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Could Cars Soon Run on PLASTIC BAGS? Scientists Convert Carriers Into Diesel and Natural Gas
Science & Tech  (tags: energy, science, fuel, energy, environment, scientists )

- 1491 days ago -
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 )

- 1709 days ago -
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 )

- 2244 days ago -
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 )

- 2543 days ago -
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 )

- 2606 days ago -
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 )

- 2614 days ago -
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 )

- 2676 days ago -
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 )

- 2789 days ago -
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 )

- 2919 days ago -
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 )

- 2935 days ago -
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 )

- 3161 days ago -
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 )

- 3443 days ago -
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 )

- 3479 days ago -
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
Drivers Mixing Ethanol With Gas to Save Money
Science & Tech  (tags: gasoline, ethanol, car, fuel )

- 3551 days ago -
To save money and support neighboring farms, Scott Dubbelde began mixing gasoline and cheaper, ethanol-based fuel in his cars years ago, driving first to the gasoline pump, and then to the ethanol pump.

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