The French military intervention into Mali on Friday — France’s second in as many years into a former African colony — was reportedly “seconded” by the United States. . This ought to come as no great surprise, given the Pentagon’s deepening penetration into Africa. According to the U.S. Africa Command […]


Utah State University presented a first-of-its-kind electric bus that is charged through wireless charging technology in a demonstration Nov. 15. The Aggie Bus rolled onto the streets carrying passengers today just 16 months after USU demonstrated the first high-power, high-efficiency wireless power transfer system capable of transferring enough energy to […]

The newly released Shell Sustainability Report for 2011 says “Population growth and rising living standards are driving energy demand, contributing to increased environmental stresses. As the world becomes more crowded, the stresses between the essentials of life – water, food and energy – will become more critical. Energy production needs […]