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Portland General Electric says the Salem Smart Power Center will allow the company to figure out how to efficiently take advantage of more renewable energy.
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Tim Cook brings former Environmental Protection Agency head Lisa Jackson on board to green up Apple; Greenpeace, for one, likes the idea.
Nest is secretive about its future plans—but the company isn’t shy about being in constant learning mode.
Elon Musk and David Sacks quit the Zuckerberg-founded FWD.us lobbying group after pro-pipeline and pro-drilling ads raise a ruckus.
The national MyEnergi Lifestyle Retrofit contest could be your ticket to much lower utility bills and a tiny carbon footprint.