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American Superconductor says using underground superconductor cables is a better way to bulk up the U.S. transmission grid. Will such a DC network make inroads against AC?
Alcoholic drinks turn ceramic compounds into superconductors. Can beer-based unobtainium be far off?
A video of a Wipe'out-style toy car race is made possible using quantum magnetic levitation. Or is it?
What do you get when you cross a skateboard with a maglev train? A way cool science fair demo.
Southern California Edison now testing 10 integrated community solar plants on the grid for feasibility and efficiency.
Supersized power station, which would connect three major arteries of the U.S. power grid, to use PowerCell energy storage system.
American Superconductor to fulfill order for more than 3 million meters of wire to be used in underground direct-current superconductor cables laid in Korea and the U.S.
The Tres Amigas project calls for using high-voltage direct-current superconducting cables to transport renewable energy among the three power grids in U.S.
The Department of Energy allocates $57 million for six projects to test "microgrids" that combine demand response with renewable energy around the country.
Experts wrangle with what's the best formula for transitioning the lumbering energy industry to cleaner sources and to take advantage of green-energy innovations.