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.
State and local governments are slashing tax credits for solar arrays.
7 | July 29, 2010 3:26pm |
The U.S. wind energy industry's trade association is calling for Congress to pass a national renewable energy standard to end the industry's boom and bust cycles.
5 | July 28, 2010 3:33pm |
The Big Island gets a big Recovery Act loan for a 30-megawatt wind farm.
July 28, 2010 7:21am |
A design to harness the kinetic energy flowing down the pipes of high-rise buildings. Yes, really.
16 | July 28, 2010 4:00am |
Apple has shipped a charger for renewable batteries that it says will reduce idle energy usage.
4 | July 27, 2010 2:59pm |
Two new papers examine graphene's interaction with the environment, at the cradle and the grave.
July 27, 2010 4:00am |
By gilding microbial fuel cells with gold nanomaterials, researchers are discovering ways to make more electricity from wastewater (and clean the water while they're at it). Sounds pricey, but...
July 26, 2010 4:00am |
The EPA is poised to act on regulating carbon dioxide emissions, with or without the Senate.
23 | July 24, 2010 8:03am |
Terra-Gen Power has closed financing to build what it claims will be the largest wind energy farm in the U.S.
7 | July 22, 2010 2:34pm |
It's a bird. It's Superman. It's a plane flying on algae! But will this biofuel cost too much to ever take off? International aerospace company EADS hopes not.
5 | July 22, 2010 4:00am |
New website Green Bet donates 100 percent of profits to clean energy projects and environmental groups. Is this feeding bad habits, or fueling the future?
5 | July 21, 2010 4:00am |
Cumin, coriander, clover, turmeric...hold the cinnamon. British researchers are in search of the right spicy recipe to reduce agricultural methane emissions.
7 | July 20, 2010 4:00am |
UCLA and South Korean researchers create record-breaking nano-materials capable of storing carbon dioxide and hydrogen gases.
4 | July 19, 2010 4:00am |
California start-up Envision Solar sees electric cars filling up, and filling up in, the parking spaces of their sun-power lots.
1 | July 16, 2010 4:00am |
Aerospace company ATK seeks to sequester CO2 from coal-fire plants by turning it to dry ice. Will the idea cheapen carbon capture costs, or just evaporate?
10 | July 15, 2010 4:00am |
New California legislation will no longer allow low-passenger hybrids in carpool lanes. Will other states end the perk, too? Should they?
14 | July 13, 2010 8:17am |
An award-winning device collects dew that could help quench the thirst of people living in arid lands.
10 | July 12, 2010 4:00am |
Lower fuel costs? Check. More storage space? Check. Less greenhouse-gas emissions? Check. If blimps do it better, will they be able to do it soon?
44 | July 9, 2010 4:00am |
As international rules emerge for mining the seafloor, China takes the plunge. With heavy research and technology costs as well as liabilities to the environment, is it worth it?
1 | July 8, 2010 4:00am |
Tata Power Company seeks to go off the grid by bringing wind turbines to the rooftops of rural India. Will the small packages of clean kilowatts add up to big energy?
17 | July 7, 2010 4:00am |