New York City
New York City announced a new program today that will bring clean tech start up firms and private-sector landlords together to test new clean products designed for increasing energy efficiency in commercial buildings.
Solar maps are popping up in major cities across the United States.
The comprehensive online maps, think Google Maps for solar power, are designed to provide valuable information for residents contemplating solar power. The maps provide people with data such as solar power potential, cost, and energy savings that can be expected for their area.
After seeing significant energy savings at two New York City locations that underwent LED lighting retrofits, Applebee's has decided to refit all 31 of its New York restaurants with LED lights.
A new report this month, under the auspices of the Center for American Progress – a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank – and Energy Resource Management Corp. (an energy investment firm), states that energy efficiency is one of the most promising paths to jumpstarting the faltering economy and creating jobs.
Coulomb Technologies has announced it will install close to 5,000 free Charge Point Networked Charging Stations for electric vehicles across the United States.