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  • No more power lines?

    Buried super-cooled electrical cables may replace towering transmission lines and carry solar and wind energy efficiently over long distances.
    12/31/2009 10:57 am

  • Wind energy industry looks to Copenhagen for a mandate

    In an interview, Denise Bode, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association, says the industry needs a renewable energy mandate from the climate conference in Copenhagen and from Congress.
    12/09/2009 12:00 am

  • Jon Wellinghoff, Obama’s energy futurist

    The chairman of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission is committed to renewable energy.
    06/08/2009 01:00 am

  • Ocean power surges forward

    Wave power and tidal power are still experimental, but may be little more than five years away from commercial development.
    04/27/2009 01:00 am

  • My ride? It’s a power plant

    Electric cars could sell battery power back to the grid in an emerging plan called V2G – ‘vehicle to grid.’
    04/24/2009 01:00 am

  • America's future wind web?

    Wind power could feed 20 percent of the US energy diet. But first, the country needs a new energy network.
    02/18/2009 12:00 am

  • Letters to the Editor

    Readers write about giving FERC more authority to site electrical power lines, why curbing population growth will lead to less greenhouse gas pollution, and the UN's efforts to aid in the Rwanda-Congo crisis.
    02/03/2009 12:00 am

  • The Monitor's View Obama's high-wire electric act

    Will he take people's land to build a national grid when local networks for energy renewables may do?
    01/28/2009 12:00 am

  • Letters to the Editor

    Readers write about power deregulation, interfaith talks, Taliban in Pakistan, and lawyers.
    08/05/2008 01:00 am

  • Letters to the Editor

    Readers write about hydrokinetic projects and home schooling.
    03/12/2008 01:00 am

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