With Keystone Stalled, Another Canadian Pipeline Aims For US
August 25 2014 2:03 PM
Calgary pipeline company Enbridge has at least two projects underway to boost tar sands oil shipments.
Lockheed Martin Buys MIT-Spinoff Sun Catalytix
August 25 2014 10:49 AM
The Cambridge, Massachusetts, energy storage firm once received a $4 million Department of Energy grant to develop an “artificial leaf.”
World's Largest Tidal Energy Project To Start In 2014
August 25 2014 9:12 AM
Atlantis Resources says it raised the $85 million it needs to begin work on the 398-megawatt project offshore Scotland.
How Dollar-A-Gallon Gas Could Still Be Possible
August 22 2014 10:26 AM
Efforts to turn natural gas to liquid fuels have so far been prohibitively expensive. Siluria Technologies says it can fix that.
Rosneft Partnering With Norway Oil Driller Despite Sanctions
August 22 2014 7:29 AM
The Russian and Norwegian firms had already entered into a drilling agreement worth up to $4.25 billion in July.
Brazil Doubles CO2 Emissions As Drought Cuts Hydro Power
August 21 2014 11:19 AM
The emissions increase could undermine Brazil's position at global climate talks later this year.
Clear Solar Panel Could Turn Devices Into Power Plants
August 20 2014 10:47 AM
A "transparent solar concentrator" from Michigan State University joins a handful of fledgling "solar glass" technologies.
Oversupply Of Solar Panels Is Fading. Will Prices Rise?
August 19 2014 5:21 PM
Global solar demand is catching up with supply, which could squeeze some developers and boost manufacturing.
Oil Spill Closes 15-Mile Stretch Of Ohio River Near Cincinnati
August 19 2014 11:50 AM
The Coast Guard said the river was closed from mile markers 453 to 468, from Cincinnati to Dayton, Kentucky, while it responded to the spill.
Australia Oil Find Could Ignite Drilling Boom Off Country's Northwest Coast
August 18 2014 11:26 AM
Reports of an Australian oil find of up to 300 million barrels in the Canning Basin could be Australia's largest discovery in decades and help offset iron ore collapse.
Diesel Used Illegally In Hundreds Of Fracking Wells: Report
August 13 2014 5:35 PM
Fracking fluid disclosure forms indicate well operators injected diesel into 351 wells without getting Safe Drinking Water Act permits.
Hemp-Based Super-Battery Is ‘Better Than Graphene’
August 13 2014 2:58 PM
Engineers have discovered hemp’s energy-saving properties.
Texas Toughens Up On Fracking
August 13 2014 1:20 PM
Regulators in the Lone Star State are proposing stronger guidelines for well operators following the recent seismic outbreak in North Texas.
France Could Offer 10K Euros To Get Drivers Off Diesel
August 12 2014 4:49 PM
France’s minister of ecology is proposing that diesel drivers get a total of nearly $22,000 to switch to electricity.
Keystone XL Decision Likely Delayed Until 2015
August 12 2014 12:23 PM
The Nebraska Supreme Court's decision probably won't be reached for three to six months, further stalling Obama's final verdict.
Global Oil Demand Down As Global Economies Struggle
August 12 2014 12:14 PM
The International Energy Agency's monthly oil statistics suggest global oil demand in 2014 and 2015 will be lower than previously expected.
Oil Prices Remain Steady Despite Iraq Crisis
August 11 2014 5:18 PM
The price of crude oil is still trading under $100 per barrel despite the US bombing of Iraq.
Keystone Climate Impact Worse Than Estimated: Study
August 11 2014 10:35 AM
Obama's decision on the controversial pipeline decision hinges in part on the project's impact on carbon dioxide emissions.
Nuclear Reactors Shut Down in UK
August 11 2014 6:58 AM
The reactors' faulty boiler unit was discovered accidentally during routine inspections.
Amid Territorial Claims, Canada Launches Mission To North Pole
August 09 2014 8:59 AM
The region is believed to hold nearly 13 percent of the world’s undiscovered oil deposits and 30 percent of its hidden natural gas reserves.