Google v Global Warming … Greenwash?

Google announced today that it will be investing tens of millions of R&D dollars through its philanthropic arm,, to develop clean energy technologies that are cheaper than coal. Google co-founder Larry Page thinks that solar thermal and wind energy is the way to go. Google is already working with eSolar, an Idealab company, and Makani Power, a high-altitude wind-energy company.

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It really does seem that green is the new black … but if Walmart is on the bandwagon maybe the trend has jumped the shark. (Three cliches in one sentence … a new record). I will await developments … this may be a PR stunt but I guess I have to applaud Google for doing something


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