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Correction: Intel's Fab 42 plant on hold

This story has been updated to reflect that construction on Fab 42 is complete. The story previously inferred that construction was ongoing.

Read the updated story here.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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World's largest solar thermal plant is on the grid

The "tower power" plant, which uses more than 300,000 mirrors to reflect sunlight, starts delivering electricity to customers in California.

By Feb. 13, 2014

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Ivanpah solar plant starts delivering electricity (pictures)

A solar thermal plant -- owned by NRG Energy, Google, and BrightSource Energy -- is pumping power to California's electric grid.

10 Images By Feb. 13, 2014

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Unwrap presents, plant broccoli with the paper

Discarded holiday wrapping paper can get pretty insane. This paper is embedded with vegetable seeds, though, so you can bury it and grow your dinner.

By Nov. 27, 2013

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Apple to make critical new component at sapphire plant

The iPhone maker's Arizona sapphire plant could open as early as February. But just what will Apple be cooking up there?

By Jan. 30, 2014

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EasyBloom Plant Sensor

The EasyBloom system helpfully measures how environmental conditions affect your plants, but its database could provide more advice beyond houseplants.

By Nov. 20, 2008

3.5 stars Editor's rating Nov. 20, 2008

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GM's Lansing, Mich., plant meets Energy Star standards

General Motors' Lansing Delta Township Assembly Plant has received an Energy Star certification for energy efficiency.

By Dec. 6, 2011

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Zombie moss: Plant revives after 1,500 frozen years

Scientists pull a sample of moss out of an ancient deep-freeze and discover it was just waiting for a chance to grow again.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Tesla, Panasonic said to plan $1B investment in US battery plant

Tesla and Panasonic may hook up on a US battery plant with a total investment close to $1 billion, according to a Japan-based report.

By Feb. 25, 2014

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Apple's Arizona plant could make 'unprecedented' amounts of sapphire

The plant to make strong iPhone screens will open this month with 700 full-time jobs and 1,200 temporary construction jobs, Bloomberg reports.

By Feb. 10, 2014