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Germany Set To Miss 2022 Climate Targets As Coal Use Increases

Germany Set To Miss 2022 Climate Targets As Coal Use Increases

Sep 22, 2014 at 15:49 | MINING.com

Germany is likely to miss its 2022 climate targets and greenhouse-gas emissions from power plants, as the country’s use of coal continues to increase.Only last year the share…

Global Investment In Public Transport Could Save $100 Trillion Before 2050

Global Investment In Public Transport Could Save $100 Trillion Before 2050

Sep 19, 2014 at 14:42 | Futurity

Expanding public transportation, walking, and biking in cities could save more than $100 trillion in public and private spending between now and 2050.A new report shows that…

Chatting And Chewing Could Power Hearing Aids

Chatting And Chewing Could Power Hearing Aids

Sep 19, 2014 at 14:18 | Andy Tully

Researchers in Canada have developed a chin strap that could convert jaw movement from eating or talking into electricity to power small devices like hearing aids.Scientist from Sonomax-ÉTS…

Libyan Oil Production Down 30% Following Rocket Attack

Libyan Oil Production Down 30% Following Rocket Attack

Sep 18, 2014 at 15:08 | Andy Tully

Libya’s decision to shut down its most productive oil field after a rocket attack on a related refinery has cut the North African nation’s output by nearly 30 percent and…

New Commercial Nuclear Battery Being Developed

New Commercial Nuclear Battery Being Developed

Sep 18, 2014 at 15:01 | Andy Tully

There are so many ideas for improving the efficiency and longevity of batteries, why shouldn’t someone come up with a water-based nuclear battery that also includes ingredients used in sunscreens?…

Iowa Researcher Uses 3-D Printing To Understand What Lies Beneath

Iowa Researcher Uses 3-D Printing To Understand What Lies Beneath

Sep 17, 2014 at 14:14 | Andy Tully

An assistant professor at Iowa State University is using 3-D printing to teach students about geology. In the process, he’s been developing a way to understand and even predict how…

Tackling Climate Change Seen as Boon to Economic Growth

Tackling Climate Change Seen as Boon to Economic Growth

Sep 17, 2014 at 14:02 | Andy Tully

A new report says economies could expand if their governments reduce toxic emissions in cities and reduce the amount of energy and land used in industrial production.A study…

Carbon Capture Plant Runs Into Cost, Legal Obstacles

Carbon Capture Plant Runs Into Cost, Legal Obstacles

Sep 16, 2014 at 18:42 | Andy Tully

Thirteen years ago, the administration of President George W. Bush announced plans for the first emission-free coal plant, showing that America could be a leader in reducing greenhouse gas pollution…

Hyper-cold Electrons Could Mean Drastic Energy Savings

Hyper-cold Electrons Could Mean Drastic Energy Savings

Sep 15, 2014 at 13:33 | Andy Tully

Scientists in Texas have found a method of cooling electrons to nearly absolute zero, and they’ve done it at room temperature. Their discovery could lead to electronic devices that need…

Negative Outlook In Q4 For Crude And Refined Product Prices

Negative Outlook In Q4 For Crude And Refined Product Prices

Sep 15, 2014 at 13:08 | Stuart Burns

In a recent post we looked at the state of the crude oil market, how demand has been weak as a result of refinery maintenance closures in Europe and…

Future Of Azerbaijan Uncertain In Light Of Situations In Iraq And Iran

Future Of Azerbaijan Uncertain In Light Of Situations In Iraq And Iran

Sep 12, 2014 at 15:39 | Eurasianet

The unraveling of Iraq may have some interesting, even alarming implications for the Caspian Basin state of Azerbaijan. Unlike other Arab states in turmoil, including Libya and Syria,…

Controlling Crystal Growth Can Lead To Cheap, Efficient Solar Energy

Controlling Crystal Growth Can Lead To Cheap, Efficient Solar Energy

Sep 11, 2014 at 14:48 | Andy Tully

Among solar energy researchers, there’s nothing new about “perovskites” -- crystals that absorb both visible and infrared light and convert sunlight into electricity.They’ve been around since 2009. But…

Australian PM Finalizes Nuclear Deal With India

Australian PM Finalizes Nuclear Deal With India

Sep 11, 2014 at 14:42 | Metal Miner

“I do want Australia to be an energy superpower in the years ahead. We have large reserves of uranium. We have massive reserves of coal. We have extensive reserves of…

Want Fries With That? Nuclear Waste-Eating Bacteria Discovered

Want Fries With That? Nuclear Waste-Eating Bacteria Discovered

Sep 10, 2014 at 16:01 | Andy Tully

Scientists at the University of Manchester may have found a novel way to dispose of nuclear waste: unleash bacteria that love to devour it.The bacteria don’t seem to…

The World’s 10 Largest Hydroelectric Dams

The World’s 10 Largest Hydroelectric Dams

Sep 10, 2014 at 15:51 | Energy Digital

Hydroelectricity is one of the fore-runners of the renewable energy industry, accounting for over 16% of global electricity production, with a predicted annual increase in production of 3.1%.  China is…

Promising New Membrane Traps Greenhouse Gases

Promising New Membrane Traps Greenhouse Gases

Sep 09, 2014 at 16:12 | Andy Tully

Japanese researchers have developed a finely porous membrane that can trap greenhouse gases but lets clean air pass through.The work at Kyoto University’s Institute for Integrated Cell-material Sciences…

Kyocera Announces Largest Floating Solar Farm in the World

Kyocera Announces Largest Floating Solar Farm in the World

Sep 09, 2014 at 16:07 | Energy Digital

The world may already be familiar with offshore wind, but what about offshore solar?Japanese technology giant Kyocera has announced the beginning of one of its most ambitious projects…

TNT, Nanotubes And A Laser Lighter Can Mean Efficient Power Generation

TNT, Nanotubes And A Laser Lighter Can Mean Efficient Power Generation

Sep 08, 2014 at 16:11 | Andy Tully

It was four years ago that researchers at the MIT assembled a piece of yarn out of carbon nanotubes, coated it with TNT and lit it with a laser. Predictably…

Healthy Body, Unhealthy World?

Healthy Body, Unhealthy World?

Sep 08, 2014 at 16:08 | Andy Tully

The U.S. government’s guidelines to healthy eating are at odds with a healthy environment, according to a new report by researchers at the University of Michigan. In fact, it…

Iran Stiffens Resolve to Elude Sanctions in Face of Latest U.S. Penalties

Iran Stiffens Resolve to Elude Sanctions in Face of Latest U.S. Penalties

Sep 05, 2014 at 16:51 | Andy Tully

Iran’s oil minister says recent U.S. penalties against several companies in Iran and elsewhere will only encourage Tehran to evade the sanctions regime imposed to hinder its nuclear energy program.

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