Golden Soybeans: A team of researchers at the University of Missouri-Columbia have discovered how to make gold nanoparticles chemical-free by using only gold salts, soybeans and water — Eureka Alert.
TeleSoft Taps Energy Software: VC firm TeleSoft Partners says it has acquired a majority interest in Energy Software & Consulting I and II which, together, are the largest preferred shareholder in energy industry software and consulting firm Nexant — release.
Qualcomm Display’s Butterfly Tech: Qualcomm has developed energy-efficient display technology based on lightwave interference, which is what gives a butterfly its color — EcoGeek.
Trina, First Solar On the Up and Up: Well, we’re not sure “no one’s talking about them” but these two solar companies have signed a few big deals and have seen huge run-ups — Seeking Alpha.
Green Mayor Fest: More than 100 mayors arrived in Seattle for the 2007 Mayors Climate Protection Summit. Here’s betting SF’s Newsom and Austin’s Wynn are there — release.