At this year's New York auto show, Nissan showed off its Leaf Nismo RC, a race car based on the Leaf electric car. But rather than just making it ... read more »
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Transphorm came out of stealth today with the high-profile backing of Google Ventures and Kleiner Perkins, and power-conversion technology it says can... read more »
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Stealthy solar startup Alta Devices has raised a whopping $72 million from one of the longest list of high-profile investors you might ever see, which... read more »
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Earlier this month, GE officially endorsed ZigBee as the wireless standard of choice for smart appliances in a white paper, but the Wi-Fi guys aren&'t... read more »
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Here are the stories we&'re reading today on the GreenBeat:Troubled Evergreen Solar to try recapitalization &8212' The company said yesterday that its... 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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Mirrored parabolic troughs concentrate solar energy onto pipes containing synthetic oil. (Credit: NextEra Energy Resources) The Department of Ener... read more »
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The Prius Plug-in will offer electric-only driving for about 13 miles and an anticipated 50 MPG hybrid driving. (Credit: Toyota) Folks who want to... read more »
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Vivint is a home security company looking for growth in home energy and solar installations. The company, formerly called APX Alarms, today is sche... read more »
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A Toyota FCHV-adv refueling at the new hydrogen station in Torrance, Calif. (Credit: Toyota) Toyota opened the first hydrogen refueling station i... read more »
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Algae-oil maker Solazyme picked a time of rising oil prices of more than $100 a barrel to signal it plans to go public on the stock market. The San... read more »
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Photovoltaic research at Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. (Credit: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory/Roy Kaltschmidt) The Department of Energy... read more »
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Governments should scrap policies to support biofuels because they are forcing up global food prices, according to a report by 10 international age... read more »
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Active Power is offering an updated version of its flywheel generator specifically designed for backing up microprocessor-based equipment, the compan... read more »
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India and the United States have agreed to cooperate on energy projects, including shale gas and clean energy, Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh... read more »
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Basic overview of how the SustainX system uses hydraulics to create, store, and release compressed air for making electricity. (Credit: SustainX) ... read more »
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GM Director of Design Taewon Kim (left) and GM Korea President and CEO Mike Arcamone holding the Best Concept Car award in front of the Mi-ray conc... read more »
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Home Depot, which is making an aggressive push into LED lighting, has started selling a Philips LED bulb designed as a replacement for the 60-watt i... read more »
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Out with the aluminum and in with composite material for a lighter truck and smaller engine. This truck, one of five being tested in different clim... read more »
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