Physicist William Cooke discusses the potential for algal biofuels to become the next big alternative energy source.
Gernot Wagner, an economist with the Environmental Defense Fund, believes business will push for policy change.
By promoting business partnerships, producers of primary materials can find a new source of competitive advantage.
A leading solar energy policy advocate explains how this dynamic, rapidly maturing industry can reach its true potential.
Two top leaders of the Middle East telecom company Etisalat explain how they recruit and retain people in frontier markets — the most challenging business environments in the world.
Increasing capacity per dollar in computer technology has driven exponential growth for 50 years. The same could happen in the energy industry.
The wind, solar, biomass, and geothermal sector has grown in fits and starts — and now may have the momentum to become a self-sustaining industry.
A review of Earth, Inc., by Gregory Unruh.
A hasty, large-scale movement away from nuclear power would not resolve most of the issues raised by the ongoing crisis in Japan. Instead, we need more thoughtful discussions now about the energy systems of the future.
How the world’s cities develop their infrastructure over the next 30 years will determine the future path of global warming.