Energy

4 Renewable Energy Startups to Watch in 2017

By | May 1, 2017 at 5:50 pm

Businesses are often wrongly generalized as commercial organizations that only seek profits. But in this new age of entrepreneurism, startups are rising not only for financial gain, but also for the betterment of the less fortunate and the planet as a whole. Aside from…

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5 Reasons Companies Should Turn Their Waste Into Profits

By | Mar 8, 2017 at 9:15 am

Every time a food or beverage is produced and every time a personal care product is manufactured, a tremendous amount of waste is inevitably generated. Many byproducts (or what we as consumers call “waste”) of production processes simply cannot be economically utilized — fibers,…

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How Technology Influences the Future of Energy Management

By | Feb 17, 2017 at 12:50 pm

By 2018, 70 percent of utilities are predicted to launch major digital transformations in response to the challenges faced in their current business model. For utilities, vendors, and regulators, the challenge is not just to examine and optimize existing processes, but also finding entirely new ways…

Energy

What Does 2017 Hold for the Future of Green Tech?

By | Feb 9, 2017 at 9:15 am

There are many emerging technologies that aim to improve the status of renewable energy, sustainability and efficiency in the world. They’re the main focus of all people who look forward to tech that doesn’t harm the environment and helps us preserve this beautiful planet. These…

Energy

How to Save Energy With Proper Management of Quality Products

By | Feb 2, 2017 at 7:00 pm

In a global economy with volatile fuel prices and environmental concerns, most consumers and founders alike are taking steps to lower their consumption of energy. The most common ways they do so are with their vehicles and their homes or offices. The vehicle solution…

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4 Easy Ways to Start Going Green as a Company

By | Feb 1, 2017 at 7:00 pm

Going green can start at home, but it doesn’t have to stay there. There are several different ways to make your office energy efficient. The benefits of being environmentally friendly are copious, between cutting costs and making life easier for employees. Depending on how you decide to…

Energy

3 Ways Scientists Are Trying to Save Climate Change Data

By | Jan 23, 2017 at 12:50 pm

If you haven’t heard, the White House website was scrubbed of nearly every reference to climate change on Inauguration Day. However, you probably have heard because the move spurred a social media blood bath the likes of which we haven’t seen since Kim Kardashian…

Energy

Bill Gates’ $1 Billion Energy Fund Better Save the World

By | Dec 13, 2016 at 2:20 pm

It was announced yesterday that Bill Gates is launching a $1 billion energy fund in hopes of investing in new tech to solve the climate change problem. The aptly named Breakthrough Energy Fund will seek to support startups and companies that are experimenting with…

Energy

6 Amazing Ways Eco-Tech Is Reinventing the World Around Us

By | Dec 11, 2016 at 12:45 pm

Ecotech is growing into a large industry. In 2015, VCs have invested over $58.8 billion in US-based eco-tech startups. In fact, eco-friendly startups have begun to gain traction on a global scale and introduce new technologies for improving the world we live in. The…

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10 Seattle Startups That Are Preserving Mother Earth

By | Nov 15, 2016 at 4:30 pm

With carbon dioxide at its highest levels in 650,000 years, global temperature up 1.7 degrees, and the Arctic ice minimum decreasing at 13.3 percent per decade according to NASA, it’s important to do your part and help stop future damage to planet Earth. At Seattle Startup Week…

Energy

5 Ways to Save Money by Cutting Back on Utilities

By | Sep 8, 2016 at 7:00 pm

When it comes to saving money, businesses often think about costly services employee salaries, and product price points. Unfortunately, cutting down on any of those could easily derail your company. Fortunately, there’s an easier opportunity you may be missing and it comes in the form…

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Missouri Will Test First Solar Road on Route 66

By | Jun 27, 2016 at 4:09 pm

The success of a crowd-funding campaign rarely dictates the longevity of a startup. While thousands of people gift capital before a business has even launched, it can be difficult to capitalize on the momentum. Fortunately, many companies are able to turn these generous donations into…

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The Ever-Changing Environmental Role of Technology

By | May 17, 2016 at 8:00 pm

Tech entrepreneurs have been widely responsible for creating some of the best and worst technology from an eco-friendly perspective. Fortunately, many tech companies are now much more sensitive to the needs of the environment, and many cater to a green audience. As a result,…

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10 Green Startups to Celebrate Earth Day

By | Apr 22, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Earth Day comes around once a year. And while this day is meant to be a 24-hour celebration of the many ways people protect the environment, a lot of startups spend the entire year being green. With these green startups innovating technology – doing everything…