Long-term scientific projects like CERN and the European fusion project ITER produce many discoveries in unexpected fields along the way.
While support for coal mining has fallen, other subsidies for coal-fired power have risen substantially, researchers said.
By 2024 China will far outstrip any other country for solar panels - this is why.
These animated maps resize each country based on their share of global fossil fuel production.
Hydrogen has been touted by many as the next big thing in alternative energy. It gives off no pollutants when burned and can also be produced easily using electricity from renewable sources.
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Atmospheric carbon levels continue to rise, and a handful of nations are responsible for the bulk of the problem.
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Clean hydrogen fuel has the potential to change the industry and even the future of the planet, but there are a number of hurdles to overcome before that reality can take place.
Scientists from Cornell University suggest using biology to transform sustainable energy storage, proposing combining biological and non-biological electrochemical engineering to improve ...
Oil reserves are boosting GDP, but they aren’t the only factor driving the West African nation’s growth spurt.
The world's second most populous country is now spending more on renewables than fossil fuels.
Japan could become a champion of climate action and environmental protection by committing to 100% renewable power for the 2020 games.