Palladeo announced today that it has joined the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Also, the company is refining its green specifications and standards for use on retail projects by its design, manufacturing and construction divisions.
A new report from SBI, The U.S. Solar Energy Market, indicates that several factors favorable to the industry will propel the market to triple digit growth, to reach nearly $12 billion by 2012.
Conversion Consultants has been formed to provide funding for companies looking to expand their business in energy and environmentally focused industries utilizing new technologies. The initial concentration will be on the Chinese marketplace. Offices in North Carolina, Massachusetts, and China will provide a marketing and administrative foundation for the partnership.
BP Solar and Frederick County Public Schools (FCPS) penned a partnership agreement today to deepen their relationship to support education in the Frederick community.
SEPTA announced today that it has launched a dedicated initiative to educate and encourage the Greater Philadelphia region to live green by riding public transportation.
The 2008 International Conference on Climate Change, scheduled for March 2-4 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City, has been sold out.
Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Americas Inc. of Austin, Texas, one of the leading wind developers in North America, has signed agreements exceeding $700 million to receive GE Energy 1.5-megawatt wind turbines for projects in 2009 and 2010.
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has completed a custom installation of its TSQ Quantum"! triple quadrupole mass spectrometer in a mobile laboratory operating on a bus.
Celilo Group Media has launched a major new web platform at www.ecometro.com containing frequent local content on green living and the most complete and transparent directory available of local merchants selling green products and services in Portland, Seattle, Oakland/Berkeley and Minneapolis/St. Paul.
Brent Christner, LSU professor of biological sciences, in partnership with colleagues in Montana and France, recently found evidence that rain-making bacteria are widely distributed in the atmosphere.
Commercializing of clean technologies is in stage of moving into global mainstream business. The driving forces are climate change, energy security and increasing energy prices. In the energy sector, these factors, are pushing clean technology markets of biomass, biofuels, solar, wind and fuel cells in the extent that cleantech is seen to be a next engine for economic growth.
Bloo Solar announced today that is has been awarded a $100,000 grant from the National Science Foundation.
Clean Diesel Technologies, Inc., a global company providing innovative technologies and solutions that reduce emissions, conserve fuel and improve engine performance, has received the CleanEquity Monaco 2008 Award for Excellence in the Field of Environmental Technology Commercialization.
Delivering all-day runtime in a notebook PC is a Holy Grail for battery manufacturers, PC OEMs, and fuel cell developers. Today, portable fuel cell pioneer PolyFuel announced that it just completed the fourth milestone of a five-step, multi-year development plan intended to kick-start the commercial market for such power supplies.
Eastman Kodak Company and Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. today announced the launch of a national program to recycle used materials from in-store picture kiosks.