Slashdot Items Tagged "energy"

Date / Time Story
Tuesday October 18, 2016 @03:05PM CO2 To Ethanol In One Step With Cheap Catalyst
Sunday October 09, 2016 @02:15PM Germany Calls For a Ban On Combustion Engine Cars By 2030
Friday October 07, 2016 @07:50PM Poland Builds a Solar-Powered Bike Path That Glows Blue At Night
Friday October 07, 2016 @05:38PM Law-Defying Transistor Smashes Industry 'Limit', Measures Just 1nm
Wednesday October 05, 2016 @11:49PM 'Nano-Machines' Win European Trio Chemistry Nobel Prize
Thursday September 22, 2016 @03:26PM Elon Musk To Unveil Solar Roof With Storage, Charger Next Month
Thursday September 22, 2016 @11:47AM Germany Unveils a Hydrogen-Powered Passenger Train
Wednesday September 21, 2016 @06:19PM TV Manufacturers Accused of Gaming Energy Usage Tests
Friday September 16, 2016 @08:53PM GM Commits To 100% Renewable Energy By 2050
Friday August 26, 2016 @10:38AM Alphabet's Nest Wants to Build a 'Citizen-Fueled' Power Plant
Monday August 22, 2016 @07:31PM New Mexico Nuclear Accident Ranks Among the Costliest In US History
Friday August 19, 2016 @03:56AM SolarCity Plans To Release New 'Solar Roof' Product Next Year
Thursday August 18, 2016 @05:44PM America's First Offshore Wind Farm In Pictures
Friday August 12, 2016 @06:38PM First US Offshore Wind Farm To Usher In New Era For Industry
Tuesday August 09, 2016 @02:41PM Earth's Resources Used Up at Quickest Rate Ever in 2016
Monday August 01, 2016 @10:44AM Tesla Is Buying SolarCity for $2.6 Billion
Monday July 25, 2016 @01:52PM Solar Impulse 2 Plane Takes Off From Egypt On Final Leg Of World Tour
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @05:01PM There's A 50% Chance of Another Chernobyl Before 2050, Say Safety Specialists
Wednesday July 20, 2016 @12:06PM Google Testing AI System To Cool Data Center Energy Bills
Tuesday July 19, 2016 @03:54PM Windows 10 Warns Chrome and Firefox Users About Battery Drain, Recommends Switching To Edge
Thursday July 14, 2016 @04:49PM CleanSpace CO Sensor Runs On Freevolt RF Harvesting
Tuesday July 05, 2016 @06:01AM Historic Route 66 To Feature Solar Road Technology
Monday July 04, 2016 @06:10PM SolarCity Pushing Industry To 40% Increase In Useful Lifetime of Solar Power Installations
Tuesday June 28, 2016 @04:18PM Researchers Find Game-Changing Helium Reserve In Tanzania
Friday June 24, 2016 @08:11PM Sweden Tests World's First Electric Road For Trucks
Wednesday June 22, 2016 @11:50AM Opera Denies Microsoft Edge Battery-Saving Claims
Tuesday June 21, 2016 @05:42PM Elon Musk's Tesla Plans To Acquire Elon Musk's SolarCity For $2.7B In Stock
Monday June 20, 2016 @09:33PM Ultra-Thin Solar Cells Can Be Bent Around A Pencil
Monday June 20, 2016 @12:03PM Tesla Model S Floats Well Enough To Act As a Boat, According To Elon Musk
Friday June 17, 2016 @05:25PM Watts Bar Unit 2 Is The First New US Nuclear Reactor In Decades
Thursday June 16, 2016 @02:36PM Renewables Are Set To Overtake Gas and Coal By 2027
Thursday June 09, 2016 @06:55PM Apple Creates Energy Company, Looks To Sell Excess Power Into The Grid
Thursday June 09, 2016 @03:16PM Pilot Test Of Storing Carbon Dioxide In Rocks Shows Impressive Outcome
Thursday June 02, 2016 @11:05AM Chile Has So Much Solar Energy It's Giving It Away for Free
Wednesday June 01, 2016 @04:36PM Elon Musk Suggests Tesla Model 3 Won't Get Free Supercharger Use
Monday May 30, 2016 @05:19PM 'Huge Wake Up Call': Third of Central, Northern Great Barrier Reef Corals Dead
Monday May 30, 2016 @01:30PM Canada's Energy Superpower Status Threatened As World Shifts Off Fossil Fuel
Monday May 23, 2016 @11:41AM Tesla Co-Founder Says Hydrogen Fuel Cells Are a 'Scam'
Wednesday May 18, 2016 @12:37PM Australia Engineers Set New Solar Energy World Record With 34.5% Sunlight To Energy Efficiency
