I’d like to tip my imaginary hat off to Jessica O. Matthews, the black female founder and CEO of renewable energy tech startup Uncharted Play. Her company just closed a $7 million Series A round led by
Renewable energy and new technologies that are making low-carbon power more reliable are growing rapidly in the U.S. Renewables are so cheap in some parts of the country that they're undercutting the of
Last year, developing countries — including China, India, and Mexico — invested more in renewable energy than developed ones, including the US and those in Europe. This is according to a UN-backed report
It's officially contributing to energy science. Germany just took fusion power one big, important step forward. The country's Max Planck Institute for Plasma Physics has just switched on Wendelstein 7-X,
Climate change is a global challenge that threatens all of us. But right now, it is hitting some communities harder than others. As leaders huddle in Paris to craft a universal agreement for stronger on
A simple machine can convert human waste to electricity and fertilisers. It is time to rethink how we treat this valuable resource Ta Quang Nha is a Vietnamese rice farmer, pig breeder, builder and fisherman.
“It drives like a regular car, operates like a regular car. You can refuel in three to five minutes and, you know, do 350 miles on a trip,” says Craig Scott, Toyota’s national manager for advanced technologies
Let's accept it. Climate change is a reality and current and future generations are up against the greatest challenge that humanity has ever faced. Yet some people believe that there is a trade-off between
What if there were a way to modernize the nation’s energy grid while also helping bolster renewable energy production? According to Tesla’s innovative mastermind, Elon Musk, the development of massive
Smart eco cities are in development to help house the world's growing urban population South Asian and African urban populations are set to double to 3.5bn in the next 20 years, said Atkins CEO, Dr. Uwe
This is an important step in firmly placing the issue of energy poverty into the cannon of geopolitical security and foreign policy. While energy poverty and a lack of access to energy services by billions
Costa Rica is running without having to burn a single fossil fuel, and it’s been doing so for 75 straight days. Thanks to some heavy rainfall this year, Costa Rica’s hydropower plants alone are generating
Environment SAN JOSE, Calif. — Climate experts have seen the future of America's breadbasket — and from their perspective, it doesn't look pretty. "I don't want to be a wheat farmer in Kansas in the future,"