Tue, Jun 19, 2012 10:11 AM by Karl Burkart
New report shows Brazil has an abundant array of available energy resources. So why is it choosing the costliest and most destructive source of all -- hydropower? A dispatch from Rio+20.
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 7:16 AM by Johannes Myburgh, AFP
Impoverished Mozambique expects that within five years, natural gas will account for 13 percent of its economy.
BETTER WAYS TO MAKE AND USE ELECTRICITY
Sat, Jun 16, 2012 3:42 AM by Agence France Presse
After an earthquake and tsunami prompted a nuclear disaster in Japan, much of the Japanese public fears returning to nuclear power usage.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 12:36 PM by Agence France Presse
The proposed route for the Keystone XL pipeline comes into question as the U.S. government considers the environmental threats it poses.
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 7:00 AM by Harumi Ozawa, AFP
Yoshihiko Noda is expected to defy public sentiment and order nuclear reactors back online for the first time since the Fukushima disaster.
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 7:42 AM by Lara Sukhtian, AFP
Projects to harness the power of the region's year-round blazing sun have already been announced by Saudi Arabia, Qatar and the UAE.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 11:25 PM by Judi Rever, AFP
Proponents of increased U.S. oil and gas drilling highlight the substantial increases in energy security and job growth it would bring.
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 11:04 AM by Russell McLendon
Global investment in clean energy surged 17 percent to a record $257 billion last year, according to two new reports by the U.N. Environment Program.
Sat, Jun 09, 2012 3:29 AM by Jinty Jackson, AFP
In anticipation of a shift from charcoal stoves to ethanol-fired stoves, a multi-national consortium plans to generate carbon credits to sell to greenhouse gas emitters in Mozambique.
Fri, Jun 08, 2012 6:29 AM by Agence France-Presse
Yoshihiko Noda said Japan could not do without atomic energy, but he stopped short of ordering a restart of nuclear reactors.
Wed, Jun 06, 2012 3:51 PM by Agence France-Presse
A new study challenges long-standing myths that clean energy technology is too expensive to adopt.
Tue, Jun 05, 2012 5:43 AM by Agence France-Presse
Increasing consumption could potentially curb growth in use of carbon-spewing coal.
Fri, Jun 01, 2012 11:57 AM by Russell McLendon
The slang for hydraulic fracturing sounds dirty and disconcerting — and now a study finds it even curbs support for the controversial gas-drilling technique.
Thu, May 31, 2012 5:55 AM by W.G. Dunlop and Salam Faraj, Agence France Presse
Iraq fails to cement its position as a leading energy supplier after selling only three of 12 potential energy exploration blocks.
Wed, May 30, 2012 3:27 PM by Agence France-Presse
The Department of Commerce said it had reached a preliminary conclusion that Chinese producers and exporters of wind towers received subsidies.