Alternative Energy

Driving the Transportation Energy Revolution

BMW Hydrogen 7

In August 2014 “the Energy Department announced more than $55 million for 31 new projects to accelerate research and development of critical vehicle technologies that will improve fuel efficiency and reduce costs,” according to energy.gov. The new support and effort to find more energy efficient ways to fuel vehicles has not-so-alternatively fueled the alternate energy and conservation movement that has ...

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Alternative Ways to Charge Your Cell Phone

Alternative Ways to Charge

Rather than plugging into an outlet or a computer USB port, there are new and emerging charging technologies that make it faster and easier than ever to get life back into your phone. This is good news for anyone who depends on their phone day and night. Wireless charging technology is the future goal for developers. Here are some alternative ...

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Clean Technology Outlook Bright for 2015 on the Back of a Record-breaking Green Investment Year

Clean Technology Outlook

Imagine going through a week of nothing but cloudy, foggy days, only to finally “strike gold” with a bright and sunny one. That’s the journey the clean technology industry has taken over the past several years worldwide, with 2014 being a “golden” year in the field. The market witnessed its most robust investment performance in several years last year, paving ...

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How Technology Has Improved Fuel Efficiency

Green Technology

It seems that from the time the first automobiles rolled off the assembly lines, gas mileage has been a concern for those making the vehicles as well as those sitting behind the wheel. However, as technology has advanced over the years, many changes have come to automobiles and their ability to increase fuel efficiency while also having less and less ...

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4 Green Technologies You Probably Haven’t Heard Of

Vertical Farming

By now, there are several environmentally friendly technologies that have taken the world by storm and are now a part of the cultural lexicon. We all know about hybrid cars (and now electric), energy-efficient light bulbs and even solar-powered cell phone chargers. These are the kinds of things that are a part of our everyday lives. But what’s most exciting ...

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Green Technology to Make Energy Work

Green Technology

Making the world greener is not a solo act—it requires a collaborative effort, one that will set the stage for Mother Earth to remain vibrant for years and decades to come. That’s why 500 people representing three countries and 20 different states recently gathered in North Carolina to discuss sustainable energy—including U.S. Green Technology’s very own president, John Courtney.

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5 Smart Changes You Can Make For an Energy Efficient Home

Home Heating, Programmable thermostat

Ever heard the phrase “nickel and diming yourself”? It doesn’t just apply to your money-spending habits. Your energy-spending habits can nickel and dime you out of a cheaper energy bill and a smarter home. But by making a few simple changes and investing in a few bigger changes, you can have a smarter home and enjoy a greener lifestyle. Here ...

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