Department of Energy

Watch the Purdue INhome team design, build and and operate a solar-powered house that is cost-effective, energy-efficient, and attractive for the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon 2011. Looking to keep track of Purdue's INhome Team? For... Read More
Planet Forward
Peek into the solar powered house designs from Middlebury College in Vermont and University of Maryland. It's all for the Solar Decathlon competition sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy. WATCH!
Planet Forward
Students from 16 universities across North America competed in the EcoCar challenge to reduce the environmental impact of vehicles by reducing fuel consumption and emissions while still maintaining performance. Students worked on this project for... Read More
Middlebury College; U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon Competition
The Department of Energy hosts a Solar Decathlon every two years. Just 20 universities from around the world are selected to come to the National Mall to compete. Will the next best idea come from Middlebury? We ask tonight on Nightly Business... Read More
High-Grade metamorphic terrains, located in thousands of places around the world with many right here in the United States, shed or erode minerals of economic importance. We are working on a 40 square mile piece of New York State Owned Land (we own... Read More
Cross-posted from the Wall Street Journal ECO:nomics: Creating Environmental Capital By JEFFREY BALL One thing is certain in the race for a cleaner energy system: Nothing is going to be certain for quite a long time. Energy Secretary Steven Chu... Read More