Energyefficiency

08.18.12
Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center
08.18.12

Facebook to backup its servers with low-power storage devices at 'Sub-Zero' data center

Data backups come in all shapes and sizes. For some, they take the form of external hard drives or...

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08.01.12
Facebook releases its 2011 energy usage report, details your carbon footprint
08.01.12

Facebook releases its 2011 energy usage report, details your carbon footprint

More Facebook news, but this time we're back to the numbers instead of reporting on a new feature,...

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04.27.12
USC develops printable liquid solar cells for flexible, low-cost panels
04.27.12

USC develops printable liquid solar cells for flexible, low-cost panels

Solar cells are becoming more viable sources of energy -- and as they become more efficient, they'...

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01.30.12
North Carolina launches FCC-approved TV White Space network in Wilmington
01.30.12

North Carolina launches FCC-approved TV White Space network in Wilmington

Back in December, the FCC approved the first white space device and database for the lucky city of...

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01.29.12
Inhabitat's Week in Green: glowing green sea, an equinox house and energy-efficient skyscrapers
01.29.12

Inhabitat's Week in Green: glowing green sea, an equinox house and energy-efficient skyscrapers

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean t...

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01.17.12
California demands manufacturers ditch inefficient vampire chargers
01.17.12

California demands manufacturers ditch inefficient vampire chargers

You've probably had it drilled into your head that your gadgets are doing terrible, terrible things...

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10.31.11
China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark
10.31.11

China debuts homegrown supercomputer, hits one petaflop mark

China has already, however briefly, sat atop the Top500 list of supercomputers, but that was usin...

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10.03.11
Energy Star 5.3 now in effect, some chunkier TVs left out in the cold
10.03.11

Energy Star 5.3 now in effect, some chunkier TVs left out in the cold

A revamped set of Energy Star requirements went into effect last week, much to the chagrin of plus-s...

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08.11.11
Sharp's energy-efficient LED ceiling lights are hip to be square
08.11.11

Sharp's energy-efficient LED ceiling lights are hip to be square

If you live in Japan and are looking to lower your household electricity bill, you might have to...

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