Rooftop concentrating photovoltaics win big over silicon in outdoor testing
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Rooftop concentrating photovoltaics win big over silicon in outdoor testing

A concentrating photovoltaic system with embedded microtracking can produce over 50 percent more energy per…

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Scientists Design Promising New Cathode for Sodium-based Batteries
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Scientists Design Promising New Cathode for Sodium-based Batteries

Scientists have designed a new type of cathode that could make the mass production of…

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India’s EV Drive Will Boost Power Utilities, Increase Energy Security
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India’s EV Drive Will Boost Power Utilities, Increase Energy Security

India is pushing hard to electrify its automobile market, aiming to sell only electric vehicles…

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Retail price of regular gasoline forecast to average $2.38 per gallon this summer
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Retail price of regular gasoline forecast to average $2.38 per gallon this summer

In the latest Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA forecasts that the U.S. retail price for…

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Biofuels made from waste are the business, say researchers
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Biofuels made from waste are the business, say researchers

Biofuels have a role to play in meeting the UK’s commitments to climate change mitigation,…

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Diesel is now better than gas
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Diesel is now better than gas

Modern diesel cars emit less pollution generally than cars that run on gasoline, says a…

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Neutrons Run Enzyme’s Reactivity for Better Biofuel Production
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Neutrons Run Enzyme’s Reactivity for Better Biofuel Production

Producing biofuels like ethanol from plant materials requires various enzymes to break down the cellulosic…

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Brent and WTI crude oil prices expected to average about $50 per barrel through 2018
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Brent and WTI crude oil prices expected to average about $50 per barrel through 2018

EIA now forecasts Brent crude oil spot prices to average $51 per barrel (b) in…

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Study suggests route to improving rechargeable lithium batteries
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Study suggests route to improving rechargeable lithium batteries

Most of today’s lithium-ion batteries, which power everything from cars to phones, use a liquid…

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Scientists explore electronic properties of liquid electrolytes for energy technologies
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Scientists explore electronic properties of liquid electrolytes for energy technologies

Liquid electrolytes are essential components in a variety of emerging energy technologies, including batteries, supercapacitors…

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