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“renewable energy”

Jun 20, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Eliza Strickland, IEEE Spectrum
Two MIT engineers have designed a better reactor, one that deals with the industry's biggest problems: waste and safety.
Apr 28, 2014 10:25 AM ET // AFP
El Hierro is the first to secure a constant supply of electricity by combining wind and water power without reliance on any outside electricity.
Mar 26, 2014 01:35 PM ET // Katherine Tweed, IEEE Spectrum
Altaeros Energies is launching a high-altitude floating wind turbine south of Fairbanks to bring affordable power to a remote community.
Mar 26, 2014 11:35 AM ET // Dave Levitan, IEEE Spectrum
A system solution creates drinking water and energy for impoverished neighborhoods.
Mar 24, 2014 11:44 AM ET // Nic Halverson
A new solar panel material not only absorbs light, but also emits it when electricity passes through it. Continue reading →
Mar 5, 2014 12:05 PM ET // AFP
Electricity is created from the simple friction between two substances.
Mar 3, 2014 10:45 AM ET // Dave Levitan, IEEE Spectrum
Wave and tidal power innovations offer clear advantages over many of the other attempts made to draw energy from the oceans.
Feb 26, 2014 05:00 AM ET // Alyssa Danigelis
Scientists discover that an offshore wind farm can dramatically reduce hurricane winds and decrease storm surge.
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