SmartPlanet stories related to the production and sale of energy from sources such as oil, gas, coal, nuclear and renewable sources.
Department of Energy ships important material to Prague for testing in advanced reactor.
3 | May 22, 2013 6:12am |
The Take's C.C. Sullivan wonders why designers, architects and artists think that recycling is automatically an aesthetic success. It takes a bit more than just reusing old stuff to create good...
2 | May 22, 2013 3:00am |
Two entrepreneurs have some advice for would-be startup founders: Don't spend too much time planning when you should be selling.
3 | May 21, 2013 3:00am |
Erosion happens. So how do you harness these natural processes to re-nourish beaches and fortify the coastline?
3 | May 20, 2013 2:35pm |
An undersea gold rush could be coming soon with the rising cost of minerals and advancements in technology opening the seafloor to mining.
3 | May 19, 2013 9:20pm |
Three moves this week demonstrate country's determination to sell nuclear abroad as it builds and plans 150 reactors at home - more than a third of the world's present total.
6 | May 17, 2013 4:42am |
Will black carbon cause the death of space tourism before it has taken off?
9 | May 16, 2013 10:49am |
The solar company's plans to roll out an energy storage product marks a shift within the industry to offer more services.
2 | May 16, 2013 9:36am |
The first lab-grown burger will be eaten soon.
19 | May 16, 2013 5:52am |
The bloom is sliding off the rose of renewables. Electric and hybrid vehicles losing favor too. What about nuclear?
28 | May 16, 2013 4:51am |
BERLIN -- Could a troupe of classical performers help rejuvenate patronage for opera?
2 | May 16, 2013 3:00am |
The Electric Power Research Institute sees drones as a potentially powerful tool to respond to power outages after big storms.
3 | May 15, 2013 11:09am |
To paraphrase them: "Fire up the fission. These imported fossil fuels are breaking us."
May 15, 2013 5:28am |
Energy analyst Chris Nelder reports from a foreign country deep in the throes of shale gas fever.
35 | May 15, 2013 3:00am |
Amtrak's most popular route will soon get locomotive upgrades.
6 | May 14, 2013 12:42pm |
Now you can set your home light bulbs to flash or change color when your sports team scores. Tunable to any alert - stock prices, weather forecast, traffic reports, social media - through the Net.
5 | May 14, 2013 3:43am |
Lease the car and the driver too for 60 years of carbon-free power.
9 | May 13, 2013 12:28pm |
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe securing country's energy and economic future.
7 | May 13, 2013 6:25am |
Chinese owned companies are buying up engineering talent in Detroit and may soon ship cars in the United States.
3 | May 12, 2013 8:33pm |
The big glass panels that are built into skyscrapers could soon produce solar power.
2 | May 12, 2013 7:44pm |