Edison International is launching a business that will help reduce energy costs, improve efficiency and offer more environmentally friendly options for large energy users. The company's new subsidiary,
The world of solar cells could be on the cusp of a revolution, as researchers seek to boost efficiency by harnessing the power to recycle light. A new study, published Thursday in the journal Science,
The hybrid sun- and biofuel-powered aircraft will make the first zero-carbon trans-Atlantic flight this June. Everyone's heard of hybrid cars, but what about hybrid airplanes? A solar and biofuel-powered
Drones are expensive and crashes are inevitable. ParaZero has a solution: A parachute. With the ParaZero SafeAir product, a drone is fitted with a capsule containing a parachute that’s effective at very
North Dakota prohibits mounting lethal weapons on drones. Arkansas won't allow remote-controlled aircraft to photograph critical buildings such as power plants and oil refineries. Michigan bans using for
(And maybe the Amazon, too) One big promise from drones is aerial delivery. Amazon is the best-known player in this space, whose concept would go from an online order to a doorstep package in 30 minutes.
Carbon captured by coal plants would drive turbines that deliver power at night. Two big problems have been vexing environmental scientists for decades: How to store solar energy for later use, and what
War. Surveillance. Killer robots. Drones often come with these negative connotations. But photographer Eric Cheng wants that to change. "A lot of us who are drone enthusiasts or work in the profession
A US air strike has killed more than 150 al-Shabab militants in Somalia, the Pentagon says. Spokesman Captain Jeff Davis said the strike hit a training camp where a "large-scale" attack was being planned.
Sky-based deployment means unfettered wind and solar power. By Cat DiStasio Dirty fossil fuels come from the ground, but the future of energy is in the sky. Thanks to innovative engineers in the renewable
Northumberland-based OpenWorks Engineering’s SkyWall fires net-containing projectiles to disable and capture nuisance civilian drones What’s the answer to a drone that has gone rogue and is flying where