Fuel cells won't significantly dent fuel consumption for 50 years -- we need to look elsewhere.
Novel extraction technologies could as much as double accessible world oil.
The institute's energy council co-chair Ernest J. Moniz describes a sweeping agenda to meet a "remarkable challenge."
MIT's Gregory Stephanopoulos is making microbes work harder to make ethanol production more efficient.
Grid computing is becoming an affordable utility for everyone.
Throw away your batteries. Tiny nanowires could power medical implants, even your iPod.
A novel approach to concentrating sunlight could cut solar panel costs.
A proposed engine design approaches the efficiency of gas-electric hybrids, but could be far cheaper.
The world's critical energy problems require solutions beyond those that policymakers are exploring now.