Saturday, June 25, 2011

GL Zephyr: Dutch Airline To Run 200 Flights On Used Cooking Oil

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/06/22/dutch-airline-to-run-planes-on-cooking-oil/

Heavy air just got a little lighter.

Dan

Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Al Gore Article On Climate Change In Rolling Stone...

http://m.rollingstone.com/entry/view/id/13631/pn/all/p/0/?KSID=bb1faaf6c94d6e1a3055041d8a271337

Saturday, June 18, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Businesses urged to adopt hydrogen and fuel-cell systems
The Engineer
'The installation usually takes less than three days and you can then refuel [a vehicle] in around three seconds — and if the electrolyser is powered by a renewable energy source such as wind power, then the whole process of running a fleet is ...
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Friday, June 17, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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In the Margins: Local car charging station puts Genesee County on ...
MLive.com
... to meet the growing demand for such things as wind turbines and solar panels. Here, Kettering University is making headway in hydrogen cell research, ...

Is nuclear the answer?
LabnewsOnline
The report suggests that 8000 more wind turbines are needed offshore but plans ... a photo-electrochemical approach to generating hydrogen – a serendipitous ...

EcoMotors And Generac Developing Fuel-Efficient, Backup Power ...
TechCrunch
You don't discover hydrogen; you make it. And you have to count the making. You can't pretend it's not there. Now, you can do it with wind and other things ...

Fukushima: It's much worse than you think
Aljazeera.net
It also lead to hydrogen explosions and reactor meltdowns that forced evacuations ... Gundersen, a licensed reactor operator with 39 years of nuclear power ...

 

Thursday, June 16, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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So much energy needed to build windfarms
Wirral Globe
I have to say, that when I first heard of power from the wind, ... been funnelled into research and development of hydrogen based energy and/or solar-cells, ...

LowCVP study highlights importance of measuring whole life carbon ...
IBTimes
... electricity to power the hybrid Auris production facility and wind power at ... As a wider range of electric, biofuel and potentially hydrogen vehicles ...

 

Eating Olive Oil May Lower Risk Of Strokes For 65+ Year-Olds

Eating Olive Oil May Lower Risk Of Strokes For 65+ Year-Olds

 

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/06/15/olive-oil-could-lower-stroke-risk-study/

 

 

Not exactly wind-power-related, but something good.

 

Full disclosure: I grew up with Italian grandparents and prefer vinegar & oil dressing and olive oil on my bread rather than butter. (Except raisin toast or English muffins.) I generally eat olive oil several days per week.

 

Sweet breezes,

 

Dan

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Solar, wind power could provide a boost for hydrogen
Greenbang
Using renewables to power electrolysis that way could produce hydrogen for energy storage with “almost no effect on the climate, it asserts. ...

PEI energy commission announced
CBC.ca
Hassard, one of the five commission members, is the chair of the Wind Energy Institute ... "PEI Energy Corp has been working with hydrogen as a potential. ...

GOP hopefuls recycle energy talking points
Politico
Hydrogen powered vehicles face many of the same obstacles as NG vehicles, ... Also I think every new residential home should have both a wind turbine and a ...


Politico

Merkel Panics at Fukushima, French Physicist Yawns: What France Is ...
Bloomberg
Yet he voices a preference for that shortcoming over the prospect of ruining the French landscape with 100000 wind farms or solar panels carpeting an area ...

TOP Oil Market News: Crude Near One-Month Low; Supply May Fall
Bloomberg
Infigen Energy, an Australian developer of renewable-energy projects, agreed to sell its German wind-power assets for 154.6 million euros ($222 million) to ...

 

U.N. - Cutting Soot & Smog Emissions Would Curb Climate Change - Partially

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/06/14/curb-soot-and-smog-to-keep-earth-cool-says-un/

Cool news - if it happens.

Dan

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Farmer's application for 40.5m wind turbine at Garvock approved
Scotland Courier
A previous application in the area for a six-turbine wind farm had been refused by the ... "Times are changing and new tractors will be powered by hydrogen. ...

In Storage, Let's Hear It for Zinc
Greentech Media
If you wanted to store 10 percent of the energy that will get generated by the world's wind turbines in 2020, you would only need 2.3 million tons of zinc. ...

The Quest For Greener Ships
Risk WatchDog
Solar, nuclear and wind power are all being investigated by shipping firms ... of a hybrid power system using large nickel hydrogen batteries (gigacells), ...

