World’s Clean Energy Climbing Faster than 10 Percent per Year: According to a report from the Renewable Energy Policy Network for the 21st Century (REN21), renewable energy use is growing faster than 10% per year globally — EERE release.
Middle America’s Got GreenTech Too: “The IT revolution sparked on the East and West Coasts of the United States and spread from there. But in green tech, the heartland got an early invitation.” — CNET.
Cisco to Ration Carbon: Cisco is putting its employees’ carbon usage on a budget. Nice idea! – GreenBang.
Green Often Isn’t the Whole Story: Now that green is all the rage, people are starting to take a deeper dive into validating different green initiatives; this article makes an interesting point about Forest Stewardship Council certified paper — Fortune.
Another Reason to Question Biofuels: The New Scientist reports that Nobel Prize-winning Professor Paul Crutzen says global warming effects of the fertiliser needed to grow biofuels are much worse than has been estimated. Uh-oh — Channel4.