Most Shared Stories Tagged: energy

Development & Education

Green automobiles

The Geo Quiz is clean and green this time. Report cards got handed out today: The question is, where are the top three green automakers based, according to the survey? Extra credit if you guess where the bottom three are based.

Politics

India's nuclear power plans hit bumps

The World's Rhitu Chatterjee reports on some of the obstacles to India's ambitious plans for nuclear power. There are concerns within India about liability in the case of accidents and land takings to build the plants.

Politics

New possibilities for oil drilling

Marco Werman talks with Robert Kaufmann, director of the Center for Energy and Environmental Studies at Boston U, about the new technologies which are helping the oil industry search for oil in many areas once considered too difficult.

Politics

The impact of oil in Sudan

From the South Sudanese capital Juba, Matthew Brunwasser reports on the role of oil in Sudan's recent history. Now the south may take the majority of wells if the referendum currently under way results in an independent South Sudan.

Science, Tech & Environment

Anxiety in Tokyo

The World's Mary Kay Magistad reports on the anxiety felt by Tokyo residents about possible radiation exposure from Japan's earthquake and tsunami damaged nuclear reactors. Many city residents are skeptical of official statements.