Lockheed Martin Corp. said its engineers had made a breakthrough in the race to build a nuclear fusion reactor. They claim that within a decade they’ll develop and deploy a nuclear fusion reactor powerful enough to light over 80,000 homes
Companies that run the nation’s vast system of oil refineries have accelerated their exports of processed fuels, particularly diesel, to foreign customers to new record highs, according to the U.S. Energy Department. Analysts say the trend has become a huge factor in keeping U.S. gasoline and diesel prices at record highs for this time of year.
UC Davis West Village is set to officially open this weekend in what the campus administration claims will be the nation’s largest so-called “zero net energy” community. The “zero net” part means that West Village’s goal is to consume only as much energy as it can generate.
Most renewable energy sources involve an obvious source of energy — light, heat, or motion. But for the second time this year, scientists have focused on a less obvious source: the difference between rivers and the salty oceans they flow into.
One of the most needed product all over the world is energy. In fact, there will be no modern conveniences without it. However, traditional ways of producing power are very harmful for our planet and become more expensive each year.…