President Donald Trump GAGE SKIDMORE/WIKIMEDIA COMMONS President Donald Trump’s administration released a plan today to regulate carbon dioxide emissions at power plants, undercutting a much broader effort by former President Barack Obama to slash planet-warming gases. The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposal would give states wide latitude for determining how to […]

Lane Genatowski testified today before the Senate on his nomination to lead the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy. U.S. SENATE COMMITTEE ON ENERGY & NATURAL RESOURCES The first reviews from Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., on President Donald Trump’s choice of an investment banker to lead a cutting-edge energy research agency […]

“I can’t understand why they couldn’t take the prestige of the academy into account when they decided on these changes,” says László Lovász, president of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest. MTA.HU Today, Hungary’s parliament approved an amendment that makes it legally possible to transfer a large part of […]

Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy funds work on cutting-edge pervoskite solar cells, like the version here produced by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. DENNIS SCHROEDER / NREL Since it was first funded in 2009, the Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy (ARPA-E) in Washington, D.C., a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program aimed at using […]