Renewable subsidies are already paying for themselves
Two large projects in the UK could finally help deliver on the big promise of carbon-free hydrogen.
Does anyone in the White House really understand what the Department of Energy actually does? And what a horrible risk it would be to ignore its extraordinary, life-or-death responsibilities?
The order of nuns says the pipeline violates its religious land ethic in case to come before a judge Monday.
Putting solar panels on your roof won't just save you money and reduce CO2 long term — depending on where you live, installation might be free.
Scientists have discovered a new species of toad in the Great Basin of northern Nevada — just in time for its possible disappearance.
Coal provides a fraction of the jobs that other cleaner energy sources provide, and it's only going to get worse.
A local environmental activist fights to prepare her community for life beyond mining.
Two major components — the control rods and the moderator — are the best lines of defense between a plant failure and a total meltdown.
Scientists have built an algae that spits out more than twice as much fat as wild algae.
Have 50,000 jobs in coal been added since Trump became president? No, and the decades-long march of labor-cutting and automation in mining shows no sign of stopping any time soon.
From giant companies like Exxon Mobil Corp. to OPEC members such as Saudi Arabia, oil producers say their industry will enjoy decades of growth as they feed the energy needs of the world’s expanding middle classes. But what if they’re wrong?
The low intensity of light indoors suits this hardware just fine.
Since 2005, every nuclear power station in the UK has had armed protection — the Civil Nuclear Constabulary. But why does such security exist, and what does the job entail?
Today’s energy jobs are in solar and, increasingly, wind power, rather than coal. But jobs are unevenly distributed across the country.
It’s not just about politics; it’s about preparing the next generation workforce for the inevitable explosion of the clean-tech economy.
The first thing to note is that almost nowhere in the country is it cheapest to build a new coal plant.
Ray Haroldsen didn’t really notice anything was wrong.
Some 1.3 billion people lack regular access to electricity. With its reliable independent grid powered by wind, water and solar, the remote Scottish island of Eigg could hold a solution.
And, well, so are we. Fingers crossed that our energy future might look a little something like this.
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