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Google Announces It's Shutting Down Two Sites

The Huffington Post | Amy Lee | Posted 08.24.2011 | Technology

Google is retiring two sites--Google Health and Google PowerMeter--due to low interest, the company announced. "We want to satisfy the most pressi...

Smart-Gadget Business Boosts Interest in Energy Efficiency

Andy Mannle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Andy Mannle

With our love of gadgetry, it's no wonder there's overwhelming support among Americans for smart toys to help us save money and energy.

Google's Energy Monitoring Dashboard Teams Up With Device Partner

treehugger.com | Jaymi Heimbuch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

[G]oogle mentioned they wanted to bring on a smart meter-like device that would allow anyone the ability to monitor their energy use with PowerMeter. ...

Google the New Power Utility?

Blaise Zerega | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology
Blaise Zerega

Could Google do for the electrical grid what it's done for the Internet? PG&E is one of the nation's largest utilities, serving 15 million people in central and northern California. Should PG&E be afraid?

Google Power Meter

Engadget | Ross Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The New York Times is reporting Google will announce a free web service tomorrow called PowerMeter that'll let users track energy consumption in their...

GOOGLE POWERMETER: A Googly Step Toward A Smarter Grid (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Dave Burdick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Google is dipping its toes in the very buzz-friendly waters of "smart grid" technology. Google.org, the philanthropic wing of the Internet giant, has ...