New Lab Report: How to Cut the Cost of Wind Energy in Half

  From Energy.gov Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy August 23, 2017 New energy science and technological breakthroughs could cut the cost of wind energy in half by 2030—making it fully competitive with the fuel cost of natural gas. This new finding is outlined in a report by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL)…

Biofuels from bacteria

Sandia Labs News Releases August 21, 2017 From Sandia National Labs Sandia helps HelioBioSys understand new clean energy source LIVERMORE, Calif.—You might not cook with this sugar, but from a biofuels standpoint, it’s pretty sweet. A Bay Area company has patented a group of three single-celled, algae-like organisms that, when grown together, can produce high…

Study: Naomi Oreskes Claims Exxon Mobil Misled About Climate

Guest essay by Eric Worrall What do you do if nobody cares about your hardline green hate campaign against Exxon? You re-present your position as a study, of course. Assessing ExxonMobil’s climate change communications (1977–2014) Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes This paper assesses whether ExxonMobil Corporation has in the past misled the general public about…