21 PM EDT
  • 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