New research indicates that poplar trees could be an economically viable biofuel material.
Two companies are transforming the Chernobyl disaster area into a source of solar power.
Wave energy converters moored along coastal regions of the U.S. will be providing power to millions of homes in coming decades.
A radical new 'negative emissions' power plant has begun operations in Iceland.
Amazon are recycling the extra energy they give off and turning it into heat that they can use to warm up their Seattle headquarters.
People care about comfort, not kilowatts, but the energy sector struggles to translate comfort into a compelling consumer offer.
In order for batteries to help rather than hinder our climate goals, these five barriers must be addressed.
In addition to being a gorgeous tropical paradise and beloved tourist destination, Costa Rica is putting itself on the map with huge steps towards becoming as environmentally conscious as...
A new report released this month shows California may reach its energy goals earlier than expected.
Governments think too short-term for the kind of solutions global warming needs. But businesses need to realize carbon offsetting is in their own interests.
China aims to prevent power generated by its renewable energy sector being wasted by 2020.
Reducing emissions is no longer enough if we want to keep global warming under 2°C – we must think carbon-positive and assign forests economic value
Battered by the downturn in the coal industry, the Appalachia region is starting to adapt its skillset with the help of community organizations – lessons the wider world could learn from ...
Also in this week's round-up: the disturbing algorithms producing kids’ videos and why the Romans didn't have an industrial revolution.
A new IEA report suggests that India is about to surpass China as the dominant global energy force.