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.
President Obama announces a big federal loan for a big concentrated solar plant in Arizona.
8 | July 6, 2010 4:00am |
An American and a Portuguese company venture to build the world's first floating wind farm. A recent study says it just may be possible.
7 | July 2, 2010 4:00am |
Volkswagen's assembly plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee seeks an eco-friendly start for a new line of sedans.
1 | July 1, 2010 4:00am |
The City of Light aims to make renewable energy fashionable, with the help of its famous river. Paris asks power companies to design turbines to capture the Seine's currents.
7 | June 30, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers break more ground for geothermal in England. Will this be the country's next leading renewable energy source?
3 | June 28, 2010 4:00am |
Northrop Grumman and British company Hybrid Air Vehicles will soon build blimp-like airships for lengthy reconnaissance missions.
15 | June 25, 2010 4:00am |
A Louisiana federal court rejects Obama's six-month ban on deep-water drilling, but the Administration isn't backing down.
15 | June 23, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers look to recycle chemicals in LCD televisions to kill disease-causing microbes.
2 | June 22, 2010 4:00am |
The Environmental Protection Agency delays findings on whether to permit higher concentrations of ethanol in gasoline.
7 | June 21, 2010 9:56am |
The government announces a new fee system for solar energy projects to set up shop on federal land.
9 | June 17, 2010 4:14pm |
As the solar industry grows, more and more insects are mistaking solar panels for water, with consequences for the food chain. Researchers are seeking ways to end the zapping.
23 | June 17, 2010 4:56am |
Scientists find the gene in a fern responsible for the plant's incredible arsenic tolerance. Could this spawn improved methods to clearing the toxin from soils?
1 | June 16, 2010 4:00am |
Will Afghanistan's newly found minerals provide new prosperity to the country or give it another reason for war?
19 | June 14, 2010 9:01am |
Oregon researchers investigate a noise deterrent system to steer gray whales from incoming wave energy buoys.
1 | June 14, 2010 4:00am |
Four entrepreneurial women from Harvard University hope to harness the energy of the world's favorite sport to bring power the world's poor.
1 | June 11, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory devise a new method to calculate the comings and goings of carbon within the agricultural industry.
2 | June 10, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers get a glimpse of atoms as they seek to create new, refillable batteries for laptops.
11 | June 9, 2010 4:00am |
A new bill in Louisiana may help Massachusetts start-up Free Flow Energy harness the power of the Mississippi River. Could in-stream technology become the hydro of the future?
20 | June 8, 2010 4:00am |
A trip to the World Science Festival delves into questions of what the human mind is, and what music means to it.
June 4, 2010 4:00am |
An alliance forms to commercialize solar tech that may reduce, reuse, and recycle carbon emissions, all while producing liquid fuel.
4 | June 3, 2010 4:00am |