New York (CNN Business) — A secretive startup backed by Bill Gates has achieved a solar breakthrough aimed at saving the planet. Heliogen, a clean energy company that emerged from stealth mode on Tuesday,
Using mirrors to concentrate solar power isn’t new, but now the tech can push temperatures high enough to be used for manufacturing things such as steel and cement. A typical large steel mill might burn
If energy and transportation planners stop seeing their sectors as separate markets for batteries—a World Resources Institute researcher argued last week—there will be more than enough energy storage go
He Was Employee Number 7 At Tesla And Now Has Built A $1 Billion Business That Makes Your Phone Or Car Run Longer
Gene Berdichevsky was one of the early team members at Tesla. Now he’s building his own unicorn startup, Sila Nanotechnologies, which is valued at over $1 billion. One which looks like it will fuel every
A look at how one of the most important inventions in human history actually works. Solar energy is crucial to many futures. On the micro level, there's a booming solar industry in America and across globe.
Before launching the most successful smart wallet brand in the world, Olivier Momma and Rick Scharnigg were 22-year-old students with a gluttony for crowdfunding campaigns. Two years prior, the Dutch discussed
Which way does your roof slant? Because of the United States’ position in relation to the sun, south-facing roofs are the most productive for solar, followed by west-facing and then east-facing roofs.