Fri, Jul 27, 2012 10:48 AM by Roni Robbins
Technology is pushing down the cost of wind, solar, hydropower and other alternative energy sources.
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 2:41 PM
Thanks to robust research, new green energy technologies are everywhere, lessoning our dependence on fossil fuels. But what is it and why is it any better than coal or oil?
BETTER WAYS TO MAKE AND USE ELECTRICITY
Mon, Jul 23, 2012 7:21 AM by Hiroshi Hiyama, AFP
A recent study says that officials were poorly trained to deal with the crisis after the plant's reactors went into meltdown last year.
Sat, Jul 21, 2012 5:57 AM by Agence France-Presse
An executive at a construction firm in December told workers to cover their dosimeters, devices used to measure cumulative radiation exposure.
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 4:40 PM by Agence France-Presse
The factory will produce 1.2 million liters of algae-based biofuel annually.
Mon, Jul 16, 2012 3:55 PM by Agence France Presse
Jatropha seeds produced by the "bellyache bush" are rich in oil, and its cultivation is feasible in areas of low or no agricultural value.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 7:58 PM by Agence France-Presse
Investigations found unexpected erosion on tubes that carry radioactive water in the San Onofre power plant.
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 4:31 PM by Agence France-Presse
The report from American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy singles out the U.S. economy as a 'tremendous waste of energy resources and money.'
Thu, Jul 12, 2012 1:26 PM by Agence France Presse
Nobel-winning author Kenzaburo Oe voices the anti-nuclear power sentiment of many Japanese in the wake of a nuclear disaster.
Mon, Jul 09, 2012 4:01 AM by Agence France Presse
After a hiatus that lasted nearly two months, a nuclear reactor in western Japan returns to full operations despite protests from concerned citizens.
Thu, Jul 05, 2012 3:30 AM by Hiroshi Hiyama, AFP
The nuclear power accident was not only due to the tsunami that hit the plant, a Japanese parliamentary panel said in its final report.
Wed, Jul 04, 2012 6:06 PM by Agence France-Presse
The environmental activist group argues that the coastal region where the proposed plant is to be built has been protected since 2008.
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 10:42 AM by Agence France-Presse
Protesters rallied outside the prime minister's residence in Tokyo in one of the largest demonstrations held against the restart of nuclear reactors.
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 11:13 AM by Mariette le Roux, AFP
The researchers described the breakthrough as a 'paradigm change in battery design.'
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 1:46 AM by Agence France Presse
Obligations to cleaning up the nuclear disaster caused by the tsunami of March 2011 prevent Tokyo Electric from exporting and overseeing nuclear operations to Vietnam.