Intelligent Energy brings you the latest news on alternative fuels and renewable power, highlighting the major players, legislation, technology and design involved in making our infrastructure more efficient.
New York start-up ThinkEco introduces the modlet, an electricity-monitoring device to help shut down office vampire loads.
5 | November 11, 2010 4:00am |
The EPA has issued guidance to big polluters to become more energy efficient ahead of new rules regulating greenhouse gas emissions.
5 | November 10, 2010 6:48pm |
Many multinational corporations are turning to software to manage their energy consumption and greenhouse gas emissions. Software maker ENXSUITE has $10B under its solution's management.
November 9, 2010 7:07am |
NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg calls for more cities to deploy electric taxi cabs during a C-40 Cities meeting. San Francisco is already on its way.
3 | November 9, 2010 4:00am |
Executives in the renewable energy industry are pondering what a change in government means to their businesses.
38 | November 5, 2010 4:45pm |
As wind turbine designs get larger, Owens Corning develops a new material to help the blades grow big and strong.
5 | November 5, 2010 4:00am |
Cloud providers are striking to reduce energy costs and carbon emissions with investments in new technology.
2 | November 4, 2010 4:05pm |
Usually under fire for its drilling fluids, hydrofracking for natural gas raises a new concern. Researchers speaking today at a Geological Society of America meeting say it might disturb uranium...
19 | November 2, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers discover egg membranes can absorb seven times their weight in carbon dioxide. An interesting solution but don't put all your carbon sequestration hopes in this basket.
10 | November 1, 2010 4:00am |
Tesla Motors, in partnership with Toyota, has re-opened a shuttered automotive plant in California, which promises to create up to 1,000 jobs by 2012.
1 | October 29, 2010 3:40pm |
The FTC has mandated that televisions manufactured after May 10, 2011 must include EnergyGuide labels that display their estimated annual energy cost.
October 28, 2010 2:42pm |
A new federal program is necessary to absorb the incremental cost of hybrid trucks before business will buy them, says one environmental consultant. What do you think?
5 | October 27, 2010 2:15pm |
The EPA and Transportation Department propose the first greenhouse gas and fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks.
4 | October 27, 2010 4:00am |
Some of the biggest names in the consumer electronics industry have taken few steps to reduce or eliminate toxic substances in their prudent, but several have leap ahead significantly, according...
October 26, 2010 6:41pm |
Scientists have been exploring how to best produce hydrogen from water for use as a fuel, without using electricity to do so. At Purdue University, they look to the sea.
24 | October 26, 2010 4:00am |
As the first commercial runway to outer space opens in New Mexico, a new study predicts the atmospheric costs of space tourism.
32 | October 25, 2010 4:00am |
Meet Wavebob, one of 45 energy devices about to enter the growing wet world of wave and tidal power.
3 | October 22, 2010 4:00am |
Algae producer Aurora Algae has turned to what it deems as higher value markets in food and pharmaceuticals to support future biofuel production.
4 | October 21, 2010 4:54pm |
Are you done with that artificial pacemaker? University of Michigan doctors hope to kickstart a hand-me-down program across the world for these costly lifesavers.
3 | October 21, 2010 5:15am |
China has extended its bank on rare earth elements to the United States, escalating a trade dispute between the world's two largest economies.
18 | October 20, 2010 2:29pm |