It took awhile, but Panasonic has announced that it will finally make Sanyo a wholly owned subsidiary. The company said it plans to acquire the re... read more »
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Corporations crunch a lot of numbers on a lot of things but businesses, just like consumers, don't have a very good grasp on energy spending. Softw... read more »
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Primus Power has raised enough money from venture investors to build a commercial-size flow battery to store energy on the power grid, the start-up ... read more »
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CANCUN, Mexico--Mexico is pushing parties at the United Nations climate change meeting to strive for the best possible deal, although even the most ... read more »
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In May, President Obama visited Solyndra&39's Fab 2 plant in Fremont, Calif. The plant was originally intended to run concurrently with its Fab 1 p... read more »
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Rather than burning stuff to make electricity, a handful of thermoelectric-technology companies are trying to tap waste heat as an energy source. P... read more »
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Lighting Sciences Group today introduced an LED bulb designed as a replacement for a 60-watt incandescent that will be available next month for unde... read more »
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When Mike Peterson jumped into a colleague's single turboprop Pilatus and flew over the remote Central California valley that he now hopes to turn i... read more »
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The projected footprint of the California Valley Solar Ranch project, which can supply energy for 100,000 homes. (Credit: California Valley Solar R... read more »
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Compact florescent lights are the top choice for energy-efficient lighting but there's a high level of awareness for LEDs, according to a survey fro... read more »
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The IEEE is stepping up its involvement in energy-related technologies with its latest working groups. The engineering organization announced today... read more »
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Given how many variables are involved, predicting the future of energy with accuracy is difficult. But BP's annual Energy Outlook, which came out to... read more »
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Jatropha plant nuts consist of 30 percent to 40 percent oil that can be converted into biofuel. Air New Zealand, and other commercial airlines, hav... read more »
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The Obama administration yesterday unveiled plans to begin issuing new offshore wind energy leases as soon as next year under an accelerated approva... read more »
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Artist&39's rendering of the Oyster 2 to be built and installed off the Orkney Islands by summer 2011. (Credit: Aquamarine Power) Scottish wave p... read more »
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President Barack Obama set an ambitious goal today to cut U.S. oil imports by a third over 10 years, focusing on a source of anxiety for Americans ... read more »
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Ford presented a demonstration using Google&39's Prediction API to find the most efficient route for a plug-in hybrid. (Credit: Ford) To take th... read more »
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The Nissan Leaf beat out the Audi A8 and BMW 5-series to win the World Car Award for 2011. (Credit: Sarah Tew/CNET) As a herald of an electric-c... read more »
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When it comes to energy technology, nuclear fusion is the ultimate "swing for the fences." Now at least one fusion venture is getting serious attent... read more »
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Renewable chemicals company Genomatica has raised $45 million for a demonstration-scale production and early commercialization plans for a green versi... read more »
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