Energy

Coronavirus Has Shown Alternative Energy Is Luxury Spending, Not Part Of A Realistic Strategy

If you know the government is going to subsidize your business, you are a lot more agreeable to starting a company with questionable prospects than if you have to compete in the free market. If government subsidies decline, you are in real trouble if you h ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Jun 23 2020 - 12:46pm

ELM And The Right Scenario For A Fusion Power Plant

A new operating mode for fusion power avoids instabilities in the plasma that place a heavy load on the vessel wall and to remove heat and particles from the plasma more gently. The aim of fusion energy is to tame atomic nuclei the way the sun does. Becaus ...

Article - News Staff - Jul 3 2020 - 12:52pm

Used PPE Equipment Could Be Repurposed Into Biofuel

The COVID-19 pandemic has led to rampant new use of personal protective equipment (PPE) but we're also facing a problem of more garbage in landfills. It could be trivial but in a world where people people about Keurig K-cups, technology to turn billi ...

Article - News Staff - Aug 4 2020 - 7:31am

Fact-Checking Joe Biden Science Claims On Energy

During last night's Presidential debate, former Obama administration Vice-President and Delaware Senator Joe Biden said something that had Democrats worried and even the most partisan fact checkers holding up an index finger: "I have never said I ...

Article - Hank Campbell - Oct 23 2020 - 3:19pm