cleantech Archive

18 Jan 2015

The Oscars of Cleantech Is Nigh

Offering $ 4 million in prize money, the Zayed Future Energy Prize* is the largest renewable energy and sustainability prize in the world. I call it the “Oscars of Cleantech.” And I’m probably not the first to
4 Jan 2015

Cleantech Trends of 2014 & 2015

We’ve already published several great articles on the 2014 highlights of wind power, cleantech investment, solar in India, Australia’s cleantech and climate action (or, rather, backtracking on these matters), and new electric cars. However, an overall cleantech
18 Nov 2014

Greener Truck Exhaust System Takes Top Global Cleantech Honors

The Global Cleantech Open in San Francisco did not disappoint. Dozens of demos, investor and alumni company greetings, and speeches ran up to the main event of the big 501(c)(3) organization that catalyzes global cleantech innovations. As
2 Nov 2014

Black Pine Woven Wheel Turbocompressor Wins Cleantech Open Prize For Noncondensable Gas Removal (VIDEO)

This post is part of an exclusive CleanTechnica series on the Cleantech Open Midwest winners. At least three cleantech competitions have tagged Black Pine Woven Wheel accelerated technology as an energy-efficient turbocompressor that promises to be useful in
24 Oct 2014

European Cleantech Innovation Is Picking Up The Pace

Energy Post. The pace of innovation in the European energy sector is stepping up. “Energy is no longer seen as a commodity that simply needs to be there. It is perceived as a challenge for which solutions
14 Oct 2014

Denmark & New York City Fight Climate Change Through Cleantech Partnership

By Mark Watts, Executive Director of C40 In September, all eyes were on New York City, which hosted the UN Secretary General’s Climate Summit. As part of Climate Week NYC, the summit provided space for several major
3 Oct 2014

Cleantech Global Showcase Coming Up (Discount Code)

The Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) will be hosting its second annual cleantech Global Showcase (GloSho’14) on October 6-7, 2014 at the historic Los Angeles Theatre Center in Downtown LA. Last year’s inaugural event attracted over 400 participants from
17 Sep 2014

Turning Point: In 2014, Politicians Compete For Who Supports Cleantech More

There’s no getting around the fact that clean energy took a popularity hit, particularly among Republicans, with the fossil lobby’s 2011 subterfuge: the phony Solyndra non-”scandal.” We can now say with confidence that there was never any
15 Aug 2014

What You Need to Know to Enter China’s Cleantech Market

China has attracted much attention in recent years from Western industries looking to expand to the Far East. With rapid industrial and economic growth, the country is on a path to becoming an international powerhouse. Yet despite
30 Jul 2014

Where are they now: Global Cleantech 100 Edition

In this edition of ‘Where are they now?’ we tackle alums of our annual Global Cleantech 100 list. It will be just as much fun as the child stars edition, without the horrible haircuts. Where are the