First Solar has signed a memorandum of understanding, or MOU, to supply its thin-film solar panels to China Guangdong Nuclear Solar Energy Developmen... read more »
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M1A1 70-ton tank crossing a bridge at Camp Mackall in North Carolina made from Axion's recycled plastics material. (Credit: Photo Courtesy of U.S.... read more »
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Catch a trailer by the tail. (Credit: ATDynamics) You're driving down the highway. A big rig passes. Everything seems normal till you see a stra... read more »
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The Sylvania LED designed for general lighting, which gives off as much light as a 60-watt incandescent and uses 12 watts. (Credit: Osram Sylvani... read more »
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The global wind, solar, and biofuels industries are poised to double within the next 10 years, according to a report released this week by energy res... read more »
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SciWatch advertisement sporting the company pig sprite reminding people not to let their buildings become energy hogs. (Credit: Scientific Conserva... read more »
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Web technologies are not only letting people telecommute and cutting down on paper--thus reducing greenhouse emissions and saving trees--they're als... read more »
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Solar road panels are layers of photovoltaic cells, heating elements, and wireless LED lights encased in durable glass that provides asphalt-like t... read more »
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Genomatica&39's Bio-BDO, a chemical derived from waste currently in pilot production. (Credit: Genomatica) Waste Management seems to be on a quest... read more »
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Start-up Leyden Energy on Monday is expected to announce a distribution deal for laptop battery cells that improve the life of typical lithium ion b... read more »
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(Credit: Verizon) A smart-home automation system using Fios, Verizon's fiber-optic communications network, is about to be tested in some New Jerse... read more »
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Seattle Seahawks President Peter McLoughlin checks out a Solyndra solar array on the roof of Qwest Field. (Credit: Solyndra/Corky Trewin) The Seat... read more »
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There's significant interest in all-electric vehicles among car buyers, but automakers have a few obstacles to navigate in order to satisfy consumer... read more »
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The U.S. wind power industry had its slowest quarter since 2007 in the just-ended third quarter, as investors turned away from the sector after C... read more »
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Now that plug-in electric-vehicle technology is ready for prime time, forward-looking cities are trying to modernize their building codes to stay cu... read more »
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New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg (Credit: The City of New York) New York City plans to restrict the use of dirty heating fuels, use its capped l... read more »
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The U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission plans to do a "systematic and methodical" review of U.S. nuclear facilities following the onset of the crisis... read more »
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Heliostats track and focus sunlight directly onto BrightSource&39's Luz Power Tower solar boiler, which contains a steam turbine to generate electr... read more »
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What if a burglar could browse data which reveals which houses in an area are empty, or a cyberattack could create an electricity blackout What if you... read more »
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