26 May '12, 11am

The Week in Clean Tech: Smart watches, smart water meters, and smart moves for cleantech funding

Water Demand Boosts Smart Water Meter Deployments "A recent study by Pike Research reports that as demand increases, utilities around the world will face increasing pressure to manage water resources as efficiently as possible making smart water meters a key element of future water systems." Storify: News and views from VERGE London "GreenBiz's conference in May focused on the convergence of energy, information, buildings and transportation. Scroll down to read news and Twitter conversation from the event on startups, cities, Microsoft's carbon neutrality, cars and energy -- and a chat with John Elkington and Joel Makower." A journey through a water cleaning plant in Brazil "About an hour drive outside of the packed streets of Sao Paulo, Brazil, and into the sprawling Sorocaba region, GE has quietly been leading the way on clean water technology." AlertMe’s ‘huge’ UK gas d...

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Smart Bullets: The “Mini-Me” of smart-bomb technology is ready to leave the lab

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IBM brings smart-energy tech to US federal buildings

IBM brings smart-energy tech to US federal buil...

greenbiz.com 25 May '12, 1pm

As it strives toward President Obama's executive order to cut federal buildings' energy use 30 percent by 2015, the federa...

Sci-Fi No Longer, NREL Engineers Smart Homes

Sci-Fi No Longer, NREL Engineers Smart Homes

nrel.gov 25 May '12, 3pm

Sci-Fi No Longer, NREL Engineers Smart Homes May 24, 2012 Enlarge image NREL engineers Dane Christensen and Bethany Sparn ...

1/3 of U.S. Homes Now Have Smart Meters

1/3 of U.S. Homes Now Have Smart Meters

treehugger.com 24 May '12, 9pm

Utilities around the U.S. are cranking out smart meters. A new report by the Institute for Electric Efficiency states that...

What Is Holding Back Solar Hot Water in the US?...

renewableenergyworld.com 25 May '12, 7pm

Solar hot water has been a commercialized technology for many, many years now. It had its heyday back in the 1980s when it...

Time for cities to get smart

monocle.com 21 May '12, 9am

Last week, Paris was host to the inaugural New Cities Summit. Over two and half days, 700 mayors, CEOs, city planners, arc...

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Chat with @AndrewWheating @RunnersWorld

Chat with @AndrewWheating @RunnersWorld

news.runnersworld.com 25 May '12, 3pm

By Peter Gambaccini Photo by Victah Sailer Andrew Wheating , a 2008 Olympic 800-meter runner while still a University of O...

Infographic on Smart Meters

greenbuildingelements.com 05 Jun '12, 10pm

While utility companies claim smart meters can lower costs and improve service, many residents claim that smart meters lea...

Julia Roberts and Amy Smart are honored for their #environmental work. See their #green efforts:

Julia Roberts and Amy Smart are honored for the...

ecorazzi.com 24 May '12, 3pm

As for Smart, she is a longtime board member of Heal the Bay. She opened up to Los Angeles Confidential about the recognit...

3,000' Tower Will Generate Clean Power from Hot Air and Cool Water

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Enter the Dragon: China and the World’s Greates...

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Smart growth may be just that, but are people smart enough to want it? In a recent, widely distributed blog, Smart Growth:...