The BMW Evolve app has settings that let you track a trip&39's distance and &34'get charged&34' at destinations that offer EV recharging. (Credit:... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
A topic most people once considered as boring as dirt--rare earth minerals--has fast become a matter of international significance with a direct impa... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
Sulfurcell&39's thin-film solar modules can be fitted into roof-top panels or used as part of a building&39's facade, as seen here at the Ferdinand... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
Abound Solar has secured $510 million to ramp up production of its thin-film solar panels and compete in the cut-throat pricing of the global solar ... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
Think&39's City car, mainly marketed to urban dwellers, has the capacity to go 112 miles on a single battery charge, but only a top speed of 60 mil... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
LAS VEGAS--General Electric today said the next phase of its $200 million entrepreneurship challenge will focus on home energy management. GE at th... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
45 seconds into Nissan&39's ad, the Chevy Volt makes an unflattering cameo. (Credit: Nissan) Given the hurdles they face in overcoming resistanc... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
The U.S. solar power sector grew 67 percent in 2010 but still lagged European markets by a wide margin in installing solar systems, the industry's ... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
Konarka&39's flexible solar cells are well suited for charging portable electronics or building-integrated photovoltaics (Credit: Martin LaMonica... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
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 »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
(Credit: Ford) From New York City to Seattle, Wash., Ford this week named 25 U.S. cities that are paving the way for an influx of electric vehicle... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
BOSTON--One of the barriers to the long-hoped-for hydrogen economy is an energy source for hydrogen. Nanoptek is one company that's tapping the sun'... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
To improve solar cell efficiency, Stanford researchers added a self-assembling monolayer (SAM) of an organic molecule to a titanium oxide semicon... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
There are solar panels that generate electricity and those that absorb heat for hot water. And now researchers at MIT and elsewhere say they've made... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
The Kia Naimo is a four-seat five-door electric concept that debuted at the 2011 Seoul Motor Show. (Credit: Kia) Kia debuted its electric car con... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
The C-Max, already sold in Europe, comes to the U.S. (Credit: Josh Miller/CNET) Ford C-Max and C-Max Energi (photos) DETROIT--With the Fi... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
As the Department of Energy moves forward to disperse loan guarantees to grow cutting-edge cleantech, its focus will shift from the maturing sectors o... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
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 »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
The different sources of natural gas, including conventional wells, shale rock, and coal beds. Not included are methane hydrates, or gas trapped in... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury
(Credit: Cree) LED lighting company Cree is taking on the overhead fluorescent lights that are a fixture of office buildings with a light source ... read more »
Discuss   Add this link to...  Bury