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Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Posted Fri, 19 Oct 2012 08:14:00 GMT by Julian Jackson

The UK is about to set up world's first institution to finance green infrastructure.

Green Investment Bank - Banking on a Green Future

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Posted Wed, 26 Sep 2012 10:39:48 GMT by Julian Jackson

New report shows there are real green shoots for battered economy amongst the gloom.

Britain's Green Economy is a Success

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Posted Thu, 06 Sep 2012 14:07:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

Two of the world's leading solar manufacturers are collaborating with Australian university researchers to find ways of making silicon solar cells more efficient.

Rivals team up on solar cell project

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

Posted Tue, 04 Sep 2012 17:27:50 GMT by Adrian Bishop

A new company has unveiled a revolutionary tracking system using mobile robots to increase efficiency at solar power plants and cut costs.

Mobile robots make solar power plants more efficient

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

Posted Wed, 29 Aug 2012 13:12:00 GMT by Linden Volsun

First greenhouse Combined Heat and Power (CHP) project with Carbon Dioxide fertilisation is unveiled in America.

First US greenhouse heat and power project with CO2 fertilisation

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

Posted Tue, 28 Aug 2012 14:55:07 GMT by Linden Volsun

Transportation giant FedEx has done so well at reaching initial carbon emission targets that it has increased them by half again to 30% savings over the 15 years to 2020.

FedEx doubles CO2 savings targets

America is full of Wind (power)

America is full of Wind (power)

Posted Fri, 17 Aug 2012 18:32:24 GMT by Dave Armstrong

New study outlines 2011 growth in the U.S. wind industry. Now only behind China in wind farm energy generation, some U.S. states have farmed the power bonus from this renewable energy source.

America is full of Wind (power)

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Posted Mon, 06 Aug 2012 08:16:47 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Top fund management company Octopus Investments says the 5p Kilowatt hour reduction in solar feed-in tariffs still makes it worthwhile to invest in solar energy schemes.

Solar investment 'still worthwhile' despite tariff cuts

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Posted Thu, 02 Aug 2012 10:42:59 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Facebook transparency about energy use welcomed. Popular social media site Facebook is aiming to boost renewable and clean energy use to a quarter of its total by 2015 - up 2% on 2011 figures.

Facebook wins friends with aim to boost clean energy use

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

Posted Wed, 18 Jul 2012 13:56:28 GMT by Alex Simmonds

After leaving EPEAT, Apple had a change of heart last week. Whether an environmental decision or the fact that when they left the EPEAT program Apple computers became ineligible for purchase by the US Federal government, consumers prefer Apple to be green.

Consumers Prefer a Greener Apple

Democratic finance for UK wind power scheme

Democratic finance for UK wind power scheme

Posted Tue, 17 Jul 2012 12:17:41 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Abundance start new renewable energy community investment platform. Small investors are being given the chance to help fund a £1.4 million UK wind turbine development, putting in as little as £5 and getting returns of up to 8%, says Abundance NRG Ltd.

Democratic finance for UK wind power scheme

Rio+20 - Success or Failure

Rio+20 - Success or Failure

Posted Mon, 02 Jul 2012 09:47:09 GMT by Michael Evans

Was Rio+20 a success or failure? Following the lack of agreement among world leaders to turn the global economy onto a sustainable track, the only solution seems to lie with the international business community.

Rio+20 - Success or Failure

New eBay data centre to use Bloom Fuel Cell clean energy technology

New eBay data centre to use Bloom Fuel Cell clean energy technology

Posted Thu, 21 Jun 2012 14:11:48 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Internet auction marketplace eBay is planning to use clean energy in the form of Bloom Energy fuell cells to power the next phase of its data centre in Utah, U.S.

New eBay data centre to use Bloom Fuel Cell clean energy technology

The semiconductor industry struggles to control water use

The semiconductor industry struggles to control water use

Posted Fri, 15 Jun 2012 13:33:08 GMT by Michael Clark

The semiconductor industry spent a lot of money and paid a lot of lip service to reducing water use. But the results of their efforts thus far indicate that much remains to be done.

The semiconductor industry struggles to control water use

Mars beats two-year certified sustainable cocoa sourcing goals

Mars beats two-year certified sustainable cocoa sourcing goals

Posted Fri, 01 Jun 2012 15:27:50 GMT by Adrian Bishop

Chocolate giant Mars says it will beat its 20% year-two target of sourcing sustainable cocoa and is on its way to source all chocolate from certified sustainable sources by 2020.

Mars beats two-year certified sustainable cocoa sourcing goals

Will Europe cut greenhouse gases by 30% by 2020?

Will Europe cut greenhouse gases by 30% by 2020?

Posted Fri, 18 May 2012 10:05:25 GMT by Julian Jackson

Event run by the leading pro-environment business gathering the Aldersgate Group shows the way.

Will Europe cut greenhouse gases by 30% by 2020?

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Sustaining us to the Summit!

Posted Thu, 24 Mar 2016 12:59:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Sustainability: adapt or die summit.

Posted Sun, 13 Mar 2016 12:55:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Sustainability in Central Asia

Posted Wed, 02 Mar 2016 13:10:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Sustainable cotton: a need for investment

Posted Thu, 26 Feb 2015 00:00:00 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Pig farming improves its image (worldwide)

Posted Tue, 13 Jan 2015 19:21:14 GMT by Dave Armstrong

Latest solar advances very attractive for businesses.

Posted Fri, 07 Nov 2014 22:11:00 GMT by JW Dowey

Transformers, but with your house!

Posted Fri, 10 Oct 2014 08:34:00 GMT by Paul Robinson

Cotton growers need help

Posted Fri, 29 Aug 2014 07:58:01 GMT by JW Dowey

Future Transport: roads, rail, air and sea problems

Posted Thu, 31 Jul 2014 11:34:00 GMT by JW Dowey

A fly in your ear!

Posted Wed, 23 Jul 2014 13:32:00 GMT by JW Dowey

A plan to divert Mississippi flood waters to west is proposed

Posted Tue, 02 Aug 2011 18:29:00 GMT by Michael Clark

Technology to improve military aircraft environmental performance

Posted Tue, 01 Mar 2011 13:09:00 GMT by John Dean

Climate tax on meat and milk could help reduce Europe's carbon footprint

Posted Fri, 28 Jan 2011 10:14:00 GMT by David Hewitt

Trash gets trendy

Posted Wed, 26 Jan 2011 09:31:00 GMT by Rachel England

Order placed for 'green' aero engine

Posted Wed, 15 Dec 2010 14:00:00 GMT by John Dean

Men arrested on suspicion of illegally exporting tyres

Posted Wed, 26 Jan 2011 08:32:00 GMT by Rachel England

Buying local produce can cause more emissions that importing food

Posted Wed, 09 Mar 2011 14:42:00 GMT by Kieran Ball

WindMade of change in new business certification

Posted Wed, 15 Jun 2011 15:27:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts

Pratt & Whitney pleased with PurePower PW1524G engine tests

Posted Sat, 26 Feb 2011 20:02:01 GMT by John Dean

New vehicle charging standard will juice up electric car market say manufacturers

Posted Wed, 12 Oct 2011 14:56:00 GMT by Colin Ricketts