Category Archives: Energy

Power the entire world on waste nuclear fuel

“If all the nuclear waste currently in existence was reused in such reactors, they could supply the entire planet’s power needs for 72 years, carbon-free, claims Leslie Dewan, the company’s chief science officer.” http://www.newscientist.com/article/mg22229644.900-startups-fuel-boom-in-smallscale-nuclear-power.html?cmpid=RSS%7CNSNS%7C2012-GLOBAL%7Conline-news#.U0mygvldXTo http://transatomicpower.com/products.php  

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Natural gas to gasoline game changer

http://www.hydrocarbonprocessing.com/Article/3322210/Siluria-unveils-new-commercial-technology-to-make-liquid-fuels-from-gas.html

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Renewable fuel from CO2 and sunlight.

http://www.greencarcongress.com/2014/01/20140126-ncf.html  

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Fracking is safe

http://finance.townhall.com/columnists/maritanoon/2013/12/29/the-secret-danger-liberals-dont-want-you-to-know-fracking-is-safe-n1769437/page/full

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The Thorium Dream

A 30 minute documentary https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQ9Ll5EX1jc

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A breakthrough in upgrading heavy oil

“An innovative oil-upgrading technology that can increase the economics of unconventional petroleum resources has been developed under a US Department of Energy-funded project. The technology, developed by Ceramatec and managed by the Office of Fossil Energy’s National Energy Technology Laboratory (NETL), … Continue reading

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Inexpensive hydrogen from water

“Curtis Berlinguette and Simon Trudel have invented an environmentally friendly, highly customizable way to make a key component in a process that stores electricity by turning water into hydrogen fuel — at a price they say is roughly 1,000 times … Continue reading

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