After four years of development in engineering, building and testing, the Sonex LLC E-Flight N270DC electric airplane has taken to the skies, successfully completing its first test flight.
An examination of deep sea corals has revealed drastic changes to ocean currents in the western North Atlantic since the 1970s.
Forget all the buzz about current electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids. That’s right - Hyundai recently completed the development phase of its third-gen hydrogen fuel cell vehicle, dubbed the Tucson ix.
Tony Verrelli, CEO of a Toronto start-up known as Cleanfield, believes that the market potential for urban wind turbines is massive, and he's making some bold moves to prove it.
It's inevitable: The smart home future that will allow us to exercise greater control over our home-energy use and realize vast savings in the process.
Since Gottlieb Daimler, in a flash of genius, attached a gas engine to a wooden bike in 1885, the motorcycle hasn’t changed that much: it’s still basically a motorized bike.
Those riding buses in South Korea now have a greener option available to them as the Seoul Metropolitan Government recently announced it had begun commercial operations of full-size electric buses on its Mt. Namsan circular routes.
Google has another partner for its free energy monitoring tool, adding the PowerCost Monitor by Blue Line Innovations.
The infamous Nevada Test Site has long been known as a proving ground for nuclear weapons.
Chocolate: the finer the better. Fortunately, the recent sequencing and assembly of the chocolate tree genome is likely to benefit chocolate lovers and producers all over the world.
As we stand in our living rooms looking at the mountain of Christmas packaging around us, it's good to hear about a new technique claimed to allow 100 percent of plastics to be recycled.
Almost anyone who prefers sustainable seafood is aware of the Monterey Bay Aquarium's Seafood Watch Pocket Guides, which give shoppers the information-at-a-glance to make ocean-friendly seafood choices.
Either an innovative way to cut down on Internet congestion or the prescription for a Pokemon-style seizure a la 1990, researchers are looking towards flickering lights to act as a possible new avenue for short-range Internet communications.
Researchers at the University of Stuttgart in Berlin have designed a next-gen, "grid-positive" residence that is completely encased in glass.
Ford has announced it's to introduce its fuel-saving start-stop technology pretty much across the board in the US.
CalTech researchers have designed a prototype reactor capable of transforming sunlight into liquid fuel.
The US Army has been greening operations on a number of fronts, and the latest is a solar-powered shelter that pops up directly over a tent.
Are you sick and tired of choking on thick clouds of black smoke belching out of trucks?
Can a skateboard really qualify as a viable long-distance source of transportation?
The producers of the new film "Revenge of the Electric Car" (a sequel to 2006's "Who Killed the Electric Car?") are foregoing the traditional studio distribution model and taking it directly to the fans, via Facebook.