Designed by Dutch company Springtime, the cart uses two solar panels to keep the contents from melting.
As the global warming debate rages, Heather Clancy chronicles the smart grid, electric vehicles, alternative energy, green IT and other developments shaping the green technology movement.
Heather Clancy is an award-winning business journalist specializing in transformative technology and innovation. Her articles have appeared in Entrepreneur, Fortune Small Business, The International Herald Tribune and The New York Times. In a past corporate life, Heather was editor of Computer Reseller News. She started her journalism life as a business writer with United Press International in New York. She holds a B.A. in English literature from McGill University in Montreal, Quebec, and has a thing for Lewis Carroll.
The alliance will create a single organization focused on promoting energy efficiency best practices across the entire infrastructure -- from data centers to desktops.
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The high-tech giant's about-face on EPEAT could mean future modifications for the green technology certification program. And that's a good thing.
Changes to the nonprofit's clean cloud roadmap reflect the company's renewable energy commitments, but Apple doesn't yet get an "A" for effort.
The move makes it tougher for government agencies and businesses using EPEAT as a procurement tool to buy Apple products. But does it really matter in the face of the BYOD movement?
New data shows projects teaming renewable energy systems with advanced batteries are on the rise.
A new paper published in Nature Scientific Reports suggests that in the future, rechargeable Lithium-ion technology could take on many different shapes.
CA ecoGovernance 3.0 includes enhanced analytics related to weather data, as well as templates for supply chain and building assessments.
Conservation programs helped technology services giant save about 7.4 percent of annual power consumption for fiscal year 2011.
The tipping point for plug-in sales isn't like to come until 2017, with Pike Research predicting annual shipments of 1 million for that year.
If you have a lot of old keyboards, mice and Web cameras lying around, they could find a new purpose with the tech recycling innovator.
Low failure rates and high energy efficiency are the two main benefits touted in report produced by The Climate Group.
Occupancy data collected by Redwood's lighting management platform can now be used in broader space utilization or energy-reduction applications.
In its official blog, the cloud service giant says it could reduce power consumption associated with running productivity apps by between 65 percent and 85 percent.