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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 Mar. 5, 2012


Nuclear crisis highlights prospects for renewables

Countries around the globe, unsettled by the troubles at Japan's earthquake-struck reactors, are taking stock of the best ways to meet their energy needs.

By Mar. 31, 2011


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


Study: By 2030, world can run on renewables

Global energy creation and use computations show existing wind, solar, geothermal, hydrogen, wave, and tidal power could run the world.

By Jan. 27, 2011


Report: Carbon cap to spur nukes, gas, renewables

The latest energy and climate bill would cap emissions from utilities only, which a research firm says would lead to a major shift away from coal to other fuels.

By Jul. 15, 2010


Imperium Renewables delays IPO plans

Weeks after losing its CEO, the biodiesel maker withdraws plans for its public offering.

By Jan. 3, 2008


Biodiesel maker Imperium Renewables slims down workforce

After delaying its IPO and losing its CEO, the company reduces staff to navigate short-term challenges.

By Jan. 11, 2008


Google's love for solar may extend to other renewables

Company intends to generate 50 megawatts of electricity from renewable energy forms for its operations by 2012.

By Oct. 30, 2007


Renewables are the New Oil in at Least One Middle Eastern Oil Nation

Last year the government of Abu Dhabi made a splash in energy investment circles by anchoring a cleantech fund - one of a number of their initiatives in clean energy in solar, hydrogen, carbon capture, and others.

By Jul. 10, 2007


Google: Renewable energy is long-term effort

Company sees a lot of opportunities in renewable energy but says it will take time to make an impact.

By Apr. 27, 2011