Starbucks and Staples are among six major US companies that are the latest to join President Barack Obama’s Better Building Challenge.
SolarCity and US Bancorp have announced a $250 million fund for residential and commercial solar projects.
New technologies could transform the global energy system, reducing carbon emissions, increasing energy security and generating a huge investment return, says the International Energy Agency.
The US Department of Energy has announced funding of $7 million for three innovative lighting projects as part of the Obama Administration’s ‘all of the above’ energy strategy.
Despite worldwide economic woes, global investment in renewable power and fuels rose 17% last year to reach a record level of $257 billion, according to a new report.
The world’s cities have significant opportunities for green growth but need funding to make the most of them, according to the Carbon Disclosure Project.
US financial services company Wells Fargo is launching an effort to award some $100 million to universities and non-profit organisations to invest in clean technologies by 2020.
Chicago's mayor Rahm Emanuel and US Energy Secretary Steven Chu yesterday announced that the city is joining President Barack Obama's better buildings challenge.
An ‘electric highway’ for electric vehicles, which will one day span the length of the US west coast, has moved a step closer with ten new charging points on major routes near the Canadian border.