A team of British scientists is to build what amounts to an artificial volcano, pumping sulphate particles into the atmosphere.
Storing carbon dioxide underground poses little threat to health, scientists from the University of Edinburgh claim.
Racing electric vehicles - cars, motorcycles, scooters - continue to grow by leaps and bounds with new technology, new speed records and new racing opportunities.
The United States domestic solar industry continues to be a bright spot in an otherwise down economy, according to a recent report by Solar Energy Industries Association and GTM Research.
When Mazda and Australia‘s Aurora Solar Vehicle Association get together, it would appear, very good things happen, at least insofar as Aurora Survivor 2050 solar car competition goes.
Many energy researchers and environmental advocates are excited about the potential for biofuel producers to make the switch from corn to feedstocks based on large grasses like miscanthus or switchgrass.
A recent study by IBM claims that energy consumers around the globe do not have the basic information or the proper incentives to make better energy choices.
Climate change is loading the dice in favor of extreme weather events like Huricane Irene, a new report suggests.
In an effort to push cloud-based services, Google has revealed its power consumption figures for the first time.
The Solyndra collapse was a punch to the gut in the Obama administration's efforts to forge a new green economy, but the administration is making a case that not all the news these days is bad.
A three-year series of research flights from the Arctic to the Antarctic comes to an end this week, completing an unprecedented survey of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere.
Worldwide production of biofuels hit an all-time high in 2010, according to numbers released from Worldwatch Institute's Climate and Energy Program.
A Scottish firm has come up with what it calls an environmentally friendly alternative to cremation, which involves breaking the body down with hot water and potassium hydroxide.
Ford is looking to release its new electric car, the Focus Electric, for the 2012 model year.
Create new, renewable electricity systems or continue expanding the current fossil fuel electricity infrastructure?
With all the damage and destruction wrought by Hurricane Irene recently, one can't help but wonder from a green technology perspective how all of those clean energy installations in the storm’s wake fared.
Wind turbine power technology has certainly come a long way over the centuries.
SDE Energy, the manufacturer of a wave-powered hydraulic generator, claims its technology can produce electricity cheaper than other renewables.
Five percent of the electricity consumed in the United States is used to power our water infrastructure.
Reducing soot emissions from diesel engines and other sources could be the fastest, most economical way to slow the melting of Arctic sea ice, researchers say.