Tag Archives: Alternative Energy

Video: Tiny Windmills work, 10 could fit on a single grain of rice.

Imagine a world where your iPhone was out of juice and there wasn’t a Lightning cable for miles—wouldn’t it be great if you could just blow on your phone to bring it back to life?

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Nighttime Solar Power Arriving In United States

An era of nighttime solar power is dawning in the U.S. Arizona Public Service says plant developer Abengoa is now testing the Solana Generating Station, a massive solar thermal power plant that will be the first in the country to … Continue reading

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Engineering a Gasoline Producing Metabolically-Engineered Microorganism

For many decades, we have been relying on fossil resources to produce liquid fuels such as gasoline, diesel, and many industrial and consumer chemicals for daily use. However, increasing strains on natural resources as well as environmental issues including global … Continue reading

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China and Bill Gates discuss nuclear reactor plan

China and Bill Gates discuss nuclear reactor plan | BBC News. With the Japanese Disaster still fresh in mind and the seeming lack of interest in the United States for nuclear power.  Bill Gate’s firm Terrapower is in discussions with … Continue reading

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Bonneville Power Ordered to Change Wind Rules

Bonneville Power Ordered to Change Wind Rules – NYTimes.com. After reading this mornings NYTimes piece, I’m struck by the fact that the Pacific North West has an OVER ABUNDANCE of electricity.

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Google ends a renewable research project

Google ends a renewable research project | TG Daily. Othersources: TechCrunch

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ConocoPhillips, Penn State Energy Prize for airborne wind turbines

ConocoPhillips, Penn State Energy Prize for airborne wind turbines | Physorg.com  

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Lockheed Stratoliner concept is a hydrogen-powered jet that can fly anywhere on Earth without stopping

Lockheed Stratoliner concept is a hydrogen-powered jet that can fly anywhere on Earth without stopping | Mail Online

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