The collapse of the Tokyo company’s nuclear development arm puts a likely end to new U.S. plants.
And the rate of new wind installations looks primed for a surge in the next few years.
Industrialization, coal-fired power plants, and a lack of regulation mean the problem is just going to get worse, even as richer nations clean up their air.
Zeolite beads are a better, more efficient way to prevent crops from rotting in humid parts of the globe.
Japanese tinkerers created a tiny, flower-pollinating drone for a world without insects.
Donald Trump’s choice for EPA director would put at risk the nation’s ability to meet its Paris climate commitments.
The West is struggling to build out safer reactors, but China shows no such delays.
Defunding programs like ARPA-E and the Office of Energy Efficiency would stall clean energy advances and cost jobs.
Impressive as they are, the giant lithium-ion batteries probably aren’t the key to our energy future.
Coastal areas of the northeastern U.S. could experience huge increases in sea level by 2100, and its largest city is already preparing.