Shining in the desert
Louis Michaud has received funding from Peter Thiel's Breakout Labs to harness energy through manmade vortexes. Will your streetlights soon be powered by a tornado?
Combining energy from multiple ambient sources generates a more stable supply for sensors
Satellites that capture light from the sun and beam power back to Earth
As nations around the world rush to reconsider their nuclear plans, nuclear experts look toward a future of smaller, safer reactors designed to greatly reduce the likelihood of a Fukushima-sized catastrophe
Google, eBay, FedEx have already started using Bloom Boxes
New technology produces energy from fuel without burning it
The groundbreaking plant produces about enough power to make a pot of delicious coffee
A company plans to construct the world's largest solar power project ever, in the Sahara
No plans currently for Wigsphere conversion
Harnessing the terawatts of energy we get from the sun
A shock absorber that generates energy and increases fuel efficiency
What's cleaner than clean coal, but also, well, filthy? Bring on the BioGas (and one cool comic)
Wind, solar, tidal-- all are battling for the renewable energy crown. But what about the six billion highly efficient short-stroke engines in our midst? What about us?
Wind, solar, tidal—all are battling for the renewable-energy crown, but what about the six billion highly efficient short-stroke engines in our midst? What about us?
A 21st century electric-car revival is under way. But the first challenge—building a cheap, safe, powerful battery—is the hardest
An innovative plan to bring high-speed Internet through electrical outlets may not see the light of day
Choo-choos and plant-based fuels are in our energy future.