Energy & Climate

From gripping an object on an assembly line to navigation modeled off of animals' built-in sonar, nature offers an array of enviable features for robotics researchers.

Halting deforestation would be equivalent to taking the world’s cars off the road. From APP to Wilmar, some brands are turning a new leaf.

Thanks to Obama, the dynamics of innovation are unstoppable. Here's how the plan will affect your work.

From winter wheat fields in the rural thumb of Michigan to rice fields in Thailand, the cereal maker is promoting sustainability with a global reach.

It's not always easy to sell a supply-chain makeover, but these tips can help. Start with measuring your company's footprint.

A look at the links between the environment and employment — and why that relationship could get much messier in a climate-constrained world.

The looming COP 21 climate conference in Paris will be a test of just how much has changed from past attempts at international coordination.

Sensors, software analytics and distributed generation are inspiring incremental, yet profound behind-the-scenes changes to our power infrastructure.