Active Power has created an updated version of its system designed to provide seamless energy backup and tailored it for the IT crowd.
Beacon Power, which received a $43 million DOE loan guarantee from the same program that Solyndra did, is bankrupt after running out of money.
Volvo is testing out a new kinetic energy recovery system that has the potential to give cars 20 percent better fuel economy.
Beacon Power secures $43 million loan to finance a 20-megawatt energy storage project that uses spinning metal disks to store electricity and send it onto the grid.
Cubli is a cube-shaped robot that can jump up, balance on a single corner, and "walk" itself across a desk, all using off-the-shelf parts.
Robotics researchers at MIT show off the capabilities of small cube-shaped robots with no external moving parts.
Flywheel grid storage company Beacon Power has been acquired for $30.5 million in a transaction that will return about 70 percent of a government loan.
Dolphins trained by the U.S. military to find objects underwater have uncovered a late 19th century torpedo off the California coast.
It's almost impossible to hear the phrase "Suck, squeeze, bang, blow" and not smile.
Beacon Power says that its 20-megawatt energy storage system will be completed later this month, marking the largest flywheel installation in the world.