smokestack heat: fuel of the future? escaped heat is an underused resource for electricity and heating. new technology and a push toward energy efficiency could make recycled energy more
the top fifty green start ups. it desperately sought funds to build solar thermal power plants. it then switched strategies and decided to license its technology and sell equipment,
nuclear power plant simulator is a simulation game of nuclear power generation see how much electricity you can generate without causing a meltdown.
pint size hydro power on tap. it can generate as much power as a big coal driven power plant. zammataro estimated that 1,000 of the systems could generate $30 million worth of
solar plant with molten salt storage gets green light. the 'record of decision' for a 110 megawatt solar thermal power plant in nye county, near tonopah, nev. a process
coal to gas venture greatpoint heads to china. $200 million and be located at a coal fired power plant operated by datang huanyin electric power. catalyst recuperated for use
its easy to forget that a normal coal plant takes 10,000 tons of coal each day, or just under 15,000,000 tons in that same 4 year period. thorcons net consumption of uranium is less than
seeding the ocean to capture carbon. four to six months to observe an entire cycle of growth and decay, he said. investments to capture and sequester carbon underground at
think electric cars are truly green? not if their power comes from coal. when a wire is connected to an electric vehicle at one end and a coal fired power plant at the other end,
doe scraps futuregen 'clean coal' project for new tack. a department of energy project to inject carbon dioxide underground at coal plants gets rebooted with a 2015 target date.
financing woes shrink ausra's big solar plans. the financial crisis is making it hard to build massive solar power plants in the u.s. desert, with once high flier ausra shifting its
utility scale solar power plants generally follow one maxim: bigger is better. many of the plants being planned but not yet built range from hundreds of megawatts in size up to
ge, idaho labs turn waste heat into electricity. here's one way to make industry more efficient: a small doe research project seeks to convert megawatts of wasted energy into usable
clean coal, the process of taking the co2 emissions from coal plants and storing them underground, holds more potential for failure than success. clean coal, a global failure in the
using power management techniques to green your it department or heard the debates about building coal fired or nuclear power plants in any jurisdiction, understands why pg and e is
new technology converts exhaust heat into cooling, electricity. and power plants, and converts it to cooling. the system works by combining a vapor compression cooling cycle with an
what's your favorite alternative fuel, and why do you think it's the best? to step up or increase the pollution regulations on a few thousand world wide electrical power plants
solar thermal plants scrap steam for photovoltaic. developers of solar thermal power plants are scrapping plans to use steam technology in favor of ever cheaper solar panels.
desalination without a membrane. solar thermal plants need to be built in the desert, but the power has to be distributed to distant population centers. can produce electricity for
ge inks deal for 'cleaner coal' in china ge and coal power plant operator shenhua group signed a memorandum of understanding to create a joint venture to build plants that use