Russia plans to built floating reactors that can dock at remote Arctic cities to provide energy and fresh water. Here's how they work.
Ford is the latest automaker to drop prices on its electric cars, slicing $4,000 off the 2014 Focus EV.
After over a year of work on a proof-of-concept vehicle, the FishPi project is developing a prototype of an autonomous ocean-going surface vehicle that is powered by the sun and controlled with a Raspberry Pi unit.
Commuting into the city can be a pain. Traffic jams are inevitable and maddening. Commuter rail is fine, but nobody really wants to leave their car in a vacant lot all day. Walking is fine, too — if you're Forrest Gump.
Aston University students entered their cardboard and plywood hydrogen-powered racecar in the Shell Eco-Design competition and won.
The report also identifies current activities addressing these challenges, and discusses opportunities that exist to increase the resiliency of the energy sector.
Today, you can walk into a store and get a nice, big, flat-screen TV that uses one-third the energy of older models and has better features.
As air conditioners work hard to battle this hot summer and disasters lurk around the corner, prepare your home for a possible blackout before it arrives.
Rice could be fertile territory for battery development. The silica-rich husks left over when rice is harvested are normally turned into fertiliser additives, but there is a better solution.
It was a picture that warmed the hearts of opponents of wind farms the world over.
While it's debatable whether Oz's Emerald City meets the criteria for being an amazing "green" city, many real cities around the world make the grade on lists compiled annually by experts.
When Josh Fox received notice that a natural gas company was interested in drilling a well on his property in exchange for $100,000, he set out to investigate exactly how the towering derricks and .......
UC Berkeley visiting scholar Ozzie Zehner published an article Sunday arguing that electric vehicles are not as environmentally friendly as often believed.
When the son of the president of a desperately poor country starts buying mansions and sportscars on an official monthly salary of $7,000, Charmian Gooch suggests, corruption is probably somewhere in the picture.
The Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cells (PEMFC) are certainly promising as energy efficient devices to run vehicles in a less polluted way.
As we look toward a future of more renewable energy being fed into the grid, having reliable energy storage to back up intermittent wind and solar will be necessary for everything to run smoothly.
The craft touched down in New York over the weekend after zipping across the States, but not without some technical difficulties.
A solar-powered airplane that was set to complete an historic cross-country journey across the United States this weekend made a dramatic early landing late Saturday (July 6), when damage was observed on one of the aircraft's wings.
A key theme at this year's conference is the use of plasmas in different technologies to capture free energy. Moray King will present "Zero-Point Energy Engines from Anomalous Plasmoid Force." Mike Hingle's presentation is labeled: "Plasmatic Magneti
At Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands, researchers are working on a novel, albeit somewhat distasteful, alternative to fossil fuels.
A French company, Power JMD, appears to have an exotic free energy device that is getting close to market (some time in "2013 or 2014").
Solar Impulse pilot and co-founder André Borschberg departed Washington D.C. this morning and is on his way to New York City right now in an airplane powered entirely by the sun.
The Energy Information Administration offers this interesting historical chart showing how energy sources have evolved in the United States.
Falling costs are making fuel-cell vehicles look like a plausible alternative to conventional cars.
We live in a world hungry for electricity. New factories, new consumer electronics, new cars fueled by electrons.
The U.S. Energy Information Administration reviews big changes in energy use since the Declaration of Independence.
The European airline industry has seen the future of aviation. It’s sleek and organic, carries a sextet of turbines, and its powertrain works a lot like the Chevrolet Volt.
Perpetual flight is going, so get ready for planes that just keep going and going and going...
NREL shows that Corning’s Willow glass can be used to make flexible solar cells that could be installed in place of roofing shingles
Here's some more data from AEI's Mark Perry showing the insane surge in Texas oil production: