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President Obama’s State of the Union address was heavily focused on energy development and investments into renewable energy technologies. Americans should not have to choose been...
January 24, 2012, 8:13 PM PST | By David Worthington
The market for thin-film CIGS solar panels will nearly double to $2.35 billion in 2015. Here are the companies that Lux Research believes have the best chance to survive.
January 24, 2012, 3:19 PM PST | By Kirsten Korosec
MidAmerican Energy, the utility owned by Berkshire Hathaway, has solidified its interest in renewable energy. And it’s not just about wind anymore.
January 24, 2012, 11:32 AM PST | By Kirsten Korosec
The EIA’s annual energy outlook projects the U.S. will produce more crude than it has since the early 1990s. If they’re right, U.S. dependence on foreign oil could fall dramatically.
January 24, 2012, 9:32 AM PST | By Kirsten Korosec
MIT says self-driving vehicles will be a mandated safety feature. European automakers VW, BMW are well down the road. Another reason to provide cars like cellphones, ‘free’ in a...
January 24, 2012, 3:34 AM PST | By Mark Halper
Call it a fire drill for the day the world runs out of petroleum. A refinery supplying a sixth of England’s southeast halts deliveries.
January 24, 2012, 12:59 AM PST | By Mark Halper
President Obama’s State of the Union speech will highlight how domestic oil and gas production has surged during his Presidency. Obama is expected to set goals to advance domestic energy...
January 23, 2012, 8:55 PM PST | By David Worthington
Poet announced today its plan to bring advanced biofuels to market by next year — without a federal loan guarantee.
January 23, 2012, 3:00 PM PST | By Kirsten Korosec
Georgia Tech researchers aiming to design a compact all-terrain robot that can go anywhere without using large amounts of power turned to snakes for some energy-efficiency inspiration.
January 23, 2012, 9:34 AM PST | By Kirsten Korosec
The NRC has been slow to embrace the latest nuclear designs. Not so the People’s Republic. Will the sale of expertise to Beijing come back to haunt the U.S.?
January 23, 2012, 7:04 AM PST | By Mark Halper