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Today, "Photo Friday" is a picture of President Barack Obama greeting recipients of the 2010 Fermi Award in the Oval Office in 2012.
The future of coal country and the cost of national infrastructure plans—here are two podcast episodes for those looking for additions to their weekend playlist.
Replacing the U.S. power grid could cost almost $5 trillion. But new technologies can bring us power at a lower cost. What does this mean for the future of the electric system?...
This month, researchers from six continents gathered in London to discuss health and climate change - including how the energy system can evolve to improve public health around the globe...
We should treat a carbon tax like a speeding ticket
Can a creaking and inefficient infrastructure system avoid being politicized, or will jobs, clean air, competitiveness and long-term sustainability be left to states and cities to figure out?...
Energy sectors job growth is significant, according to a new report by the U.S. Department of Energy. But this growth is unevenly distributed across the 50 states due to shifts in the industry...
A series of nuclear power station shutdowns and low hydro reservoirs in France are highlighting energy security concerns this winter
The inventor of the lithium-ion battery introduces fast-charging, noncombustible battery design in a new paper published in the journal Energy & Environmental Science
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