Energy Efficiency

Panasonic Announces Investment In EcoNavi Green Technology

Image via Google Images Panasonic, the Japanese multinational consumer electronics corporation headquartered in Kadoma, Osaka, Japan, plans to raise the bar on consumer electronics by investing in the latest green technology innovations. Already the largest Japanese electronics producer with revenues exceeding $79 billion USD (2010), ranked in 6th place out of 18 in Greenpeace’s Guide to Greener Electronics, and globally ...

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Toyota Friend Social Network Available In Toyota Hybrid Cars

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Salesforce.com, the enterprise cloud computing company headquartered in San Francisco, CA that distributes business software on a subscription basis, announced this morning that it will partner with Toyota to build a private social network. Given the name Toyota Friend, the social network, will be developed on Salesforce Chatter. Designed to be the Facebook for the enterprise, Chatter is a collaboration ...

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Internet-based XCI Cloud Sprinkler Watches Weather For You

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Los Angeles, CA-based green technology firm Cyber-Rain might have the coolest new green technology innovation for lawn care since the first lawn mower was invented by Edwin Budding in 1827. Cyber-Rain, an emerging green technology leader in providing groundbreaking smart sprinkler controller systems, has developed an easy-to-use Internet-based smart sprinkler controller system that reduces landscape water usage by 30-70%. Automatically ...

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Khosla Ventures To Raise $1 Billion For Green Technology Fund

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

Vinod Khosla, the Indian-born American venture capitalist and an influential personality in Silicon Valley, is looking to raise $1.05 billion USD for his firm Khosla Ventures according to a filing submitted today. Started in 2004, Mr. Khosla’s Menlo Park, CA-based firm focuses on venture investments in various technology sectors, particularly in clean technology. The funds Khosla Ventures already manages, Khosla ...

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Bureau of Labor Statistics Publishes Green Jobs Guide

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For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect wind job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! As another school year comes to a close and both high school and college students look for careers with long-term growth, a new career handbook called “The Occupational Outlook Handbook” has just been released ...

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President Obama Visits Indianapolis To Promote Clean Energy

U.S. Green Technology | Where Main Street Meets Green Street

After honoring the victims of September 11th and their families and sharing a huge U.S. victory on the War on Terror with the people of New York City on Thursday, President Obama moved on Friday to speak to an audience from a green technology hybrid vehicle transmission company in Indianapolis, Indiana. With countries such as China, Germany, Brazil and India ...

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Booming Green Economy Leads To Environmental Jobs in Canada

For help with writing your resume, networking with employers, and finding your perfect green job, visit the CareerBuilder Resource Center at U.S. Green Technology right away! It is easier being greener according to ECO Canada, a Calgary-based human resources business which focuses on supporting Canada’s environmental jobs industry. To address the growing demand for environmental jobs in Canada, ECO Canada ...

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