Jan 27, 2015 An estimated 7 percent of new homes come with a backup generator.
Sep 12, 2014 The league makes billions through a wide network of tie-ins with big corporations.
Sep 2, 2014 Starting September first, companies in the European Union can't make or import vacuums that generate more than 1600 watts of power. Lizzie O’Leary speaks with vacuum shop owner Patricia Ware.
Nov 12, 2013 The aging grid's main protection against attack is that it's too sprawling and complicated to all go down at once.
Aug 21, 2013 Power companies are starting to steal from the mobile phone playbook, offering free nights and weekends or pre-paid plans. This can save you money, or it can blow you away with higher bills.
Dec 26, 2012 A tax credit expires at the end of December. To earn it, wind farm operators have to have their turbines up, running and plugged in.
Jul 31, 2012 Today blackouts in northern India spread to the eastern states, affecting half of the country's 1.2 billion people. Many office buildings are running on generators; More than a hundred trains were stranded in the summertime heat.
Jul 11, 2012 We live in a world full of options: 50 different kinds of cereal, hundreds of iPhone apps. But a new study has found that people consistently choose the options that are thrown at us first.
May 14, 2012 California energy companies want to build hundreds of new wind power turbines across the state. But the endangered state bird presents a special concern for wind farms.