B Class lamps could be introduced much sooner² eceee report shows

There is no reason to wait until 2016 for the EuP eco-design requirements to phase out the modestly efficient C class halogen ³look-alikes² that are expected to replace today¹s clear incandescent lamps. These should be replaced by more efficient B Class lamps sooner than 2016, the European Council for an …

AR RENTAL SITE ANNOUNCES CARBON OFFSET INITIATIVE TO MAKE THE INTERNET GREEN

GreenLogo.com Will Provide Free Carbon Offsetting to Individual Websites LAS VEGAS, NV, December 4, 2008 –/WORLD-WIRE/– GreenLogo.com, a new program to offset carbon dioxide emissions for the Internet was introduced today by Vroom Vroom Vroom, an eco-friendly car rental site that recently made its U.S. debut.

We Won’t Be Fueled Again!

An open letter to GM, Ford and Chrysler (Mostly GM!) By Betsy Rosenberg, Creator, Host – EcoTalk Radio — www.ecotalk.net Founder – Don’t Be Fueled! Mothers For Clean and Safe Vehicles December 2008 Dear Big Three Automakers; So there you are in Washington DC with your hands outstretched and your …

The Latest News on Green IT Strategies

Latest Greenpeace Electronics Scorecard Highlights E-Waste, Climate Battles By GreenerComputing Staff In its quarterly ranking of electronics manufacturers’ commitments to the environment, Greenpeace found Nokia at the top of the heap yet again, while the NGO highlighted takeback policies and carbon-reduction commitments as the key to truly green electronics…. Read …

IT Has the Power to Green the World

Nov. 20/08 by Ted Samson Applying smart technology to various sectors could yield huge cost and carbon savings Don’t underestimate the potential impact that ICT (information and communications technology) can have on fighting global warming while saving organizations money. A recently released report titled “SMART 2020: enabling the low carbon …

GreenerComputing Newsletter Nov. 12/08

A Note from the Editor By Preston Gralla Like it or not, the recession is here to stay, and it may well be a long one. But as any smart manager knows, the flip side of crisis is opportunity, and the recession could well be a chance for enterprises to …

Google’s Green Imperative

DISCLAIMER : One of the principals of Ethical Markets Media is a recent investor in Google Google’s Green Imperative By Sam Hopkins | Saturday, November 1st, 2008 What’s the one industry that’s changed as much in the past few decades as energy? Infotech. And as their energy demands grow, and …

GreenerComputing News Oct. 22 : Is Your Data Center Guzzling Gas?

A Note from the Editor By Preston Gralla Quick, answer this question: How energy efficient is your data center? If you’re like just about every other CIO and IT professional out there, the answer most likely is, “I simply don’t know.” This shouldn’t be surprising; until recently, data center energy …