Topic: Energy Technology
"Dead zone" -- an underwater area with little or no oxygen -- will be unusually large this year. Scientists predict between 6,500 to 7,800 square miles.
06/28/2010 02:32 pm
Natural gas could serve as a carbon-light ‘bridge fuel’ while renewable energy sources are still gaining ground in the US energy mix, a new study from MIT says.
06/25/2010 06:09 pm
Hurricane Darby has strengthened to a Category 2 hurricane. Hurricane Darby could become major hurricane later in the day.
06/25/2010 11:46 am
Obama approval rating falls as 48 percent of survey responders say they disapprove of the President's job performance.
06/25/2010 10:18 am
A federal judge said Thursday that he will not reconsider his decision to overturn a six month deep-water drilling moratorium stemming from the Gulf oil spill. That means Interior Secretary Ken Salazar might need to look for a Plan B.
06/24/2010 09:21 pm
Offshore drilling ban overturned by a New Orleans federal judge, who told the federal government Thursday he won't put his ruling on hold.
06/24/2010 03:18 pm
Environmentalists worry that burning biomass as fuel could have as many harmful ecological and health effects as coal.
06/24/2010 11:10 am
Under a ballot initiative approved Tuesday, a California greenhouse gas law could be suspended until unemployment numbers improve. Critics say the initiative is a veiled attempt at advancing Big Oil's agenda.
06/23/2010 07:12 pm
Offshore drilling moratorium could cost Gulf communities hundreds of millions in lost jobs and revenue well past the six-month term, say analysts.
06/23/2010 03:31 pm
Gulf oil spill: A undersea collision involving one of the robots used in the BP gulf oil spill containment effort allowed more oil to gush unchecked into Gulf waters.
06/23/2010 03:28 pm