Tesla is set to announce a way to make recharging its electric vehicles faster than filling up a gas tank.
Beyond the drilling rigs, the fossil-fuel industry spreads far and wide across the land.
Plastics have become synonymous with waste, but they can be made sustainably.
A 1938 article anticipated the opportunities—and challenges—of harnessing the sun’s energy.
Zeroing in on black carbon may slow the effects of greenhouse-gas emissions.
New tech will lower the cost of carbon capture, but the sheer scale needed to reduce emissions prevent it from being a panacea.
A novel software tool could make it far easier to bring new energy storage technologies to market.
Techniques developed at MIT and Pacific Northwest National Lab could make it more affordable to burn fossil fuels without releasing carbon dioxide to the atmosphere.
A battery made of cheap materials could store power when it’s windy for use when it’s not.
A battery-swapping startup’s innovative system for charging electric vehicles suffered from overreach and limited consumer demand.