Prices of solar and wind energy have plummeted and are even cheaper than coal or natural gas in some areas. The New York Times reports.» Read More
A Microsoft Data Plant in Wyoming uses fuel cells and anaerobic digesters for zero-carbon power.
Governments can manage climate change but will have to cut greenhouse gases to zero by 2100 to limit risks a U.N. report said on Sunday.
Mega investment firm Blackstone Group announced a new partnership to identify and to develop North American renewable power projects.
Tidal Lagoon Power's project to generate energy from tides is attracting financial interest, reports Breaking Energy.
The energy industry has seen several bankruptcies that ran into the billions of dollars, according to Oilprice.com.
Solar power is expanding its reach in U.S. homes, but power utilities are pushing back, claiming that some users aren't paying their fair share.
The residential solar market is on fire, but the trend could disrupt some traditional energy companies.
If Europe's example counts for anything, the United States has a lot of room to run with solar energy.
Believe it or not, the United States is not the top energy guzzler in the world.
Renewable energy advocates got a boost this week from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund, but it's not enough to make the oil and gas industry fret just yet.
Ikea will sell its low-cost solar panels in more countries beginning with the Netherlands.
A prominent Wall Street equity index firm says it's trying to help investors profit from environmentally conscious holdings.
Sir Richard Branson estimates the North America trucking industry could save up to $40 billion a year through new technologies.
The family of John D. Rockefeller plans to rid the $860 million Rockefeller Brothers Fund of investments in companies trading in nonrenewable energy.
Global emissions of greenhouse gases jumped 2.3 percent in 2013 to record levels, the New York Times reports.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk said the technology needed for an autonomous car will be ready in five or six years.
A company that uses solar energy to recover crude has scored financing from some big oil players, highlighting a growing niche of exploration.
The tax package for Tesla's gigafactory will be worth about $1.25 billion over 20 years, according to the Reno Gazette-Journal.
Hormel has created a custom motorcycle that runs on 100 percent refined bacon grease.
Two major tech investors have plowed $1.5 million into Helion Energy to help it develop a technology that hasn’t worked, according to Oilprice.com.
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