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FiberCell Inc. and Wake Forest University add a splash of purple to solar cells. The fruit-dye coating may enhance efficiency but can it bring affordable solar energy to developing countries?
May 5, 2010 4:00am |
From out of the Corn Belt, a new study analyzes the future of fossil fuel use on the farm.
20 | May 4, 2010 4:00am |
A deep sea oil well is leaking disaster for the Gulf of Mexico's fishing and tourism industries and wildlife. Its ultimate cause may have the Obama Administration rethinking its lift of the...
16 | April 30, 2010 4:00am |
JAXA will soon launch its Ikaros vessel into deep space, testing the fuel-free possibilities of space travel.
5 | April 29, 2010 4:00am |
Start-up Kurion looks to make glass from radioactive waste. Could this helps solve the nuclear industry's mounting disposal problem?
10 | April 28, 2010 9:33am |
Geologists defend carbon capture and sequestration after the author of a recent study calls the premise for the technology "totally erroneous."
18 | April 27, 2010 7:54am |
California-based Sungevity offers a solar system to the Presidential home. Will Obama pass on free power?
2 | April 27, 2010 4:00am |
Researchers at University of Massachusetts Amherst design a new hydrogen fuel cell membrane that might make this clean technology more affordable.
1 | April 26, 2010 4:00am |
Transocean oil rig, Deepwater Horizon, sinks into the Gulf of Mexico. A fluke accident or ominous warning?
April 22, 2010 1:51pm |
Stephen Gold mixes modern tech with good old-fashioned volunteerism. He spends his Earth days sending solar care packages to far-flung scientists studying some of the world's most endangered...
4 | April 22, 2010 4:00am |
Fat from cattle is now powering a train between Oklahoma and Texas.
19 | April 21, 2010 5:00am |
Fears over radar interference causes Department of Defense to stall Oregon's largest wind project.
5 | April 19, 2010 8:10pm |
The University of Illinois converts pig poo into crude oil. They are even helping pave roads with it.
3 | April 18, 2010 3:29pm |
The Pentagon research agency sets a deadline to fulfill its George Jetson-like dreams.
4 | April 16, 2010 12:00pm |
A two-day conference of the Energy and Climate Partnership of the Americas kicks off, announcing new partnerships to produce clean energy in the Western Hemisphere.
April 15, 2010 10:12am |
Lockheed Martin will send a radar system to the United Kingdom that can protect its wind turbines from an air attack at sea.
4 | April 13, 2010 9:31am |
Pacific Light & Power mixes solar and geothermal technology on the island of Kauai.
5 | April 12, 2010 2:03pm |
MIT researches create a virus that splits water into oxygen and hydrogen. Will this bug help smooth out bugs in energy storage and hydrogen production?
9 | April 11, 2010 7:19pm |
Hydropower in the Pacific Northwest will help create BMW's future electric car series.
April 9, 2010 11:10am |
Oil companies are paying other industries for their carbon dioxide, and a new pipeline from Louisiana will bring the gas to one of them.
1 | April 8, 2010 10:26am |