Tag archives for energy efficiency
Opower claims its energy-efficiency software has saved consumers over $1 billion in electricity costs. On Monday, cloud-applications company Oracle announced that it would buy Opower for $532 million.
Signed by Gov. Jerry Brown during a ceremony this week, Senate Bill 350 mandates that California produce 50% of its electricity from renewables by 2030.
PepsiCo’s recent claim that since 2010, it has reaped $375 million in savings due to its sustainability initiatives, is encouraging news.
Union of Concerned Scientists estimates our addiction to home delivery burns about 70 gallons of fuel annually per person.
Low-consumption buildings, revamp of the regional economy, and environmental benefits: all thanks to wood. A review on European projects on energy efficiency carried out by Slovenia.
California will expand its cap-and-trade program in early 2015 by mandating refineries participate in the program. Is this a step forward for the state?
A recently released study suggests stronger power plant standards to cut carbon emissions could save lives and offer significant health benefits.
With the World Cup approaching, an impending crisis could nudge Brazil in a more sustainable direction--specifically towards energy efficiency.
Last week UPS released its annual CSR and sustainability report, which revealed the company reduced aviation emissions while increasing shipping volume.
This morning General Motors (GM) released its 2012 Sustainability Report, which covers electrification, waste and energy efficiency.
The annual “Plan A” update from Marks & Spencer outlines what the company has done to mitigate its impact on society and on the environment.
Waste heat recovery systems have emerged as an effective way for increasing energy efficiency at factories where refrigeration is crucial.