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A Detailed Look at the Middle East OPEC Oil Reserves

Dec 01, 2010 at 11:31

According to the BP statistical review of world energy 2010, the big six Middle East OPEC oil producers (Saudi Arabia, Iran, Iraq, Kuwait, Unite Arab Emirates (UAE) and Qatar)…

Will Fossil Fuels be Disrupted by this Future Multi Trillion Dollar Industry

Dec 01, 2010 at 11:22

Greg Mitchell, a researcher at the prestigious Scripps Institute of Oceanography, expects seaweed to become a multi-trillion dollar industry -- sometime after a ten year developmental period. This new industry…

CO2 Being Used to Increase Oil Extraction

Dec 01, 2010 at 11:07

Researchers have developed a soap-like additive for CO2 that turns it into a viable solvent for commercial-scale enhanced oil recovery to increase the amount of crude oil that can be…

Are Ethanol Producers Exporting Taxpayer Subsidized Ethanol

Nov 30, 2010 at 10:30

Ulterior Motives Behind the Ethanol Pipeline? Ethanol producers in the Midwest have lobbied for support to build a pipeline to ship their ethanol to the East Coast. As I…

Nuclear Power: Safer, Cheaper, More Reliable and No CO2

Nov 30, 2010 at 10:25

One of the features of nuclear power which is most attractive to a large segment of the population, is the fact that it does not emit CO2. Among all baseload…

Pssst! Have You Heard About Rhodium

Nov 30, 2010 at 08:31

When I was at the New York Hard Asset Investment Conference weeks ago, every hour someone would stop by my table, mention the word “rhodium”, and walk away. My interest…

The Impact Climate Change has on Food Supplies

Nov 30, 2010 at 08:27

Understanding how carbon dioxide impacts food quality is vital to tackle malnutrition effectively, says agricultural researcher Lewis Ziska. Researchers are focusing much attention on how to adapt agriculture to ensure…

US Natural Gas Supplies Exploding Without Apparent End

Nov 29, 2010 at 11:19

Gas abundance is not limited to the U.S. The latest World Energy Outlook report by the International Energy Agency (IEA) released in early November basically threw the entire natural gas…

Reality Check for the Miracle Biofuel Crop Jatropha

Nov 29, 2010 at 11:03

The hardy jatropha tree as a biofuel source may not be the panacea for smallholders that some have claimed, say Miyuki Iiyama and James Onchieku. It sounds too good to…

EU to Unveil New Carbon Emissions Scheme

Nov 29, 2010 at 11:00

The European Commission said on Monday a proposal to limit the use of some carbon credits from industrial gas projects in its emissions trading scheme might be unveiled during a…

250,000 Secret U.S. Diplomatic Cables released by WikiLeaks

Nov 29, 2010 at 10:49

WikiLeaks' release of a quarter of a million confidential diplomatic cables will embarrass Washington -- but in all probability will not have more serious policy consequences for the United States.…

Despite Recent Reports Peak Coal is a Long Way Off

Nov 27, 2010 at 11:31

There has been a growing trend toward predicting an imminent peak to the production of coal. Just this last week Nature carried an article that précised Richard Heinberg’s recent book…

How the Nuclear Renaissance Could Benefit Developing Countries

Nov 27, 2010 at 11:27

The world is on the brink of a nuclear power renaissance, and developing countries may also benefit, according to researchers. In a study published in Science, British researchers outlined a…

Solar Stocks to Soar?

Nov 26, 2010 at 09:20

Solar stocks are too cheap, and a correction is on the cards next year, according to banking group Jefferies. “We have a view that this sector is oversold,” Bruce Huber,…

Coal Mining and the Highwall Method

Nov 26, 2010 at 09:06

There is an aspect of coal mining that gets relatively little attention, even though it is growing in popularity, It is with this method that I will conclude this series…

Transitions: France, India, Iraq, Jordan, Madagascar

Nov 26, 2010 at 09:03

France: Pres. Nicolas Sarkozy reshuffled the French Cabinet on November 14, 2010, to prepare for the 2012 Presidential Elections. He added more conservatives to the Cabinet, and 31 members were…

Why Qatar is a Threat to Natural Gas Prices

Nov 25, 2010 at 11:32

The world is seeing an unprecedented build-out in liquified natural gas (LNG) capacity. Look at the chart below, from energy advisors Point Carbon. In 2009, worldwide LNG export capacity rose…

Forget a Potential Oil Shortage: A shortage of this Mineral Would be Much Worse

Nov 25, 2010 at 11:19

Most folks think an oil embargo or a running out of supply would be a disaster, some even realize oil could drive nations to war. But there is a much…

CO2 Emissions Increase in 2010

Nov 25, 2010 at 11:16

During the heart of the recession in 2009, CO2 emissions fell as economic activity slowed. Now that the world is seeing modest signs at recovery, the pace of economic activity…

Safety and Security Advantages of Small Nuclear Reactors

Nov 25, 2010 at 10:13

Ever since Chernobyl, much of the public has been afraid of nuclear power plants. While there are no nuclear plants in Western Europe, North America, or Oceania which are designed…

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