Green Power Express Electricity Superhighway Project in Development

In order to satisfy energy needs for people in the Upper Midwest of US, The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has approved a green energy project. The green power superhighway(around 3,000 miles) will deliver energy to consumers in and around Chicago, Minneapolis and other load centers.

Shell Abandons Arctic Oil Drilling

Royal Dutch Shell is giving up Arctic oil drilling, for now. After spending $7 billion on the search and fighting for the right to...

London Power Station Generates Electricity From Fat in Sewers

A new type of power station in London will turn oil and fat, which accumulate in the sewers under the city streets, into electricity. The...

A New Research Center to Develop Methods of Generating Fuel from Sunlight

A new research center in California is about to be established after the U.S. Department of Energy has invested $122 million. Researchers from the new center will try to find ways of generating fuels made by using sunlight. The project will be led by a team of researchers at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and Caltech.

Watly, Solar-Powered Computer that Provides Clean Water, Electricity and Internet

Watly is the world's largest solar-powered computer, which provides clean drinking water, green solar power and internet connectivity. In many parts of the world, access...

Heat Flow Controlled With Atomic Precision by Illinois Scientists

Heat flow can now be controlled with atom-level precision. This, as has been demonstrated by investigators from the University of Illinois, can be achieved...

Energy Storage on the Grid to Expand by 56GW in Next Decade

Renewable energy sometimes fluctuates, which is why Pike Research is forecasting that energy storage on the grid will expand by 56GW in the...