Climate intelligence has to come before climate tech
How media and tech must address climate change challenges
2017 was an eventful year politically, environmentally and socially. Excitingly, it also marked the 10th anniversary of the Grantham Institute, Imperial College London’s global institute on climate change and the environment.
Northern Missouri tech company to add 100 new jobs; company CEO praises state business climate
An IT company headquartered in northern Missouri’s Macon will add about 100 new jobs in the next 18 months. U.S. Rep. Sam Graves (R-Tarkio), who recently toured Onshore Outsourcing, tells Mis…
Wells Fargo Adds 10 Clean-Tech Startups to Innovation Incubator
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE:WFC) today announced it has selected the third round of clean technology startup companies to join the Wells Fargo Innovation Incubator (IN2), a five-year, $10 million program which helps advance energy efficiency by accelerating sustainable commercial-building technologies.
Study gives Md. top marks for tech climate
A new study shows Maryland well-positioned to thrive in the tech- and STEM-focused economy – outranking its neighbors and much of the rest of the country in three out of six key categories. The six…
How emerging tech can counteract climate change
Artificial intelligence and the internet of things hold promise, but it will take collaboration to bring long-term, systemic change.
How Monsanto & The Climate Corporation See the Future of Tech in Farming
An exclusive Interview with Robb Fraley, Executive VP and CTO at Monsanto, and Erik Andrejko, VP of Science and Climate Corp., about the future of AgTech.
What Five Tech Companies Are Doing About Climate Change
Many experts agree that the climate pledges made at COP21 alone will not hold global temperatures below 2˚ C—we also need significant investment in energy technology innovation in order to meet the climate goals. What are the five big tech companies and their founders doing about climate change?
12 Ways Big Tech Can Take Big Action on Climate Change
Bill Gates and Mark Zuckerberg have invested $1 billion in Breakthrough Energy to fund next-generation solutions to tackle climate. But there is a huge risk that any successful innovation will only…
What’s New in Civic Tech: Can Alaska Help Solve Climate Change?
Plus, U.S. Supreme Court refuses a Trump administration net neutrality request, Chicago makes Array of Things data accessible via API, civic technologists visualize voting data and STiR extends its application deadline.
How Google, Microsoft, and Big Tech Are Automating the Climate Crisis
In a deal that made few ripples outside the energy industry, two very large but relatively obscure companies, Rockwell Automation and Schlumberger Limited, announced a joint venture called Sensia. The new company will “sell equipment and services to advance digital technology and automation in the oilfield,” according to the Houston Chronicle. Yet the partnership has ramifications far beyond Houston’s energy corridor: It’s part of a growing…
Addressing the Competitive Manufacturing Climate Through Smart Investments in Tech
To help manufacturers understand the tools available on the market and their perceived value, a survey polled U.S.-based medium and large manufacturers on the ways they are leveraging emerging and mainstream technology in their operations.
Jobs and the Environment: Why Tech is Committed to the Paris Climate Agreement
Although President Donald Trump has withdrawn the United States from the COP-21 Paris Climate Agreement , the tech industry remains committed to the goals of the accord, and our determination to combat the threats posed by climate change has not wavered It is with that spirit that we have joined more than 1,000 signatories — including U.S. governors, mayors, investors, universities, and companies (many of which…
How Tech Deployment Can Turn Climate Commitments Into Action
These commitments – and the adoption of purpose in corporate America – are certainly reasons for encouragement.
12 ways the tech sector can help address climate change: report
Here is how tech giants could drive extremely low energy demand and help nudge Earth onto a long-term sustainable pathway.
How Amazon Workers Became the Best Climate Activists in Tech
They realized protests alone wouldn't change the company’s behavior.
12 ways the tech sector can help save the climate in 12 years
Through search, e-commerce and social media, tech companies influence the decisions of four billion consumers every day. Here's how they can nudge us onto a more sustainable path to avert climate catastrophe.
How Visionary Tech Can Help Prevent Climate Change
How companies can use tech to turn climate commitments into action and profits
As more companies commit to reduce their climate impacts, they must deliver on their promises to numerous stakeholders. Tech is a tool to help them.
Robots, High-Speed Cameras, and Climate Chambers: Watch How Adidas Designs Its High-Tech Sneakers
Adidas uses some incredibly advanced technology to create its products. Watch it in action in this 360-degree tour of the Future Lab in Germany.