Stevens Institute of Technology takes 2015 Solar Decathlon by storm
October 19, 2015, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
The third time's a charm for the resiliency-minded contender from New Jersey.
Breakthrough process converts algae into crude oil in less than an hour
December 17, 2013, 11:39 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
No more drilling? Being able to transform algae into crude oil could revolutionize how we fuel up our vehicles.
Fisker misses $10M payment, is bankruptcy imminent?
April 23, 2013, 11:59 a.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
Luxury automaker Fisker has officially missed a $10 million payment to the Department of Energy. Is a bankruptcy filing next?
West Virginia University to compete in global contest to build solar-powered house
April 5, 2013, 2:35 p.m. by Mountaineer News
Students seek to bring a bit of Appalachia to the DOE's Solar Decathlon with a sun-powered log cabin.
Coca-Cola, Dell and others join Workplace Charging Challenge
March 11, 2013, 4:08 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
Some of the nation's most recognized brands are joining the Department of Energy's Workplace Charging Challenge.
Fuel efficiency: The gift that keeps on giving [Infographic]
November 28, 2012, 3:20 p.m. by Russell McLendon
The U.S. Energy Department explains the economic and ecological perks of its new fuel-efficiency standards.
ASU receives $15 million for algae alternative fuel research
October 10, 2012, 2:07 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
The $15 million U.S. Department of Energy grant was awarded to the Algae Testbed Public-Private Partnership at Arizona State University.
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