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Chinese “Sun Dial” is the World’s Largest Solar-Powered Office Building
China, constantly straddling the line between super-polluter and clean tech pioneer, has unveiled what for the time being is the...
How About Cash for Tech Clunkers?
This week, Uncle Sam’s gas-guzzler gold rush was officially put to sleep. With some 800,000 fuel-efficient cars sold in the...
New Integrated Circuits Consume No Standby Power
NEC and Rohm are going back and forth on new engineering breakthroughs that will allow integrated circuits inside chips to...
Four energy solutions for an eco-friendlier White House
Sustainably Speaking: Buildings, a Better Future
Last week, the owners of the Empire State Building announced they were going to turn their iconic New York landmark green — as in sustainable (the color is fine as is)
The Roots of Upright Walking
Scientists determine that the need to carry babies wasn't a driving factor as early humans started walking tall
Generating Energy by Recycling Semiconductors
A team of researchers performs some nano-magic on a well-known material to increase its thermoelectric efficiency