Making clean hydrogen is hard, but researchers just solved a major hurdle

When illuminated by sunlight, the devices can efficiently oxidize water to form oxygen molecules while also generating hydrogen at a separate electrode and exhibit outstanding stability under extended operation. Because…

Islands of Truth Emerging from the Murky Depths of “Sea Level Science”

Using only the 6 regional tide gauges with 100+ years of data, he found after subtracting subsidence effects from the +1.3 mm/year average relative sea level rise, the average absolute…

Despite OPEC price war and lockdowns, USA remained #1 in oil & gas production in 2020

Guest “USA, USA, USA!” by David Middleton JULY 19, 2021United States continued to lead global petroleum and natural gas production in 2020 More petroleum and natural gas was produced in…

Report: Philadelphia’s Electric Bus Fleet in Complete Shambles

More than two dozen electric Proterra buses first unveiled by the city of Philadelphia in 2016 are already out of operation, according to a WHYY investigation.

Germany’s “Katrina”: Officials Left Dams Full For Weeks Even With Heavy Rains In The Forecast

Although the heavy rains had been forecast days in advance, nothing was done to avert the inevitable destruction. Instead of taking responsibility, politicians are blaming climate change in a bid…

Weekly Climate and Energy News Roundup #463

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