Alternative Energy

Developing World Needs $1.35 Trillion For Green Technologies

Green Technology, Jobs, Green Technologies

According to the United Nations (UN) annual survey released July 5, 2011, the world needs US$1.9 trillion in green technologies investments a year with over half of that sum necessary for developing countries. “Over the next 40 years, US$1.9 trillion per year will be needed for incremental investments in green technologies,” said the UN Economic and Social Affairs body said ...

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Chicago To Get Money From U.S. DOL For Green Jobs Training

For assistance with your green jobs search, check out the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology. There you can get help crafting your resume, tailoring your job hunt, and connecting with employers who will share your values and appreciate your skills. Boston, MA-based Jobs for the Future (JFF), a leading nonprofit education and workforce development organization, announced June 28, ...

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ViewSonic And Microsoft Bring Green Technology To Classrooms

Green Technology, ViewSonic, Microsoft

Walnut, CA-based ViewSonic Corp., a leading global manufacturer and provider of visual technology, announced June 28, 2011 a partnership with Microsoft, to deliver educators a cost-effective scalable system for powering up to 10 full user stations with monitors using just one host PC. Called the ViewSonic MultiClient, the green technology solution which operates on Microsoft software enables multiple users to ...

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Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Files New Green Technology Patent

Green Technology, Clean Wind Energy, Jobs

Annapolis, MD-based Clean Wind Energy Tower, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Clean Wind Energy, Inc., announced June 20, 2011 that the manufacturer of Downdraft Towers has filed with the United States Patent & Trademark Office “A Petition to Make Special Under the Accelerated Examination Program,” a patent application titled “Active/Adaptive Building Structural Components.” The application from Clean Wind Energy ...

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Facebook Selects Global Power Supply for Key Green Technology

Facebook, Green Technology, Global Power Supply

Global Power Supply, a leading supplier of equipment and technical solutions for critical project management and logistics, was recently selected by Facebook, one of the most widely used websites in the world, to meet the critical power needs of Facebook’s new data center in Prineville, Oregon. Facebook began the construction of this new data center with the aim of creating ...

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NJR Clean Energy Ventures Invests In 4.7 Megawatt Solar Project

Clean Energy, Green Technology, Jobs

NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources, announced June 21, 2011 that it will invest up to $23.7 million to develop, own and operate a 4.7 megawatt, ground-mount solar system in Vineland, NJ. Once complete, the solar installation will provide electricity to the wholesale market through the Vineland Municipal Electric Utility (VMEU). “Our latest commercial solar ...

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Clean Energy Jobs Moving To The Alamo City With Help From CPS

Clean Energy, Jobs, Green Technology

San Antonio’s Mayor, Julián Castro, announced June 20, 2011 at the University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA) Downtown campus that agreements with five clean technology businesses will create approximately 230 technical and professional clean energy jobs in The Alamo City within the next couple years. The agreements, which include funding for education initiatives as well as expanded UTSA partnerships, ...

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