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June 6, 2013
A variety of hybrid and all-electric vehicles are available for consumers. | Photo courtesy of Andrew Hudgins, NREL 17078.
Comparing Hybrid and Plug-in Electric Vehicles

Check out the options for hybrid and plug-in electric vehicles this summer.

June 4, 2013
Using funding from the Energy Department, Philips Lumileds developed the LUXEON S1000 -- a commercial LED product used in outdoor street and parking lot lighting. While small, this chip is the heart of the light and as of June 2012 was brighter than a 60-watt light bulb. | Photo courtesy of Philips Lumileds.
Top 8 Things You Didn’t Know About LEDs

Counting down the top facts about light-emitting diodes. Read on to test your LED knowledge.

May 29, 2013
Home solar systems can save you energy and money. | Photo courtesy of Dennis Schroeder, NREL 22168.
Home Solar Installations: Things to Consider

Consider whether a home solar electric system is right for you.

May 22, 2013
An increasing number of employers are offering workplace charging. | Photo courtesy of Biogen Idec, Inc., a partner of the Workplace Charging Challenge.
Save at the Pump and Charge While You Work

Take these steps to work toward plug-in electric vehicle charging at your workplace.

May 21, 2013
Students can register now to save energy and win prizes with the Home Energy Challenge.
Competition Helps Kids Learn About Energy and Save Their Households Some Money

America's Home Energy Education Challenge teaches students how to save energy.

May 20, 2013
#tipsEnergy: Saving Energy During Vacation

Sharing your tips for saving energy and money while on summer vacation.

May 13, 2013
Consider the convenient options for plugging in an electric vehicle at home. | Photo courtesy of Tony Markel , NREL 18488.
Charging Your Plug-in Electric Vehicle at Home

Learn about your options for charging a plug-in electric vehicle at home.

May 7, 2013
Biking to work helps you get some exercise while reducing your carbon footprint. | Photo courtesy of iStockphoto.com/olaser
Warm Weather and the Daily Commute

Alternative methods of commuting can be fun and rewarding.

May 6, 2013
Incubator 6 awardee Sun Number converts complex aerial data into an easy-to-understand solar suitability score ranging from 1 to 100, with 100 being the ideal rooftop for solar. | Photo courtesy of Sun Number.
Solar So Simple It Is Just a Click Away

The SunShot Initiative is working to make it easier for consumers to install solar panels on their homes.

May 1, 2013
Energy Saver can help you save energy and money this spring. | Photo courtesy of iStockphoto.com/eyedias
Saving Energy and Money this Spring: A Poem

Learn ways to save energy this spring with an Energy Saver poem.