In the event of a natural disaster, could solar powered solutions be used to help save the day, and even lives? That was the premise posed to high school students participating in the first-ever Clean Tech Competition student challenge. The… Read More
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The race is on for 15 teams competing in this year’s MIT Clean Energy Prize. Now in its fifth year, the competition helps launch clean companies, in no small part due to the generous purse that is provided to the… Read More
There’s more green on the horizon for startup companies accepted into an IT-focused, San Francisco accelerator program. And by green, we mean cash. Greenstart, the startup accelerator that funds and mentors cleantech companies focused on information technology has announced an… Read More
How’s the U.S. doing when it comes to nurturing clean technology start-ups? Not too shabby at all, according to Coming Clean: The Global Cleantech Innovation Index 2012, a new report from the World Wildlife Federation (WWF), which ranked the U.S.… Read More
What started as a California-centric business competition with a few dozen entries has grown to become a nationwide cleantech event. Of course, we are talking about the Cleantech Open Accelerator and Competition. Founded in 2006 by a group of entrepreneurs… Read More
The recently concluded U.S. Department of Energy ARPA-E Energy Innovation Summit, of which EarthTechling was a media partner, brought together some of the best and brightest minds over the course of several days to discuss cleantech innovations. The summit is… Read More
“It takes time for an innovation to grow in scale.” These words come from Dr. Arun Majumdar, head of the U.S. Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy, otherwise known as ARPA-E. This agency, which held this week… Read More