EPA Criticized for Weak Oversight of Drillers'' Toxic-Waste Disposal Wells
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, 23 hours ago
A Government Accountability Office report says environmental regulators are failing to adequately enforce rules for wells used to dispose of toxic waste from oil and gas drilling -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Pure Lithium in Battery May Generate More Powerful Battery
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 30, 2014
Stanford researchers claim they have made a breakthrough in creating a lithium anode -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
White House Warns Delaying Climate Action Costs Billions More
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 29, 2014
A new report shows that failing to combat global warming would dramatically increase the cost of such climate insurance -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Moth Eyes Inspire Different Solar Cell
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 25, 2014
Moth eyes absorb almost all incident light, thus reducing reflection that predators would notice. Researchers have now used the moth eye structure as the basis of a highly efficient solar absorbing... -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Yellow Light Grows the Best Algae for Biofuels
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 24, 2014
Chiplike screening devices show that yellow light gets algae to make more lipids for fuels -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Alternative Fusion Technologies Heat Up
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 24, 2014
Start-ups in fusion-energy research are fueled by venture capital and a lot of hope -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
China and the U.S. Partner to Boost Search for CO2 Capture
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 21, 2014
A new agreement between China and the U.S. may stimulate research on capturing CO2 pollution -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Construction begins in Texas on world’s largest carbon capture facility
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 18, 2014
Carbon Capture and Sequestration (CCS) could be a key technology option in reducing carbon dioxide emissions from the world''s fossil fuel power plants. -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
China and US Partner to Boost Search for CO2 Capture
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 18, 2014
A new agreement between China and the U.S. may stimulate research on capturing CO2 pollution -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
Can the Fern That Cooled the Planet Do It Again?
Scientific American - Alternative Energy Technology, July 15, 2014
Researchers hope to use the fernlike Azolla to reverse the global warming effects of burning fossil fuels -- Read more on ScientificAmerican.com
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