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America’s political divide is frustrating at least one venture capitalist who is expect more government support for renewable energy technology development.
June 22, 2012, 7:23 PM PDT | By David Worthington
Record low natural gas prices has lured one biofuel maker to shift away from biomass on its journey to commercialization.
June 22, 2012, 6:41 PM PDT | By David Worthington
A recent study analyzed how much energy Apple’s iPad uses. The big takeaway? The iPad sips, not slurps, up power.
June 22, 2012, 10:33 AM PDT | By Kirsten Korosec
Hitachi eyes worldwide surge in nuclear sales as countries like China and India go for it.
June 22, 2012, 4:21 AM PDT | By Mark Halper
German immigrants’ love of lager beer gave rise to new cooling technologies that harnessed energy in new ways, making modern life possible.
June 21, 2012, 2:44 PM PDT | By David Worthington
eBay is the first major tech company to use fuel cells as its primary source of power rather than the traditional electric grid.
June 21, 2012, 12:12 PM PDT | By Kirsten Korosec
Watch out for the truck hauling the world’s longest wind blades around Danish highways. The blades stretch nearly the length of a football field. When erected, you can fly an A380 between them.
June 21, 2012, 2:40 AM PDT | By Mark Halper
Canadian entrepreneurs have designed and operated a greenhouse so energy efficient that it can function at commercial scale in chilly Montreal and still break even. More will come in Boston and...
June 20, 2012, 2:15 PM PDT | By David Worthington
Japan’s solar incentive program could fuel at least $9.6 billion in installations with 3.2 gigawatts of capacity. Some solar panel makers are well-poised to reap the rewards.
June 20, 2012, 3:00 AM PDT | By Kirsten Korosec
Activists are promising a “Twitterstorm” against global fossil fuel subsidies ahead of this week’s G20 conference.
June 18, 2012, 9:04 AM PDT | By David Worthington