Elon Musk received his widest TV exposure earlier this year on 60 Minutes, providing insight into his multiple technologies in response to a serious line of questioning. Obviously, things were different…
Other automakers, you, too, can build like Tesla. CEO Elon Musk says so. Tesla is now an open-source company, allowing its electric vehicle patents for outside use. Musk made the…
Solar and wind energy technologies see fivefold increases in annual patents, but researchers say policy support will be needed to keep the ball rolling.
The Clean Energy Patent Growth Index shows renewable energy patents granted in the third quarter of 2011 at record highs, with 599 patents granted in the U.S.
Dean Kamen, who invented the Segway, files a patent application for an inflatable wind turbine that would apparently serve as some sort of billboard.
While much of the wind-power world focuses on bigger gear, a Canadian manufacturer of small wind turbines wins a U.S. patent for its curved blade.
Aidan Dwyer, just 13 years old, wins a Young Naturalist Award for investigating the Fibonacci sequence and applying it ingenuously to solar-power collection.