MyMeter Behavioral Program Savings Approved by the State of Minnesota

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Accelerated Innovations’ program verifies significant energy savings reductions through behavior change

St. Paul, Minn. — Accelerated Innovations (AI) announced today that the Minnesota Department of Commerce, Division of Energy Resources determined the MyMeter program demonstrated significant energy savings reductions resulting from behavioral changes made by residential customers as a result of…

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Let’s Talk: Plug-In Electric Vehicles and Energy Companies Are About to Start Communicating via the Cloud

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Bottom Line: Ford is helping make Vehicle To Grid technology in plug-in electric cars much more of a reality. They are collaborating 7 automakers and 15 U.S. utilities to develop the technology.

This new software-based technology would let plug-in electric vehicles from all participating automakers communicate with the power companies, managing vehicle charging to help keep the electric grid in…

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Doing it tough in a @teslamotors #ModelS close to 1k miles I’m less than a week.

Doing it tough in a @teslamotors #ModelS close to 1k miles I’m less than a week.

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Love this steering wheel @teslamotors I WANT THIS ELECTRIC CAR! #buildyourownelectricvehicle

Love this steering wheel @teslamotors I WANT THIS ELECTRIC CAR! #buildyourownelectricvehicle

Charging the @teslamotors #ModelS on the Merritt parkway at a fast charger. So easy @lohud

Charging the @teslamotors #ModelS on the Merritt parkway at a fast charger. So easy @lohud

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Thank you @teslamotors for the #ModelS to test drive till Thursday. A real real amazing ride folks.

Thank you @teslamotors for the #ModelS to test drive till Thursday. A real real amazing ride folks.

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Huge Rescue Mission Launched in Peru to Save Suffering Circus Animals

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ADI calls for circus lion who attacked teacher to be handed to authorities.

AUGUST 18, 2014 – Animal Defenders International (ADI) is embarking on an important collaboration with Peru’s authorities including SERFOR (wildlife and environment), ATFFS (enforcement), and the Police.

ADI are providing complete logistical support for the Peruvian authorities as they enforce rules to eliminate the…

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SUN LIGHT & POWER CEMENTS PARTNERSHIP WITH SOLED BENEFIT CORPORATION

SUN LIGHT & POWER CEMENTS PARTNERSHIP WITH SOLED BENEFIT CORPORATION

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Investment in San Rafael-based solar electric finance specialist unites two California Benefit Corporations to provide low-cost clean energy for schools, municipalities and public service organizations

As I receive green business news across the wires, it is an amazing thing to see an older, more reliable company not just succeed but get better. Here is such a story. A great solar company that…

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You Need To Stop Doing These Eco Un-friendly Habits

You Need To Stop Doing These Eco Un-friendly Habits

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A lot of people are now making conscious efforts to become more environment friendly. In fact, green living is said to be one of the most far-reaching environmental trends there is today. People are now eating organic food from the farmer’s market, bringing eco-bags to shopping malls, making use of natural light whenever possible, etc. However, while all of these efforts do help in the…

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The One-Of-A-Kind Oregon Festival That Is Friendly to the Environment and Music Lovers Alike

The One-Of-A-Kind Oregon Festival That Is Friendly to the Environment and Music Lovers Alike

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Klean Kanteen provided free filtered water — along with reusable stainless steel cups, for $6 — at the Pickathon Music Festival, held each year in Happy Valley. Winston Ross

by Winston Ross (including all photos) on August 15, 2014
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Jam out to great indie bands and eat delicious artisan food, but don’t expect to quench your thirst from a plastic water bottle or toss your empty…

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Test drove the @VW Beetle diesel 2014.

Test drove the @VW Beetle diesel 2014.

ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus fast-charging

ABB and Volvo form global partnership for electric and hybrid bus fast-charging

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Global agreement combines Volvo electric and electric hybrid buses with ABB fast-charging solutions, paving the way for rapid deployment of urban e-mobility

Zurich, Switzerland – July 21, 2014 – ABB, the leading power and automation group, announced today a partnership with Volvo Buses, one of the world’s leading bus manufacturers, to co-develop and commercialize electric and hybrid buses with…

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