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Startup America Gives Cleantech Entrepreneurs a Leg Up

U.S. Small Business Administrator Karen Mills on Wednesday revealed details of a pilot program through which it is working with four cleantech business…
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The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Doesn’t Speak for All Businesses

By Janet Pomeroy One of the major themes in President Obama’s State of the Union speech was the need to maintain our economic…
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Wave Energy Technology Signals New Approach to Renewable Sector: Systems Thinking

The governments’ signals to markets and businesses is clear from Cancun, ‘don’t wait for us, get greening on your own.’ In a market…
T-Rex, the Electric Dragster, burns some rubber before a race at Infineon Raceway.

Monster EV is Both Daily Driver and High-Speed Dragster (Video)

Michael Tyrannous (yes, the middle name is real) Kadie is a man with a dream: to make a living spending time on stuff…

A Bad Year in UK Clean Tech

This time last year Britain’s commitment to cleantech was inspired, the outlook optimistic. It didn’t matter that there wasn’t an effective agreement on…
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Video Interview: Jones Lang LaSalle on Clean Energy Real Estate Needs

Clean energy companies have unique real estate needs that the real estate sector is rising to meet.  In this interview, Ben Stapleton, VP…
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LA Green Technology Leaders Convene at “Building Sustainable Cities Through Green Innovation”

By Amanda Crater Home to the many of the nation’s largest cleantech projects, California is a hotbed of “greenovation.” More money is being…

Getting Trendy about the Smart Grid

Most of the time a trend or two should suffice, but when there is ten of them on the same subject, in this…
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Prop 23 Morphing Into Prop 26: Both Clean Economy Killers

By Jay Kimball, founder of 8020 Vision Support for Prop 23 is waning. That’s good news, but the fight is not over. If…
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Money Flowing To Water Technologies, Slowly

By Ellisa Feinstein It’s no surprise that a good percentage of companies represented at the recent GoingGreen conference provide wastewater treatment solutions. In…

Re3: Diverting Landfill Waste To Produce Green Energy

According to the EPA each of us contribute 64 TONS of landfill waste during our lifetime. Imagine the environmental benefits if this waste…
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Genomatica’s Sustainable Bio-Chemistry

The chemical industry is a $3 trillion dollar annual revenue industry. It’s principal feedstocks are oil and natural gas. The global chemical industry…
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The New Silicon Valley: Why Entrepreneurs Are Flocking to Energy

By Seth Kisch Ten years ago, Silicon Valley was the place to be. The brightest entrepreneurs, engineers, and venture capitalists flocked to a…

VCs, Start-Ups and Others Converge To Talk Green Tech

By Ellisa Feinstein GoingGreen Silicon Valley conference, a two and a half day conference which started last night, comes on the heels of…

Wind Data Collection Becomes More Affordable for Smaller Developers

You’ve heard of solar leasing programs for energy-conscious, yet budget-constrained, consumers. Now comes a leasing program to give wind-power developers the financing flexibility…