Long-shot GOP budget proposal would slash science funding
February 7, 2011, 10:38 a.m. by Livescience.com Inc.
Senator's budget includes eliminating the Department of Energy and sizable reductions in the budgets of NASA and the CDC.
Massive solar plant receives $1.45 billion guarantee
December 23, 2010, 5:21 p.m. by Melissa Hincha-Ownby
The U.S. Department of Energy will guarantee a $1.45 billion loan for the Abengoa Solar Solana project in the Arizona desert.
Mini nuclear reactors may soon appear in a town near you
September 15, 2010, 12:39 p.m. by Katherine Butler
Experts argue that downsized power sources can provide safe, efficient energy.
Want a cheap electric vehicle? Head west, my friend
August 6, 2010, 11:03 a.m. by Jim Motavalli
Like nowhere else, the early adopter state of California is subsidizing electric cars and the chargers they'll need to plug into. It's one more reason to move to the Golden State.