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In his State of the Union address, President Obama called for an investment in clean technology. SunRun is one business that is leading the way to making solar affordable to everyone. Check out this conversation with the company's Co-Founders.... Read More
Planet Forward
How many windows are in the Empire State Building? Watch our Nightly Business Report segment to find out and learn about the building's innovation retrofit.
Planet Forward and PBS explore how the Empire State Building is greening its giant footprint.
Planet Forward
Jack Gerard answers Planet Forward's energy innovation question and shares the secret behind being the leader of these new forms of energy.
Planet Forward
At the United States Energy Association's Annual State of the Energy Industry Forum, Jack Gerard, American Petroleum Institute President and CEO, spoke about the 500,000 jobs that could be created by the development of oil and gas in areas that is... Read More
High-Grade metamorphic terrains, located in thousands of places around the world with many right here in the United States, shed or erode minerals of economic importance. We are working on a 40 square mile piece of New York State Owned Land (we own... Read More
EcoTech Fuels, LLC
Pine Ridge Racing Fuels will convert 100 tons per day of regional trash, plastics and tires into approximately 320 barrels per day of advanced synfuels. Watch and rate this idea>>
Hemp Technologies, Green Building Council, Hemp Industries Association, VoteHemp, International hemp Builders Association
Our company has built the first 3 permitted Hempcrete homes in USA and an office extension in Canada in 2010 with many more iHemp/Lime building projects coming in 2011/12 2.5 acres of IHemp will provide the insulation for an average size home and... Read More
Planet Forward
Environmental artist Rein Triefeldt calls on more than just stone to make his sculptures. In this week's webisode, we look at his innovative way of making solar beautiful. Sorry Garden Gnome, these front lawn ornaments aren't just pretty... Read More
Planet Forward
The Rockville Maryland Ice Arena is powering almost a third of its energy use from the sun. In this week's webisode, Planet Forward features a video that explains how.

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