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FloDesign speeds quest for midsize wind turbine

With a $34.5 million round, famed VC firm Kleiner Perkins boosts its investment in the novel wind turbine maker, which uses a design inspired by jet engines.

By January 19, 2010


Tech coalition: You need real-time energy data

Google, GE, and others push governments at Cop15 climate talks to give consumers better tools to promote energy efficiency and enable the smart grid.

By December 15, 2009


Economy center stage in green tech at year's end

2009 ends with governments promoting clean-energy innovation for environmental reasons and for national economic competitiveness. Take a look back on the year.

By December 18, 2009


Rage Against the X Factor and AT&T: The rise of one-click protest

As US iPhone users rally to bring down the AT&T data network and UK music lovers rage against the X Factor, we take a look at chartbombing, polljacking and the rise of 'one-click protest'

By December 16, 2009


Patent Office puts green tech on fast track

The U.S. agency will accelerate review of green technology patent requests in an effort to perk up economic development in the nascent industry.

By December 8, 2009


Pedal-powered Christmas tree lights Copenhagen

With international climate change talks a week away, the host city takes its tannenbaum off-grid with a rack of bicycles powering LED lights.

By November 30, 2009


Lack of global climate deal won't crush green tech

No matter what happens in Copenhagen next month, green-tech companies say industry and national governments will drive investment in the near term, an analysis shows.

By November 5, 2009