Starting with about $1 billion in venture capital and a $535-million federal government loan guarantee, the high-profile solar-panel maker Solyndra Inc. finally shut doors Wednesday.
Royal Dutch Shell PLC has announced that it has managed to stop the leak from its faulty pipeline at the Gannet Alpha platform in worst North Sea oil spill in more than a decade.
Cooking oil is no more only a kitchen product. The common food staple has found its place in the airline industry as an unusual new fuel.
Amid the nuclear power plants coming under scanner after the mishap at the nuclear plant in Japan, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission has renewed the license of two nuclear plants in southern New Jersey for 20 years.
After being online for three years, curtains are now falling on the Google's Health and PowerMeter services. Lack of public interest has prompted the closure, said the company.
Xcel Energy is facing criticism over a phone survey from officials and residents of Boulder, who say the poll had misleading information about the ‘Energy Future’ campaign of the city.
Gas prices in the U.S. have fallen by nearly 17 cents in the last three weeks, said a survey published on Sunday. The drop in gas prices is likely to continue, it predicts.
The General Electric Co. (GE) is surely betting big on the renewable energy industry.
After a dip in 2009 caused by the global financial crisis, energy-related carbon-dioxide (CO2) emissions reached a record high in 2010, the International Energy Agency (IEA) said Monday.