Scientists successfully generate gasoline out of thin air
October 25, 2012, 12:46 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Breakthrough technology takes carbon, hydrogen and oxygen from CO2 and water in the air to create methanol and then converts it into gasoline.
Sneak peek into the future with video series Future360
July 18, 2012, 2:57 a.m. by Karl Burkart
A new web video series showcases the latest greatest innovations in clean and green technology.
The future's never looked brighter for the global solar biz
January 6, 2012, 12:11 p.m. by Chris Turner
A couple of recent, high-profile news stories seem to indicate dark days ahead for solar energy. Dig beneath the headlines, though, and it turns out that 2011 was a banner year for PV and the gloom is a media invention.
Hydrogen fuel cells may soon replace batteries in Apple devices
December 28, 2011, 2:15 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
The technology would pack a lot of energy into a small space and allow laptops and iPhones to run for weeks without refueling.
Sustainability is a process of creative destruction
November 4, 2011, 4:06 p.m. by Chris Turner
Watching a 100-year-old house get knocked down might sound tragic, but it feels exhilarating. And it's a reminder that the process of change is an act of creative destruction that appeals to our darker nature as well as our high-minded ideals.
New roofing tiles may make pollution a thing of the past
September 16, 2011, 9:50 a.m. by Networx Systems
By installing roofing tile that contains titanium dioxide, homeowners can scrub the air of an average of 10,800 miles of smog per year.
Believe it or not, there's one great idea up on Capitol Hill right now
August 12, 2011, 11:31 a.m. by Chris Turner
Just before D.C. went crazy over the debt ceiling, 25 members of Congress tabled a bill that would revive a remarkably effective solar energy financing program. Does Congress have enough sense left to pass HR 2599?
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