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Top Energy Apps Could Reap $100,000 in Awards from DOE

February 3rd, 2014 | by Derek Markham

Think you could come up with a top energy app? Think it’s so good you deserve some money to develop it? If so, apply for some of the $100,000 that will be awarded for top apps through the US Department of Energy’s Apps for Energy contest. Note&hellip


Public Perception of 13 Different Energy Topics Analyzed in New Study

January 4th, 2013 | by Graham Hill

Pike Research, part of Navigant, recently released a White Paper that takes an in-depth view at public perception of 13 energy topics. The study uses a 1,000 person sample to show favorability and un-favorability energy topics such as transportation, renewable technology, nuclear, clean coal, and smart grid topics


Educating the Green IT Workforce of Tomorrow

November 8th, 2012 | by Leon Harris

Both computer and green technologies are advancing at a steady clip, and there's no reason they must do so independently. The problem is that many technological fields don't really take the environment into account when training students for the career path ahead of them


Top 5 Ways to Save Energy in the Office

November 2nd, 2012 | by Leon Harris

For those that want to go sustainable within the office setting and save money, there are all kinds of options to reduce waste and pollution, adopt a circular production cycle (recycling) in lieu of the traditional linear path (that leads to the landfill), and of course, conserve resources. Here are just a few of the best options for saving on energy in your office


Cleanweb Entrepreneurs: Get your Energy Data Fix at OpenEI's Town Hall Meeting September 10

September 5th, 2012 | by Graham Hill

OpenEI's town hall meeting is a half-hour open forum for discussions on energy topics with NREL's OpenEI team. Find out how your fellow researchers, students, teachers and energy professionals are using energy data, maps and tools. This town hall will focus on how you can find and download data from related to Smartgrid.gov on OpenEI through the “Everything Bagel” view. John Lewis, Smartgrid.gov analyst, will lead the discussion and Q & A. The discussion is an open forum, so it may venture into how you can use the data on OpenEI, and what other assets may be available on OpenEI.


Impact Investing: the Game

August 21st, 2012 | by Scott Cooney

Imagine if, instead of browsing stocks like General Motors, Research in Motion, or Constellation Wines, investors instead took their money


OpenEI: Open Energy Information for Entrepreneurs, Scientists, and Community

May 31st, 2012 | by Graham Hill

Open Energy Information (OpenEI) is a knowledge sharing online community dedicated to connecting people with the latest information and data on energy resources from around the world. By providing access to energy-related information via geographic discovery, unique visualizations, and topic-oriented gateways, OpenEI can help you find the answers you need to make better, more informed decisions



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