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Scientific Conservation scores $15.7 million in funding

Green tech meets IT as a start-up offering SaaS for energy consumption forecasting receives a big funding round.

By Jan. 19, 2011


PC power conservation: It's not just for notebooks anymore

Any Windows system can be set to use only as much energy as required to get the job done.

By Mar. 18, 2008


Conservation groups say eBay should ban trophy hunt sales

eBay rejects request to ban sales of trophy hunts from conservation groups who argue that it puts leopards, bears, wolves, and other big predators at risk.

By May. 1, 2009


Google Maps charts the frozen home of the polar bear

Thanks to a Street View camera bolted to a specially designed "tundra buggy," Google Maps shows a bear's-eye view of Churchill, Manitoba, nestled within one of the world's largest polar bear populations.

By Feb. 27, 2014


Google Barge must find a new home, agency says

A California agency says Google doesn't have permission to construct its floating showroom at Treasure Island and must move to an approved location.

By Feb. 3, 2014


GM's Lansing, Mich., plant meets Energy Star standards

General Motors' Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant has received an Energy Star certification for energy efficiency.

By Dec. 6, 2011


Google Maps cruises the rapids of the Colorado River

The Street View trekker sets sail down the country's most endangered river, taking in views of the Grand Canyon, Nankoweap Granaries, the Redwall Cavern, and much more.

By Mar. 13, 2014


Google guessing game: What's atop the mystery barge?

Tell CNET what you think the odd-looking structure atop the barge might be? A Google Glass store? A floating data center? Or something more nefarious?

By Oct. 31, 2013


Google Barge arriving in Stockton this morning

The floating showroom leaves its original home alongside Treasure Island in the San Francisco Bay and heads to the Port of Stockton, where Google is said to have signed a six-month lease.

By Mar. 6, 2014