After looking around for home energy efficiency investments for years, venture capital company General Catalyst decided to buy a majority stake in C... read more »
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Synthetic biology company LS9 has raised $30 million to help fund commercialization of its process of turning plants into diesel fuel. A diagra... 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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Ford CEO Alan Mulally introduces the Ford Focus Electric. (Credit: James Martin/CNET) Ford CEO Alan Mulally introduced the automaker's first-ever ... read more »
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Tesla Model S all-electric sedan. (Credit: Tesla Motors) Tesla Motors will officially open the doors today on what may be the only automotive fact... read more »
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WALTHAM, Mass.--In the quest for renewable sources of energy, the military is giving garbage a go. The Edwards Air Force base in Southern Californi... read more »
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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 »
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(Credit: Ford) Ford wants the action of plugging in a new Ford EV to have an intuitive feel. The automaker today announced it has standardized the... read more »
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Rovigo, Italy, is a CLEAR (City and Local Environmental Accounting Reporting) town whose motto is &34'the city of change.&34' As of November, the ... read more »
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Even as the big automakers start making plug-in electric vehicles, ALTe PowertrainTechnologies is one of many companies seeking to carve out a busin... read more »
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Get ready for reliable electricity, and an automated world of electronics, appliances, and buildings, to become the new normal. That's the main messa... read more »
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Buildings are the next frontier for computerized instrumentation, leading to a collision between building management incumbents and IT companies loo... read more »
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Solar company SunRun said today it has secured enough money to finance 1,900 residential solar electric installations, helping fuel its growth. The... read more »
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Shown is a map of high-speed railroads currently under construction in the U.S., as well as corridors under development, and proposed lines under... read more »
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The Senate voted overwhelmingly today to eliminate billions of dollars in support for the U.S. ethanol industry, sending a strong message that the ... read more »
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Automotive air conditioning of the future will not be the environmental blight it has been in the past. The EPA on Monday announced it has approved... read more »
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Contemporary high-speed rail seems to have gotten the nod as a plan worthy of pursuit from the makers of the long-awaited film version of "Atlas Shru... read more »
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The Chevy Volt qualifies for a tax credit due to its electric drivetrain and battery capacity. (Credit: GM) Tax cheats found lucrative ground la... read more »
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(Credit: Ford) Ford just launched a new Web site to educate people about electric vehicles in an interactive way. The site is designed to inform vi... read more »
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LAGUNA NIGUEL, Calif.-- Waste Management wants your waste for more reasons that you might think. The company, which hauls garbage from 22 million c... read more »
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