Floating Generator Transforms the Ocean's Motions into MegaWatts

While winds may die and clouds may obscure the sun, nothing can stop the rhythmic lapping of ocean waves. Now, an Australian company hopes to harness that power and covert it to usable electricity with the most powerful wave-energy generator ever created. And this is just their small-scale prototype. » 11/04/13 11:40am 11/04/13 11:40am

Here's Proof That People Have Been Trying to Go Green for Over a Century

When you think power generation in the early 1900s, coal and steam generally come to mind. But in Alexis Madrigal's upcoming book, Powering The Dream: The History and Promise of Green Technology, he shows that people were trying to find environmentally friendly alternatives via ocean waves in the nascent days of… » 4/08/11 11:40pm 4/08/11 11:40pm