Vacuum maker Dyson is investing in Sakti3's energy technology
Vacuum cleaner maker looks to develop 100 new products in the next 4 years
Can going green by leasing solar panels for your roof cost you money -- or give you headaches -- when you go to sell the house?.
Sweden-based Sol Voltaics has announced that it has doubled the previous world record for photovoltaic (PV) conversion efficiency using a gallium-arsenide (GaAs) nanowire array (NWA).
Just before his disappearance, Bird was investigating a supply imbalance in the oil industry, and was reporting in a way that was extremely controversial and possibly threatening to elements within that industry.
The city of Georgetown, Texas has announced plans to power their entire community with 100% renewable energy.
Less than two weeks ago we warned that based on the current oil production trend, the US may run out of storage for crude as soon as June.
Taking a leaf out of leaves' playbook
A geomagnetic storm that government scientists rate as severe hit the planet on Tuesday morning.
According to Richard Lunt, who led the research, the team are confident that the transparent solar panels can be efficiently deployed in a wide range of settings, from "tall buildings with lots of windows or any kind of mobile device that demands h
The South by Southwest (SXSW) Festival is happening now in Austin, Texas.
I've talked about how astronomers know that dark matter exists. Even though they can't see it, they detect it through the effect its gravity has on light. Dark matter accounts for 27% of the Universe, dark energy accounts for 68% of the Universe
UK-based ProAirsport has developed a hybrid microlight/glider with electrically powered wheels to taxi the aircraft into position, and a jet turbine for takeoff, climb and cruise.
Texas is famous the world over for two things on a massive scale: oil and droughts. Now the slick but dry state is becoming famous for water: that precious element that both resolves the drought problem and also makes it possible to pump more oil out
You'll have no excuse not to clean up your office
Plutonium-238 is still in really short supply
A moped spews more filth into the atmosphere than an 8-cylinder SUV. You didn't know that?
Where the rubber meets the road, there's energy to be gained
Remember that Washington birthed the 2002 coup in Venezuela, maybe because it wanted to assure for itself the oil supply before attacking Iraq. Now it is in the process of a two-front war: Syria/Islamic State, and Russia...
The United States on Monday declared Venezuela a national security threat and ordered sanctions against seven officials from the oil-rich country in the worst bilateral diplomatic dispute...
On March 9, 2015 at 7:12 GMT, the Solar Impulse 2 took flight in Abu Dhabi, embarking on the first leg of its fuelless round-the-world trip.
A pair of Swiss explorers have begun a mission to circumnavigate the globe via air and sun.
As we've noted previously, the US-Saudi joint effort to force the Kremlin into cutting Assad loose...
Tesla Motors is staffing up for its new stationary-storage unit that will make battery packs and help founder Elon Musk expand beyond electric vehicles into providing energy for homes, businesses and utilities.
It's the first big solar player to dive into energy storage--but it won't be the last.
SunEdison has bought an energy storage developer to expand its reach into an emerging market that will rely partly on the increase of wind and solar energy generation to grow.
Deepwater Wind thinks it can blow through the red tape
Over the three years since its original launch, we've seen the small but mighty Raspberry Pi put to use in numerous projects.
Isil militants attack al-Dhahra oil field shortly after capturing facilities in Bahi and Mabruk, while national army bombs airport Tripoli, as peace talks begin in Morocco
Our civilization--and presumably any civilization with a technological capacity at least as advanced as ours--runs on energy and raw materials.