Researchers have demonstrated a way to give concrete surfaces the ability to heal when small cracks appear, an advance that could allow bridges and other structures to last longer.
BMW’s approach to quelling range anxiety differs markedly from the tactics of other automakers.
Cree introduces an LED bulb that mimics the design and shape of traditional incandescent bulb to entice consumers to try LEDs.
The MIT spin-off had hoped to enable the hydrogen economy in developing countries, but is now at work on a flow battery using “designer molecules.”
MIT’s Moniz wants action on climate change, but can also work with the fossil fuel industry.
Stretchable batteries that can be recharged wirelessly offer a power source for wearable electronics and health monitors.
Announcing this year’s so-crazy-it-might-work award from the ARPA-E Summit.
The ARPA-E agency has increased its focus on commercializing energy research but it’s a concern the DOE has yet to fully address.
Newly observed properties mean graphene could be a highly efficient converter of light to electric power.
A ceramic membrane could unlock the potential of methane-conversion catalysts and help make use of natural gas that currently goes to waste.