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.
Braving polar bears, bitter cold and harsh economic reality.
Defying the government and even the local tribes, a stubborn group of activists remains camped out in North Dakota.
More than 15 million Americans now reside that close to such developments.
The power grid was established in the country nearly 135 years ago in Lower Manhattan. Now the state is preparing for a major overhaul of the system.
The nearly 3-mile-deep hole is a major step in determining the potential utilization of volcanoes' thermal energy.