28 Nov '13, 5pm

Google Wants Green: #GBM

Green Tech Says No Brown Power By Christina Birchfield | 11/21/2013 All of these cell phones and tablets we now consider essential, require enormous energy-using data centers. Now Google and its tech colleagues (and rivals) are asking their electricity providers to give them green energy. Last week, tech giants gathered in San Francisco to attend Greenpeace’s Greening the Internet Forum . Officials from tech companies such as Google, Facebook, Rackspace, and Box gathered to discuss their shared goal of clean, green power. “The wonderful thing about power purchase agreements for clean energy is that they are at a fixed price, unlike brown power costs, which are going up,” said Gary Demasi, Google Director of Global Infrastructure. Facebook’s Iowa data center will be powered by 100 percent new wind energy in collaboration with the utility, MidAmerican. Google is already work...

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The Essence of Industrial Chic: #GBM

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Space Affects Experience: #GBM

greenbuildermag.com 04 Dec '13, 3pm

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businessgreen.com 28 Nov '13, 10am

Fresh from his latest 'greed is good' paean to Margaret Thatcher and Gordon Gekko, Mayor Boris Johnson will today launch a...

Earth Dreamer

Earth Dreamer

greenbuildermag.com 06 Dec '13, 8pm

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Chipotle Green Restaurant Uses On-site Wind Power via @sharethis

Chipotle Green Restaurant Uses On-site Wind Pow...

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businessgreen.com 27 Nov '13, 11am

A huge solar array planned for Staten Island is expected to increase New York City's renewable energy capacity by 50 per c...

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ukgbc.org 28 Nov '13, 8am

UK-GBC responds to planned changes to “green levies” on energy bills Date released: 28 Nov 2013 The UK Green Building Coun...

Green building without the 'green premium'

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usgbc.org 25 Nov '13, 10pm

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buildinggreen.com 28 Nov '13, 2pm

A disgruntled technical committee member suggests the new Green Globes tool has not gone through the consensus process, a ...

Rental Homes Become Securitized #GBM

greenbuildermag.com 07 Dec '13, 8pm

Rental Homes Become Securitized By Christina Birchfield | 12/5/2013 Giant investment companies are packaging rental homes ...

Greenbuild 2013: Three signs green building is on the rise

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greenbiz.com 25 Nov '13, 9pm

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Green gift guide 2013: the goods

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