From weather forecasts to monitoring home appliances, artificial intelligence could play a key role.
The use of renewable energy remains limited.
The continent is highly vulnerable to climate change - but it's starting to fight back.
The impact of climate change is gaining momentum much faster than expected, while the shift from fossil fuels to cleaner energy is slow. Substantial acceleration in sustainable energy inn...
China has far and away the world's largest renewable energy capacity. It has achieved this in part though state subsidies - but are these interventions starting to hinder growth? And if s...
Despite huge global investment in renewables, our reliance on fossil fuels still refuses to budge. Could hydrogen - plentiful and non-polluting - be the answer?
The "human footprint" on our environment is becoming even more noticeable as protected areas are at risk.
To tackle shrinking coastlines, the state of Louisiana is using the Mississippi river to build new land.
Kanpur tops a list of 13 other Indian cities that are among the worst polluted cities in the world.
With water supplies decreasing, investing in solar and wind power could relieve the pressure.
Traditional biofuels are sourced from food crops, which is timely and cost-effective. New research shows this latest technique could meet growing energy demands.
British research suggests that smart technology could make outdoor recreation better for the environment and us.
The 3D-printing strategy aims to reduce labour by 70%, costs by 90% and human time by 80% across different sectors, according to the Dubai Future Foundation.
Solar can supply clean energy in devastated areas where conventional power sources have been destroyed.
New statistics show that solar and wind power are now the cheapest sources of energy.