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Businesses to Figure Pollution into Accounting within Decade

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – Corporate and government accounting will likely reflect environmental profit and loss within a decade, thanks partly to progress made this week at a U.N. conference in Rio de Janeiro, backers of the plan told Reuters … Continue reading

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EBay to Power Data Center with Renewable Energy

(Reuters) – EBay Inc said it plans to build a data center powered by startup Bloom Energy’s renewable energy fuel cells, a more environmentally-friendly alternative to drawing power from the mostly coal-based electric grid. The U.S. online auction sales group … Continue reading

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U.N. Chief Unveils Clean Energy Pledges, Investments

U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki-moon said on Thursday that more than 50 governments have launched new energy strategies, while private investors have pledged more than $50 billion to help carry out his goal to double the share of global renewable … Continue reading

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T. Boone Pickens: Let’s transform energy — with natural gas

The US consumes 25% of the world’s oil — but as energy tycoon T. Boone Pickens points out onstage, the country has no energy policy to prepare for the inevitable. Is alternative energy our bridge to an oil-free future? After … Continue reading

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Sustainability | David Mitchell’s Soapbox

David Mitchell discusses sustainability, and whether or not there is a way of combating wastefulness and planned obsolescence. From tables to fuel, could a subscription fee perhaps be a viable solution?

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Sunseeker Energy Concentrated Photovoltaic Solar Collectors

Sunseeker Energy has established itself as an ethical green business committed to developing new generation solar and hybrid power technologies for sustainable energy use throughout the world. Sunseeker Energy’s Concentrator Solar Transducer Systems are more powerful yet they are … Continue reading

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Solar: Making lots of money

In a Nova episode from April 2007, the successful business model of SunEdison is described by founder Jigar Shah. They own and maintain the panels, and sell the power to the business at below retail power rates. SunEdison has become … Continue reading

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Zero Down Solar for Your Home in NJ

Zero Down Solar for Your Home in NJ – Green Power Energy and SunEdison Team Up

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Law and Sustainability – Arizona

Arizona Corporation Commissioner Kris Mayes discusses her role as director of the new Program on Law and Sustainability at the ASU Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.

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Clean Energy Innovation – Arizona

Participants in the Southwest Energy Innovation Forum, held this week in Scottsdale, discussed ideas to improve the nation’s clean energy future. Two speakers at the event, Arizona Corporation Commission Chairman Kris Mayes and Gary Dirks, director of ASU’s Lightworks, talk … Continue reading

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