Ford Smart Mobility is Hiring!

By | Cleantech Jobs

Lead Ford Smart Mobility’s engagement in day-to-day strategy and execution for city and regional projects. Work with business stakeholders, public agencies, community members, and Ford partners to identify, build, and launch projects that solve urban mobility challenges, support economic development, enhance local placemaking, and improve the quality of life. Responsibilities:…

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Net-Zero Hero: Tom Myers

By | CleanTX Partners

Sponsored Post – from the City of Austin Office of Sustainability  This post was originally posted on Austin Eco-Network by author Amy Stansbury Meet Tom Myers, owner of a local shaved ice company called SolarSno. SolarSno’s food trucks are the first in Austin to be powered entirely off the grid using…

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UT Austin Campus Sustainability Week

By | Renewables

UT Austin is hosting campus sustainability talks starting from October 17th for its annual Campus Sustainability Week. While this is a fairly new endeavor, UT is in the process of completing the first update to its Sustainability Master Plan. The University plans to mainly focus on outreach and table so…

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Power Hour with LoCap Energy

By | CleanTX Events
On Thursday September 20th we had the pleasure of hearing the folks at LoCap Energy talk about their up and coming technology in modular thermal energy storage. The team has taken existing technology for thermal energy storage and vastly improved upon it, making thermal energy storage cheaper, and more durable....
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Austin City Council Encourages Retailers to Continue to Honor the Plastic Bag Ordinance

By | Uncategorized

Just because the Texas Supreme Court struck down Austin’s plastic bag ban doesn’t mean the fight is over. Last week, Austin City Council passed a resolution instructing the city manager to work with city staff and volunteer advisory commissions to encourage retailers to continue to honor the ordinance… despite the fact that it is no longer…

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