Google and its partners cleared the first major hurdle with U.S. regulators today to build a $5 billion transmission line that would transport elec... read more »
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BOSTON--Even with the excitement ARPA-E generates for its energy research, more people are questioning how to get those innovations out of labs and ... read more »
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The MyFord Mobile app uses MapQuest to find charging stations. (Credit: Ford) MyFord Mobile smartphone app (photos) LAS VEGAS--The Chevy ... read more »
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Chill factor: the N200 solar bulb basks in the winter sun. (Credit: Tim Hornyak ) The mercury reads 12 degrees outside, but it feels like minus ... read more »
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Could the Fiesta be the first North American car to get Ford&39's new 1.0-L EcoBoost (Credit: Ford) Ford's been taking advantage of its EcoBoost f... read more »
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LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.--An "energy resource management" software company co-founded by Tom Siebel called C3 is growing rapidly in a market that's lar... read more »
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Jeffrey Kaffee of Parsippany, N.J., is the first customer to take possession of a Chevy Volt, GM&39's electric hybrid car. (Credit: Emile Wamsteker... read more »
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Toshiba announced a deal today to acquire smart-meter company Landis+Gyr for $2.3 billion in a move to fill out its power business. Landis+Gyr,... read more »
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General Motors today said it will bring hybrid technology to Buick models that will improve fuel efficiency by about 25 percent using what GM calls ... read more »
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Google's PowerMeter Web application can now track home electricity from a PC or smartphone using Wi-Fi and a home's broadband connection. Blue Line... read more »
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GE will change the gas used when pouring in foam insulation for refrigerator products, a move which will reduce greenhouse gases from production si... read more »
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Home Depot will begin to offer small wind turbines and installation services from Southwest Windpower, both companies announced today. Southwest Wind... read more »
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The U.S. Energy Department said on Thursday it awarded a $967 million loan guarantee to an NRG Energy subsidiary to help pay for the world's biggest... read more »
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BrightSource has been tapped to build its LPT 550 solar thermal &39'power tower&39' system for the island of Crete, Greece. (Credit: BrightSource) ... read more »
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Toyota is testing the plug-in version of the Prius in fleets, in advance of sales to the public in 2012. (Credit: Josh Miller/CNET) 2012 Toyota... read more »
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Japanese electronics giant and battery manufacturer Panasonic has invested $30 million in Tesla Motors, the U.S. automaker best-known for its all-ele... read more »
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Toyota Motor will launch home battery chargers for electric and plug-in hybrid cars next year as it starts selling new models of environmentally fr... read more »
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Of all the approaches to cutting carbon emissions, making charcoal and putting it in the ground as fertilizer would seem one of the least controversi... read more »
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Chipmaker Freescale has designed a USB charger that knows when to stop working. At the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this week, Freescale ... read more »
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Evergreen Solar will close its Massachusetts factory, saying that the U.S. is at a disadvantage in the face of low-cost Chinese solar suppliers. Th... read more »
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