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Stanford Scientists Develop Batteries That Are Greener, Last Longer Than Today’s Batteries

Scientists at Stanford University said they have developed a high-performance aluminum-ion battery that could replace the alkaline and lithium-ion batteries that are used to power devices today.

04/07/2015

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Obama Seeks $2 Billion In Private Dollars For Clean Energy

President Barack Obama is setting a goal of raising $2 billion from the private sector for investments in clean energy.

02/11/2015

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Obama Pushes For More Research To Wean Automobiles Off Oil

President Barack Obama is pushing Congress to authorize more federally funded research into clean energy technologies that can wean automobiles off oil.

03/15/2013

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Dominion Virginia Power Wants Wind Power In The Commonwealth

Clean energy, pumped in from 20 miles offshore, could soon be coming to Virginia. Dominion Virginia Power is interested in building up to 400 wind turbines in Atlantic waters.

02/02/2012