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How Tiny Algae Could Be the Big Future of Carbon-Free Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, algae, biofuel, renewables, clean energy )

Freya
- 187 days ago - takepart.com
Despite the hundreds of millions of dollars invested in companies aiming to power the world with pond scum, algae seems to perpetually be the fuel of the future. Now a government-funded consortium hopes to jump-start commercialization of the low-carbon...
Navy Demonstrates Fuel From Seawater Production
Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, energy, research, science, seawater, Navy, fuel, environment, NewTechnology )

Michael
- 216 days ago - ecogeek.org
A team of US Navy research scientists has developed a method to produce liquid fuel from seawater, using CO2 and hydrogen extracted from the ocean and then processed with a metal catalyst to produce liquid fuel.
Could Cars Soon Run on PLASTIC BAGS? Scientists Convert Carriers Into Diesel and Natural Gas
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, science, fuel, energy, environment, scientists )

Carol
- 313 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Don't throw away your plastic bags, they could soon power your car.
NASA's Quest for Green Rocket Fuel Passes Big Test
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, computer, discovery, green technology, NASA, rocket fuel )

Kit
- 532 days ago - livescience.com
NASA's Green Propellant Infusion Mission, or GPIM, has passed its first thruster pulsing test, a major milestone that paves the way for a planned test flight in 2015, agency officials said.
Water as Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: Water as, Fuel, Stanley Meyer, Recollections )

Agnes
- 1066 days ago - pesn.com
Andrew Michrowski pulls from his archives to retell his experience of working with the late Stanley Meyer, who allegedly ran a dune buggy on nothing but water, using an electrolysis process that somehow extracted energy from the environment.
Spanish Scientists Search for Fuel of the Future
Science & Tech  (tags: fuel, Spanish scientist, bio-oil, petroleum )

Anna
- 1365 days ago - news.yahoo.com
In a forest of tubes eight metres high in eastern Spain scientists hope they have found the fuel of tomorrow: bio-oil produced with algae mixed with carbon dioxide from a factory.Almost 400 of the green tubes, filled with millions of microscopic algae....
Synthetic Gasoline For $1.50/Gallon and No Emissions
Science & Tech  (tags: Synthetic Gasoline, Emissions, fuel, oil, co2 )

Anna
- 1428 days ago - news.discovery.com
Administrations dating back to the Nixon years have touted a "get off foreign oil" policy that, to date, has really gone no where. We're still on foreign oil. But now we might have a chance to get on foreign synthetic gasoline.
New Reactor Paves the Way for Efficiently Producing Fuel From Sunlight
Science & Tech  (tags: Reactor, Fuel, Sunlight, energy )

Anna
- 1436 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Using a common metal most famously found in self-cleaning ovens, Sossina Haile hopes to change our energy future. The metal is cerium oxide -- or ceria -- and it is the centerpiece of a promising new technology developed by Haile and her colleagues that..
Satellite to Explore Astronaut Poop as Fuel Source
Science & Tech  (tags: satellite, space, fuel, astronaut )

Sophie
- 1498 days ago - wired.com
The United Nations' first satellite, the $5 million UNESCOSat project, has a pretty clear goal: to find out if astronauts' faeces can be used as an effective fuel source in space.
Making Eco-Friendly Diesel Fuel From Butter
Science & Tech  (tags: diesel, fuel, butter, biodiesel )

Sophie
- 1611 days ago - sciencedaily.com
The search for new raw materials for making biodiesel fuel has led scientists to an unlikely farm product -- butter.
Water Oxidation Advance Boosts Potential for Solar Fuel
Science & Tech  (tags: water, oxidation, solar, fuel )

Leslie
- 1742 days ago - sciencedaily.com
Emory University chemists have developed the most potent homogeneous catalyst known for water oxidation, considered a crucial component for generating clean hydrogen fuel using only water and sunlight.
Japanese Researchers Turn Raw Garbage Into Fuel Matching Heat Output Of Coal
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, fuel, heat output, same as coal, Shizuoka University, Japan, raw garbage and waste plastic, sulpher oxide, refuse-derived fuel, RDF, environment )

Naoko
- 1757 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
Technology to produce fuel with the same heat output as coal from raw garbage and waste plastic has been developed by a group of Japanese researchers. Takeshi Sako of Shizuoka University's Faculty of Engineering and other researchers developed a way to
An Italian Laser Finds How to Produce Hydrogen From Water
Science & Tech  (tags: technology, world, study, scientists, NewTechnology, interesting, italy, hydrogen, water, h20 laser, energy, fuel )

Heather
- 1983 days ago - ecoworldly.com
The method discovered by researcher Roberto Bini and his team from the European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy - University of Florence, uses lasers to produce hydrogen from water under high pressure.
Airlines Could Save $10 Billion a Year With GPS
Science & Tech  (tags: airlines, GPS, fuel, costs, air traffic, NewTechnology )

Eduardo
- 2266 days ago - usatoday.com
U.S. airlines could save $10 billion a year in fuel costs by 2025 if the FAA upgrades to a satellite-based air-traffic control system. As for the upgraded "NextGen" plan, AP says it would cost $35 billion.
How PBS and Chevron Killed Alternative Fuel in 1983
Science & Tech  (tags: SOCIAL engineering, money, oil, PBS, how to make, alcohol, for, fuel, replace, gasoline, censorship, transportation, society, War, war crimes, corruption, americans, ethics, freedoms, media, world, sadness, tv )

Gregory
- 2301 days ago - brasschecktv.com
VIDEO:Twenty-five year ago, America and the rest of the world could have solved its gasoline problem once and for all. But PBS and Chevron had other ideas.A multi-trillion dollar fraud that hooked the modern world on gasoline and methodically buried
 

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