"Mattering" is measured in results, so, what's ARPA-E's track record? ARPA-E has funded 362 start-ups to date and Martin said 24 of them have attracted $625 million in follow-on funding from $95 million of ARPA-E funds.
Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a so-called superabsorbing design that may improve the light absorption efficiency of thin film solar cells and lower manufacturing costs.
Sinovel Wind Group Ltd. , the power generation company accused by the U.S. government of industrial espionage, announced that it is under criminal investigation by China's stock markets regulator for allegedly breaking securities laws.
A Seattle company is being given the green light to develop plans to build the West Coast's first offshore wind energy farm — five floating turbines off Oregon's Coos Bay, federal and state officials said Wednesday.
An unusual coalition of lawmakers from both parties, labor and business leaders, veterans groups and Canada's ambassador to the United States joined forces Tuesday to push for quick approval of the Keystone XL oil pipeline.