Despite the need to reduce carbon dioxide emissions, the burning of coal has only been accelerating.
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Nest Labs is a startup in deep stealth that is deploying the world's best user interface designers against the world's most boring enterprise: saving energy
Belkin buys Zensi, which makes sensors to track domestic energy and water usage.
A device called Somniloquy processes network traffic autonomously, allowing a computer's CPU, hard disk, and display to be powered down.
Self-organizing equipment could cut energy bills.
New publications, experiments and breakthroughs in information technology--and what they mean.
A device from Argonne National Lab takes a fresh approach to generating t-rays.
New nonsilicon transistors could be integrated into existing chip-making processes.
Rocket scientist Franklin Chang Diaz talks about finding the power and propulsion required to colonize space.
An array of zinc-oxide nanowires that generates current when vibrated with ultrasonic waves could provide a new way to power biological sensors and nanodevices.