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Plant Scraps Yield High Quality Jet Fuel

What can farms and timber companies provide high performance aviation? If a Chinese research team continues to build on a new process, they may be able to convert plant [...]

August 19, 2019 // 0 Comments

Engineering Energy from Human Waste

By Prof. Ioannis Ieropoulos, University of the West of England Reprinted from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Blog Ioannis Ieropoulos [...]

September 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

New Catalyst May Slash Fuel Cell Cost

While fuel cells have the potential to power many different kinds of vehicles and devices, widespread use has been limited by a number of factors. Besides refueling [...]

January 22, 2018 // 0 Comments

First 100% Solar Train Shines in Australia

Chalk this one up to the accelerated growth of efficient solar technology. In Australia, a railroad company has restored a derelict heritage train to run completely on [...]

December 22, 2017 // 2 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

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