New laws should address long-term energy concerns--even if they lead to higher energy prices.
Startup Kior has developed a process for creating "biocrude" directly from biomass.
Biofuels that can be transported with existing pipelines could have an edge over ethanol.
GM is on the hybrid bandwagon while other automakers continue to argue against it.
A study released by the National Security Space Office says that space-based solar-power systems could be built within several decades.
Photovoltaics made of nanowires could lead to cheaper solar panels.
Big batteries will fight blackouts and could make renewable power economically viable.
Determining how fast ice sheets are melting is critical to future policy.
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At a remote outpost in northern Greenland, a team of scientists are attempting to resolve the central mystery of global warming: how quickly will sea levels rise?