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Interview with Andreas Schierenbeck, President, Building Technologies, Siemens

Interview with Andreas Schierenbeck, President, Building Technologies, Siemens

Posted on 11. Oct, 2010 by .

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As President of the Building Technologies Division of Siemens Industry and an expert in sustainable technologies, Andreas Schierenbeck, discussed the role technology plays in sustainable urban development—now and into the […]

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The Cutting Edge of the Future of Automobiles

The Cutting Edge of the Future of Automobiles

Posted on 24. Sep, 2010 by .

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The three innovators who took home the coveted automotive X Prize—$10 million split between the three of them—proved that it is possible for cars to get 100 MPG/MPG-equivalent. All three […]

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Panel: Back to the Future of Mobility and Transportation

Posted on 24. Sep, 2010 by .

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Mobility has been a hot topic at this year’s OG. Chris Paine, writer and director of Who Killed the Electric Car? (and the to-be-released Revenge of the Electric Car), moderated […]

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Green Tech: Government Can Fuel Venture Capital

Green Tech: Government Can Fuel Venture Capital

Posted on 23. Sep, 2010 by .

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Panelists from this afternoon’s green tech panel agreed that government action was necessary to ensure the continued investment from the private sector in the cleantech industry. “It doesn’t happen without […]

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Politics Puts Solar Feed-in Tariff in the Shade

Politics Puts Solar Feed-in Tariff in the Shade

Posted on 09. Apr, 2010 by .

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The Los Angeles Business Council (LABC) could not have chosen a worse time to introduce a feasibility study (PDF) of a solar feed-in tariff for Los Angeles. The study, a joint project […]

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Green Patents Jump to the Front of the Line Under New Government Program

Green Patents Jump to the Front of the Line Under New Government Program

Posted on 14. Dec, 2009 by .

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The United States Patents and Trademark Office (USPTO) announced this week that pending patent applications for certain “green” technologies will get an accelerated examination by the Office, with the goal […]

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Chevy Volt: Where’s My Test Drive?

Chevy Volt: Where’s My Test Drive?

Posted on 06. Dec, 2009 by .

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I would like to announce a major scandal surrounding the highly anticipated Chevrolet Volt “extended range” electric car: there is only one car available for test drives. This blogger showed […]

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Opportunity Green attends launch of CleanTech Los Angeles

Opportunity Green attends launch of CleanTech Los Angeles

Posted on 15. Apr, 2009 by .

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Esteemed figures in the academic community and Los Angeles government converged this morning to announce the launch of CleanTech Los Angeles.  This unique partnership aims to introduce Los Angeles into […]

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