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A national interstate system for distributing power may prove an expensive boondoggle.
ESolar expects to start up its large solar thermal plant soon.
The DOE's backing revives a pioneering clean-coal project.
Findings show that turning biomass into electricity is more beneficial than turning it into transportation fuels.
Skyline Solar, a new startup, is combining conventional technologies to lower solar-power costs.
How solar-thermal energy could shrink coal plants' carbon footprint.
Self-organizing equipment could cut energy bills.
The first prototype cell to use photonic crystals looks promising.
A mechanical device mimics how fish harness energy from water flow.