Robert Bailis (Credit: Yale University) Boeing's two-year study of jatropha-curcas agriculture in Brazil has found that location choice and strong... read more »
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If Carbon Sciences succeeds, some of us will be driving on gasoline sourced from a landfill. The Santa Barbara, Calif.-based company today said tha... 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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You'll be able to get the electric Model S sedan with an impressive 300 mile range next year, but it will cost you a hefty premium over the base mod... read more »
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The Toyota Prius V has a higher roofline than the current Prius, meaning more cargo space. (Credit: Josh Miller/CNET) Toyota Prius family (phot... read more »
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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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A Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory study finds that the price of installing residential solar photovoltaic systems has fallen due to cheaper so... 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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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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Scuderi Group is one of a handful of companies seeking to break with the traditional design of the internal combustion engine in the name of fuel ef... read more »
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The Chevy Volt is as much a software engineering accomplishment as it was a mechanical engineering challenge, according to General Motors. General ... 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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(Credit: U.S. Department of Energy) Google and more than 80 other companies are collaborating with the Department of Energy to make it simple fo... read more »
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Google has not given up on its goal of making renewable energy cheaper than coal for consumers but it is not predicting victory soon, its director ... read more »
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As production of the fuel-efficient 2012 Chevrolet Sonic and Buick Verano begins this fall at the General Motors Orion Assembly Plant, 40 percent o... read more »
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CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--To reinvent the fuel business, engineers at biofuel start-up Joule Unlimited tinker with tiny life forms all day. The four-year-o... 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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Amid a full-blown humanitarian crisis from a massive earthquake and tsunami, Japan is racing against time to avert a nuclear catastrophe. Plant wor... 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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EcoATM is one of 53 companies chosen by VentureBeat to launch at the DEMO Spring 2011 event taking place this week in Palm Desert, Calif. After our se... read more »
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