The case of the missing gas mileage
Contrary to common perception, the major automakers have produced large increases in fuel efficiency through better technology in recent decades. Theres just one catch: All those advances have barely ...
Mazda to showcase i-ELOOP fuel-saving braking system
Battery electrode's 40,000 charge cycles look promising for grid storage
Columbia grads design solar-pillow lights for global village
IAA says 'Yes We Can' to power plants in orbit
Rossi's E-Cat gets first customers, but questions remain
(PhysOrg.com) -- Italian scientist Andrea Rossi has spent the past year giving demonstrations of a device that he claims can generate large amounts of energy due to a little-understood nuclear process. His latest demonstration, performed on October 28th, has attracted some o ...
Research sparks record-breaking solar cell performances
(PhysOrg.com) -- Theoretical research by scientists with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) has led to record-breaking sunlight-to-electricity conversion ...
Silver and white cars are cooler, says study
New record voltage for organic solar cells opens the tech to consumer electronics
Molecular Solar Ltd, a spinout company from the University of Warwick, has achieved a significant breakthrough in the performance of solar photovoltaic (PV) cells. They have achieved and demonstrated a record ...
'Smart DC' cuts electricity costs by using direct current electricity (w/ video)
Makani's flying windmills win Breakthrough award
3M shows photovoltaic film for windows
Supercritical water could lead to biomass-to-fuel conversion on a large scale
New advanced biofuel as an alternative to diesel fuel
Researchers with the DOE's Joint BioEnergy Institute (JBEI) have identified a potential new advanced biofuel that could replace today's standard fuel for diesel engines but would be clean, green, renewable ...