Tesla reportedly working on its own battery cell...
Automaker Tesla is looking into how it might own another key part of its supply chain, through research being done at a...
This robot crawls along wind turbine blades...
Wind turbines are a great source of clean power, but their apparent simplicity — just a big thing that spins...
Scientists discover a new way to provide plants...
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have discovered a new method for delivering key nutrients to plant roots...
Climate change, AI and ethical leadership in...
“I just want to be proud of the company that I work for,” Maren Costa told me recently. Costa is a...
Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup...
YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff decided not to wait for...
Climate justice and environmental ethics in tech,...
Nearly 8,000 Amazon employees, many in prestigious engineering and design roles, have recently signed a petition...
Fintech and clean tech? An odd couple or a...
The Valley’s rocky history with clean tech investing has been well-documented. Startups focused on non-emitting...
‘Weirdo’ Fintech VC Anthemis marches to its...
Entering into the world of Anthemis is a bit like stepping into the frame of a Wes Anderson film. Eclectic, offbeat...
These ‘microbe-grown’ headphones could be the...
The culture of planned obsolescence in electronics produces a huge amount of toxic waste unlikely to go anywhere but a...
This is one smart device that every urban home...
Living in a dense urban environment brings many startup-fuelled conveniences, be it near instant delivery of food...
Aurora Solar’s computer-generated installation...
Solar installations are becoming a no-brainer for anyone with a roof in much of the country. But getting an estimate on...
A new solar technology could be the next big...
Across the globe, a clutch of companies from Oxford, England to Redwood City, Calif. are working to commercialize a new...
Why you need a supercomputer to build a house
When the hell did building a house become so complicated? Don’t let the folks on HGTV fool you. The process of...
Cove.Tool wants to solve climate change one...
As the fight against climate change heats up, Cove.Tool is looking to help tackle carbon emissions one building at a...
Google AI listens to 15 years of sea-bottom...
Google and a group of game cetologists have undertaken an AI-based investigation of years of undersea recordings,...
Water Abundance Xprize’s $1.5M winner shows how...
You may remember that back in May, the Water Abundance Xprize named the five finalists in its contest to demonstrate...
Ocean Solutions Accelerator names its first wave...
Early this year the Sustainable Oceans Alliance announced that it would be starting its own accelerator with a focus on...
Aclima sucks in $24M to scale its air quality...
Aclima, a San Francisco-based company which builds Internet-connected air quality sensors and runs a software platform...
Are scooter startups really worth billions?
It’s been hard to miss the scooter startup wars opening fresh, techno-fueled rifts in Valley society in recent...
Google StreetView cars to help map pollution in...
From next month two Google StreetView cars will be driving around London’s streets fitted with sensors that take...