Maximpact e-News | Issue 09: Biomimicry

Bringing Biomimicry to Market: Impact Investing Inspired by Nature by Marta Maretich Biomimicry has captured the world’s imagination. From the momentJanine Benyus’ seminal book on biomimicry appeared in 2002, hopes have been high for this new approach to design and engineering. Twelve years on, where are biomimicry and bio-inspired design today? …

Alternative Energy: How To Create A Net-Zero-Energy Home (New Report)

Alternative Energy  How To Create A Net-Zero-Energy Home (New Report) BMW M3 EV From EV West On The Dyno (Video) Solar Energy Industries Association Responds to China Trade Dispute Amazon Campus Could Grow Greenhouse Globes in SLU Engineers devise new way to produce clean hydrogen  Solar Energy Industries Association & …

UNVEILING AND EXPLAINING THE PRESIDENT’S PROPOSED FY’14 ENERGY BUDGET

UNVEILING AND EXPLAINING THE PRESIDENT’S              PROPOSED FY’14 ENERGY BUDGET     The non-profit Environment and Energy Study Institute held one of its many Congressional briefings, and on Friday, April 19th, the briefing was on The Administration’s proposed FY14 energy budget.   Jason Walsh, Senior Advisor, Dept. of Energy Office of …

Alternative Energy: CPV Market To Hit 4.7 GW By 2020 (GlobalData Report)

  Alternative Energy CPV Market To Hit 4.7 GW By 2020 (GlobalData Report) Asia-Pacific Renewable Energy Market To Hit 535.2 GW By 2020 (GlobalData Report) EU Tension Over Biofuels Cap Intensifies EV Charging Station Count Increases 9% In 1st Quarter Tesla’s More-Affordable 4th Production Model To Be Released By 2017 …

NewNet Clean Energy Investor Newsletter: Foresight partners with Greentech Energy for 100MW US solar roll-out

Essential industry insights: cleantech, renewables, sustainability NewNet Daily Newsletter 8 March 2013 New Energy World Network provides comprehensive coverage on the biggest and most exciting green deals. Get a premium subscription and read our news now. Deal News Foresight partners with Greentech Energy for 100MW US solar roll-out PREMIUM UK pledges £75m support …

A How-To Guide to Slashing California’s Greenhouse Gas Emissions by 2050

This analysis is quite general in its application to the developed world. It makes the key point: the way to save our civilization from the ravages of climate disaster is straightforward from a science and engineering standpoint. The key difficulty is with rich and reactionary fossil fuels industries buying the …