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Plane rides of the future could be fueled by table scraps
One person’s trash is another’s jet fuel.
Why The Paris Climate Agreement Can’t Save The Planet
Two months on, the accord is a good start, but more is needed
Green Energy Scheme To Burn Beetle-Infested Trees For Electricity
A U.S. Forest Service program tries to make lemons into lemonade.
Using Wood As Biofuel May Be Worse For The Planet Than We Thought
New data suggests logging could release large amounts of previously ignored carbon into the atmosphere.
The Denver Zoo’s Poo-Powered Rickshaw Turns Animal Waste into Energy
Teddy Roosevelt famously said “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.” The folks at the Denver … Continued
How Power Happens: Tracing the Sources of U.S. Energy
Green technology is on the rise, but the U.S. still consumes an enormous amount of fossil fuels
Burning Waste From Whisky Production, a Scottish Energy Project Will Power 9,000 Homes
Regretting having that “one more” scotch last night? This might make you feel a little better: your tipple of choice … Continued
New Method Swaps Pressurized Biomass For Petroleum in Plastics, Cosmetics
An accidental chemistry discovery could lead to a new method for making antifreeze, moisturizer and plastic bottles out of biomass … Continued
The Undersea Hunt for Intraterrestrial Life
"IT" organisms may make up more than half of life on Earth
Poplar Science: Producing More Biomass from Genetically Beefed-Up Trees
While an all-biofuel economy is a nice notion, we often overlook the fact that biofuel sources, while renewable, are limited … Continued