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OPEC nations create $750 million clean tech fund

Part greenwashing, part self-interest, a couple of OPEC nations are kicking in $750 million for clean tech research.

By November 20, 2007


Forecast for fuel rises, and OPEC contemplates price hikes

Oil consumption is on the rise, and OPEC is eyeing worldwide investments in biofuels.

By June 19, 2007


Obama sets fuel economy average at 54.5 mpg

The Obama administration finalized rules raising the Corporate Average Fuel Economy to 54.5 mpg by 2025.

By August 28, 2012


The oil industry's dilemma on supply

It's not easy being an oil billionaire all the time.

By August 2, 2007


Scream at your phone to recharge it?

South Korean research looks at recharging phones with the caller's voice and surrounding sounds. Could the science spread and energize the world with our incessant noise?

By May 9, 2011


Biofuel drivers hit with fines in North Carolina

Legal snafus nab tarheel drivers

By June 13, 2007


U.N.: Renewables could be 80 percent of energy by 2050

Solar, wind, and hydropower could supply the bulk of energy demand by the middle of the century but there are substantial political and technical barriers to that change.

By May 9, 2011


Renewables: The once and future energy source

Innovation in renewable energy today draws on years of research and experimentation in the quest to displace fossil fuels.

By March 5, 2012


Oil demand stays relatively flat, despite rising prices

The price of oil is rising, but demand continues to plug along.

By March 12, 2008