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Banks, Insurance & Financial Services Consumers Can Share Green Energy With Peer-To-Peer Exchange

A new platform proposes flexible financial benefits for consumers who invest in renewable energy at home

Hotels, Hospitality & Travel Battery-Powered Planes Could Transform Regional Travel

All-electric commercial planes are getting close to a reality, and could transport passengers on short journeys for a fraction of the cost

Design Energy-Storing Furniture Functions As A Personal Power Grid

Interconnected furniture pieces from UM Project can generate, store and distribute solar electricity for small homes and apartments

Automotive Audi Energy Network Helps Customers Use Electricity More Efficiently

The automobile manufacturer has created a self-monitoring grid that decides where to best allocate energy for homes and automobiles

Advertising Tesla's New NYC Showroom Displays The Energy Ambitions Of The Brand

Tesla is opening a new showroom in NYC's Chelsea, which will display its cars alongside solar panels and giant batteries

Retail These Smart City Fixtures Gather Data To Build Hyperlocal Knowledge

We spoke to Sandra Richter, co-founder and CEO of Soofa, about smart city furniture and a hyperlocal, data-driven approach to retail and advertising

Automotive Self-Driving Shuttle Drives People Around In This Solar-Powered Town

Babcock Ranch is completely run by solar power and is now using a driverless shuttle to help residents get around

Technology Glass Block Solar Cubes Double As A Transparent Building Material

Build Solar designed solar blocks that can be installed into buildings like glass panels to provide power, light and insulation

Retail This Solar-Powered Car Is Designed To Be Affordable For Everyone

The Sion by Sono Motors comes in at just under $18,000

Design Solar Paint Produces Energy From Water Vapor

The innovation could provide useful access to a clean and renewable energy source

Design Interactive Woven Canopy At MoMA PS1 Changes Colors As The Sun Sets

An interactive art piece created by Jenny Sabin Studio collects sunlight throughout the day and glows at night

Food & Beverage Sustainable Indoor Farm Aims To Grow The Most Delicious Produce

A San Francisco startup is creating an indoor vertical farm that aspires to produce crops more efficiently and sustainably than traditional farms

Home 3D-Printed Off The Grid Tiny Houses Can Withstand Hurricanes And Earthquakes

PassivDom's houses are made to be completely self-reliant and can withstand a range of extreme weather

Fashion & Apparel This Thread Can Produce And Store Solar Energy

The new technology could allow you to charge your devices on-the-go using your clothing materials