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How Social Norms Effect Energy Consumption: If you have to read one article on this fascinating subject, check out this testimony from Robert Cialdini on this topic. Seriously, go read it now — The Oil Drum. Pentagon’s Eco Peeps: While we’re on the green military kick, […]

How Social Norms Effect Energy Consumption: If you have to read one article on this fascinating subject, check out this testimony from Robert Cialdini on this topic. Seriously, go read it now — The Oil Drum.

Pentagon’s Eco Peeps: While we’re on the green military kick, the pentagon has been getting rid of ozone-destroying chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) and halons thanks to several of its forward-thinking employees — the Washington Post.

Scion eBox vs Saturn Vue hybrid: Neal Dikeman tests out AC Propulsion’s electric Scion eBox, and Saturn’s Vue Greenline hybrid. He likee both — Cleantech Blog.

LED Startup LedEngin Raises $11M: The Santa Clara, Calif.-based LED component maker closes a series C round of funding led by Partech International, and including WK Technology Fund, and private investor Dr. Keh Shew Lu — release.

Washtington DC Produces More CO2 than a European country, literally: the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments show 65.6 million metric tons of carbon dioxide were emitted in Washington DC in 2005, which is more than in all of Hungary, Finland, Sweden, Denmark or Switzerland — Examiner.com.

  1. [...] It’s amazing what can show up once you start paying attention to something. Here I go, starting to study and write about Cialdini in order to become more successful as an entrepreneur, and this is one of the first mentions of Cialdini I come across on the Web: his testimony to the Subcommittee on Research and Science Education, House Committee on Science and Technology, on the topic of “The Contribution of the Social Sciences to the Energy Challenge,” as posted on The Oil Drum. From there it also got picked up by The Daily Sprout. [...]

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