Wednesday May 11, 2016 @06:44PM Renewables Fastest-Growing Energy Sources, Feds Say
Tuesday May 10, 2016 @05:00PM Germany Had So Much Renewable Energy That It Had To Pay People To Use Electricity
Monday May 09, 2016 @08:44PM Tesla's Inherent Safety Saves Five Joyriding Teenagers In Germany
Friday May 06, 2016 @04:53PM San Diego To Run 100 Percent On Renewable Energy By 2035
Friday May 06, 2016 @01:56PM Solar Planes Aren't the Green Future Of Air Travel
Friday May 06, 2016 @12:12PM Elon Musk: 'We Need a Revolt Against the Fossil Fuel Industry'
Wednesday May 04, 2016 @10:37AM New Record Set for World's Cheapest Solar, Now Undercutting Coal
Saturday April 30, 2016 @06:11PM Germany Plans $1.4 Billion In Incentives For Electric Cars
Tuesday April 26, 2016 @02:11AM Tesla Will Install More Energy Storage With SolarCity In 2016 Than The US Installed In 2015
Monday April 25, 2016 @05:15PM New 'Tunneling' State of Water Molecules Discovered by Scientists
Monday April 25, 2016 @03:26PM Does More Carbon Dioxide Mean Increased Crop Water Productivity?
Friday April 22, 2016 @03:17PM San Francisco Adopts Law Requiring Solar Panels On All New Buildings
Friday April 22, 2016 @11:51AM Researchers Accidentally Make Batteries That Could Last A Lifetime
Thursday April 21, 2016 @05:01PM Solar Impulse 2 Takes Off From Hawaii To California With No Fuel
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @06:11PM The 'Impossible' EM Drive Being Tested By NASA May Finally Be Explained
Wednesday April 20, 2016 @04:47PM Senate Passes Bipartisan Energy Bill To Develop New Technologies, Improve Cybersecurity
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @04:14PM Up To 35,000 Gallons of Nuclear Waste Leak At Washington State Storage Site
Tuesday April 19, 2016 @01:41PM Solar Is Now Cheaper Than Coal, Says India Energy Minister
Monday April 18, 2016 @07:30PM Netherlands Looks To Ban All Non-Electric Cars By 2025
Saturday April 16, 2016 @08:59AM Fossil Fuels Could Be Phased Out Worldwide In a Decade, Says Study
Thursday April 14, 2016 @11:40PM Feds: TVA Executive Traded Nuclear Information For Cash In Chinese Espionage Case
Wednesday April 13, 2016 @05:34PM World's Largest Private Coal Company Files For Bankruptcy
Saturday April 09, 2016 @12:40PM Solar Panel Developed That Can Generate Electricity From Rain
Thursday April 07, 2016 @07:18PM Siemens and Airbus To Push Electric Aviation Engines
Thursday April 07, 2016 @04:59PM Tesla Says Model 3 Had 'Biggest One-Week Launch of Any Product Ever'
Tuesday April 05, 2016 @11:00PM Gov't Researchers Develop Wireless Car Chargers That Are Faster Than Plug-ins
Monday April 04, 2016 @03:05PM Half of Scotland's Energy Consumption Came From Renewables Last Year
Sunday April 03, 2016 @03:05PM Lasers Could Hide Us From Evil Aliens
Sunday April 03, 2016 @01:05PM Tesla May Need Cash To Deliver On the Model 3, Says Analysts
Friday April 01, 2016 @06:51AM Bitcoin Could Consume As Much Electricity As Denmark By 2020
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:57AM Tesla Receives 115,000 Model 3 Preorders Worth $115 Million In 24 Hours
Friday April 01, 2016 @12:34AM Elon Musk Announces $35,000 Tesla Model 3 Electric Car
Wednesday March 30, 2016 @09:07AM The World's Largest Renewable Energy Developer Could Go Broke
Saturday March 26, 2016 @02:03PM India Aims To Become 100% Electric Vehicle Nation By 2030
Friday March 25, 2016 @10:25AM Area Around Chernobyl Plant To Become a Nuclear Dump
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @07:53PM D.C. Regulators Approve Exelon's $7 Billion Takeover Of Pepco
Wednesday March 23, 2016 @12:30PM China Is On an Epic Solar Power Binge
Monday March 21, 2016 @03:56PM Apple Unveils Liam, An iPhone Recycling Robot That Salvages Parts
