Fuel economy improvements are projected to reduce future gasoline use
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Fuel economy improvements are projected to reduce future gasoline use

Anticipated changes in energy consumption by light-duty vehicles in the United States are based on…

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Concrete for taller wind turbine towers passes tests, could help expand wind energy nationwide
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Concrete for taller wind turbine towers passes tests, could help expand wind energy nationwide

Sri Sritharan called up a digital map of the United States and pointed to a…

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Sequencing of Green Alga Genome Provides Blueprint to Advance Clean Energy, Bioproducts
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Sequencing of Green Alga Genome Provides Blueprint to Advance Clean Energy, Bioproducts

Plant biologists have sequenced the genome of a particularly promising species of green alga, providing…

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Fungal find offers new gateway into bioenergy research
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Fungal find offers new gateway into bioenergy research

Scientists have found a genetic modification in fungi that is more common than has been…

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Not All Cool Pavements Are Created Equal
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Not All Cool Pavements Are Created Equal

Cool pavements can help keep cities cool, right? Yes, but according to new research from…

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Unexpected Property May Raise Material’s Prospects as Solar Cell
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Unexpected Property May Raise Material’s Prospects as Solar Cell

Crystalline materials known as perovskites could become the next superstars of solar cells. Over the…

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Window Blinds With Integrated Solar Panels
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Window Blinds With Integrated Solar Panels

SolarGaps are a window blinds with integrated energy generating solar panels. It saves energy by…

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Next-gen solar cells could be improved by atomic-scale redesign
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Next-gen solar cells could be improved by atomic-scale redesign

Researchers from the Department of Chemistry have uncovered the mechanism that causes new solar cells…

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OPEC net oil revenues in 2016 were the lowest since 2004
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OPEC net oil revenues in 2016 were the lowest since 2004

Members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) earned about $433 billion in…

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Family TV viewing and SMS texting could help cut internet energy use
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Family TV viewing and SMS texting could help cut internet energy use

Scrapping automatically-playing videos in apps and reversing trends of instant messaging and on-demand services could…

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