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What is Your Clean Tech Story?

People understand new knowledge primarily through stories. There is probably no better way to communicate the benefits of clean technology than through effective…
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Message to BP CEO: Turn Over a New Leaf

BP CEO Tony Hayward will be stepping down from his post soon after a dismal handling of this summer’s Gulf Oil Spill. But…

Ford, Nissan, Chevy: Charging into the EV Era?

Or is it more like slouching towards Bethlehem? But no matter their speed or range, a battery of all-electric vehicles are coming soon…

Long Beach Port Pushes Ahead with Hybrid Tugs

The Port of Long Beach, CA is using a $1 million grant from the California Air Resources Board to add a second hybrid…

China Set to Leapfrog the U.S. in Clean Car Production

The Chinese government announced last week that it plans to invest up to $14.8 billion (100 billion yuan) over the next ten years…
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Why Electric Cars Should Be Marketed Like the Ford Fiesta

Crowdsourcing is an effective way to involve potential consumers in the promotion of clean cars. In marketing terms, this means outsourcing your advertising…

Obama: Clean Tech Investor-In-Chief ?

While several eco-pundits have been lamenting the failure of a climate bill to pass through Congress, it is important to keep one thing…
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Calling All Hot, Rich, and Green Women Entrepreneurs

Over the weekend, I read an inspiring book entitled, Hot, Rich, and Green: The Secret Formula Women are Using to Get Rich and…
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Alaska Airlines, Boeing, & Airports Partner on Biofuels

Pacific Northwest aviation businesses and airports are flying together to promote aviation biofuel development in the region. The “strategic initiative” includes Alaska Airlines,…

Study: More People are Walking, Biking to Work

A 1990 National Personal Transportation Survey (NPTS) stated that 7.2% of all trips were taken by foot while 0.7% were taken by bicycle.…

J.D. Power: Hybrid and EV Cars Will Be 3.5% of Sales by 2015

Somehow it seems appropriate that an outfit named J.D. Power and Assoc. is weighing-in with some optimism on the future of electric-powered vehicles…
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Tesla and Toyota: A Match Made on Wall Street?

Tesla’s new partnership with Toyota comes at a trying time in the history of both companies. The recent announcement initially seemed to be…
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How Green is Your Green Conference?

Many so called "green" conferences are lacking in their own efforts to be environmentally friendly. When planning your next event consider your environmental…
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Wallenius: Reducing GHGs While Delivering Cars

Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics (WWL), the Scandinavian ocean shipping and logistics company, cut its greenhouse gas emissions by 32 percent last year, mainly through…

Yogo: The Path to Mass Electric Vehicle Adoption?

You live in a city. You don’t need a car. A scooter seems like a good idea, but they produce nasty emissions. Electric…