| Mar 15, 2013
| 1:38 PM
President Barack Obama returned to Chicago Friday to push an energy policy aimed at weaning the country off of oil by using revenues from increased oil and gas production.
In a roughly 20-minute speech at Argonne National Laboratory, Obama touched on...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 5:48 PM
The Orange County Great Park once again raised the Irvine's City Council's hackles.
The carousel and balloon rides starred prominently at Tuesday's meeting, as did the U.S. Department of Energy Solar Decathlon.
These items, pulled from the meeting's...
| Mar 18, 2013
| 6:02 AM
Congressional backers of a proposed Smithsonian-affiliated museum devoted to the history and culture of American Latinos didn't succeed the first time around, so they're trying again.
The bipartisan bills resubmitted Friday in the U.S. House and...
| Mar 2, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Safety, education, a city library and local business were the linchpins of Irvine Mayor Steven S. Choi's first State of the City address Tuesday.
Choi, flanked by the rest of the council, started by offering his condolences to the victims of former...
| Mar 9, 2013
Moving his company across the Delaware River was a breeze for Eric Schwartz.
The CEO of Windkits and his team needed to quickly find a new location in 2011 after his firm's European parent company announced it was spinning the division off.
| Feb 18, 2013
| 11:38 AM
Gas prices have soared 35 cents in the past 30 days in Virginia. In fact, prices went up a whopping 11 cents since Friday in Virginia and currently average $3.61 for a gallon of self-serve regular gas.
According to AAA, the high prices are a result of...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 7:05 AM
You've probably noticed a bit of a change when you fill up at the gas pump.
Prices are higher and the money in your pocket is lower.
Just in the past 30 days, gas prices have soared 35 cents in Virginia.
AAA Mid-Atlantic says prices went up in...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 1:05 AM
The North Dakota State University Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics is part of a grant to develop enhanced energy sugar beets that are optimized for biofuel production. The grant is funded by the U.S. Department of Energy's Advanced...
| Feb 9, 2013
| 5:00 AM
The Tesla Model S may be a silent car, but other automakers will no doubt hear it coming.
In its first crack at a premium sedan, the Silicon Valley electric-car maker has matched or beaten the likes of the Audi A7 or Mercedes-Benz CLS — products...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 6:07 PM
Teams from Aberdeen Central High School and Northwestern Area High School will head to Huron Saturday for a regional competition organized by the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science.
The National Science Bowl is a competition that promotes...
| Jun 13, 2013
| 2:39 PM
Area business people learned how to conserve energy and reduce costs Thursday at the 2013 Potomac Edison Customer Workshop and Trade Ally Seminar at the Ramada Plaza in Hagerstown.
Representatives of Potomac Edison’s Energy Efficiency Incentive...