Understand how alternative energy and renewable resources are changing our world, from geothermal to nuclear.
Hydroelectric power has not received the attention that solar and wind enjoy, but that could be changing.
President Obama's power plant plan has gotten plenty of blowback from coal-state politicians, but it's popular with Americans. Besides, market forces are killing coal, anyway.
BETTER WAYS TO MAKE AND USE ELECTRICITY
The battery is rechargeable, and strips of the battery can be stacked on top of one another to produce more power.
There are good reasons to be skeptical of the claims being made by Solar Roadways as they raise millions of dollars in crowdfunding.
With the purchase of New Mexico's largest solar facility, the long-term partnership is nearing 300MW of installed solar power.
El Hierro, the smallest of the Canary Islands, is becoming energy self-sufficient by relying solely on wind turbines and hydroelectricity.
Deserts have a lot of sun, but not much water. That's why researchers are advocating combined solar and agave farms.
There are 2 ways to make solar mainstream: increase efficiency or lower costs. Tin-based solar cells may achieve the latter.
Walmart is outfitting its U.S. stores with solar panels and pushing forward with solar initiatives in Mexico and Brazil.
Creating nuclear fusion on Earth involves pellets of hydrogen shot with lasers, but the heat isn't uniformly applied and the pellets become deformed, lessening their energy values.
They're baaack ... 8 Cher albums and 28 seasons of 'The Young and the Restless' later, solar panels once again grace the rooftop of a certain neoclassical mansion in D.C.
LED bulbs have better light quality and last longer than CFL's — and they'll cut your energy consumption too. Here's how to find the right glow for your space.
The U.K. carrier partners with an American biofuel firm to build a facility where the contents of Londoners' rubbish bins will be converted into jet fuel.
Utility-scale solar power requires a lot of land. But there are ways to work around that problem.
If the goldenrod gall fly is able to turn regular, freeze-susceptible fats to freeze-resistant ones, researchers might be able to mimic the process.
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