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Kevin Bullis Editor

My reporting as MIT Technology Review’s senior editor for energy has taken me, among other places, to the oil-rich deserts of the Middle East and to China, where mountains are being carved away to build the looming cities.

Growing up, I lived for a time in the Philippines, where I knew people who lit their tiny homes with single lantern batteries or struggled to breathe through the dense diesel fumes of Manila, so I have a feel for the pressing need around the world for both cheap energy and clean energy.

  • Giant Wind Turbines

    Floating wind farms placed far offshore could lead to affordable electricity – without cluttering the view.

    50 comments

  • Hydrogen Reality Check

    Fuel cells won’t significantly dent fuel consumption for 50 years – we need to look elsewhere.

    55 comments

  • Nanocrystal Displays

    QD Vision’s Seth Coe-Sullivan is using quantum dots to make vibrant, flexible screens.

    4 comments

  • Flexible Displays

    Carbon nanotubes are showing promise in flexible, low-power displays.

  • Better than Hybrids

    A proposed engine design approaches the efficiency of gas-electric hybrids, but could be far cheaper.

    115 comments

  • Clean Diesel from Coal

    A novel catalytic method could let you fill up your tank with coal-derived diesel, cutting U.S. dependence on foreign oil.

    25 comments

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