Felistas Coutinho is the Managing Director of Tujijenge Tanzania, an innovative microfinance institution that is providing loans for clean energy (www.tujijengeafrika.org). In this podcast interview with host Paul Rippey, Felistas talks about all she has learned over the last decade of...
Aircrews evaluated a blend of standard JP-8 fuel and hydro-treated, renewable jet biofuel in an F-15 as part of the Air Force's mission to drastically increase the use of alternative fuels.
Felistus Coutinho is the Managing Director of Tujujenge Tanzania, an innovative microfinance institution that is providing loans for clean energy (www.tujijengeafrika.org). In this podcast interview with host Paul Rippey, Felistus talks about all she has learned over the last decade of...
In an effort to become more energy and cost efficient, companies like Coca-Cola, Michelin and Kimberly-Clark are utilizing fuel cells as part of their daily operations.
The 2.5 megawatt plant will turn manure into gas to produce electricity and keep the waste from being spread as fertilizer on farm land, where it can run off into waterways.
Gina McCarthy from the EPA details the agency's decision to increase the ethanol blend wall from 10 to 15 percent.
The question for the fourth episode of Ask POET comes from Scott Miller, who asks: "What is the ethanol industry doing to reduce its carbon footprint and the amount of water it takes to produce ethanol?" Nathan Schock interviews Erin Heupel, Director of Environment & Technology for POET....
In November 2007, a study by the Conference Board and Americans for the Arts in partnership with the American Association of School Administrators, interviewed school superintendents and business executives to find out their views of creativity.
Artist Matthew Mazzotta shows off the digester system he designed to generate electricity from dog poop.
The engine developed at Argonne National Laboratories optimizes itself to run on gasoline, ethanol, butanol or a combination of the three.
Industrial companies can realize cost, efficiency and operational benefits from an integrated energy master plan vs. a piecemeal approach to managing energy and sustainability initiatives.
Growth in the renewable chemicals is being driven by factors such as a strong pipeline of novel products, government policies, energy prices, consumer awareness and concerns for global warming.
Shahzeen Attari from Columbia University's Earth Institute surveyed a wide host of people on how to save energy. The report showed that most of the public really don't know what to do to really save energy. Small behaviors help, but it's the big changes that have the most impact.
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After BP famously branded itself as “beyond petroleum,” BlueFire Ethanol Fuels is moving “beyond ethanol,” starting with a new brand name: BlueFire Renewables.
KR Sridhar disccuses 'The Future of Fuel Cells' at the 2010 Aspen Ideas Festival.
The National Ignition Facility, located at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, is the world's largest laser system... 192 huge laser beams in a massive building, all focused down at the last moment at a 2 millimeter ball containing frozen hydrogen gas. The goal is to achieve fusion......
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Will a mix of corn-based ethanol and gasoline successfully help to reduce U.S. dependence on foreign oil and lower prices for drivers? Clean Skies News' Dan Goldstein looks at the future of the industry and the debate on what an increase in ethanol could mean for car engines and food prices.
From towers to dishes to linear mirrors to troughs, concentrating solar power (CSP) technologies reflect and collect solar heat to generate electricity. A single CSP plant can generate enough power for about 90,000 homes. This video explains what CSP is, how it works, and how systems like...
Cellulosic biofuels made from agricultural waste have caught the attention of many farmers and could be the next revolution in renewable biofuels production. This video shows how an innovative technology that converts waste products from the corn harvest into renewable biofuels will help...
The Chem.Info editors are constantly on the lookout for emerging technologies. Here are our picks for 2011.
Will increasing the blend wall from 10 percent to 15 percent create new jobs or cause engine corrosion and higher food prices?
Amateur physicist Mark Suppes built a nuclear fusion reactor in a warehouse in Brooklyn.