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Want a 'Green' Job? Don't Overlook the Midwest

States like California and Massachusetts lead the list of places in the U.S. where the “clean economy” has made the fastest strides, with big public …

How to bring solar power to the masses

If Rehan Kapadia succeeds at his job, you could power your home with solar energy for the price of a refrigerator.<br>How will the USC Viterbi School of …

These bizarre floating solar panels are solving 3 critical problems

These bizarre-looking floating solar panels are the solution to quite a few little-known energy problems.<p>They can keep the water from evaporating, …

How Colorado Is Turning Food Waste Into Electricity

Americans throw away about a third of our available food.<p>But what some see as trash, others are seeing as a business opportunity. A new facility known as the Heartland Biogas Project is taking wasted food from Colorado's most populous areas and turning it into electricity. Through a technology …

Hey, Bill Gates, our 'energy miracles' are already here

The transformation from a fossil fuel-based global economy, to one that is powered by a decentralized mix of renewables is happening far faster than …

One Thing California, Texas Have in Common Is Negative Power

A phenomenon in wholesale power markets that forces prices below zero when renewable energy supplies surge is occurring more than ever in markets …

TESLA’S POWERWALL: ACCELERATING A CLEAN-ENERGY FUTURE#Auspol

Tesla’s Powerwall will allow us to disconnect from the grid completely, writes Vivek Wadhwa.<br>Most people are skeptical that we’re heading into a …

Solar And Wind Energy May Be Nice, But How Can We Store It?

Renewable energy like solar and wind is booming across the country as the costs of production have come down. But the sun doesn't always shine, and the wind doesn't blow when we need it to.<p>This challenge has sparked a technology race to store energy — one that goes beyond your typical battery.<p><b>Heat</b> …

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