NanoH20 raises $60M for clean water tech

On Monday clean water startup NanoH20 announced that it’s closed $60 million in financing from chemical giant BASF, oil refiner Total, and Valley investors Khosla Ventures, Oak Investment Partners, and CalPERS Clean Energy & Technology Fund.

Veolia Picks Partners: GreenRoad, Ostara and More

French environmental giant Veolia has named the first five startup partners in its “innovation acceleration” program, ranging from wastewater recovery and environmental management to green transportation and city network modeling.

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Munich Re Calls for Climate Action: German reinsurer Munich Re warned today that a lack of big earthquakes and hurricanes this year…

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Wiggle Room for U.S. on Climate Pact: A spokesperson for the United Nations Climate Change Secretariat said today that “there is a…

Design Winner: Footsteps to Pump Drinking Water

Urban Re:Vision announces the winners of its latest sustainable design competition, Re:Construct, including a motion-powered water pump for the developing world.

Hey Founders: Shut Up!

I know it’s cool to dis the “MSM” — it’s one of my favorite pastimes — but I’ve also spent years as…