What happens when you cross a spider with a silkworm?
Researchers in Japan have created a genetically modified silkworm which produces a new kind
In the Italian city of Milan a major European research project is examining the energy efficiency of new insulation materials. It aims to assess the
Cars are a huge source of air pollution, but in the future they could also become a source of clean energy.
That is thanks to a technology called
Dandelions are typically regarded as the scourge of gardeners. But scientists around the world are currently engaged in a race to utilise the humble
Could an original-looking tricycle developed by an American inventor in North Carolina be the commuter's dream vehicle?
According to its
The Shell Eco-marathon in Rotterdam challenges student teams from around the world to design, build and test ultra energy-efficient vehicles. This
Sitting comfortably under your vehicle’s bonnet, connected to the battery, is a simple-looking device that could become the next ‘must have’ item
With Japan being Europe’s third largest trade partner, and with the Japanese authorities prioritising energy efficiency in the aftermath of the
EU leaders will meet again in Brussels on Thursday with a view to enacting tougher sanctions against Russia over its annexation of Crimea.
They make up Europe’s unique heritage but many of the continent’s historic buildings are showing their age.
Energy efficiency, in particular, is a
Some 80 percent of European businesses have cited reducing energy costs, particularly transport, as a major objective. In Edinburgh, Scotland several
Question: “Is shale gas an economic windfall or just an empty promise? Could a shale gas boom revolutionise the European gas market like it’s done in
The world’s energy landscape is changing, but what will be next? This was one of the main topics during the KAZENERGY Eurasian Forum, an
US President Barack Obama says his government will provide nearly 5.4 billion euros over the next five years to help combat power blackouts in
Right under our feet there is a source of clean and efficient energy. La Fabrica del Sol in Barcelona is living proof. An old Catalan building dating
There are around 1.5 million sporting facilities in Europe helping people have fun, stay healthy, and have fun.
But places like gyms, swimming
Cutting energy consumption in data centres is a key priority in the IT world.
The towering ranks of servers are the backbone of our digital lives
More than three million people across the EU now work in eco-industries, producing nature-friendly goods and services.
It is an increasingly
Like water from a faulty tap, power leaks from all electronic devices – whether in use or not. The fact is a portion of our energy bill goes down the
Jörg Schulz is a baker in Germany who has found a cool money-saving new way of baking his bread.
“The NanoBak Technology, which we developed, is a
Community-level action is a great way of contributing to sustainable development. And good habits start young, so teaching people how to live greener