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With an eye on the Lunar X Prize, a 100-member team of experts are trying to develop quick-response rover technology they hope will alter the way robots explore the moon and beyond.
The Seadog water pump, which captures the energy of waves to turn a generator, will be used on an offshore platform in Texas to test using ocean power to desalinate water.
The Navy funds research for on-ship desalination systems that promise to be more energy efficient, smaller, and handle water contaminants better.
Joint chemistry and nanotechnology breakthroughs are being pooled to convert the sun and sea into potable drinking water for one Saudi Arabian city.
Salt cedars native to barren deserts might combat deforestation effects and serve as an agro-friendly biofuel.
Famed technologist spends his time investing in green tech where he's seeking riskier technologies with the potential for a big gains.
Green-tech startups are splitting between those which swing for the fences and others who just try to hit safely but there's a need for both types to foster innovation.
Solar plant that will be built in partnership by First Solar, GE Energy, and Verve Energy to support a seawater desalination plant expansion in Western Australia.
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory licenses carbon nanotube technology to spinoff company for commercialization.