Researchers achieve a goal they've been after since the 1980s—the advance could make cars and airplanes lighter, and renewable energy more practical.
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An Israeli company aims to commercialize microbial fuel-cell technology.
Electricity prices will increase, but your bill could actually come down.
"Tunable" windows would let people adjust light and heat levels, but so far it's been hard to make them affordable.
The new design could lead to cheaper solar cells.
DOE funds will help finance construction of a geothermal facility using advanced technology.
Nanowire generators could one day lead to medical devices powered by the patient's own heart.
Belkin buys Zensi, which makes sensors to track domestic energy and water usage.
The devices could help stabilize the grid, and make charging electric cars cheaper.
Developers think these phase-change materials could reduce the need for air-conditioning.