Climate change is a great challenge of 21st century: Official
IBNLive.com
In addition to shifting to hydrogen economy, a greater surge in the utilisation of solar energy, geothermal energy, wave and tidal power, wind energy and ...

 

Monday, June 13, 2011

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'Bula company a player in wind power production
istockAnalyst.com
All of MFG's work up to this point has been for land-based wind farms in the ... is also involved in hydrogen cell production for the next generation of the ...

 

Friday, June 10, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Councillors give “sensitive” wind turbine the green light
Mearns Today
It fulfils a useful function and you will hardly be able to see it from many parts of Laurencekirk. “Times are changing and new tractors will be powered by hydrogen. The turbine presents very little optical intrusion and it is a very good project. ...
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Clean Energy Pitfalls
RenewablesBiz
“ I think hydrogen can play a very important role in energy storage, that is using extra energy from wind, solar to produce H2, and then when needed, transform H2 to electricity by means of fuel cell,” was this conclusion. ...
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RenewablesBiz

 

Thursday, June 09, 2011

New MIT-Developed "Liquid Battery" Could Revolutionize Electric Cars & Power Grid...

http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2011/06/09/breakthrough-in-battery-technology-could-revolutionize-electric-vehicles/



Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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AEG Power Solutions' Rectifier Solution Chosen for Hybrid Power Plant of Enertrag
Power-Gen Worldwide
According to a June 6 release, this project, officially launched by German Chancellor Angela Merkel on April 21, 2009, marks a "technological breakthrough" in wind power generation. Hydrogen in this process is used to store energy produced and ...
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On the Wrong Side of History? Nukes and India
CounterPunch
In 2010, for the first time, worldwide cumulative installed capacity of wind turbines, small hydro, biomass and solar power reached 381000 MW, outpacing the installed nuclear capacity of 375000 MW prior to Fukushima. The global nuclear industry faces a ...
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Tuesday, June 07, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Local GM site tries to keep U.S. in fuel cell race
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Hydrogen is produced in the Buffalo area, and there is a possibility of creating hydrogen at wind farms in the Southern Tier and at Niagara Falls. The downside to taxpayer investment, of course, is that if fuel-cell vehicles don't catch on in the ...
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Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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AEG Power Solutions' Rectifier Solution Selected for the Hybrid Power Plant of ...
Business Wire (press release)
This project, officially launched by German Chancellor Angela Merkel on April 21, 2009 marks a technological breakthrough in wind power generation. Hydrogen in this process is used to store energy produced and re-inject it in the grid on requirement. ...
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Rural Affairs - but not the INFIDELITY that leads to marriage break-ups
Yass Tribune (blog)
Wind farms are just one of a number of sources mooted as alternative clean supplies of energy along with tidal and hydro stations, hydrogen fuel, solar, geo-thermal, biomass/gas fuels etc etc - and the development of 'safer' nuclear power. ...
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Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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5 minutes with… actress and TV presenter and Lisa Rogers
TheChargingPoint.com
I think one reason electric cars get so much stick is because it is possible for people to generate their own power at home, through solar panels, or hydro generation if they live beside a river or through a wind turbine. ...
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TheChargingPoint.com

 

Sunday, June 05, 2011

GL Zephyr: This Is What I'm Using On My New Ink...

It's called Too Shea, and it's carried by Bath & Body Works. It's 100% shea nut butter with no additives. This stuff is the best for dry skin issues.

Dan

Saturday, June 04, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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1 new result for hydrogen, wind, power

 

Technological advances widen energy choices for homes and businesses
Herald Sun
While solar and wind power are pegged as the top renewable energy sources for the coming decades, new techniques including wave power and deep underground steam generation are also being developed. Cam Walker, of Friends of the Earth Melbourne, ...
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Wednesday, June 01, 2011

Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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Nuclear power is unsustainable!
Gerson Lehrman Group
Supporting & promoting Nuclear power is not correct and world technologists should try and focus to develop a sustainable alternative technology like Hydrogen Fuel Cell or Solar Energy with a combination of wind and Hydrogen Fuel Cell technology. ...
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Google Alert - hydrogen, wind, power

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f-cell 2011: Hydrogen –contribution to an ecologically responsible future ...
Fuel Cell Markets Ltd
An electrolyzer driven with wind power that is currently not required produces hydrogen from water, providing intermediate storage for unevenly available wind energy. The hydrogen is then passed on either to a hydrogen service station and into the ...
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