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Beam It Up, Scottie: A/C Using No Electricity

The concept: Air conditioning and cooling are a major requirement for industry and residential areas, but use significant amounts of energy that tax the grid at peak hours. [...]

September 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Turning Electronics Heat into a Fuel Source

There has been a good deal of discussion recently about larger scale thermal energy storage and how it needs to be part of our renewable energy landscape. New work is also [...]

September 17, 2017 // 0 Comments

Targeting that Fracking Wastewater

The hydraulic fracturing (fracking) industry doesn’t have a lot of positives to show for itself. While the technology has helped to wean the US from dependence on foreign [...]

May 31, 2017 // 0 Comments

Coffee Perk: Grounds Remove Lead from Water

Coffee is one of the most popular drinks in the U.S., which makes for a perky population — but it also creates a lot of used grounds. A team of researchers at the Italian [...]

December 30, 2016 // 0 Comments

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