- Coal, medicine, trains top Tokyo's Asia infrastructure plan Updated: May-22-15 4:15 am
TOKYO - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's offer of $110 billion in fresh infrastructure financing for Asia is as much about Japan's agenda for selling its clean coal know-how and other technologies as it is about keeping up with China.
- Fire breaks out for second time at Abu Dhabi's Masdar site Updated: May-17-15 5:46 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - The company behind a high-profile green-energy technology community in Abu Dhabi says a fire has broken out on the site for the second time in a week.
- Bird flu adds to woes at Minnesota turkey litter power plant Updated: May-13-15 4:32 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A Minnesota power plant fueled by turkey litter flopped and fell into receivership even before a virulent form of bird flu shook the Midwest's poultry industry in recent months, yet its new managers say they're confident they can keep it running for the long haul.
- UN climate chief says technology has changed carbon politics Updated: May-07-15 7:28 am
CANBERRA, Australia - Technological advances that have reduced prices and improved efficiency of renewable energy have helped transform the politics around climate change since 2009 when an attempt to forge a global deal on reducing greenhouse gas emissions failed, the U.N. climate chief said Thursday.
- World's largest fuel cell park proposed for Beacon Falls Updated: May-06-15 8:19 am
BEACON FALLS, Connecticut - A Connecticut energy company wants to build the world's largest fuel cell park in Beacon Falls.
- US, Japan miss UN climate change fund deadline Updated: Apr-30-15 12:10 pm
STOCKHOLM - A key U.N. climate fund hit a snag Thursday as major donors including the United States and Japan failed to meet a deadline for converting their pledges of climate aid into signed agreements.
- DOE awards geothermal research grants in NV, UT, CA, ID, OR Updated: Apr-27-15 9:23 pm
RENO, Nevada - The U.S. Energy Department awarded grants Monday to scientists in Nevada and four other western states to develop research for a national lab aimed at tapping hard-to-get-to geothermal energy they say someday could provide enough power to supply 100 million homes.