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A Motorola lawsuit primer (infographic)

Google will acquire plenty of intellectual property with its planned acquisition of the handset maker. It also gets plenty more work for the legal department.

By August 16, 2011


Apple, Nokia, others targeted in camera patent suit

A new lawsuit sets its sights on mobile-phone makers for allegedly infringing five patents held by two different companies.

By March 21, 2011


Green news harvest: First Solar's blow-out quarter, Imperium layoffs

An update on EEstor, kind of; U.S. renewable energy policy still stalled; GE moves deeper into Spain with acquisition; questions about ethanol's impact on air quality; a look at politicking behind the Pickens Plan; Mass. signs a low-carbon fuel standard.

By July 31, 2008


Biodiesel maker Imperium Renewables slims down workforce

After delaying its IPO and losing its CEO, the company reduces staff to navigate short-term challenges.

By January 11, 2008


Imperium Renewables delays IPO plans

Weeks after losing its CEO, the biodiesel maker withdraws plans for its public offering.

By January 3, 2008


GreenFuel Tech opens algae-growing greenhouse

In a $92 million, multi-year deal, GreenFuel Technologies signs on for project to grown algae aided by carbon dioxide pollution from cement factory in Spain.

By October 20, 2008


Green news harvest: Carbon-footprint math, utility-scale solar

The limits of "green IT," the math behind carbon footprints, off-shore wind may come to New Jersey, credit crunch hitting both homeowners and clean-tech companies, Imperium's biodiesel woes, and free piston engines for hybrid cars?

By October 6, 2008


Green news harvest: Bill Clinton's energy manifesto, Tesla's CTO

Home heating oil hell; continued worries about the power grid; T. Boone Pickens expands his natural gas empire; Southern California Edison buys 900 megawatts of wind; a preview of Tom Friedman's book on clean tech; the clean-tech start-up death watch.

By August 19, 2008


Green news harvest: 500-mile fuel cell car, Linux gets 'green flag'

Checking in on stealthy solar start-up Stion, biodiesel woes, water recycling in Israel, microbes for energy production, and the ethanol from beer waste.

By June 10, 2008


Biodiesel plants idled by rising soybean prices

The burgeoning biofuels industry continues to have growing pains with the cost of soybean oil more than doubling in the past year, squeezing producers.

By April 28, 2008