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Researchers are developing a new kind of geothermal power plant that will lock away unwanted carbon dioxide underground-and use it as a tool to boost electric power generation by at least 10 times compared to existing geothermal energy approaches.
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2 hrs ago | Lutterworth Today
Campaigners fighting plans for a wind farm near Cotesbach are calling on people in the Lutterworth area to back them.
6 hrs ago | WBUR-AM Boston
The Patrick administration is unveiling the launch of an electric school bus pilot program as part of a renewed push to support alternative fuel vehicles in Massachusetts.
Gov. Jay Inslee tries on his own inscribed lab coat before he tours a UW building where clean-tech research is being conducted.
Senator Jeff Sessions of Alabama has opened up an investigation into the financing practices of solar developers like SolarCity.
A federal agency has awarded two Indiana manufacturers more than $15 million in tax credits intended to boost their production of clean energy equipment.
The University of Liverpool's Chancellor, Professor Sir David King, will open the University's A 10m Stephenson Institute for Renewable Energy, reports Liverpool.
Ben Wootton was just getting ready to bring his company out of bankruptcy last month when word from Washington stopped him in his tracks.
Exxon Mobil says the drive for higher living standards around the world will keep demand for electricity and transportation fuels growing even as economies get more efficient and governments put a price on pollution.
Just take a drive in Michigan's Thumb look at all of the wind turbines and it is clear: our state is working to get its energy needs met by wind and other renewable sources.
As part of President Obama's executive order last week, which included directing the federal government to triple its use of renewable energy by 2020, Obama instructed agencies to incorporate "Green Button" data further into their energy management practices.
In this Monday, Aug. 10, 2009, file photo, Center for American Progress Action Fund President & CEO John Podesta speaks at the National Clean Energy Summit 2.0, at The Cox Pavillion in Las Vegas.
Will climate change leave your investment portfolio stranded like a polar bear on melting ice floe? If your pension fund or 401 manager invests in fossil-fuel companies, it just might.
Armando Lopez sorts through tags after rinsing off the cows and equipment at Tucker Dairy outside of Pierce in 2012.
December 10, 2013 FuelCell Energy, Inc. , a global leader in the design, manufacture, operation and service of ultra-clean, efficient and reliable fuel cell power plants, today announced a significant operating milestone with the generation of two billion kilowatt hours of ultra-clean and renewable electricity produced by Direct FuelCell power ... (more)
DRAX'S journey into a low carbon future took a step forward yesterday as Energy Secretary Ed Davey opened the specialist biomass handling facilities built for the plant's conversion to biomass boilers.