Sunday March 20, 2016 @07:09PM How Space-Based Solar Power Plants Could Be Built By Robots On the Moon
Saturday March 19, 2016 @11:30AM Scientists Are Developing the World's Biggest Wind Turbine With 656-Ft. Long Blades
Tuesday March 15, 2016 @05:28AM US Projected To Lead the World In New Solar Installations This Year
Friday March 11, 2016 @05:56PM Surprise Nuclear Strike? Here's How We'll Figure Out Who Did It
Friday March 11, 2016 @12:41PM Fukushima Cleanup, 5 Years On
Thursday March 10, 2016 @05:51PM Miniature Fuel Cell To Keep Drones Aloft For Over An Hour
Thursday March 10, 2016 @02:45PM Cautious Steps Toward Seabed Mining
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @08:38PM Google Joins Facebook's Open Compute Project
Wednesday March 09, 2016 @11:15AM 2015's Electricity Retirements: 80 Percent Coal Plants
Tuesday March 08, 2016 @07:21PM France's Oldest Nuclear Plant To Close This Year
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:47PM Oregon Set To Become First Coal-Free State
Sunday March 06, 2016 @01:34PM Scuba Diver Survives Being Sucked Into Nuclear Plant
Friday March 04, 2016 @06:28PM Scientists Have Created Batteries Using Carbon Dioxide From Atmosphere
Friday March 04, 2016 @03:57PM NRC Engineers Urge Shutdown of Nuclear Plants If Design Flaw Not Fixed
Thursday March 03, 2016 @11:32PM Aging Indian Point Reactor Shut Down By Bird Droppings
Tuesday March 01, 2016 @11:00PM Renewable Energy Shows Strong Gain In U.S.
Monday February 29, 2016 @09:54PM Scientists Achieve Perfect Efficiency For Water-Splitting Half-Reaction
Monday February 29, 2016 @01:16PM New "Super Battery" Energy Storage Breakthrough Aims At $54 Per KWh
Friday February 26, 2016 @08:43PM Bloomberg Predicts EVs Cheaper than IC Engine Cars Within 10 Years
Thursday February 25, 2016 @09:19PM Damage Report: LA Methane Leak Is One of the Worst Disasters In US History
Tuesday February 23, 2016 @01:40AM Global Wind Power Capacity Tops Nuclear Energy For First Time
Tuesday February 16, 2016 @03:41PM Camless Internal Combustion and the Digital Age
Friday February 12, 2016 @07:06PM New Metallic Glass Creates Potential For Smart Windows
Thursday February 11, 2016 @08:37PM Boeing Installs World's Largest 'Reversible' Renewable Energy Storage System
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @07:47PM Engineers Devise a Way To Harvest Wind Energy From Trees
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @12:32PM World's Largest Solar Power Plant To Supply Enough Energy For 1.1 Million People
Tuesday February 09, 2016 @01:37AM Google Working On Wireless Charging For Self-Driving Cars
Monday February 08, 2016 @07:51PM Carbon Dioxide From the Air Converted Into Methanol
Monday February 08, 2016 @05:57PM Sen. Blumenthal Demands Lifting of IT 'Gag' Order
Friday February 05, 2016 @01:56PM Intel Says Chips To Become Slower But More Energy Efficient
Friday February 05, 2016 @12:24PM Wendelstein 7-X Fusion Reactor Produces Its First Flash of Hydrogen Plasma
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @03:58PM MIT Inches Closer To ARC Reactor Despite Losing Federal Funding
Sunday January 31, 2016 @06:49PM France To Pave 1000km of Road With Solar Panels
Friday January 29, 2016 @09:02PM There's a Wind Turbine On the Horizon With Blades the Size of Trump Tower
Thursday January 28, 2016 @10:46AM Why the Calorie Is Broken
Saturday January 23, 2016 @03:31PM Gambling State Says the Solar Gamble Is Over
Sunday January 10, 2016 @02:04PM Why James Hansen Is Wrong About Nuclear Power
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:58AM Last Operating Magnox Nuclear Reactor Closes
Thursday January 07, 2016 @10:34AM Should We Fill the Sahara With Solar Panels?
