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The company, backed by Peter Thiel’s Founders Fund, revised inflated assertions about its advanced reactor design after growing concerns prompted an MIT review.
A new Australian trial making use of spare solar storage and generation capacity will help match supply to demand.
The MIT professor who helped pioneer nanoscience and launched a new field of energy research.
And the rate of new wind installations looks primed for a surge in the next few years.
Cyclotron Road is trying to provide a way out of the dead end that is the fate of most energy research.
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.
The collapse of the Tokyo company’s nuclear development arm puts a likely end to new U.S. plants.
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.