Futurist Update: Evolving the Ability to Evolve

December 2013 • Volume 14, No. 12 In this issue: ·        Evolving the Ability to Evolve ·        The Data-Driven Car ·        Self-Healing Electrodes Could Enable Super-Long-Lasting Electric Batteries ·        What’s Hot in THE FUTURIST Magazine Evolving the Ability to Evolve Some traits tend to evolve more than others, but can organisms evolve evolvabilityitself? A recent …

greentech solar: New California Net Metering Study Appears to Be DOA

  LATEST NEWS: New California Net Metering Study Appears to Be DOA  Herman K. Trabish – September 30, 2013 E3’s research uses soon-to-change design assumptions and antiquated data. Innovation in Customer Acquisition Will Save US Residential Solar $619M by 2017  Mike Munsell – September 30, 2013 New report outlines the …

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News New camouflage coating fabricated from squid protein

ScienceDaily: Top Environment News   New camouflage coating fabricated from squid protein Posted: 09 Sep 2013 02:22 PM PDT What can the US military learn from a common squid? A lot about how to hide from enemies, according to researchers. Butterfly wings inspire new technologies: From fabrics and cosmetics to …

Clean Technica: Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP

Top cleantech news of the day fromCleanTechnica, the world’s #1 cleantech or clean energy website: Top Wind Power Countries Per GDP (CleanTechnica Exclusive) Top Wind Power Countries Per Capita (CleanTechnica Exclusive) Most Solar-Friendly States — 2013 State Solar Policy Rankings (Infographic)   The 3% Solution Could Save US Businesses $780 …

Japanese Solar Manufacturers Get Their Groove Back : AltEnergyStocks.com

  Japanese Solar Manufacturers Get Their Groove Back : AltEnergyStocks.com   Japanese Solar Manufacturers Get Their Groove Back Posted: 18 Jun 2013 06:47 AM PDT Junko Movellan The Skies are Brightening as Manufacturers Resume Spending to Improve Efficiency Almost one decade ago, Japanese PV makers dominated global PV production — …

Alternative Energy: Wind Farm Energy Innovation in the UK

Alternative Energy Wind Farm Energy Innovation in the UK Forecast: Cost Of PV Panels To Drop To $0.36/Watt By 2017 Wind industry declares it’s had enough of anti-wind nonsense Lifesaving Solar Power For Army’s “Firefly” Sniper Detection System Germany Opens Another Hybrid Wind Power Plant MIT’s Mapdwell Project Tracks Sustainable …

Alternative Energy: Siemens Installing America’s First Regenerative Energy Storage Unit

Alternative Energy Siemens Installing America’s First Regenerative Energy Storage Unit Japanese Solar Energy Industry Soaring Minneapolis Climate Change Grant Turns Up The Heat For Local Food Service Energy Efficiency Efforts Alternative Energy Mutual Funds And ETFs Show Solid Gains Changes to Ontario’s green energy strategy make a whole lot of …

Solar Apps Improving Process, Customer Engagement | The Energy Collective Daily

Solar Apps Improving Process, Customer Engagement | The Energy Collective Daily Solar Apps Improving Process, Customer Engagement Africa Aims to Combat Climate Change By Greening the Desert Peeling Back the Packaging: Center for Sustainable Shale Development The Marriage of Solar Energy and Natural Gas   Germany on the Verge of …

Green Transition Scoreboard® Finds Over $4.1 T in Private Green Investments

St. Augustine, FL, March 4, 2013 –  The year 2013 promises long strides away from the fossil-fueled Industrial Era as illuminated by the Ethical Markets Green Transition Scoreboard® (GTS) which tracks private investments growing the green economy worldwide since 2007, finding $4.1 trillion invested or committed as of Q4 2012. …