Sunday December 27, 2015 @09:25PM Giant Methane Leak in California Won't Be Capped For Months
Monday December 14, 2015 @02:23AM North Carolina Town Defeats Big Solar's Plan To Suck Up the Sun
Thursday December 10, 2015 @06:48PM Germany Fires Up Bizarre New Fusion Reactor
Thursday December 03, 2015 @05:53PM If Climate Change Is a Problem Then Lunar Helium-3 Fueled Fusion Is the Solution
Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:41AM New Type of 'Flow Battery' Can Store 10 Times the Energy of the Next Best Device
Saturday November 28, 2015 @10:26AM Peter Thiel: We Need a New Atomic Age
Thursday November 26, 2015 @12:55PM Russians Build Nuclear-Powered Data Center
Thursday November 19, 2015 @09:24AM UK's Coal Plants To Be Phased Out Within 10 Years
Saturday October 31, 2015 @03:15PM Cambridge Researchers Present Lithium-Air Battery Breakthrough
Thursday October 29, 2015 @03:35PM Solar Energy in Space is not Necessarily Easy to Harvest (Video)
Sunday October 18, 2015 @09:28PM Hurricane-Resistant SURE HOUSE Wins the 2015 Solar Decathalon
Friday October 16, 2015 @07:43AM New Concerns Over Earthquakes In Oklahoma Near Vast Oil-Storage Facility
Tuesday October 13, 2015 @11:38AM Study Finds Higher Rates of Premature Birth Near Fracking Sites
Tuesday October 06, 2015 @01:21PM Cold Fusion Rears Ugly Head With Claims of Deuterium-Powered Homes
Sunday September 20, 2015 @04:36AM How Wind and Politics Pushed the Price of Texas Electricity Below Zero
Thursday September 10, 2015 @09:39AM Slowing Wind Energy Production Suffers From Lack of Wind
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:33PM Citi Report: Slowing Global Warming Could Save Tens of Trillions of Dollars
Tuesday September 01, 2015 @12:26PM Gaming Computers Offer Huge, Untapped Energy Savings Potential
Friday August 28, 2015 @10:02PM How Close Are We, Really, To Nuclear Fusion?
Thursday August 27, 2015 @08:24AM Fusion Progress: Superheated Gas Kept Stable For 5 Milliseconds
Tuesday August 25, 2015 @10:45AM Next Texas Energy Boom: Solar
Tuesday August 11, 2015 @09:18AM Japan To Restart Nuclear Power Tomorrow After Energy Prices Soar
Wednesday August 05, 2015 @06:29PM Data Center Standard Proposal Adds WEE To PUE
Thursday July 30, 2015 @11:00AM Britain Shuts Off 750,000 Streetlights With No Impact On Crime Or Crashes
Thursday July 30, 2015 @08:08AM Clinton Promises 500 Million New Solar Panels
Thursday July 09, 2015 @08:54AM Facebook's New Data Center To Be Powered Entirely By Renewables
Sunday June 21, 2015 @10:21AM 1 In 3 Data Center Servers Is a Zombie
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:20PM Transformer Explosion Closes Nuclear Plant Unit North of NYC
Saturday May 09, 2015 @09:34AM MIT Report Says Current Tech Enables Future Terawatt-Scale Solar Power Systems
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:18AM Recent Paper Shows Fracking Chemicals In Drinking Water, Industry Attacks It
Sunday May 03, 2015 @08:11PM Tesla's Household Battery: Costs, Prices, and Tradeoffs
Thursday April 30, 2015 @11:27AM New Study Suggests Flying Is Greener Than Driving
Monday April 27, 2015 @10:07AM Audi Creates "Fuel of the Future" Using Just Carbon Dioxide and Water
Saturday April 25, 2015 @07:02AM Tesla To Announce Battery-Based Energy Storage For Homes
Thursday April 23, 2015 @10:52AM USGS: Oil and Gas Operations Could Trigger Large Earthquakes
Thursday April 23, 2015 @08:31AM Japan Looks To Distributed Control Theory To Manage Energy Market Deregulation
Sunday April 19, 2015 @11:10AM Utilities Battle Homeowners Over Solar Power
Tuesday March 24, 2015 @09:42AM Elon Musk's SolarCity Offering To Build Cities, Businesses Their Own Grids
Thursday March 19, 2015 @01:51PM No Fuel In the Fukushima Reactor #1
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @10:57AM Dry-Ice Heat Engines For Martian Colonists
Sunday March 08, 2015 @08:18AM Pakistan Builds Nuclear Reactors In Karachi, Sparking Fears of Disaster
Thursday March 05, 2015 @09:36AM French Nuclear Industry In Turmoil As Manufacturer Buckles
Monday January 12, 2015 @09:47AM Chevrolet Unveils 200-Mile Bolt EV At Detroit Auto Show
Friday January 09, 2015 @01:20PM Seismological Society of America Claims Fracking Reactivated Ohio Fault
Thursday December 18, 2014 @02:10AM New Cargo Ship Is 488 Meters Long
Tuesday December 16, 2014 @11:19AM Denmark Makes Claim To North Pole, Based On Undersea Geography
Saturday December 13, 2014 @08:54PM The Shale Boom Won't Stop Climate Change; It Could Make It Worse
Friday December 05, 2014 @11:50PM Romanian Officials Say Russia Finances European Fracking Protests
Tuesday December 02, 2014 @06:38PM You're Doing It All Wrong: Solar Panels Should Face West, Not South
Friday November 28, 2014 @07:41PM France Wants To Get Rid of Diesel Fuel
Wednesday November 26, 2014 @05:01PM Two Google Engineers Say Renewables Can't Cure Climate Change
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @12:29PM Multiple Manufacturers Push Hydrogen Fuel Cell Cars, But Can They Catch Tesla?
