The US Could Supply 80 Percent of Its Energy with Wind and Solar
It would require an infrastructure overhaul costing hundreds of billions—if not trillions—of dollars, but technically speaking, it’s possible.
100 Percent of Dutch Electric Trains Now Run on Wind Energy
The Netherlands met its renewable energy goals a year ahead of time.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
Kites Could Soon Power An Entire Region of Scotland
The kite-powered system could reduce the cost of offshore wind energy by about 50 percent.
The World's Largest Wind Turbines Will Be Taller Than the Empire State Building
Wind energy goes exascale.
Two Words: Laser Windmill
Studio Roosegaarde pairs light art and green energy in 'Windlicht.'
Engineers Devise a Way to Harvest Wind Energy from Trees
It's not much power, but it may be enough to matter.
South Australia Is Killing Coal Power and This Town is Doomed
A renewable future won't need Leigh Creek, which is a town built on coal mining. We visited to see how the locals are facing the end.
A 2,250-Foot Tall Tower in Arizona Will Usher in the Future of Wind Energy
Set to be completed in 2018, it would be the tallest freestanding structure in the US.
In 2013, Solar Capacity Hit Record Highs While Costing Less Than Ever Before
Investment is down, but the world still installed record overall solar power capacity last year.
Gaze Into This Real-Time Wind Map of the U.S. and Be Healed
"This exceedingly cool and unembeddable (almost) real-time map":http://hint.fm/wind/ of wind movements in the U.S. -- via the brains at hint.fm -- makes for one of the better visualization experiments in recent memory, and one of the conceptually...