June 30, 2010
In pilot programs, Consert’s technology enables consumer and commercial customers to reduce their utility bills by monitoring and controlling power consumption on demand remotely.
June 29, 2010
The Raleigh-based utility is matching a $300,000 federal energy grant to help fund the $1 million project. Duke Energy is already working with UNC on a pilot project in Pamlico Sound.
June 29, 2010
Cisco rolls out a Home Energy Management Solution that it says will help consumers and utilities take advantage of smart grid and appliance technologies.
Cisco's Home Energy Controller
Updated June 23, 2010
The Biofuels Center of North Carolina shows how the private and public sectors are growing an alternative fuel industry across the state.
N.C. Biofuels map
June 17, 2010
RTI and BASF will collaborate on development of system that aims to reduce cost of carbon dioxide removal.
Updated June 16, 2010
Mark Heesen, president of the National Venture Capital Association, argues against proposed changes in taxation of VC firms if VCs are to invest in green tech.
June 7, 2010
Progress Energy CEO to address the IBM Global Intelligent Utility Network Coalition event.
June 5, 2010
“I think the state certainly wants to look at all options,” says North Carolina State University economist Mike Walden.
June 1, 2010
The IT giant plans to invest $1 billion in new automated data centers. Many of the positions affected by the layoffs will be replaced with sales, delivery positions, HP says.
Updated May 24, 2010
The energy firm lands $325 million in loans and $50 million in a line of credit for its alternative energy efforts.
May 14, 2010
The Charlotte-based utility signs an agreement with the Department of Energy for $204 million in federal funding. Duke is committing more than $850 million of its own for projects.
Duke's "smart grid" map
Updated May 13, 2010
MusicLite, which is due out this fall, combines high-end sound speaker with an LED light that will screw into recessed lighting portals.
May 7, 2010
The Raleigh-based firm has a record quarter for revenue at $260 million and also reports a record high order backlog of $134 million.