Thursday November 20, 2014 @11:01AM Lessons Learned From Google's Green Energy Bust
Friday November 14, 2014 @10:44PM The Downside to Low Gas Prices
Saturday November 08, 2014 @08:36AM Americans Rejoice At Lower Gas Prices
Thursday November 06, 2014 @08:47PM Ask Slashdot: Minimizing Oil and Gas Dependency In a Central European City?
Thursday November 06, 2014 @09:18AM Pacific Northwest Lab's Sensor-Packed Fish Gauges Hydropower Facilities
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @10:59AM Scotland Builds Power Farms of the Future Under the Sea
Friday October 17, 2014 @06:31PM The Physics of Why Cold Fusion Isn't Real
Sunday October 12, 2014 @07:02PM Independent Researchers Test Rossi's Alleged Cold Fusion Device For 32 Days
Saturday October 11, 2014 @06:18PM Z Machine Makes Progress Toward Nuclear Fusion
Saturday October 04, 2014 @07:42AM Solar Could Lead In Power Production By 2050
Thursday October 02, 2014 @05:33PM MIT Study Outlines a 'Perfect' Solar Cell
Friday September 26, 2014 @11:39PM Utilities Should Worry; Rooftop Solar Could Soon Cut Their Profit
Thursday September 25, 2014 @03:39PM Catch Oil Polluters With Open Source Tools Using the Homebrew Oil Testing Kit
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @08:15AM Liquid Sponges Extract Hydrogen From Water
Thursday September 11, 2014 @07:36PM If Tesla Can Run Its Gigafactory On 100% Renewables, Why Can't Others?
Tuesday September 09, 2014 @08:16AM Tesla Plans To Power Its Gigafactory With Renewables Alone
Monday August 25, 2014 @06:22PM NRC Analyst Calls To Close Diablo Canyon, CA's Last Remaining Nuclear Plant
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @08:28AM Gas Cooled Reactors Shut Down In UK
Monday August 11, 2014 @11:27AM Brookings Study Calls Solar, Wind Power the Most Expensive Fossil Alternatives
Sunday August 10, 2014 @10:21AM Floridian (and Southern) Governmental Regulations Are Unfriendly To Solar Power
Friday August 08, 2014 @10:32PM New Process Promises Ammonia From Air, Water, and Sunlight
Thursday August 07, 2014 @03:46PM TEPCO: Nearly All Nuclear Fuel Melted At Fukushima No. 3 Reactor
Saturday July 26, 2014 @11:37PM Report: Nuclear Plants Should Focus On Risks Posed By External Events
Saturday July 26, 2014 @10:00AM Greenpeace: Amazon Fire Burns More Coal and Gas Than It Should
Tuesday July 22, 2014 @11:08AM MIT Combines Carbon Foam and Graphite Flakes For Efficient Solar Steam Generati
Thursday July 03, 2014 @04:01PM California Property Tax Exemptions For Solar Energy Systems Extended To 2025
Thursday July 03, 2014 @08:44AM Senate Budgetmakers Move To End US Participation In ITER
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @10:09AM Western Energy Companies Under Sabotage Threat
Friday June 27, 2014 @08:45PM Germany's Glut of Electricity Causing Prices To Plummet
Friday June 27, 2014 @04:11PM Half of Germany's Power Supplied By Solar, Briefly
Friday June 20, 2014 @04:16PM Continuous System For Converting Waste Plastics Into Crude Oil
Thursday June 19, 2014 @03:20PM 2 US Senators Propose 12-Cent Gas Tax Increase